Business

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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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...

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...

Aug 7, 2014 Purnell Cropper

Arcadia University Announces Athletic Hall of Fame Class of 2014

Arcadia University will induct five new members into its Athletic Hall of Fame in a formal ceremony on Oct. 11, 2014 in the University Commons as part of Fall Fest/Homecoming Weekend. The Hall of Fame’s Class of 2014 is comprised of four former student-athletes—Tim Fitzgerald ’08 (men’s tennis),...

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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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Mar 14, 2014 Purnell Cropper

Health Administration Professor, Students Launch Web Series Centered on Philly Health Care

Arcadia professor and Health Administration program coordinator Robert Keiserman broadcasted the first episode of Health and Wellness, a web series showcasing hospitals, health care providers, medical researchers, and medical education in the Greater Philadelphia area with the help of college...

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Mar 4, 2014 Purnell Cropper

International Visit from China Generates Faculty Exchange

School of Global Business faculty members Dr. Annette Halpin and Meg Nolan have been invited to travel to China for two weeks in May to lecture at Dalian Nationalities University (DNU). The invitation resulted from a visit by Dalian Professor Lucia Tan, who was at Arcadia University for three weeks...

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Apr 12, 2013 Purnell Cropper

Students, Faculty Honored for Academic Excellence at Convocation

On Saturday, April 6, the University celebrated the academic achievement of students and faculty at the 2013 Honors Convocation in the Kuch Center Gymnasium. Undergraduate and graduate students and their families were on hand as Arcadia recognized Distinguished Dean’s and Dean’s Honor Lists...

Feb 15, 2013 Purnell Cropper

Temple University Hospital CEO Talks U.S. Healthcare Reform with Arcadia Students

By FRANCESCA MAYR ’16 Photography KARA WRIGHT ’14 John Kastanis, FACHE, President and Chief Executive Officer of Temple University Hospital, spoke to Health Administration and Business Administration students, faculty, and staff on Jan. 31. His presentation, “Healthcare Reform and Health Systems...

Jan 27, 2013 Sarah Schwartz

Business Major Lands Job Following Internship in Australia

When planning your future, sometimes it’s better to put it in writing. Entering his junior year, Business major Michael Stackhouse ’13 was interested in economics but only held a vague idea of the sort of career he might pursue. It wasn’t until he was crafting a cover letter for Arcadia's Sydney...