School Of Global Business

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Apr 3, 2012 Purnell Cropper

Message from the Dean of the School of Global Business

By NJ Delener As the Founding Dean of the School of Global Business, I am thrilled to be at Arcadia University. The mission of the School of Global Business is to educate students to become successful, principled leaders who make a difference in the world. Under the newly-established continuous...

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Apr 3, 2012 Purnell Cropper

School of Global Business Appoints Business Alumni Association Executive Board

The School of Global Business has appointed five executive board members to lead the Business Alumni Association, which serves to promote and advance the interests of business alumni and students and to develop relationships with and coordinate events and opportunities for business alumni....

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Apr 3, 2012 Purnell Cropper

Ivery ’12 Accepts Accounting Position at KPMG

Victoria Ivery, a senior Accounting major, has accepted a position at KPMG, an audit, tax and advisory services firm. Ivery will be working in the firm’s Philadelphia office as a first year staff accountant within the auditing division, auditing publicly held companies. “I always knew that I...

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Apr 3, 2012 Purnell Cropper

International MBA Student Interns for Jackson Hewitt Tax Service

Yucheng Jin, an international M.B.A. student from Shanghai, China, is adding another item to her list of experiences in the U.S.: an internship at Jackson Hewitt Tax Service, a full-service tax preparation company in Glenside. Jin assists the company in preparing 2011 tax returns, verifying...

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Mar 29, 2012 Purnell Cropper

Brinker Educates Families with Special Needs Children on Tax Planning

Thomas M. Brinker, Jr., LL.M. CPA, Professor of Accounting and Executive Director of the M.B.A. program, recently presented on tax planning and tax benefits for families with special needs children during speaking engagements at several companies and organizations. On Feb. 15, Brinker presented “...

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Mar 27, 2012 Purnell Cropper

School of Global Business Presents Research Symposium, April 11

The School of Global Business presents its first Research Symposium on April 11, from 4 to 5:15 p.m. in 201 Brubaker Hall, coordinated by Dr. Zaneta Chapman, Assistant Professor of Business Administration. The School's research symposiums will aim to enhance and support faculty research, encourage...

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Mar 20, 2012 Purnell Cropper

Arcadia International MBA Program Showcased at Career Fair in Singapore

Dr. Sandra Hordis, Director of International Academic Programs, and Christine Litwin, Enrollment Management Counselor, traveled to Singapore March 1-4 to participate in Career 2012, an annual career and education fair, to represent Arcadia’s International M.B.A. program. Held at the Suntec...

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Mar 9, 2012 Sarah Schwartz

Philadelphia Magazine: Advantage in Current Job Market, Arcadia's International MBA

Philadelphia Magazine featured Arcadia University’s MBA program in “Philadelphia magazine’s Guide to Graduate Schools,” in the March 2012 edition: Today, concentrations extend beyond traditional areas like marketing and finance, covering emerging fields such as healthcare, technology, and...

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Mar 6, 2012 Purnell Cropper

School of Global Business Holds Retreats to Prepare Strategic Plan

Members of the School of Global Business gathered in January, February and March at planning retreats to draft and formulate the school’s strategic plan, goals and objectives—including the school’s mission, vision and core values, or guiding principles, on which to focus while moving forward as a...

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Mar 6, 2012 Purnell Cropper

Sims: Cause Marketing in the 'Business and Economics Society International Anthology'

Mary Sims, JD, MA, an instructor in the graduate and undergraduate business programs, discusses “cause marketing” and corporate social responsibility in “Part of the Proceeds: What Does This Mean to Companies and Stakeholders Today?” published in Volume II of the Business and Economics Society...

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Feb 28, 2012 Sarah Schwartz

Pacheco-Rivera ’99 Builds Connections Between Institutions and Latino Students

Philly.com featured Rubi Pacheco-Rivera ’99 in an article that discusses the benefits of being bilingual and bicultural. Pacheco-Rivera graduated from Arcadia in 1999 with a bachelor's degree in Business Administration and a minor in Spanish. Rubi Pacheco-Rivera, who was born and raised in...

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Feb 24, 2012 Purnell Cropper

MBA Alumna Named Director of Marketing and Public Relations at Odell Studner

Christina Czerwonka ’07M.B.A. was named Director of Marketing and Public Relations at Odell Studner, Insurance Brokers and Consultants, an insurance and risk management company. In her new role, Czerwonka will manage social media, advertising and integration of the company’s sales and marketing...