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UA Executive of the Year Honors Bob KeeganUA Executive of the Year Honors Bob Keegan

Goodyear Chairman and CEO honored at UA / Eller College luncheon: read keynote address and view online slideshow.

Students mixed and mingle at the annual University of Arizona Executive of the Year Luncheon on March 26.

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MIS Grad Students Tackle Google Online Marketing ChallengeMIS Grad Students Tackle Google Online Marketing Challenge

In Dr. Sudha Ram’s graduate-level business intelligence class, one thing is a given: that students will apply their classroom learning to solve real business challenges. [more]

 

Student-Generated Advertisement Tops National CompetitionStudent-Generated Advertisement Tops National Competition

In working with his classmates on a disaster relief advertisement for a national competition, Joshua Belhumeur recalled having read an article in 2005 about tsunami survivors in Sri Lanka receiving donations of winter coats and stilettos. [more]

 

Undergrad Teaching Awards Recognize Classroom Innovation, Real-World LearningUndergrad Teaching Awards Recognize Classroom Innovation, Real-World Learning

Three Eller College leaders were honored for their classroom contributions with Dean’s Teaching Awards in March, and another six were awarded grant funding to move proposed classroom innovations forward. [more]

 

Eller MBAs Work Through the Night at Internatioal Tech Strategy Case CompetitionEller MBAs Work Through the Night at International Tech Strategy Case Competition

A team of three second-year Eller MBA students traveled to Boston last month to participate in an invitation-only case competition sponsored by Ericsson and hosted by Boston University. [more]

 

McGuire Entrepreneurship at Work

Venture Team Profile: Re+Venture Team Profile: Re+

McGuire Entrepreneurship venture team Re+ nearly swept the Innovation Day at UA tradeshow awards last month, taking three of four awards, including best booth, best presentation, and People’s Choice Award. [more]

 

New Corporate Entrepreneurship Center AnnouncedNew Corporate Entrepreneurship Center Announced

The McGuire Center has launched the Center for Corporate Entrepreneurship and New Venturing, not just to reconcile the infusion of entrepreneurship in existing firms, but to capitalize on it in these early days of the open innovation movement. [more]

 

Law Students Take on New Role at Year-End Showcase: An Interview with McGuire Center Director Sherry HoskinsonLaw Students Take on New Role at Year-End Showcase: An Interview with McGuire Center Director Sherry Hoskinson

Through a unique partnership with the James E. Rogers College of Law — the Business/Law Exchange™ — all McGuire Entrepreneurship Program teams work with law students to investigate the myriad legal issues surrounding their new ventures.. [more]

 

Research Report

The Leader Who Leads Least Leads Best: New Economics Research Yield Surprising Insight into LeadershipThe Leader Who Leads Least Leads Best: New Economics Research Yields Surprising Insight into Leadership

Knowledge is power, but blissful ignorance can pay off, according to a new paper from associate professor of economics Mark Stegeman. [more]

 

Restricted Access: Management Professor Examines Barriers to Adoption of Telemedicine ModelRestricted Access: Management Professor Examines Barriers to Adoption of Telemedicine Model

When two of his students spent 16 hours each in the emergency room waiting to be seen for injuries, Amar Gupta applied his research to explore a new paradigm. [more]
  

Alumni Spotlights

Nita UmashankarA Focus on Education
Nita Umashankar

BSBA Marketing and Entrepreneurship '04
Assistant Professor of Marketing, Georgia State University
 
 
 

Jamie BarmachCareer Reboot
Jamie Barmach

MBA '09
President, JEB & Company
 
 
 

   
 

Student Profiles

Megan ShekletonGlobal Ambitions
Megan Shekleton

BSBA Marketing '11

 
 
 
  
 

Felipe de Mello e SouzaDiverse Perspectives
Felipe de Mello e Souza

MBA '11
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Upcoming Events

April 30, 2010
High School Ethics Forum in Phoenix

May 5, 2010
A Night with the Stars: Eller Undergraduate Programs Awards Ceremony

May 15, 2010
Eller Graduate Convocation at Centennial Hall

June 7 - July 9, 2010
Eller Summer Camps for Grades 3-8: DigiDudes and TechDivas: Register Now



Eller in the News

Tax credit, inventory help Tucson home market
USA Today : April 6, 2010

UA researcher studies Prop 100
KVOA News 4 : April 10, 2010

Medicaid managed-care moves ahead
Sunshine News : April 13, 2010