School Of Global Business

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...

Mar 21, 2016 Baaqeyah Amala Muhammad El

Honors Convocation
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Mar 16, 2016 Caitlin Burns

Business Speaker Series Welcomes VP from Rita’s Water Ice

On Wednesday, March 23, Lauriena Borstein, senior vice president of operations for Rita's Water Ice, will discuss her involvement in supporting franchisees, as part of the Philadelphia Business Speaker Series hosted by School of Global Business. Borstein is responsible for leading...

Mar 1, 2016 Caitlin Burns

School of Global Business Hosts IronPigs Manager for Speaker Series

On Feb. 26, the School of Global Business hosted the third installment of its “Sport Management Speaker Series,” featuring Brad Ludwig, manager of group sales for the Lehigh Valley IronPigs minor league baseball team, which is a Triple-A affiliate of the Philadelphia Phillies.  ...

Feb 18, 2016 Christopher Sarachilli

Galing '18 Lands MLB Position as Phillies Correspondent

Samantha Galing ’18 will be a Real Time Correspondent (RTC) for the Philadelphia Phillies this year. One of 50 RTCs working at Major League ballparks around the country this year, the Business Administration major will attend nearly all Phillies home games, capturing pre-game photos and video clips...

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...

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Jan 1, 2016 Susan Gettlin

SGB Welcomes New M.B.A. Alumni Association Board

Members of the M.B.A. Alumni Association Board: Jeff Frazier ’14M, Noreen McDonough ’15M, Liz Zimmer ’14M, Brian Bulman ’12M, Ashley Jones ’15M, Samantha Hobson ’10M, Inessa Gerstman ’11M, and Marco Ward ’98, ’11M Arcadia University’s School of Global Business welcomed a new M.B.A. Alumni...

Photo courtesy of Samantha Galing '18, Rome Preview 2015.

Nov 16, 2015 Christopher Sarachilli

For Sixth Consecutive Year, Arcadia University Ranked First in U.S. in Study Abroad

For the sixth consecutive year, and for the seventh time in the past eight years, Arcadia University is ranked first in the U.S. in study abroad participation, according to the Institute of International Education’s Open Doors report. Arcadia earned the recognition based on the percentage of...

Students in the School of Global Business get a behind-the-scenes tour of Sesame Place. Not pictured: Bert.

Nov 10, 2015 Christopher Sarachilli

Business Students Get Look at Theme Park Operations, Hear from Former NFL Player

Students in the School of Global Business got a behind-the-scenes look at the theme park industry and heard from COO of Lyons Companies during two recent SGB events. On Friday, Oct. 30, students in the School of Global Business traveled to Sesame Place in Langhorne, Pa. Nearly 40 business...

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...

Oct 28, 2015 Christopher Sarachilli

Global Business Cohort Spurred into Action for Victims of Tropical Storm

This summer, students in Arcadia's MBA Cohort 22 went to Dominica for the first of two international business experiences. Upon returning, the Cohort was heartbroken to hear how Tropical Storm Erika, which hit the island nation in late August, had claimed the lives of at least 20 people ...