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Jun 18, 2012 Purnell Cropper

Insurance Journal: Arcadia Gets Grant from Griffith Insurance Education Foundation

The Insurance Journal reported June 15 that Arcadia University was awarded a grant to develop a risk management and insurance program. The Griffith Insurance Education Foundation, based in Columbus, Ohio, has awarded $15,000 in grant money to three universities to support their Risk Management and...

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Jun 14, 2012 Purnell Cropper

Business Students Receive First Place in Annual Simulation Competition

School of Global Business undergraduate students Christopher Finney ’12, Ilya Gomelsky ’12, Margaret Lyons ’12 and Natasha Walewski ’12 received first place for Best Overall Performance at the 48th Annual International Collegiate Business Strategy Competition (ICBSC) in Long Beach, Calif., April 19...

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Jun 12, 2012 Purnell Cropper

Entrepreneur Says College Degree Is Hedge Against Unemployment

"The dismal jobs report is in for May and the numbers are not great. There are some bright spots however; digging down into the numbers that the government released, the unemployment rate for college graduates fell slightly in May, to 3.9 percent from 4 percent a month earlier," according to Rob...

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Jun 12, 2012 Purnell Cropper

Entrepreneur Says College Degree Is Hedge Against Unemployment

"The dismal jobs report is in for May and the numbers are not great. There are some bright spots however; digging down into the numbers that the government released, the unemployment rate for college graduates fell slightly in May, to 3.9 percent from 4 percent a month earlier," according to Rob...

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Jun 8, 2012 Purnell Cropper

Delener to Present on Greece Debt Crisis at NBEA Conference

Dr. NJ Delener, Founding Dean of the School of Global Business, will present his forthcoming publication, “An Analysis of the Greece Sovereign Debt Crisis” at the Northeast Business and Economic Association’s 39th Annual Conference, Oct. 25-27, in Long Island, New York. An evaluation of the...

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Jun 8, 2012 Purnell Cropper

Chapman Awarded Grant for Development of Risk Management and Insurance Offerings

Dr. Zaneta Chapman, Assistant Professor of Business Administration, was awarded a grant from the Robert P. Ashlock Risk Management and Insurance Development Program, sponsored by the Griffith Insurance Education Foundation, to help fund the development of a new Risk Management and Insurance...

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Jun 5, 2012 Purnell Cropper

MBA Reception Welcomes Students, Alumni and International Graduates from Singapore

Students and alumni of Arcadia University’s International M.B.A. program in Singapore joined M.B.A. students, alumni, prospective M.B.A. students, faculty and staff at the graduate business program’s second annual reception on May 16, given by the School of Global Business and the Office of...

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May 31, 2012 Purnell Cropper

MBA Students Visit Czech National Bank, Study Economy in Prague

Students in M.B.A. Cohort 15 traveled to Prague, Czech Republic, in May for their second one-week international business experience in the program. The group, which consists of both on-campus and online graduate students, studied Prague’s developed economy in contrast with the emerging economy in...

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May 10, 2012 Purnell Cropper

International MBA Graduates Celebrate Commencement, Welcome Delener to Singapore

Graduating students of the Arcadia University International M.B.A. program gathered at the Grand Ballroom of the Concorde Hotel in Singapore for a graduate commencement ceremony on April 21. The beginning of the ceremony was marked by the U.S. national anthem, followed by the national anthem of...

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May 10, 2012 Sarah Schwartz

Brinker Co-Authors Paper on the Inconsistency of Foreign Taxes

Thomas M. Brinker, Jr., Professor of Accounting, Executive Director, M.B.A. Program, co-authored a paper, "Does a Foreign Tax Credit Exist at the State Level? Double Taxation and How States Treat Foreign Taxes Paid for Individuals," which was published in the May edition of the Journal of Financial...

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May 1, 2012 Purnell Cropper

Business Week: NJ Delener Founding Dean of School of Global Business

Bloomsberg Business Week online reported on April 30 in its Business People in the News section, "NJ Delener, was hired by Arcadia University as the founding dean of the School of Global Business. He is the former dean of the School of Business at the State University of New York at Old Westbury."

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Apr 24, 2012 Purnell Cropper

Health Administration Students Meet Deputy Surgeon General and Media Relations Director

A group of twelve health administration majors joined Program Advisor Robert Kieserman on April 18 to meet with business professionals in Washington, D.C. Students spent time at the American Hospital Association (AHA), the national organization that represents and serves all types of hospitals,...