What's Happening at the CBA
Shanghai is the destination for the UA team competing in the Hult Prize, a prestigious international collegiate competition. The team is composed of Williams Honors College undergraduate students — junior international business and economics major Ariana Ćubela of Kirtland, senior marketing major Kelsey Jones of Green, and freshman computer engineering major SaiPranay Vellala of Rocky River. Jones, this year’s team captain, also was a member of UA’s 2016 Hult Prize Team.
Kaylon Alexander decided to attend The University of Akron, but was not certain he had made the correct choice--until he started his business classes. "The CBA prepares you for your life after college and connects you with people outside of the college who can help."
Callie Mack, Senior, Marketing, explains why global experiential learning opportunities were why she chose the College of Business Administration.
The CBA Team of Layne Scheufler, Preston Matos, Eric Vlahos, with Faculty Advisor Professor Bhanu Balasubramnian (pictured l. to r.) are champions of a hotly contested undergraduate business case competition, besting the other Final Four teams of Marshall, Oberlin, and West Virginia University.
The marketing program in partnership with Kanga Blue, a woman’s University a cappella group, produced a video of UA students singing advertising jingles. Two of the students are marketing majors - Jessica Dixon, president of Kanga Blue & Tori Schurr. Enjoy!