School Of Global Business

May 18, 2015 Purnell Cropper

Class of 2015 Poised to Impact the World

Against a backdrop of blue skies and Grey Towers Castle, nearly 500 students received baccalaureate degrees at Arcadia’s 2015 Undergraduate Commencement on May 15. The previous evening, approximately 400 graduate students received master's and doctoral degrees. Deogratias Niyizonkiza, founder of...

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Apr 29, 2015 Purnell Cropper

On LinkedIn, Galing ’18 Lists Lessons Learned from Sixers

Samantha Galing ’18 recounted a recent visit to the Philadelphia 76ers business office for LinkedIn’s Pulse blog on April 13. Galing, a business administration major, visited the office with other members of Arcadia’s student-run Society for the Advancement of Business Administration. “Having an...

Apr 20, 2015 Susan Gettlin

Students Share Scholarship and Creative Work at Capstone Presentations

April 23 through May 12, seniors and graduate students will present the culmination of their studies at Arcadia at the 46th annual Capstone Presentation, displaying posters, delivering oral presentations, performing concerts, showcasing artwork, and reciting monologues, among other projects....

Visiting Scholars Discuss Chinese Business Trends

Apr 20, 2015 Susan Gettlin

Visiting Scholars Discuss Chinese Business Trends

On March 19, the School of Global Business invited its Visiting Scholars to “China—Challenge and Viewpoints,” a meeting of the World Trade Center of Greater Philadelphia’s CEOs’ China Operations Club. Scholars led presentations on Chinese contract law, accounting practices of Chinese businesses,...

Ron Drozd (fourth from left) spoke to students on his experience with the World Trade Center of Greater Philadelphia

Apr 1, 2015 jretter Retter

Arcadia Joins World Trade Center of Greater Philadelphia’s Leadership Council

Arcadia University and the World Trade Center of Greater Philadelphia (WTCGP) are pleased to announce that Arcadia has joined the WTCGP’s Leadership Council. The WTCGP will work with the School of Global Business at Arcadia to invite students interested in international business to learn more...

Apr 1, 2015 jretter Retter

Students Honored at 2015 Convocation

Student and faculty achievements were highlighted at Arcadia’s annual Honors Convocation, March 28 in the Kuch Center Alumni Gymnasium. More than 700 undergraduate students were named to the Dean’s Honors and Distinguished Honors Lists for the spring 2014 semester, while more than 750 were named...

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Mar 4, 2015 jretter Retter

Wilson Appointed to Serve on the ACBSP Marketing Committee, Starts Student Advisory Council

Dr. Alla L. Wilson, dean of the School of Global Business, was nominated to serve on the Accreditation Council for Business Schools & Programs Marketing Committee. Dr. Wilson also formed a Dean’s Student Advisory Council comprised of students from Arcadia’s School of Global Business. The group...

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Mar 4, 2015 jretter Retter

Kieserman Publishes Article in ‘The Bottom Line,’ Serves as Founding Executive Director of Library Communications Conference

Robert Kieserman, program coordinator of health administration, published “Creating the library experience” in The Bottom Line: Managing Library Finances. Additionally, he served as the founding executive director of the Library Communications Conference where he presented “Establishing a Library...

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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...

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Nov 26, 2014 Susan Gettlin

Business Dean to Serve on International Accreditation Board

Arcadia University’s Dean of the School of Global Business, Alla L. Wilson, Ph.D., recently accepted a nomination to serve on the Marketing Committee for the Accreditation Council for Business Schools & Programs (ACBSP).

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Oct 13, 2014 Purnell Cropper

Members of Business Dean’s Student Advisory Council Announced

Dr. Alla L. Wilson, dean of the School of Global Business, invited students to contribute valuable guidance by participating on the Dean’s Student Advisory Council. The Council is a group of 14 students from different degree programs within the School of Business. They will meet with the...

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Sep 30, 2014 Purnell Cropper

Students Experience International Business without Traveling

On Sept. 17, Arcadia University’s School of Global Business welcomed The World Trade Center of Greater Philadelphia (WTCGP) to its campus as part of Pennsylvania International Week. Authorized Trade Representatives from around the world, representing over 60 countries, met with Philadelphia...