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Apr 17, 2012 Purnell Cropper

School of Global Business Holds Symposium to Share Research

The School of Global Business welcomed students, faculty and staff to a research symposium on April 11. The first in a series of research symposia, the event aimed to enhance and support faculty research, encourage faculty-student research collaboration and provide opportunities for scholars in the...

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Apr 10, 2012 Purnell Cropper

Arcadia University Announces School of Global Business

Arcadia University is leveraging its leadership position in global education with a new School of Global Business and a focus on entrepreneurship, sustainable enterprises, and a growing international MBA program. “Our goal is to prepare business leaders who are global-minded, individuals who will...

Apr 10, 2012 Purnell Cropper

New Ad Campaigns on Transit, King of Prussia Mall

"The World Needs Great Teachers" campaign launched on buses and in train stations around the Philadelphia region in late March, and the "Manage Your Life, Get a Degree" campaign just launched at the King of Prussia mall and bus shelters. The Manage Your Life campaign is aimed at connecting adult...

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Apr 5, 2012 Purnell Cropper

Arcadia Students Study Culture and Economy in Dominica

Following eight weeks of on-campus instruction in ID181/381: The International Experience, a group of undergraduate Arcadia students joined instructors Tom Brinker, Professor of Accounting and Executive Director of the M.B.A. program, and Dr. Wayne Morra, Professor of Economics, on an international...

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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...