What's Happening at the CBA
CBA Dean Ravi Krovi, Ph.D., has been named a member of Mayor-elect Dan Horrigan’s Blue Ribbon task force. Mayor-elect Horrigan has asked people from business, labor, education, foundations, healthcare and local government sectors to examine the city’s finances, leadership, diversity, and quality of life. The group has been asked to make a set of recommendations by Feb. 1, 2016. Read more about the team in an online article, Akron Foundations Commit $300,000 to Drill Down on City Government.
The College of Business Administration (CBA) at The University of Akron is one of the nation’s most outstanding business schools, according to The Princeton Review. The education services company profiles the CBA in the new 2016 edition of its annual book, "The Best 295 Business Schools" (Penguin Random House / Princeton Review Books, October 6, 2015, $26.99) and on its site.
Northeastern Ohio companies will have more data to help them find new customers, thanks to an expanded partnership between the Taylor Institute for Direct Marketing at The University of Akron and MAGNET, a nonprofit that supports small to medium-sized manufacturers in Northeast Ohio.
Angela DeBord, student president of the UA chapter of Beta Gamma Sigma (BGS), an international honor society with more than 500 collegiate chapters in all 50 U.S. states and 22 countries, has been selected as the first recipient of the international society’s James A. Viehland Scholarship.
Sabrina Grolimund, a senior majoring in corporate financial management in The University of Akron’s College of Business Administration, has received an honorable mention in the global American Statistical Association Undergraduate Statistics Class Project Competition.
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