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Howard L. Hawks Hall Opens for Business at Nebraska

Aug 18 2017 5:00 PM | » Full Article Howard L. Hawks Hall Opens for Business at Nebraska
With the snip of a ribbon, dignitaries from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln welcomed in a new era at the College of Business with the grand opening of the new Howard L. Hawks Hall building. More than 800 people attended the historic ribbon cutting ceremony on Friday, August 18, 2017, which speakers proclaimed as a game-changing moment for future students of both the University and College.

Determination Leads Goldberg to Success

May 5 2017 8:00 AM | » Full Article Determination Leads Goldberg to Success
Senior Sydney Goldberg, a marketing major and computer science minor from St. Joseph, Missouri, strives to make an impact at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business. Driven by determination, she experienced a life-changing accident in South America the summer after her freshman year.

Students Challenged to Revitalize Ogallala

Feb 27 2017 11:00 AM | » Full Article Students Challenged to Revitalize Ogallala
Students from the College of Business Administration Honors Academy and the Jeffrey S. Raikes School of Computer Science and Management at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln received a hands-on assignment to improve the Ogallala, Nebraska, community. The project focused on four areas: attracting new businesses to the downtown and surrounding area; revitalizing the downtown area; drawing new, young families and professionals to the community; and stimulating population growth.

Barrera Lays Leadership Foundation for Business Students

Feb 21 2017 9:00 AM | » Full Article
Rik Barrera, assistant dean for business and chief operating officer at the College of Business Administration, defines his success by whether he makes the organization he serves better. That attitude and sense of service gets conveyed each year to freshmen and junior students, as Barrera teaches leadership classes at the Jeffrey S. Raikes School of Computer Science and Management at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln.

Final Steel Beam at New CBA Building Celebrated

Apr 18 2016 10:30 AM | » Full Article Final Steel Beam at New CBA Building Celebrated
Friday marked a major milestone in the construction of the new College of Business Administration building at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln as a Topping Off Steel Ceremony took place at the construction site at 14th and Vine streets. A topping off event is a building construction tradition that occurs when the last beam is placed atop a structure.
 

CBA Building Moves Forward with Groundbreaking

Mar 5 2015 10:00 AM | » Full Article CBA Building Moves Forward with Groundbreaking
Construction of UNL's new College of Business Administration Building launched with a ceremonial turning of dirt on March 4.

An estimated 350 attended the groundbreaking ceremony, which was held inside the Kauffman Academic Residential Center and near the site of the new building at 14th and Vine streets.

Big Potential: Sara Benning

May 13 2014 3:00 PM | » Full Article
Sara Benning
When Sara Benning visited University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration to learn more about the actuarial science program, she was inspired to move from Brookfield, Wisconsin, to Lincoln, Nebraska, and pursue her college degree. Four years later, she is graduating and plans to take the inspiration she cultivated in college to Denver, Colo., as she starts her actuary career at Cigna, a health insurance company.
 

Raikes Alumnus Brings Business Sense to Google

Jan 23 2014 3:30 PM | » Full Article Raikes Alumnus Brings Business Sense to Google
Helping students land high-tech jobs at premiere companies is a priority at the Jeffrey S. Raikes School of Computer Science and Management at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln. Justin Hicks, a 2011 Raikes graduate received a business minor while majoring in computer science and math, and found his dream job with Google at their Boulder, Colo. location.

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.

Raikes Business Students Learn Digital Marketing Methods

Nov 30 2012 4:14 PM | » Full Article Raikes Business Students Learn Digital Marketing Methods
Business students at the Jeffery S. Raikes School of Computer Science and Management discovered the art of digital marketing by learning how to manage ad words through the web search engine most of us use every day – Google.

Dr. Ravi Sohi Honored with Prestigious Louis W. Stern Award

May 14 2012 1:10 PM | » Full Article Dr. Ravi Sohi Honored with Prestigious Louis W. Stern Award
The road to recognition in academic research is a long one. Yet the necessity of time makes it all the more meaningful to Dr. Ravi Sohi, Associate Dean of Graduate Programs and Research at CBA, who recently was awarded the 2012 Louis W. Stern Award by the American Marketing Association.

Senior Actuarial Science Major Julia Menez Excels at Raikes School

Oct 12 2011 9:05 AM | » Full Article Senior Actuarial Science Major Julia Menez Excels at Raikes School
CBA senior, Julia Menez, proves that great things can be accomplished while involved in multiple academic programs. The actuarial science major has discovered a whole new world of opportunity at the Jeffrey S. Raikes School of Computer Science and Management.

UNL College of Business Administration Students Awarded Degrees

May 12 2011 2:30 PM | » Full Article UNL College of Business Administration Students Awarded Degrees

The UNL College of Business Administration congratulates the nearly 500 students who received bachelors, masters, and doctoral degrees following the Spring 2011 semester. Commencement ceremonies were conducted May 6 and 7 at the University.

CBA Faculty and Students Featured in Raikes School Innovation

Mar 25 2011 10:06 AM | » Full Article CBA Faculty and Students Featured in Raikes School Innovation

The Jeffrey S. Raikes School of Computer Science and Management gives UNL students a unique opportunity to create innovative technology in a hands-on environment.  The Raikes School's Design Studio program is currently featured in UNL's Focused on the Future campaign.