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Isenberg Honors Three Exceptional Staff Members
December 12, 2013

Kudos to Kim Figueroa (Chase Career Center), Debbie Puchalski (Accounting & Marketing), and Carol Szymkowicz (Sport Management and general administration)--this year's recipients of Isenberg's Outstanding Staff Awards.

Isenberg Marketing Course & its Students Promote Singer-Songwriter
December 10, 2013

A hands-on promotional initiative by students in Isenberg's Fundamentals of Marketing course expanded the social media footprint and campus profile of aspiring singer-songwriter, Clair Reilly-Roe.

Professor Mangaliso Remembers Nelson Mandela
December 9, 2013

Isenberg management professor Mzamo Mangaliso assesses Nelson Mandela's legacy on PBS News Hour.

Isenberg Students Shine in Elevator Pitch Competition
December 4, 2013

Three Isenberg students were on winning teams in the UMass Innovation Challenge Executive Summary and Elevator Pitch Competition on December 3rd. In the competition, which asks interdisciplinary student teams to concisely "pitch" their preliminary business plans to a panel of business-practitioner judges, eight winning teams vied for $10,000 in seed money.

Isenberg Faculty Members Excel in TEDx Professor Speaker Showcase
November 27, 2013

Three Isenberg professors-Anna Nagurney, Cynthia Barstow, and Ryan Wright-were among eight innovative speakers at the student-organized TEDx UMass Amherst Professor Speaker Showcase at Isenberg on November 26.

Isenberg in the News--November 25
November 25, 2013

Recent Isenberg news in the print & electronic media

Isenberg Researcher's Infrastructure Models Will Support Future World Cup Tournament
November 22, 2013

Ahmed Ghoniem, an assistant professor of Operations and Information Management at Isenberg, is leading a three-year project that is creating infrastructure and logistics planning models for the 2022 FIFA World Cup (soccer) tournament in Qatar. Funded by the state-run Qatar Foundation, Ghoniem is focusing on Qatar's transportation and lodging systems.

Graduates Know the Value of an Isenberg Accounting Degree
November 18, 2013

In their visit to Isenberg's Introduction to Accounting class on November 5th, three Isenberg accounting graduates--Jeff Sallet '93, Jason Janoff '93, and Tony Jordan '95--made persuasive, colorful cases for accounting as a career and as a passport to other careers.

Isenberg in the News--November 13
November 13, 2013

Recent Isenberg news in the print and electronic media

Rep. Neal Explores Economic Policy Making with Isenberg Finance Students
November 13, 2013

In an Isenberg finance class, Massachusetts Rep. Richard Neal discussed tax policies, the federal deficit, investment incentives for business, and other economic policy topics.

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