Business has no boundaries, so it makes sense for future practitioners to venture beyond their comfort zones and learn the customs, cultures and behaviors that exist beyond our borders. That’s the thinking behind a Clemson University dual-degree program that earns students combined MBA and Masters of International Business degrees by dividing their studies between Greenville […]
Reed Watson, an environmental economics expert, has been hired by the College of Business as a professor of the practice in the John E. Walker Department of Economics. Prior to joining Clemson University, Watson served as executive director of the Property and Environment Research Center (PERC) in Bozeman, Mont., since 2014, and as applied program […]
A class assignment brought results beyond what was anticipated by students in Clemson University’s latest Marketing 3020 class. Students in the latest iteration of the consumer behavior course engaged in a service learning project that not only earned them class credit, but opened their eyes to the impact telling one’s story can have on a person.
By many accounts, political divisiveness today has reached an all-time high, which tends to affect fundamental attitudes about health care, immigration and national security, but also hiring decisions, according to researchers in Clemson University’s College of Business.
Communicating the old-fashioned way has become passé. Whether it be emails, texting, or a post on our social media channels, word-of-mouth communication seems to have taken a back seat to the immediacy and ease of a keyboard and screen. Clemson University’s MBA program has recognized this shift in how we interact and is helping students […]
A 30-year wait and more than 2½ years of planning will culminate with a groundbreaking Friday for the new home to Clemson University’s College of Business. The event that will change the face of business education and launch a new academic precinct on the Clemson campus will commence at 1 p.m., Friday in front of the Alumni Center, north of Walter T. Cox Boulevard.
The Clemson Packaging Graphics Association, formed in 2016, is hosting an alumni event this Thursday through Saturday for all Clemson University alumni in the package printing industry. The event, P3 Forum (People + Printing + Packaging), will kick off in the Sonoco Institute of Packaging Design and Graphics building on Thursday, with a facility tour […]
Ideas have enriched the world, enabling progress and disrupting history, according to economist and historian Deirdre Nansen McCloskey, who will speak at Clemson University on Monday, Oct. 30, as part of the John E. Walker Department of Economics Tullock Lecture series. A distinguished professor of economics and history, emeritus, at the University of Illinois at Chicago, […]
Having a strong support system makes for a more comfortable existence and can play a role in success or failure. That’s especially true for minority students in the College of Business, according to Antonio Harrison, co-founder of the newly formed Minority Business Student Association (MBSA). Harrison, an operations management junior, along with Ebony Aiken, recent […]
The Clemson Institute for the Study of Capitalism is striking while the iron is hot. Free speech assaults on college campuses will be the Clemson University think-tank’s topic for a panel discussion on Thursday, Oct. 19, in Lee Hall, Room 2-111. The 4:30-6 p.m. event is part of the institute’s Pope Lecture Series and is […]
Don Gorske of Wisconsin ate at least one Big Mac every day for 39 years. Mark Covert of California ran at least one mile every day for 45 years. Dick Coffee attended 781 straight University of Alabama football games. These examples suggest the desire to maintain a streak can be a powerful influence on behavior. […]
Three educators in Clemson University’s College of Business have been awarded the distinction of being named Trevillian Distinguished Professors, Dean Bobby McCormick announced recently. “The Trevillian professorship is the highest honor the dean’s office can bestow on faculty,” McCormick said. “This level of recognition represents the best our college has to offer and is conferred […]
Joel Pennington knew his technology genius could only get him so far, if he was to realize his ambition of living an extraordinary life, other skills would have to contribute toward that end. Today, the Austin, Texas-based entrepreneur and 1995 Clemson University graduate is walking the talk he delivered to Clemson entrepreneurial students last spring. […]
Bernie Quiroga, assistant professor of operations management in the College of Business, has received the 2012-2016 Associate Editor Service Award from the Journal of Operations Management. The Journal of Operations Management is the only leading operations management academic journal devoted exclusively to empirical research. The publication is part of the Financial Times’ list of Top […]
Daryl Perkins needs only to recall his own college recruitment to identify a positive experience he would like to replicate with prospective Clemson students. The College of Business’s newly hired student recruitment manager, who grew up in St. Louis, said that creating a positive experience like he received from the University of Missouri will be […]