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Nebraska Students Celebrate at In-Person Commencement
Nebraska Students Celebrate at In-Person Commencement
May 7 2021 9:00 AM
With the last 16 months redefining the phrase Husker Power, more than 3,500 University of Nebraska–Lincoln students prepare to graduate during the first in-person commencement since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic. While the College of Business doctoral and master’s ceremony is planned at Pinnacle Bank Arena, May 7 at 4 p.m., the business undergraduates celebrate for the first time at Memorial Stadium on Tom Osborne Field, May 8 at 10 a.m., weather permitting. » Full Article
Nebraska Business Retains Prestigious AACSB Accreditation
Nebraska Business Retains Prestigious AACSB Accreditation
Apr 7 2021 6:00 PM
The College of Business at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln earned reaccreditation by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) for an additional five-year period. One of the 17 AACSB charter members in 1916, Nebraska builds upon its more than 100-year history as a leading business school with this reaccreditation. Only 5% of all business schools globally receive the designation, a worldwide marker of quality in business education. » Full Article
Achievements for April 2021
Achievements for April 2021
Apr 2 2021 9:00 AM
Learn more about recent honors, appointments and publications at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business in this month's achievements column. The achievements of faculty, staff and students are grouped within the college’s three mission-focused goals of research + discovery, learning + transformation and connection + engagement. » Full Article
Nebraska Offers New Online M.S. in Supply Chain Management
Nebraska Offers New Online M.S. in Supply Chain Management
Mar 16 2021 9:00 AM
The new online Master of Science in Supply Chain Management at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business allows students to pursue a flexible graduate degree in a fast-paced, growing field. Supply chain management serves a critical component of virtually every industry with high demand for individuals who can help organizations better understand, manage and coordinate their supply chains. » Full Article
Nearly 1,400 Business Huskers Named to Fall Dean's List
Nearly 1,400 Business Huskers Named to Fall Dean's List
Feb 10 2021 9:00 AM
University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business students made it matter last fall semester as 1,385 of them earned placement on the Dean’s List. The honor comes in the midst of a global pandemic, which pushed business students to discover new ways to engage and learn. » Full Article
Achievements for February 2021
Achievements for February 2021
Feb 5 2021 9:00 AM
Learn more about recent honors, appointments and publications at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business in this month's achievements column. The achievements of faculty, staff and students are grouped within the college’s three mission-focused goals of research + discovery, learning + transformation and connection + engagement. » Full Article
Achievements for January 2021
Achievements for January 2021
Jan 8 2021 9:00 AM
Learn more about recent honors, appointments and publications at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business in this month's achievements column. The achievements of faculty, staff and students are grouped within the college’s three mission-focused goals of research + discovery, learning + transformation and connection + engagement. » Full Article
Student Shares Coping Skills, Perspectives on Unusual Year
Student Shares Coping Skills, Perspectives on Unusual Year
Jan 5 2021 9:00 AM
Elijah Merritt isn’t sure he knows what a typical college experience is yet. Since he started his collegiate career in the fall of 2019, every semester has been completely different. But he’s making the most of it by mentoring younger students and building out a community for students of color as president of Brother2Brother. » Full Article
Warren Buffett Shares Excitement of Go Big Grad
Warren Buffett Shares Excitement of Go Big Grad
Dec 21 2020 1:00 PM
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln conferred 1,404 degrees to students during “Go Big Grad: A Graduation Celebration” at 9 a.m. Dec. 19. During the celebration, the University of Nebraska–Lincoln conferred 1,404 degrees to students and the Chancellor talked to Buffett in a pre-recorded phone conversation. » Full Article
Business Students Praised for Meeting Pandemic Challenge on Road to Graduation
Business Students Praised for Meeting Pandemic Challenge on Road to Graduation
Dec 18 2020 9:00 AM
Business students graduating from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln demonstrated their resourcefulness this semester amid transforming learning environments during COVID-19. More than 270 students receiving business degrees now look to lead the future of business as they commence their new careers. » Full Article
Supply Chain Stressed But Not Broken by Pandemic
Supply Chain Stressed But Not Broken by Pandemic
Dec 7 2020 4:00 PM
An expert in supply chain management, Shawntell Kroese’s field has never been more top of mind to consumers — or students. » Full Article
Achievements for December 2020
Achievements for December 2020
Dec 4 2020 9:00 AM
Learn more about recent honors, appointments and publications at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business in this month's achievements column. The achievements of faculty, staff and students are grouped within the college’s three mission-focused goals of research + discovery, learning + transformation and connection + engagement. » Full Article
Xu Examines Mechanism to Speed Drug Approval Process
Xu Examines Mechanism to Speed Drug Approval Process
Dec 1 2020 9:00 AM
Dr. Liang (Leon) Xu, assistant professor of supply chain management and analytics, adopted his research track in the supply chain of pharmaceuticals as a Ph.D. student when his former advisor was diagnosed with cancer. The significance of his research today looms large, as a potential vaccine for COVID-19 and its distribution recently grabbed national headlines. » Full Article
Achievements for November 2020
Achievements for November 2020
Nov 6 2020 9:00 AM
Learn more about recent honors, appointments and publications at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business in this month's achievements column. The achievements of faculty, staff and students are grouped within the college’s three mission-focused goals of research + discovery, learning + transformation and connection + engagement. » Full Article
Faculty, Staff and Students Find Silver Linings During Pandemic
Faculty, Staff and Students Find Silver Linings During Pandemic
Oct 13 2020 9:00 AM
From learning to use Zoom to discovering new in-home workouts, the COVID-19 pandemic influenced the way people spend their time. As more than 4,000 students and 200 faculty and staff at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business worked and learned remotely this spring and summer and some courses continue to be taught or taken in different formats this fall, many decided to make their newfound free time during the pandemic matter. » Full Article
Achievements for October 2020
Achievements for October 2020
Oct 2 2020 9:00 AM
Learn more about recent honors, appointments and publications at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business in this month's achievements column. The achievements of faculty, staff and students are grouped within the college’s three mission-focused goals of research + discovery, learning + transformation and connection + engagement. » Full Article
New Graduate Certificate Program Blends Analytics with Supply Chain
New Graduate Certificate Program Blends Analytics with Supply Chain
Sep 22 2020 9:00 AM
Although disruptions in the global economy took a toll on business this year, a new online graduate certificate program in supply chain analytics teaches students to navigate the new normal of change. The program strengthens skills that integrate big data with demands of modern logistics in four online eight-week courses. » Full Article
Ten New Faculty Strengthen Teaching and Research at Nebraska Business
Ten New Faculty Strengthen Teaching and Research at Nebraska Business
Sep 17 2020 9:00 AM
Dr. Kathy Farrell, James Jr. and Susan Stuart Endowed Dean of the College of Business, announced 10 new faculty who will help advance the college’s mission-focused goals in the 2020-21 academic year. They drive discovery with impactful research, create opportunity through transformative teaching and build meaningful connections at Nebraska Business. » Full Article
Achievements for September 2020
Achievements for September 2020
Sep 4 2020 9:00 AM
Learn more about recent honors, appointments and publications at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business in this month's achievements column. The achievements of faculty, staff and students are grouped within the college’s three mission-focused goals of research + discovery, learning + transformation and connection + engagement. » Full Article
128 Summer Business Graduates Prepared for Success
128 Summer Business Graduates Prepared for Success
Aug 14 2020 9:00 AM
Business students graduating this summer can participate in Go Big Grad: A Husker Graduation Celebration, happening online Aug. 15. The virtual program begins streaming at 9 a.m. at https://commencement.unl.edu and can also be seen on a live broadcast by NET. » Full Article
Achievements for August 2020
Achievements for August 2020
Aug 7 2020 9:00 AM
Learn more about recent honors, appointments and publications at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business in this month's achievements column. The achievements of faculty, staff and students are grouped within the college’s three mission-focused goals of research + discovery, learning + transformation and connection + engagement. » Full Article
Zhu Research Examines Monetary Supply Chain
Zhu Research Examines Monetary Supply Chain
Aug 4 2020 9:00 AM
Everyone knows the frustration of not having the right change to complete a purchase. Dr. Yunxia (Peter) Zhu, assistant professor of supply chain management and business analytics at the College of Business, believes his research exploring the supply chain of currency may contain solutions to a situation made worse by the COVID-19 pandemic. » Full Article
Achievements for July 2020
Achievements for July 2020
Jul 10 2020 9:00 AM
Learn more about recent honors, appointments and publications at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business in this month's achievements column. The achievements of faculty, staff and students are grouped within the college’s three mission-focused goals of research + discovery, learning + transformation and connection + engagement. » Full Article
Spring Dean’s List Recognizes Record Number
Spring Dean’s List Recognizes Record Number
Jun 19 2020 5:00 AM
In recognition for their exceptional academic success in the spring 2020 semester, 1,512 University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business students achieved Dean’s List accolades. This collection of future leaders in business comprises the largest single-semester group of students commended by the college for this honor. They overcame an abrupt shift to remote learning during the COVID-19 pandemic to achieve their academic success. » Full Article
Three New Summer Online Courses Offered
Three New Summer Online Courses Offered
May 14 2020 9:00 AM
Offered in the first five-week session, the course explores the supply chain structure of popular and necessary products that experienced shortages and stock-outs, the impact of the pandemic on food supply chains, and the role of government policies in promoting supply chain responsiveness. Students will discuss lessons learned, particularly strategies for building resilient supply chains and the role of emerging innovations and technology, to address supply chain needs in the future. » Full Article
“Go Big Grad” Offers Unique Celebration for Graduates
“Go Big Grad” Offers Unique Celebration for Graduates
May 7 2020 9:00 AM
Students graduating from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln in May 2020 receive a unique celebration due to COVID-19 restrictions. Though traditionally a time for family and friends from around the world to join together in Lincoln, this semester a virtual celebration held May 9 from 9-9:30 a.m. concludes the academic career of many students. » Full Article
Achievements for May 2020
Achievements for May 2020
May 1 2020 9:00 AM
College of Business students, faculty and staff recognized for recent achievements include: Ahmed Ahmed, Ahmed Al-Zadjali, Elaina Bailey, Shama Banu Shaik, Kylie Becker, Luke Bogus, Devan Buescher, Connor Bourdreau, Jason Chan, Audrey Erker, Dr. Scott M. Fuess Jr., Cooper Grabenstein, Eric Hallman, Sierra Hassel, Nicole Hawthorne, Simon Hovis, Caleb Krohn, Dr. Rachel Larson, Hana Lee, Alyson Lenz, Trevor Lockard, Skylar Lowe, Yashaswini Manoj, Derek Minus, Mary Morton, Abby Nelson, Kennedy Nguyen, Ryan Nyffeler, Ryota Okutsu, Dr. J Kalu Osiri, Jacob Peddicord, Carli Pfeil, Meghan Schuette, Shilpa Somraj, Rohan Thakker, Cindy Valladares, Peyton Walker, Givon Washington, Ryan Wolff, Dr. Biyu Wu, Yan Yang and Dongrong Zhuang. The achievements are grouped within the college’s three mission-focused goals of research + discovery, learning + transformation and connection + engagement. » Full Article
­Achievements for April 2020
­Achievements for April 2020
Apr 2 2020 9:00 AM
College of Business students, faculty and staff recognized for recent achievements include: Josephine Borene, Aria Budden, Madison Davis, Maryann Erickson, Dr. Kathy Farrell, Dr. Samantha Fairclough, Erica Gesner, Matthew Hall, Sheri Irwin-Gish, Harrison Lloyd, Dr. Andre Maciel, Vincent Malene, Dr. Brandi McManus, Karolin Murad, Makayla O’Harra, Rachel Olig, Jake Piccini, Dr. Jennifer Ryan, Shama Shaik, Adam Stiles, Dr. Eric Thompson, Blaine Wikoff and Ryan Wolff. » Full Article
Araz Research Prepares for Pandemic Decision-Making
Araz Research Prepares for Pandemic Decision-Making
Mar 23 2020 9:00 AM
Schools close, elderly populations are isolated and businesses shut down due to the coronavirus pandemic spreading across the planet. Dr. Özgür Araz, associate professor of supply chain management and analytics and Robert B. Daugherty Water for Food Institute Faculty Fellow at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln, believes decisions imposed to change the way we live in the short-term stem from critical research analysis now in the hands of government and health care providers. » Full Article
Fall Dean’s List Recognizes Record Number
Fall Dean’s List Recognizes Record Number
Feb 10 2020 9:00 AM
In recognition for their exceptional academic success in the fall 2019 semester, 1,199 University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business students achieved Dean’s List accolades. This collection of future leaders in business comprises the largest single-semester group of students commended by the college for this honor. » Full Article
Clifton Strengths Institute Introduces New Coaches
Clifton Strengths Institute Introduces New Coaches
Jan 28 2020 9:00 AM
The Clifton Strengths Institute at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln continued its groundbreaking approach to impact student success with the addition of 42 new undergraduate student strengths coaches for the 2020-21 academic year. The students join a team of returning coaches to serve as mentors to more than 750 first-year College of Business students enrolled in Professional Enhancement I: Investing in Strengths (BSAD 111). » Full Article
Achievements for January 2020
Achievements for January 2020
Jan 17 2020 9:00 AM
College of Business students, faculty, staff and departments/units recognized for recent achievements include: Mahaa Albusharif, Dr. Ozgur Araz, Ryan Blum, Ethan Carlson, Jennifer Davidson, Dillon Dugan, Harley Edic, Carolyn Fraher, Luke Gomez, Erik Goodwin, Katelyn Hill, Dr. Tom Kubick, Katie Lamb, Brendon Lofgren, Coy Ludwig, MBA@Nebraska, Miranda McWatters, John Nguyen, Selena Nguyen, Connor O'Meara, Dr. Thomas Omer, Wyatt Packard, Guilber Sorto, Peyton Walker, Chenlu Wang, Abyn Yacob and the Communications, Marketing and External Relations office. » Full Article
Graduation Class Recognized for Getting Involved
Graduation Class Recognized for Getting Involved
Dec 19 2019 9:00 AM

December College of Business graduates followed a shared path through involvement in clubs and organizations creating new friendships and lifelong relationships to carry with them in their future pursuits. The graduates start their next chapters with those strong connections following the University of Nebraska–Lincoln Commencement activities being held this weekend.

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Achievements for December 2019
Achievements for December 2019
Dec 6 2019 9:00 AM
College of Business students, faculty, staff and departments/units recognized for recent achievements include: Andrew Adelson, Kate Alston, Jessica Aragon, Dr. Demet Batur, Luke Bogus, Cameron Claborn, Ashley Clegg, Debra Cosgrove, Hailey Coufal, Jennifer Davidson, Brooks Douglass, Charles Erker, Levi Gipson, Alex Hoffman, Joey Jeanetta, Connor Jolley, Ryan Kalkwarf, Hannah Krajicek, Katie Lamb, Megan McCann, Adrianna McKing, Edwin Mendez-Rodriguez, Arihant Mittal, Kayleen Mourey, Frances Munro, Justin Myers, Wyatt Packard, Grace Partridge, Dr. Jennifer Ryan, Timothy Schartz, Jordan Seitz, Dr. Eric Thompson, Dr. Chris Timm, Max Van Arsdall, Allison Weber, Jenna Zeleny, Beta Alpha Psi, Big Red Startups, the Management major program and MBA@Nebraska. » Full Article
Batur: Easing Internet Traffic Jams
Batur: Easing Internet Traffic Jams
Nov 14 2019 9:00 AM
With so many mobile devices and other wireless users jumping on the information superhighway, the airwaves are experiencing traffic jams. That’s a conundrum for internet service providers and their customers, who pay for services that ISPs will soon be unable to guarantee during wireless rush hours. » Full Article
Students Create Value to Their Own Beat
Students Create Value to Their Own Beat
Oct 8 2019 9:00 AM
What can you do with Post-It Notes to create the most value possible? The question left student teams at the Innovation Challenge at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln scrambling to create a project centered on producing the greatest value using the office supply item in whatever way they defined “value”. » Full Article
Achievements for October 2019
Achievements for October 2019
Oct 4 2019 9:00 AM
College of Business students, faculty, staff and departments/units recognized for recent achievements include: Dr. Arthur Allen, Dr. Sam Allgood, Taggart Bailey, Becky Barnard, Dr. Tammy E. Beck, Heather Clemens, Dr. Aaron Crabtree,  Natasha Crawford J.D., Dr. Jimmy Downes, Dr. Kyle Gibson, Dr. Amanda Gonzales, Dr. Marijane Hancock, Katie Hauge, Kerri Hiatt, Michelle Jacobs, Dr. Imran Khan, Chad Mardesen, Dr. Tawnya Means, Jen Mostek, John Ruhl, Dr. Jennifer Ryan, Dr. Timothy Strother, Dr. Eric Thompson, Sue Vagts, Dr. Jing Wang, Charles Waterson, Sara Weixelman, Nicholas Wiebelhaus and Margo Young. » Full Article
Students Recognized for Academic Excellence
Students Recognized for Academic Excellence
Sep 30 2019 9:00 AM
In a celebration of exceptional academic success, the University of Nebraska­–Lincoln College of Business recognized 97 students at the annual College of Business Student Awards Reception on September 25 at Howard L. Hawks Hall. Awards received by students at the top of their respective classes included the Clifford M. Hicks Scholar, Delta Sigma Pi Scholarship Key, LeRossignol Scholar Award and William Gold Scholar Award. » Full Article
Four Steps to Career Fair Success
Four Steps to Career Fair Success
Sep 12 2019 9:00 AM
Business students looking to bolster their future careers can take practical action steps to achieve their dreams leading up to the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Career Fair, Tuesday, September 24, 1-5 p.m. at Pinnacle Bank Arena. Whether a freshman, senior or anywhere in between, it is never too early to prepare according to Dr. Rachel Larson, director of the Business Career Center. » Full Article
Achievements for September 2019
Achievements for September 2019
Sep 6 2019 9:00 AM
College of Business students, faculty, staff and departments/units recognized for recent achievements include: Dr. Sam Allgood, Dr. Robert Campbell, Brennan Costello, the DREAMBIG Academy, Umeda Islamova, Dr. Fred Luthans, Dr. Laura Poppo, Katie Sewell, Dr. Daniel Tannenbaum, Dr. Eric Thompson and Dr. Liang (Leon) Xu. » Full Article
From Grit to Glory: Nebraska Business Grads Celebrated
From Grit to Glory: Nebraska Business Grads Celebrated
Aug 16 2019 8:30 AM
More than 125 business students receive their glory at commencement ceremonies this weekend after years of showing their academic grit at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business. The August 17 ceremony features a commencement address by Susan Fritz, who became interim president of the University of Nebraska on August 15. » Full Article
Sönmez Drives Sustainability to Help Feed Families
Sönmez Drives Sustainability to Help Feed Families
Aug 14 2019 8:00 AM
As a child in Turkey, Dr. Erkut Sönmez felt a pull inside leading him to become a scientist but wondered how he could use his calling to make a difference. Little did he know by working long summers on his grandfather’s farm, a seed was being planted that would one day take root in Nebraska. » Full Article
Experience Community at Back to School Bash
Experience Community at Back to School Bash
Jul 30 2019 9:00 AM
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business kicks off the 2019-20 school year at the seventh annual Back to School Bash Friday, August 23, 2-4 p.m. Hosted at Howard L. Hawks Hall, new and returning students, parents, alumni, business partners, faculty and staff are welcome to attend the event sponsored by Sandhills Global. Attendees at the event also will celebrate the 150-year legacy of the university. You can RSVP at https://business.unl.edu/bash. » Full Article
Achieving Glory: Spring Dean’s List
Achieving Glory: Spring Dean’s List
Jun 18 2019 9:00 AM
Demonstrating their drive for realizing academic success, 960 University of Nebraska-Lincoln students earned a place on the College of Business Dean’s List for the 2019 spring semester. » Full Article
Achievements for June 2019
Achievements for June 2019
Jun 7 2019 9:00 AM
College of Business students, faculty, staff and departments/units recognized for recent achievements include: Beth Alexander, Mark Barrera, Dr. Tammy Beck, Erin Burnette, Regan Burnham, Paula Caldwell, Isabel Cheesman, Jennifer Davidson, Clyde Davis, Dr. Samantha Fairclough, Maddie Gaber, Dr. Amanda Gonzales, Sheri Irwin-Gish, Dr. Uchechukwu Jarrett, Dr. Rachel Larson, Ashley Light, Dr. Kasey Linde, Dr. Ann Mari May, Dr. Mike McDonald, Dr. Tawnya Means, Jennifer Mostek, Dr. Rebekah Neary-DeLaPorte, Dr. J. Kalu Osiri, Jaylen Peters, Brianna Ridenour, Dr. Blake Runnalls, Katie Sewell, Kimberly Smith, Gerardo Soto, Celeste Spier, Lauren Stehlik, Dr. Chris Timm, Jill Trucke, Elizabeth Uebele, Shivang Vaidya, Rachel Wesley, Qixuan Yang, Peter Zhu, the Business Career Center and the School of Accountancy. » Full Article
Davis and Business Career Center Strike Impactful Partnership
Davis and Business Career Center Strike Impactful Partnership
May 16 2019 9:00 AM
Clyde Davis attended the Nebraska College of Business in a time with fewer resources for connecting students to employers. He looks to make sure students do not face the same challenges he did.
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Opportunities Reveal Supply Chain Career
Opportunities Reveal Supply Chain Career
Apr 30 2019 9:00 AM
Tommie Brechbill started his story at Nebraska Business unsure how to channel his academic potential and analytical skills into a high paying job. His journey at Nebraska uncovered the secret that proved to be his success – seize every academic opportunity. » Full Article
Honorees Recognized for Research, Teaching and Service
Honorees Recognized for Research, Teaching and Service
Apr 23 2019 9:00 AM
The College of Business at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln recognized several faculty and staff members for their dedication to furthering research and developing future business leaders. They received honors at the 2019 Awards and Retirement Reception Friday, April 19, in Howard L. Hawks Hall. » Full Article
Miles Led to “New Ventures” at Nebraska
Miles Led to “New Ventures” at Nebraska
Apr 15 2019 9:00 AM
Management major Tiffany Miles, ’18, always enjoyed baking and longed to be her own boss. An entrepreneur at heart, she searched for her recipe for success. » Full Article
Uber Scientist to Talk on the Future of Urban Mobility, March 29
Uber Scientist to Talk on the Future of Urban Mobility, March 29
Mar 20 2019 11:00 AM
Although urban congestion may not have the same stranglehold on cities in Nebraska as it does in metropolitan areas like New York and Los Angeles, getting around efficiently remains a priority for almost everyone. » Full Article
Achievements for March 1, 2019
Achievements for March 1, 2019
Mar 1 2019 9:00 AM
College of Business students, faculty and staff recognized for recent achievements include: twenty faculty and staff honored by the UNL Parents Association, the university’s chapter of Gamma Iota Sigma, Jennifer Davidson, Dr. Uchechukwu Jarrett, Dr. Rachel Larson, Joseph Lang, Dr. Tawnya Means, Kaitlyn Nohrenberg, Dr. John Kalu Osiri, Adelaide Reimbold, Libby Schwemmer, Rob Simon, Dr. Eric Thompson and Zachary Withers. » Full Article
Glow Big Red Illuminates Hawks Hall
Glow Big Red Illuminates Hawks Hall
Feb 11 2019 9:00 AM
Clad in scarlet and cream, the College of Business community will celebrate their Husker pride at the Nebraska Business Glow Big Red Kickoff on Thursday, February 14. The kickoff, hosted in Howard L. Hawks Hall from 10:45 a.m.-12 p.m., leads up to the 24 Hours of Husker Giving and includes snacks, activities and giveaways. » Full Article
Record Number Achieve Fall Dean’s List
Record Number Achieve Fall Dean’s List
Feb 6 2019 9:00 AM
Achieving academic excellence, a record of 1,088 students at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business were named to the Nebraska Business Dean’s List for the 2018 fall semester. With less than a fourth of the college enrollment earning this honor, these students finished the first semester of the academic year on a strong note. » Full Article
Data to the Rescue: Students Aid Lincoln Fire Department
Data to the Rescue: Students Aid Lincoln Fire Department
Jan 10 2019 9:00 AM
College of Business students worked with Lincoln Fire and Rescue to analyze real-life data in a service environment supply chain this fall. The course, Business Analytics/Information Analysis (SCMA 350), allows students to dig deep and make a difference. » Full Article
Business Graduates Challenge Themselves to Future Glories
Business Graduates Challenge Themselves to Future Glories
Dec 17 2018 9:00 AM
Nebraska Business students look to the future after receiving their diplomas at graduation ceremonies this past weekend. More than 300 students earned degrees during both graduate and undergraduate commencements, Friday, December 14, and Saturday, December 15, at Pinnacle Bank Arena. Students from the graduating class emphasized the need to challenge themselves during their time at the College of Business. » Full Article
Achievements for November 30, 2018
Achievements for November 30, 2018
Nov 30 2018 9:00 AM
College of Business students and faculty recognized for recent achievements include Joel Beckwith, Jessie Benefee, Christopher Burgess, George Chen, Ashley Clegg, Stan Drvol, Dr. Elina Ibrayeva, Dr. Sang M. Lee, Dr. Tawnya Means, Diego Mejia, Christopher Munoz, Molly Olander, Ryan Olsen, Emma Rose, Bella Tran, Thomas Wolfe. » Full Article
O’Rourke Hammers Importance of Integrity
O’Rourke Hammers Importance of Integrity
Oct 31 2018 2:30 PM
Returning to the University of Nebraska–Lincoln, Bill O’Rourke presented “Leading with Integrity” at the annual State Farm Ethics Lecture held at the College of Business October 26. Drawing from his real-life experiences, O’Rourke brought students, faculty and staff an authentic take on how ethics operate in the real world. » Full Article
Students Scramble to Build at Innovation Challenge
Students Scramble to Build at Innovation Challenge
Oct 26 2018 9:00 AM
Sometimes you need to crack a few eggs to make an omelet, but a group of University of Nebraska–Lincoln students this past week conceived ways to prevent eggs from cracking. The Innovation Challenge, hosted by the Center for Entrepreneurship at the College of Business October 18-22, tasked students with constructing devices capable of protecting an egg when dropped from heights greater than 10 feet tall. » Full Article
Nebraska Supply Chain Club Hosts Professional Panel
Nebraska Supply Chain Club Hosts Professional Panel
Oct 3 2018 9:00 AM
Supply chain management offers students some of the highest job placement rates and starting salaries compared to all other business degrees. Nevertheless, according to Allison Olmer, president of the Nebraska Supply Chain Club, networking and professional development remain a necessity in order to maximize potential in the job market. » Full Article
Business Students Honored for Academic Achievement
Business Students Honored for Academic Achievement
Sep 24 2018 8:00 AM
University of Nebraska–Lincoln students celebrated their academic accomplishments with faculty and staff during the College of Business Student Awards Reception held Thursday, September 20, in Howard L. Hawks Hall. The informal event recognized more than 400 Nebraska Business students receiving a total of more than $550,000 in scholarships, as well as 88 students earning one of four awards: the William Gold Scholar Award, Clifford M. Hicks Scholar Award, James E. LeRossignol Scholar Award or Delta Sigma Pi Scholarship Key. » Full Article
Eight New Faculty Join Nebraska Business
Eight New Faculty Join Nebraska Business
Sep 14 2018 4:00 PM
With expertise ranging from audit regulations to asset pricing, eight new faculty members joined the College of Business at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln this fall. Their combined years of teaching, research and industry experience help meet the needs of students due to years of enrollment growth, and also fulfill the college’s pursuit to create high impact research that informs important business questions of the day. » Full Article
<em>U.S. News &amp; World Report</em>   Rankings Affirm Nebraska Business as Top School
U.S. News & World Report   Rankings Affirm Nebraska Business as Top School
Sep 10 2018 7:00 AM
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business continued its ascent among business schools nationwide with a No. 44 placement in the most recent U.S. News & World Report rankings for undergraduate business programs. The ranking lifted Nebraska Business one place during the past year, solidifying a strong reputation of the college which has now placed in the top 50 three years running. Among public institutions the college ranked No. 26. » Full Article
Back To School Bash Welcomes New Year With Taste of Nebraska
Back To School Bash Welcomes New Year With Taste of Nebraska
Jul 12 2018 3:30 PM
The first anniversary of Howard L. Hawks Hall and the start of the 2018-19 academic year kick off with the sixth annual Back to School Bash, Friday, August 17, 2-4 p.m. New and returning students, parents, alumni, business partners, faculty and staff are invited to the Henrickson Family Atrium for live music, games, food and giveaways at the event sponsored by Sandhills Publishing. RSVP at https://business.unl.edu/bash. » Full Article
Chen Produces Leading Research on Airline Industry Practices
Chen Produces Leading Research on Airline Industry Practices
Jul 10 2018 9:00 AM
Although being stuck at an airport often produces anxiety and impatience in most people, it also helped kick start the early research career of Dr. Heng Chen, assistant professor of supply chain management and analytics. Chen, who came to the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business with the launch of the Department of Supply Chain Management and Analytics at the start of the 2016-17 school year, quickly found his niche in the area of data analytics to improve service and reduce costs in the airline industry. » Full Article
Nebraska Business Spring Dean’s List Announced
Nebraska Business Spring Dean’s List Announced
Jun 15 2018 2:00 PM
Achieving academic excellence, a staggering 1,001 students at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business were named to the Nebraska Business Dean’s List for the 2018 spring semester. With less than a fourth of the college enrollment earning this honor, these students finished the first academic year in Howard L. Hawks Hall on a strong note. » Full Article
Araz Collaborates to Solve Global Child Obesity Issue
Araz Collaborates to Solve Global Child Obesity Issue
May 22 2018 2:00 PM
Collaboration took place on an international scale at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Business in April. Dr. Ozgur Araz, associate professor of supply chain management and analytics and a Robert B. Daugherty Water for Food Institute Faculty Fellow, invited guests from the University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC) and from Acibadem University in Istanbul, Turkey, to Howard L. Hawks Hall. He presented his work on their project, Child Obesity Study in Ankara (COSA), a collaboration between the UNMC College of Public Health and Hacettepe University in Ankara, Turkey. » Full Article
Global Teams Utilize Cross-Cultural Skills at Export Challenge
Global Teams Utilize Cross-Cultural Skills at Export Challenge
Apr 17 2018 10:00 AM
Nebraska Business students from around the world utilized cross-cultural skills in the inaugural Nebraska Export Challenge as they competed in teams to make business presentations based on exporting products abroad. Dr. Kalu Osiri, director of the international business program and associate professor of practice of management, envisioned the competition with a goal on getting students to interact with peers from other countries. » Full Article
Honors Students Fuse Business with Political Science
Honors Students Fuse Business with Political Science
Apr 16 2018 10:00 AM
Just like chili and cinnamon rolls, some of the best partnerships are unexpected combinations. Three students from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business presented at the 2018 Deterrence and Assurance Academic Alliance (DAAA) Conference. Utilizing their business insight, they discussed an uncommon topic for business majors – nuclear deterrence. The conference was hosted by the university's Department of Political Science and the College of Law Space, Cyber and Telecommunication Law Program, March 15-16. » Full Article
Nebraska Business Announces M.S. in Business Analytics Degree
Nebraska Business Announces M.S. in Business Analytics Degree
Mar 26 2018 9:00 AM
Applications now are being accepted for the inaugural class in a new online Master of Science degree in business analytics developed by the College of Business at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln. » Full Article
Nebraska Business Dean’s List Announced for Fall Semester
Nebraska Business Dean’s List Announced for Fall Semester
Feb 6 2018 8:00 AM
Students found success during their first semester in Howard L. Hawks Hall. More than 1,000 business students at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln were named to the Nebraska Business Dean’s List for the 2017 fall semester. The 929 undergraduate students who earned this recognition upheld a cumulative grade-point average of 3.6 or higher for the semester. The College of Business also honored 237 undergraduate students for attaining a 4.0 GPA. » Full Article
10 Questions for the 10th Dean of the College of Business
10 Questions for the 10th Dean of the College of Business
Jan 11 2018 8:00 AM
After serving as the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business interim dean for nearly a year, Dr. Kathy Farrell became the 10th dean of the College of Business in December. In her relatively short time leading the college, Farrell has immersed herself in the job. The college’s Communications, Marketing and External Relations (CMER) team recently checked in with her to learn more about her and her thoughts on her new role and the future of the college. » Full Article
Graduation Celebrations Highlighted by Senior Sendoff and Graduate Goodbye
Graduation Celebrations Highlighted by Senior Sendoff and Graduate Goodbye
Dec 18 2017 11:30 AM
More than 300 business students received degrees from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln as the College of Business completed the first semester in the new Howard L. Hawks Hall building. To recognize students several College of Business events took place Friday, December 15, including the Senior Sendoff and Graduate Goodbye in the Henrickson Family Atrium at Howard L. Hawks Hall. » Full Article
Nebraska Elevates Farrell to Lead College of Business
Nebraska Elevates Farrell to Lead College of Business
Dec 1 2017 2:00 PM
Kathy Farrell, the University of Nebraska–Lincoln’s College of Business interim dean for nearly a year, has been named permanent dean of the College of Business pending approval by the Board of Regents, on Dec. 1. Executive Vice Chancellor Donde Plowman announced the appointment. » Full Article
Entrepreneurial Ideas Shine at 3-2-1 Quick Pitch Competition
Entrepreneurial Ideas Shine at 3-2-1 Quick Pitch Competition
Nov 14 2017 1:00 PM
More than 80 students presented their business ideas at the ninth annual 3-2-1 Quick Pitch on Friday, November 10. Held at the West Memorial Stadium Club Level Suites, the event hosted by the University of Nebraska–Lincoln Center for Entrepreneurship provided the opportunity for high school and college students to pitch their ideas to a panel of judges in three minutes. » Full Article
Partnership Summit Shines Light on College Growth
Partnership Summit Shines Light on College Growth
Oct 9 2017 10:30 AM
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business hosted the fifth annual Partnership Summit on October 6, as over 150 advisory board members from around the nation met to provide insight and learn more about Howard L. Hawks Hall. Interim Dean Kathy Farrell highlighted the day with the State of the College Address, where she noted the significant role Nebraska Business continues to play at the University. » Full Article
Nearly 400 Business Students Receive Accolades
Nearly 400 Business Students Receive Accolades
Sep 22 2017 9:00 AM
Nearly 400 University of Nebraska–Lincoln students received special recognition and academic achievement awards at the College of Business Honors Ceremony on Sunday, September 17. Distributed by Dr. Donna Dudney, associate dean for undergraduate curriculum and programs and associate professor of finance, and Dr. D’vee Buss, assistant dean for undergraduate programs, 80 students received one of three awards including the William Gold Scholar Award, Clifford M. Hicks Scholar Award and James E. LeRossignol Scholar Award. Held for the first time in the fall semester and in Howard L. Hawks Hall, business students who received a total of more than $550,000 in scholarships, and seniors in the Clifton Strengths Institute Clifton Builders Program and student strength coaches were also honored. » Full Article
Whistleblower Panel Featured at State Farm Ethics Lecture
Whistleblower Panel Featured at State Farm Ethics Lecture
Sep 21 2017 11:30 AM
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business renewed its tradition of championing business ethics with the annual State Farm Ethics Lecture held September 20 at the Lied Center for Performing Arts. The event featured a whistleblower panel moderated by Dana Gold of the Government Accountability Project (GAP). She credited Nebraska with being a leading player in the arena of business ethics in higher education. » Full Article
B-Week Highlighted By State Farm Ethics Lecture Series
B-Week Highlighted By State Farm Ethics Lecture Series
Sep 14 2017 3:30 PM
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business celebrates Business Week (B-Week), September 18-22, highlighted by the annual State Farm Ethics Lecture Series on Wednesday, September 20. B-Week provides an opportunity for students, faculty, staff and alumni to join in a variety of business and social activities intended to both enhance student learning and strengthen community at the college. » Full Article
College of Business Continues Climb in <em>U.S. News &amp; World Report</em>  Rankings
College of Business Continues Climb in U.S. News & World Report   Rankings
Sep 12 2017 6:00 AM
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business climbed to No. 45 in the most recent U.S. News & World Report rankings for undergraduate business programs. Up three spots from last year’s rankings, the increase continues an upward trend for the college over the past several years. » Full Article
Enrollment of First-Time Business Freshmen Climbs Again
Enrollment of First-Time Business Freshmen Climbs Again
Sep 8 2017 8:00 AM
Enrollment at the new College of Business at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln climbed to 4,462 students this fall. A 14.8 percent increase in first-time freshmen students – with 839 joining the college as of September – spurred the growth. In five years, first-time freshmen have increased by 29.5 percent. » Full Article
College of Business Huskers Shop Opens Opportunities for Students
College of Business Huskers Shop Opens Opportunities for Students
Sep 1 2017 9:00 AM
The new College of Business Huskers Shop opened its doors in Howard L. Hawks Hall and in doing so, started one of the most innovative business learning programs in the country. A joint effort with Nebraska Athletics, the College of Business and Fanatics, the Huskers Shop also includes a faculty advisor, a six-member student management board, students who work in the store and merchandise ranging from shirts and hats to the new plastic bags required in all Huskers athletic facilities to pom poms and fidget spinners. Though there are other stores on college campuses run by students, what makes the Huskers Shop stand out – besides the high-level partners involved – is that Fanatics also provides the business retail and financial data for professors and students to use and analyze in various business courses. » Full Article
Howard L. Hawks Hall Opens for Business at Nebraska
Howard L. Hawks Hall Opens for Business at Nebraska
Aug 18 2017 5:00 PM
With the snip of a ribbon, dignitaries from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln welcomed in a new era at the College of Business with the grand opening of the new Howard L. Hawks Hall building. More than 800 people attended the historic ribbon cutting ceremony on Friday, August 18, 2017, which speakers proclaimed as a game-changing moment for future students of both the University and College. » Full Article
Start Something Spirit Moves to New Building After Graduation
Start Something Spirit Moves to New Building After Graduation
Aug 15 2017 9:00 AM
The last class of University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business students to graduate and attend classes exclusively in the old College of Business Administration building received degrees at commencement ceremonies on Saturday, August 12, at Pinnacle Bank Arena. The new Nebraska Business building officially opens its doors when classes begins for the fall 2017 semester, August 21. Graduating seniors displayed the Start Something spirit during their time at Nebraska which provides a common thread linking the old building to the new. » Full Article
Global Immersion in Italy Blog by Marin Olson
Global Immersion in Italy Blog by Marin Olson
Aug 8 2017 3:00 PM
Marin Olson, a junior marketing major from Julesburg, Colorado, is studying abroad June 11-July 7 in Italy as part of the College of Business Global Immersion program Italy: Analyzing Supply Chain Management Around the Amalfi Coast. She and her classmates will learn about the supply chain management systems in both Italian and multinational companies, tour Italian businesses such as an olive oil factory, go on excursions to places like Pompeii and more during the four-week trip. She looks forward to experiencing a different culture, taking herself out of her comfort zone and seeing the world outside of Colorado and Nebraska. After the program, she plans to meet her brother and cousin in Florence and from there, explore more northern parts of Italy and possibly make a trip to Croatia. » Full Article
College to Host "Open for Business" Event
College to Host "Open for Business" Event
Jul 26 2017 9:00 AM
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln will celebrate the opening of the new College of Business from 3 to 5 p.m. on Friday, August 18. Students, alumni, friends and more can attend the Open for Business: Ribbon Cutting and Back to School Bash by RSVPing at http://business.unl.edu/bash. » Full Article
Schniederjans Lauded for Exceptional Personal and Academic Virtues
Schniederjans Lauded for Exceptional Personal and Academic Virtues
Jul 21 2017 4:00 PM
Dr. Marc Schniederjans, C. Wheaton Battery Distinguished Professor of Business, passed away on July 18 after serving as a distinguished faculty member at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business since 1981. Colleagues regarded Schniederjans as a major asset to Nebraska in the field of academic research and distance education. » Full Article
Spring Dean’s List Announced
Spring Dean’s List Announced
Jun 29 2017 2:00 PM
More than 850 business students at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln were named to the College of Business Dean’s List for the spring semester of the 2016-17 academic year. The 773 undergraduates who received this honor maintained a cumulative grade-point average of 3.6 or higher for the semester. The college also recognized 176 undergraduate students for achieving a 4.0 GPA. » Full Article
Business Analytics Class Presents to Lincoln Officials
Business Analytics Class Presents to Lincoln Officials
May 25 2017 9:00 AM
Students from the Business Analytics/Information Analysis (SCMS 350) course at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln ended their spring semester project receiving feedback from not only their professor, but three Lincoln officials. An assignment created by Clyde Davis, lecturer in supply chain management and analytics, the College of Business students analyzed information from the Open Data and Performance Management website and presented their findings for Director of Public Safety Tom Casady, Assistant Chief of Lincoln Fire and Rescue Pat Borer, and Chief of Lincoln Fire and Rescue Michael Despain. » Full Article
Supply Chain Students Place First at APICS Case Competition
Supply Chain Students Place First at APICS Case Competition
May 11 2017 1:00 PM
Four students from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business placed first at the APICS Heartland District Student Case Competition in Des Moines, Iowa, March 24-25. Involved with the Department of Supply Chain Management and Analytics at Nebraska, the students earned a ticket to the APICS Global Final Case Competition in October with the win. » Full Article
Honors Academy Celebration Highlights Graduation Activities
Honors Academy Celebration Highlights Graduation Activities
May 8 2017 3:30 PM
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln granted more than 525 undergraduate and graduate business degrees during commencement exercises May 5-6. The college celebrated the graduation of the inaugural cohort of the College of Business Honors Academy with a special graduation event on May 5. The event concluded several prominent graduation activities for the College of Business including the MBA Graduation Luncheon, the School of Accountancy Graduation Celebration and the Senior Sendoff and Graduate Goodbye, which took place at the Railyard in Lincoln’s Haymarket District. » Full Article
Farrell Presents Business Faculty, Staff Awards
Farrell Presents Business Faculty, Staff Awards
Apr 28 2017 8:00 AM
Ten faculty and staff members from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business received honors at the 2017 Faculty and Staff Awards Reception on April 27. Dr. Kathy Farrell, interim dean, presented the awards at the Van Brunt Visitors Center. » Full Article
YLSCM Group Tours Supply Chain Operations in Kansas and Missouri
YLSCM Group Tours Supply Chain Operations in Kansas and Missouri
Apr 27 2017 1:00 PM
Members of the Young Leaders of Supply Chain Management (YLSCM) student organization at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business enhanced their knowledge of the supply chain industry by touring four businesses in Kansas and Missouri. The two-day trip in March included visits to Holladay Distillery in Weston, Missouri; B/E Aerospace in Lenexa, Kansas; Fastenal Distribution Center in Edwardsville, Kansas; and Roasterie in Kansas City, Missouri. » Full Article
More Than 80 Students Receive Academic Achievement Awards
More Than 80 Students Receive Academic Achievement Awards
Apr 26 2017 2:00 PM
More than 80 University of Nebraska–Lincoln students received academic achievement awards at the College of Business Honors Ceremony on Sunday, April 23. Distributed by Dr. Donna Dudney, associate dean for undergraduate programs and associate professor of finance, and Dr. D’vee Buss, assistant dean for undergraduate programs, the awards included the William Gold Scholarship Award, Clifford Hicks Honor Award, LeRossignol Award and Delta Sigma Pi Scholarship Key. » Full Article
Sales Certificates Awarded to 28 Students
Sales Certificates Awarded to 28 Students
Apr 19 2017 9:00 AM
Business students earning sales certificates through the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration Certificate Program in Sales Excellence gathered at Misty’s Restaurant in downtown Lincoln, Nebraska, to be recognized for their accomplishment and enjoy lunch. In all, 28 students received certificates, including 11 who became the first group to earn advanced certificates in professional selling. » Full Article
Top Business Leaders Honored at Dean's Advisory Board Luncheon
Top Business Leaders Honored at Dean's Advisory Board Luncheon
Apr 14 2017 3:30 PM
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business hosted the 33rd annual Advisory Board Awards Luncheon on Friday, April 14, at the Nebraska Champions Club. The awards honor the outstanding accomplishments of business leaders and corporations in the state of Nebraska and beyond. » Full Article
College of Business Says Goodbye to ‘Administration’
College of Business Says Goodbye to ‘Administration’
Apr 14 2017 7:00 AM
After 98 years, the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration is dropping the administration.

Not its internal administration, of course – the word at the end of the college’s name. The Board of Regents approved changing the name to the College of Business on March 31.
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College of Business Updates Undergraduate Curriculum
College of Business Updates Undergraduate Curriculum
Feb 21 2017 3:30 PM
The faculty at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration recently approved changes to the undergraduate curriculum. Beginning in the fall of 2017, BSAD 150, Business Computer Applications will change to BSAD 50, and the Business Analytics/Information Analysis (SCMA 350) course will include an additional one-credit hour lab, SCMA 350L. BSAD 50 will provide more flexibility for students to complete the requirement in an online format, and SCMA 350/350L was updated to ensure students are best prepared for the demands of the business environment. » Full Article
Fall Dean’s List and Honor Roll Announced
Fall Dean’s List and Honor Roll Announced
Feb 9 2017 4:30 PM
More than 900 business students at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln were named to the College of Business Administration Dean’s List and Honor Roll for the fall semester of the 2016-17 academic year. The 901 undergraduates who received this honor maintained a cumulative grade-point average of 3.6 or higher for the semester. The college also recognized 222 undergraduate students for achieving a 4.0 GPA. Twenty-one master of business administration students qualified for the Dean’s List with a 4.0 GPA and nine or more credit hours for the semester, and 58 students with a 4.0 GPA and six or more credit hours made the Honor Roll. » Full Article
Experiential Learning to Capture the Imagination of Students in New Building
Experiential Learning to Capture the Imagination of Students in New Building
Jan 9 2017 9:00 AM
Dr. Donde Plowman, executive vice chancellor and chief academic officer for academic affairs, describes the investment of $84 million in the new 240,000-square-foot University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration building as a game changer for the college. Now set to open in the summer of 2017, the experiential learning spaces and high-tech classrooms increase opportunities for students, faculty and alumni to maximize teaching and learning. » Full Article
Supply Chain and New Opportunities Brought Wang to CBA
Supply Chain and New Opportunities Brought Wang to CBA
Dec 23 2016 9:00 AM
Simon Wang, a junior supply chain management major from Pittsburgh, transferred to the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration to challenge himself in a robust and nationally-ranked program. He also wanted the opportunity to adapt and thrive in a new environment. » Full Article
Senior Sendoff Highlights Weekend of Graduation Activities
Senior Sendoff Highlights Weekend of Graduation Activities
Dec 19 2016 1:30 PM
Graduating students from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business celebrated weekend commencement festivities with family and friends at the Senior Sendoff on December 16, at the Nebraska Champions Club. Despite icy conditions, more than 50 people attended the event aimed at giving graduates a chance to say goodbye to college. » Full Article
Plowman Named Executive Vice Chancellor, Chief Academic Officer
Plowman Named Executive Vice Chancellor, Chief Academic Officer
Dec 15 2016 8:15 AM
Ronnie Green, chancellor of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, announced Donde Plowman as executive vice chancellor and chief academic officer. Plowman, the James Jr. and Susan Stuart Dean of Nebraska’s College of Business Administration, will begin her new role at the university on Jan. 1. The appointment is pending Board of Regents approval. » Full Article
3-2-1 Quick Pitch Highlights Entrepreneurial Ingenuity at UNL
3-2-1 Quick Pitch Highlights Entrepreneurial Ingenuity at UNL
Nov 7 2016 3:30 PM
Winning participants in the 2016 3-2-1 Quick Pitch competition shared $7,000 in prize money for their entrepreneurial ingenuity by delivering three-minute elevator pitches to panels of expert judges similar to the television show Shark Tank. The University of Nebraska–Lincoln Center for Entrepreneurship sponsored the event which took place in the Memorial Stadium skyboxes on Thursday, November 3. More than 100 competitors from Nebraska colleges and high schools participated. » Full Article
State Farm Ethics Speaker Frank Bucaro Discussed Key Issues in Business Ethics
State Farm Ethics Speaker Frank Bucaro Discussed Key Issues in Business Ethics
Nov 4 2016 4:00 PM
Frank Bucaro, a leading expert and advocate of the power of ethical leadership in business, presented “The Trust Puzzle: A Leader’s Guide to Ethics in Business,” to an audience of more than 1,200 November 3 as a part of the State Farm Ethics Lecture Series at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration. Bucaro spoke to the CBA community at the Lied Center for Performing Arts about the importance of ethics in business today regarding the moral spiral of making a decision and the consequences that come after. » Full Article
UNL Online MBA Program Ranked Third for Supply Chain Management
UNL Online MBA Program Ranked Third for Supply Chain Management
Nov 1 2016 2:30 PM
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration ranked third out of 375 schools for best online MBA programs in supply chain management by Online MBA Today. Criteria for the rankings included estimated tuition cost, accreditation, early career salary, prestige and overall graduation rate. Program vetting also took place based on having a good business management foundation and extensive understanding of supply chain management. » Full Article
Mackey Preaches Conscious Capitalism to Business Students
Mackey Preaches Conscious Capitalism to Business Students
Oct 6 2016 1:30 PM
John Mackey, co-founder and co-CEO of Whole Foods Market, spoke to more than 2,000 people at the Lied Center for Performing Arts as the inaugural speaker for the Lewis E. Harris Lecture Series sponsored by the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration and College of Law on Wednesday, October 3. Mackey, who authored the New York Times and Wall Street Journal best-selling book, “Conscious Capitalism: Liberating the Heroic Spirit of Business,” stressed the value of business to the audience, made up of a vast number of business students and members of the CBA community. » Full Article
Professional Panel Provides Insights for Supply Chain Management Students
Professional Panel Provides Insights for Supply Chain Management Students
Sep 30 2016 4:00 PM
The Young Leaders in Supply Chain Management (YLSCM) student organization sponsored its annual panel discussion of opportunities and careers in supply chain management at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration on Tuesday, September 27. Nearly 200 students attended the event which concluded with a networking session. » Full Article
CBA Harris Lecture Series Presents John Mackey CEO of Whole Foods
CBA Harris Lecture Series Presents John Mackey CEO of Whole Foods
Sep 19 2016 4:30 PM
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration and University of Nebraska College of Law host the inaugural Lewis E. Harris Lecture Series featuring John Mackey on Wednesday, October 5, 1:30-2:30 p.m., at the Lied Center for Performing Arts. Mackey is co-founder and co-CEO of Whole Foods Market, his supermarket chain became the first in the United States certified as an organic grocer. He authored the book “Conscious Capitalism: Liberating the Heroic Spirit of Business,” which appeared on best-selling lists for both the New York Times and Wall Street Journal. » Full Article
Business Week 2016 Brings Students Together to Learn and Have Fun
Business Week 2016 Brings Students Together to Learn and Have Fun
Sep 19 2016 8:00 AM
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration celebrates Business Week (B-Week) 2016 from September 19-22. The event represents a long tradition of galvanizing business students around various activities throughout the week to enhance their academic lives, future careers and social opportunities.
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More Than 200 Board Members Convene for CBA Partnership Summit
More Than 200 Board Members Convene for CBA Partnership Summit
Sep 17 2016 5:00 PM
The largest-ever College of Business Administration Partnership Summit at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln saw more than 200 members from 14 of the 15 advisory boards gather for meetings throughout campus, a luncheon at the Nebraska Champions Club and tours of the new CBA building. The luncheon featured Dean Donde Plowman’s State of the College Address, as well a keynote address from UNL Chancellor Ronnie Green. » Full Article
College of Business Administration Jumps 13 Spots in <em>U.S. News &amp; World Report</em> Rankings
College of Business Administration Jumps 13 Spots in U.S. News & World Report  Rankings
Sep 13 2016 8:45 AM
The College of Business Administration at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln has jumped 13 spots and into the Top 50 of undergraduate business schools in the latest U.S. News & World Report rankings. » Full Article
Back to School Bash Held for Last Time at Current CBA Building
Back to School Bash Held for Last Time at Current CBA Building
Aug 25 2016 2:00 PM
The first of a year full of lasts happened when the College of Business Administration hosted the Back to School Bash at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln. With CBA moving into a new building next fall, the celebration marked the final kickoff to the school year on the west side of the current CBA building.
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Supply Chain Management and Analytics Becomes Newest Department at CBA
Supply Chain Management and Analytics Becomes Newest Department at CBA
Aug 22 2016 6:00 AM
The Department of Supply Chain Management and Analytics officially became the newest department at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration with the beginning of the 2016 fall semester. The University of Nebraska Board of Regents approved the new department earlier this year to meet the educational demands students face in both supply chain management and business analytics.
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New Graduates Prepare to Start Something
New Graduates Prepare to Start Something
Aug 16 2016 9:30 AM
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration graduated 135 seniors, master and doctoral students Saturday, August 15, at Pinnacle Bank Arena. Four of the graduates looked back at their time at CBA and forward to how they will Start Something after graduation.
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Back to School Bash to Kick Off Final Year in Current CBA Building
Back to School Bash to Kick Off Final Year in Current CBA Building
Jul 12 2016 9:00 AM
The College of Business Administration at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln celebrates a new school year with the Fourth Annual Back to School Bash on Friday, August 19 from 2-5 p.m., on the west side of the CBA building. New and returning CBA students, parents, alumni, business partners, faculty, staff and administrators are invited to network with the CBA community while enjoying free food, live music, prizes and more. RSVP by Wednesday, August 17 at http://cba.unl.edu/bash.
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New Promotions Recognize Excellence of CBA Faculty
New Promotions Recognize Excellence of CBA Faculty
Jun 29 2016 3:00 PM
Three faculty from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration received promotions to the rank of full professor as of July 1, 2016. Dr. Jonathan O’Brien of the Department of Management, Dr. Jennifer Ryan of the Department of Supply Chain Management and Analytics and Dr. Marjorie Shelley of the School of Accountancy received the promotions. » Full Article
More than 800 Business Students Named to Spring Dean’s List and Honor Roll
More than 800 Business Students Named to Spring Dean’s List and Honor Roll
Jun 24 2016 10:00 AM
More than 800 business students at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln were named to the College of Business Administration Dean’s List and Honor Roll for the spring semester » Full Article
Start Expanding Your Ideas: Ozgur Araz
Start Expanding Your Ideas: Ozgur Araz
Jun 7 2016 9:00 AM
Ozgur Araz
Dr. Ozgur Araz, assistant professor of business analytics and Robert B. Daugherty Water for Food Institute Faculty Fellow, arrived at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration last fall with a wealth of accomplished analytical research in a very short time. His research includes a hybrid of health care and business analysis, which he sees as a perfect match for the new Department of Business Analytics and Supply Chain Management opening this year at CBA. » Full Article
Senior Sendoff Honors Graduates
Senior Sendoff Honors Graduates
May 10 2016 9:30 AM
A new event helped kick off Commencement festivities at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln as more than 300 people attended the inaugural College of Business Administration Senior Sendoff Friday, May 6, at The Railyard in Lincoln’s Haymarket District. The college’s graduating seniors, along with their families and friends, and faculty and staff, were invited to the event to celebrate the graduates.
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CBA Marks Halfway Point of Construction with Celebration
CBA Marks Halfway Point of Construction with Celebration
May 9 2016 3:00 PM
Faculty and staff from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration recognized the halfway mark of new building construction with a “Celebrating 400 Days of Construction” picnic on the East Memorial Stadium Plaza. » Full Article
New Business Minors Available through CBA
New Business Minors Available through CBA
May 9 2016 10:00 AM
Undergraduate students at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln can now enhance their degrees with two new minors offered by the College of Business Administration. The business analytics and entrepreneurship minors are available to all UNL undergraduate students beginning fall 2016.
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More Than 500 Students Receive Business Degrees
More Than 500 Students Receive Business Degrees
May 7 2016 1:00 PM
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration graduated more than 500 seniors, masters and doctoral students on Friday, May 6, and Saturday, May 7, in ceremonies at the Pinnacle Bank Arena. Three undergraduates and one graduate student shared their experiences at CBA and how they plan to Start Something after graduation. » Full Article
Undergraduate Business Students Recognized for Academic Achievement
Undergraduate Business Students Recognized for Academic Achievement
Apr 29 2016 4:30 PM
More than 75 University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration students received awards for academic achievement at the 2016 CBA Honors Ceremony on Sunday, April 24. Dr. Donna Dudney, associate dean for undergraduate programs and associate professor of finance, and Dr. D’vee Buss, assistant dean for undergraduate programs, distributed the awards, including the William Gold Scholarship Keys, the Clifford Hicks Honor Keys, the LeRossignol Scholar Awards and the Delta Sigma Pi Scholarship Keys.
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Final Steel Beam at New CBA Building Celebrated
Final Steel Beam at New CBA Building Celebrated
Apr 18 2016 10:30 AM
Friday marked a major milestone in the construction of the new College of Business Administration building at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln as a Topping Off Steel Ceremony took place at the construction site at 14th and Vine streets. A topping off event is a building construction tradition that occurs when the last beam is placed atop a structure.
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More than 800 Business Students Make Fall Semester Dean’s List
More than 800 Business Students Make Fall Semester Dean’s List
Feb 15 2016 8:30 AM
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln announced 815 College of Business Administration students were named to the Dean’s List for the 2015 fall semester. To receive this honor, students must maintain a cumulative grade-point average of 3.6 or higher for the semester. Master of business administration students qualify for the Dean’s List with a 4.0 GPA and nine or more credit hours. » Full Article
UNL Parents Association Honors 17 CBA Faculty, Staff
UNL Parents Association Honors 17 CBA Faculty, Staff
Feb 12 2016 9:30 AM
The College of Business Administration at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln had 17 faculty and staff members recognized by the UNL Teaching Council and UNL Parents Association for their outstanding contributions to students. The award honors those faculty and staff members who have made significant differences in the lives of their students.
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Graduating Seniors Start Something at CBA
Graduating Seniors Start Something at CBA
Dec 16 2015 3:00 PM
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration graduated 238 seniors, masters and doctoral students on Friday, December 18 and Saturday, December 19 at the Pinnacle Bank Arena ceremonies. Four of the graduates talked about their experiences at CBA and how they plan to Start Something in business. » Full Article
Seniors Use CBA Experiences in the Job Market
Seniors Use CBA Experiences in the Job Market
Aug 15 2015 1:00 PM
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration graduated 118 seniors, masters and doctoral students on Saturday, August 15 at the Pinnacle Bank Arena. Two August graduates reminisce about how their CBA experiences prepared them to Start Something in the business world. » Full Article
CBA Senior Graduates Prepared to Start Something
CBA Senior Graduates Prepared to Start Something
May 9 2015 9:00 AM
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration graduated 445 seniors, masters and doctoral students on Friday, May 8 and Saturday, May 9 at the Pinnacle Bank Arena. Five May graduates share their CBA experience and how they are prepared to Start Something in the business world. » Full Article
CBA Faculty and Staff Recognized with College Honors
CBA Faculty and Staff Recognized with College Honors
May 1 2015 9:30 AM
The 2015 Faculty and Staff Awards Reception for the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration was held April 30 at the Van Brunt Visitors Center. Dr. Donde Plowman, James Jr. and Susan Stuart Endowed Dean, presented the awards to the seven award recipients and recognized four retiring faculty. » Full Article
Undergraduate Business Students Honored for Academic Achievement
Undergraduate Business Students Honored for Academic Achievement
Apr 16 2015 3:00 PM
More than 125 University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration students were honored at the 2015 CBA Honors Ceremony held Sunday, April 12. Eighty students received CBA awards for academic achievement including the William Gold Scholarship Keys, the Clifford Hicks Honor Keys, the LeRossignol Scholar Awards and the Delta Sigma Pi Scholarship Keys. » Full Article
UNL Parents Association Honors 14 CBA Faculty, Staff
UNL Parents Association Honors 14 CBA Faculty, Staff
Mar 17 2015 9:30 AM
The UNL College of Business Administration had 14 faculty and staff members honored by the UNL Teaching Council and UNL Parents Association at an annual recognition ceremony in January. Certificates of recognition for contributions to students were given during the ceremony. The awards provide positive feedback to campus faculty and staff about the work they do with students.
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CBA Building Moves Forward with Groundbreaking
CBA Building Moves Forward with Groundbreaking
Mar 5 2015 10:00 AM
Construction of UNL's new College of Business Administration Building launched with a ceremonial turning of dirt on March 4.

An estimated 350 attended the groundbreaking ceremony, which was held inside the Kauffman Academic Residential Center and near the site of the new building at 14th and Vine streets. » Full Article
Alumni Connection Leads to International Internship
Alumni Connection Leads to International Internship
Feb 5 2015 4:30 PM
Adam Zahradnik left the Czech Republic in 2012 to study at the College of Business Administration on a Paul Robitschek Scholarship. Through connections he made at the college, he returned home in January with an internship at Hewlett Packard.

Through Dr. Demet Batur, assistant professor of supply chain management, he was introduced to Rob Winans at a CBA advisory board meeting. Winans, a 1997 marketing graduate and director of enterprise group and global chain transformation at Hewlett Packard, was impressed by him. » Full Article
Nearly 800 Business Students Make Fall Semester Dean’s List
Nearly 800 Business Students Make Fall Semester Dean’s List
Jan 29 2015 11:30 AM
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln announced 798 College of Business Administration students were named to the Dean’s List for the 2014 fall semester. To be included, students must maintain a cumulative grade-point average of 3.6 or higher for the semester. Master of business administration students qualify for the Dean’s List with a 4.0 GPA and nine or more credit hours.
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Graduating Seniors Prepared to Start Something
Graduating Seniors Prepared to Start Something
Dec 18 2014 10:30 AM
Commencement ceremonies for the University of Nebraska–Lincoln will be held on Friday, December 19 and Saturday, December 20 at the Pinnacle Bank Arena. The College of Business Administration graduated 384 seniors, masters and doctoral students. Four December graduates reflect on their CBA experience and how they are ready to Start Something in business.   » Full Article
Partnership Summit Welcomes Nearly 200 Board Members to CBA
Partnership Summit Welcomes Nearly 200 Board Members to CBA
Sep 24 2014 4:30 PM
A record number of nearly 200 advisory board members met at the UNL College of Business Administration on Friday, September 19, for the 2014 Partnership Summit and Advisory Board meetings. Dr. Donde Plowman, James Jr. and Susan Stuart Endowed Dean of the College of Business Administration, gave the State of the College address at the Grand Manse in downtown Lincoln where she emphasized the positive trajectories happening at CBA including business major enrollments approaching 3,900, business minors totaling about 1,500 and 35 new faculty hired in the last four years. » Full Article
CBA Climbed 21 Spots in Latest U.S. News Undergraduate Business Programs Rankings
CBA Climbed 21 Spots in Latest U.S. News Undergraduate Business Programs Rankings
Sep 10 2014 11:30 AM
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Business Administration jumped 21 spots to No. 51 in the latest U.S. News & World Report rankings of undergraduate business programs. There were 429 schools listed in the latest rankings based on an assessment survey conducted in the spring of 2014. U.S. News surveyed deans and senior faculty at each undergraduate business program accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business and asked them to rate the overall quality of the undergraduate business program at each university. » Full Article
Graduating Seniors Reflect on CBA Experience
Graduating Seniors Reflect on CBA Experience
Aug 16 2014 1:30 PM
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Business Administration graduated 135 seniors, masters and doctoral students at the commencement ceremony on Saturday, August 16 at the Pinnacle Bank Arena. Two August graduates who are ready to Start Something in the business world shared how their CBA experience gave them an advantage in the work force » Full Article
Graduating Seniors Offer Advice to Current Students
Graduating Seniors Offer Advice to Current Students
May 10 2014 11:00 AM
Graduating seniors, masters and doctoral students from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration received their diplomas Friday, May 9 and Saturday, May 10 at commencement exercises at Pinnacle Bank Arena. Before the graduates begin their next chapter in new careers or furthering their education, some took time to share advice with current students looking to Start Something.
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Dean's List Announced for 2013 Fall Semester
Dean's List Announced for 2013 Fall Semester
Feb 20 2014 1:30 PM
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln announced the 786 College of Business Administration students named to the Dean’s List for the 2013 fall semester. To be included, students must maintain a cumulative GPA of 3.6 or higher for the semester. » Full Article
CBA Students Develop Marketing Strategies for Lincoln Industries
CBA Students Develop Marketing Strategies for Lincoln Industries
Jan 23 2014 12:00 PM
Business students at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration are partnering with Lincoln Industries in a class project to help the company reevaluate its marketing strategies in the chroming industry. It’s the first time CBA and Lincoln Industries have collaborated on a project. » Full Article
Schniederjans Elected Decision Sciences Institute President
Schniederjans Elected Decision Sciences Institute President
Jun 26 2013 2:00 PM
Dr. Marc Schniederjans, C. Wheaton Battey Distinguished Professor of Business at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration, was recently elected president of the Decision Sciences Institute (DSI). The DSI is a worldwide organization recognized for a broad based membership that examines the art and science of decision making processes. » Full Article
Chip Duden of Werner Enterprises Sees Success in Supply Chain for CBA Students
Chip Duden of Werner Enterprises Sees Success in Supply Chain for CBA Students
Mar 18 2013 11:00 AM
Supply chain management is the newest major at CBA. Chip Duden, vice president of strategic business analytics at Werner Enterprises and member of the CBA supply chain management advisory board, spoke to students at CBA recently about the increasing opportunities in the field. » Full Article
Supply Chain Management Provides Competitive Edge
Supply Chain Management Provides Competitive Edge
Jan 23 2013 9:00 AM
“That’s Logistics” was an advertisement campaign that UPS featured a few years ago that caught the attention of Melissa Dragoo, sophomore at CBA from Scottsdale, Ariz. The ad helped inspire Dragoo to become one of the first business students at CBA to enroll in the new supply chain management courses. » Full Article

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