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MBA Alumnus Creates International Impact

Aug 8 2017 9:00 AM | » Full Article MBA Alumnus Creates International Impact
After receiving his online MBA at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business, Ravikumar Kalyanasundaram ’04 gained employment as a senior managing consultant at IBM in Lincoln, Nebraska. Still employed with the company 11 years later, he received the opportunity of a lifetime last fall to participate in IBM’s Corporate Service Corps (CSC) leadership development program sending him across the globe to Chengdu, China, for four weeks.

Financial Times Ranks Online MBA Program No. 10 in the World

Mar 12 2015 1:00 PM | » Full Article Financial Times Ranks Online MBA Program No. 10 in the World
The online MBA program at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration ranked No. 10 in the world in the 2015 Financial Times ranking. The program was also recognized as No. 1 in the U.S. for its value. Released March 9, the report ranked the top 15 online MBA programs from around the world who offer a credible alternative to residential MBA programs.

Brett Whorley Excels in MBA Program Ranked #2 for Veterans by U.S. News and World Report

May 8 2014 2:00 PM | » Full Article Brett Whorley Excels in MBA Program Ranked #2 for Veterans by U.S. News and World Report
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln MBA program is ranked #2 for Best Online MBA Programs for Veterans, according to the 2014 U.S. News & World Report listing. To achieve the veteran-specific ranking, schools had to already be on the respective U.S. News & World Report listing for best online programs.

Michael Shang Inspired to Create Startup Company Through UNL MBA Experience

May 31 2013 10:00 AM | » Full Article Michael Shang Inspired to Create Startup Company Through UNL MBA Experience
When Michael Shang came to UNL from China to get his MBA degree he did not realize the educational experience itself would help him create a new startup business. The company called Easy Transfer evolved from Shang’s experience as a Chinese student studying abroad.

UNL Online MBA Program Ranked Second in U.S. News and World Report

Jan 17 2013 1:50 PM | » Full Article UNL Online MBA Program Ranked Second in U.S. News and World Report
The online MBA program at the CBA ranked second in the Big Ten in the 2013 U.S. News and World Report. Released January 15, the report ranked the UNL MBA program as a Best Online Graduate Business Program. Overall, UNL was 17th out of 148 programs.

Hudl Founders Collaborate to Help Teams Win

Jan 8 2013 1:14 PM | » Full Article Hudl Founders Collaborate to Help Teams Win
A unique opportunity to blend business and computer science at UNL intrigued John Wirtz, Brian Kaiser and David Graff. When the three students collaborated at the Jeffrey S. Raikes School, the result was Hudl, a company founded to help athletic teams win.

MBA Graduate Tyrone Fahie Featured in UNL 'Go Big Red' Video Series

Nov 29 2011 4:35 PM | » Full Article MBA Graduate Tyrone Fahie Featured in UNL 'Go Big Red' Video Series
College of Business Administration MBA graduate Tyrone Fahie was recently featured in the UNL 'Go Big Red' video spotlight series. Fahie was awarded the Lott Impact trophy among other recognitions during his time at UNL and currently works at TD Ameritrade in Omaha.

Matt Adamson Finds Added Value in MBA Degree From UNL

May 6 2011 10:44 AM | » Full Article Matt Adamson Finds Added Value in MBA Degree From UNL

Matt Adamson came to UNL to get his MBA degree but wasn't sure of its value compared to an undergrad degree.  Upon graduating in May, Adamson has a new appreciation for what UNL's MBA program really has to offer.

MBA Grad Matt Senske Finds a Home in the World of Professional Sports

Apr 12 2011 11:37 AM | » Full Article MBA Grad Matt Senske Finds a Home in the World of Professional Sports

Former CBA undergraduate and MBA grad Matt Senske followed his aspirations to work in the world of professional sports.  Through doing what he loves to do, Senske has found a home at Werner Park -- the new home of the Omaha Storm Chasers baseball franchise.

Blake Lawrence Turns CBA Inspiration into Small Business Success

Feb 8 2011 10:46 AM | » Full Article Blake Lawrence Turns CBA Inspiration into Small Business Success

Blake Lawrence graduated from UNL in marketing and received the inspiration from a small business management class to create Hurrdat Social Media –- a company designed to help manage the social media needs of businesses, artists, and athletes.