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Dr. Thomas Brinker, School of Global Business

Jun 18, 2019 Jennifer Retter

Dr. Brinker Publishes on Financing Opportunities for Children with Special Needs

Dr. Thomas Brinker, professor of Accounting and executive director of the MBA program, published “Financing opportunities for medical expenses incurred by children with special needs” in The Tax Adviser on June 13. The article provides insight on tax benefits for families with children who have...

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Apr 30, 2019 Caitlin Burns

Dr. Brinker Publishes Article in The Tax Adviser

Dr. Thomas Brinker, professor of Accounting and executive director of the MBA program, published “Has the TCJA changed the definition of a dependent for children with special needs?” in The Tax Adviser on April 18. In the article, Dr. Brinker explains how special needs children are affected by...

May 25, 2017 Caitlin Burns

School of Global Business Earns Reaccreditation from ACBSP

The Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) has reaffirmed accreditation of the following School of Global Business programs: Accounting Business Administration International Business & Culture M.B.A. ACBSP is a leading, specialized accreditation body...

Mar 23, 2016 Christopher Sarachilli

School of Global Business Invite Advisory Council for Town Hall Meeting

On March 15, Arcadia University’s School of Global Business hosted a town hall to introduce the program’s Advisory Council to students, faculty, staff, and administration. During the meeting, students had the opportunity to hear from key industry leaders, including Advisory Council Chair Lois...

L to R: Dean Alla Wilson; Dean's Advisory Council Member Joseph Valerio; and President Nicolette DeVille Christensen.

Feb 3, 2016 Christopher Sarachilli

School of Global Business Introduces Stock Ticker, Financial Displays

On January 26, the School of Global Business, joined by President Nicolette DeVille Christensen and Provost Barbara Nodine, held a ribbon cutting ceremony to formally present the new LED stock ticker and financial displays near the second floor staircase in Brubaker Hall (at the...

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Feb 2, 2016 Christopher Sarachilli

Dr. Kurthakoti Named X-Culture Best Instructor

After rigorous evaluation at the 2015 X-Culture Symposium, Dr. Raghu Kurthakoti, assistant professor of marketing, was one of 25 instructors to receive the X-Culture Best Instructor Award. The candidates competing for Best Instructor were scored based on 124 criteria, including class-average...

Dean Alla Wilson speaks at an "Executives After 5" event.

Nov 5, 2015 Christopher Sarachilli

MBA Alumni Association Begins 'Executives After 5' Series

Over 70 people gathered at the Top of the Tower in Philadelphia on Oct. 14 for the "Executives After 5" event with the World Trade Center of Greater Philadelphia (WTCGP). Sponsored by the MBA Alumni Assocation (MBA AA) and the Arcadia Alumni Association, it was the first in the series...

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Mar 4, 2015 jretter Retter

Brinker Co-publishes Two Articles in the ‘Journal of Financial Services Professionals’ and Gives Several Talks on Taxes

Thomas M. Brinker, professor of accounting, co-published two articles titled “When is a Vacation Home a Rental Home?: Reviewing the Alternative Methods of Reporting ‘Vacation’ Home Rental Expenses and the Potential Difference in Tax” and “Examining and Contrasting the Recent Alternative Calculation...

Sep 25, 2014 Purnell Cropper

Careers: Ruggia Lands Auditor Position after Federal Internship

By JEN RETTER ’16 When Arcadia University alumnus Marc Ruggia ’14 first heard of an internship opportunity at the Defense Contract Audit Agency for the Federal Government in Moorestown, N.J., he didn’t know that his ambition and hard work would eventually lead to a full-time career with the DCAA...

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Jul 14, 2014 Purnell Cropper

Planita publishes in the ‘Journal of Financial Service Professionals’

Cynthia M. Planita, MST, CPA, assistant professor of accounting in the School of Global Business, published an article, “For Better or for Worse: Will the Repeal of the Defense of Marriage Act Bring Couples Happiness?” in the Journal of Financial Service Professionals on Jan. 1. The article...

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Jan 14, 2013 Sarah Schwartz

Brinker Publishes Paper on Economic Citizenship in the Caribbean

Thomas Brinker, Jr., Professor of Accounting and Executive Director of the MBA Program, authored a paper, "Economic Citizenship in the Caribbean: A Retirement Planning Consideration?", which was published in the January 2013 edition of the Journal of Financial Service Professionals. As individuals...

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Sep 11, 2012 Purnell Cropper

Brinker to Address Unique Income Tax Issues at MetLife Symposium

Thomas Brinker, Jr., LLM, CPA, CFE, ChFC, PFS, AEP, Professor of Accounting and Executive Director of the MBA program, will present “Identifying Unique Tax Benefits/Traps in Planning for Families with Special Needs Children” at MetLife’s 2012 Financial Planning and Special Needs Planning Symposium...