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  • Business Analytics Club logo

    New club adds to college’s Business Analytics learning opportunities

    September 18, 2019

    The College of Business has another resource for students to take advantage of while preparing for their business careers. Thanks to two seniors and a Department of Management faculty member a proposed Business Analytics Club will debut Sept. 23 for an organizing meeting and speaker at 5:30 p.m. in 110 Sirrine. The college’s newest club […]

  • People checking out Remnant Trust collection of old books

    Economics Department hosting Remnant Trust collection of rare books

    September 16, 2019

    The John E. Walker Department of Economics is making available a world-class collection of first and early editions of manuscripts and books dealing with topics of individual dignity and liberty in their original form. These books and manuscripts date from the 1400s through the 1800s.  Attendees will be able to see and hold these antiquarian […]

  • Student interaction for recruitment ambassador story

    Wanted: Ambassadors to tell the College of Business story

    September 12, 2019

    A few good young men and women are being sought for College of Business ambassadorships. To qualify for the College of Business Recruitment Ambassadors (COBRA), candidates will need good communication skills, a positive attitude and must be passionate about Clemson University and college. Also, as Wil Niesen, senior marketing major, put it, “a burning desire […]

  • Clemson’s Hayek Center receives major grant to expand research and undergraduate programs

    September 11, 2019

    Clemson University’s Hayek Center for Business Prosperity has received a four-year grant  from the Charles Koch Foundation that could provide as much as $5 million to the center. The Hayek Center, founded in 2018, will use funds received from the grant to hire faculty, support research, enhance academic programming and provide financial support to students.

  • Students at career fair-promotes career connections event

    Career Connections Sept. 18 a great primer for Business Career Fair

    September 10, 2019

    Students wanting to put their best foot forward at the Business Career Fair later this month are encouraged to attend a warm-up session on Sept. 18 at the Watt Family Innovation Center from 2-6 p.m. Career Connections is a career fair prep session for pre-business and business majors that put them in a position to […]

  • Sales Club leadership team

    Campus-wide Sales Club agenda features networking, development

    September 5, 2019

    Two new course offerings and a Sales Club whose calendar is loaded with development opportunities are clear signs the College of Business’ Sales Innovation Program is in full gear for the 2019-2020 academic year. The Sales Innovation Program is one of eight Signature Programs in Dean Wendy York’s strategic plan that will leverage the strengths […]

  • 2019 SHRM leadership team Department of Management

    Repeat recognition for Clemson student chapter of HR society

    August 29, 2019

    For the second consecutive year, a human resources professional society has recognized Clemson University’s student chapter with its highest award. The Society for Human Resources Management (SHRM) has presented Clemson University’s student chapter with its Superior Merit Award for providing growth and development to Department of Management students in the College of Business. Kathy Clark, […]

  • New faculty joining the College of Business in 2019

    Twenty-two new faculty welcomed into College of Business fold

    August 20, 2019

    The College of Business has added to its strong complement of educators for the 2019-20 academic year by welcoming 22 new faculty poised to enrich the minds of Clemson University’s next generation of business leaders. Among the faculty additions are two new department chairs. Craig Wallace most recently led the University of Denver’s management department. […]

  • Graphic communications conference classroom

    Graphic communications pros hone their skills at Clemson

    August 13, 2019

    While many members of the university community were vacationing this summer, educators from throughout North America converged on the Clemson campus to share ideas and sharpen their skills, all aimed at developing the next generation of graphic communications professionals. The Graphic Communications Education Association (GCEA) chose Clemson University, which houses one of the country’s top […]

  • Phil Roth wins meta-analysis award

    Phil Roth’s meta-analysis research earns him Schmidt-Hunter Award

    August 6, 2019

    Clemson University’s Phil Roth, a Trevillian Distinguished Professor of Management, is the first author of a research paper that has received the 2019 Schmidt-Hunter Award for Meta-analysis from the Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology (SIOP). The SIOP annually presents the Schmidt-Hunter award for the best advances related to industrial and organizational psychology from published […]

  • Winners of 2019 MBA Innovation at Work competition

    Businesses reap rewards of MBA-inspired innovation

    July 31, 2019

    Companies are not only encouraging, but expecting innovation at every level of the workplace. It is widely believed that instilling an innovative mindset across all discipline and staffing levels is key to achieving a forward-thinking organization. The Clemson University MBA program is doing just that through its entrepreneurship and innovation (MBAe) advanced degree program. Examples […]

  • Classroom image of summer scholars in leadership class

    Summer scholars shine in learning leadership through the ages

    July 23, 2019

    Expecting high school students to adopt a “Great Books” approach to learning about leadership and political greatness, may be asking a lot. That was the task for 17 high school students enrolled in “Leadership and the Case for Greatness,” a Clemson University Summer Scholars class. And according to professors Michael Hoffpauir, assistant professor of political […]

  • Patrick Warren, Darren Linvill in Social Media Listening Center

    National security agencies tap Clemson professors’ Russian trolling research

    July 16, 2019

    Research by two Clemson University professors on Russian social media trolling has drawn the interest of U.S. agencies charged with protecting the country’s national security. Patrick Warren, associate professor in the John E. Walker Department of Economics and Darren Linvill, associate professor in the department of communication, have shared their extensive research on Russian social media disinformation campaigns with the U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee, the Department of Homeland Security, other federal law enforcement agencies and more recently, U.S. Army Cyber Command.

  • Hunter Carson won the 2019 MBAe EnterPrize competition

    Cotton-pricing app earns MBAe EnterPrize winner seed money

    July 9, 2019

    Having grown up on a four-generation family farm in Calhoun (S.C.) County, Hunter Carson ’18 learned the ins and outs of agriculture at an early age. When the 22-year-old entered Clemson University’s MBAe program, his entrepreneurial energies were focused on finding efficiencies that would benefit his family’s row-crop farming operation. His idea and the resulting […]

  • Andrew Hanssen, Robert Fleck researched the rule of law and democracies

    Researchers study when prosperity does, doesn’t require rule of law

    July 2, 2019

    The “rule of law” is characterized by transparent and stable laws that are applied equally to all citizens.  The rule of law thereby limits government discretion, thus inspiring the investment and innovation that produces economic growth. It is well-recognized that all of today’s most successful democracies are based on a rule of law.  Two Clemson […]