What's Happening at the CBA
On November 16, 2017, The University of Akron's students in Dr. Alexa Fox's Buyer Behavior courses had the opportunity to apply and discuss course topics in real time with classmates and professionals in a fast-paced, virtual setting when they hosted a Twitter chat.
Emma Twardzik, a double major in marketing management and integrated marketing communications, is profiled in the new LeBron James video spot!
2017 continues to be an incredible year for the College of Business Administration Department of Finance. On September 30, the team of Victor Hayne, Alejandra Velasco-Villanueva, John Hojnacki, Bethany Blazer, and Alec Wilkins traveled to Ohio Dominican University in Columbus to compete in the 1st Insurance Collegiate Challenge.
Dr. Melanie McCoskey, an associate professor in the School of Accountancy, and Andrew Bernat, visiting assistant professor of practice in the Department of Finance, have been honored for their leadership of the award-winning School of Accountancy's Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Tax Clinic. The clinic received two awards — “Commitment to Excellence” and “Setting the Bar for Success” — from the Columbus Region territory manager of the Internal Revenue Service.
Beta Gamma Sigma (BGS) has announced the collegiate chapter honor roll results from the 2016-2017 Chapter-in-Review program. Of the 443 chapters that completed a survey this year, 145 chapters earned Honors status, 104 earned High Honors status, and 60 chapters earned Highest Honors status. The CBA’s BGS chapter earned Highest Honors status.