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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.

Graduating Seniors Offer Advice to Current Students

May 10 2014 11:00 AM | » Full Article Graduating Seniors Offer Advice to Current Students
Graduating seniors, masters and doctoral students from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration received their diplomas Friday, May 9 and Saturday, May 10 at commencement exercises at Pinnacle Bank Arena. Before the graduates begin their next chapter in new careers or furthering their education, some took time to share advice with current students looking to Start Something.
 

CBA Senior Eric Reznicek Represents Students on the Nebraska Board of Regents

May 3 2014 9:00 AM | » Full Article CBA Senior Eric Reznicek Represents Students on the Nebraska Board of Regents
Senior Eric Reznicek has accomplished a lot during his time at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Business Administration, including two internships at State Farm Insurance, assisting with research projects in the marketing department and being in the UNL Honors Program. However, earlier this year he was honored to have the UNL student body elect him as their representative to serve on the Nebraska Board of Regents.

Business Students Sweep to Success on UNL Curling Team

Feb 19 2014 2:30 PM | » Full Article Business Students Sweep to Success on UNL Curling Team
The sport of curling may not receive the same attention as figure skating or snowboarding at the Winter Olympics, but it does have its share of fans. In fact, at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration, two students– Cameron Binder and Katherine Mitenko– lead the Nebraska Curling team.

UNL Parents Association Honors 12 CBA Faculty, Staff

Feb 12 2014 3:00 PM | » Full Article UNL Parents Association Honors 12 CBA Faculty, Staff
The UNL College of Business Administration had 12 faculty and staff members honored by the UNL Teaching Council and UNL Parents Association at an annual recognition ceremony on Feb. 7. Certificates of recognition for contributions to students were given during the ceremony.  The awards provide positive feedback to campus faculty and staff about the work they do with students.

CBA Students Develop Marketing Strategies for Lincoln Industries

Jan 23 2014 12:00 PM | » Full Article CBA Students Develop Marketing Strategies for Lincoln Industries
Business students at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration are partnering with Lincoln Industries in a class project to help the company reevaluate its marketing strategies in the chroming industry. It’s the first time CBA and Lincoln Industries have collaborated on a project.

Sadid Carrillo: First Generation Student to Assistant Examiner

Jan 9 2014 9:00 AM | » Full Article Sadid Carrillo: First Generation Student to Assistant Examiner
When Sadid Carrillo, a first-generation student from Schuyler, Neb., was a freshman at UNL, he had aspirations of becoming a doctor. All of those plans changed in his first chemistry class.

2013 Brought Another Freshmen Enrollment Increase at CBA

Dec 20 2013 11:30 AM | » Full Article 2013 Brought Another Freshmen Enrollment Increase at CBA
The College of Business Administration increased full-time freshmen enrollment by 14 percent this fall. With 3,718 students at the college, the overall increase in undergraduates was 6.7 percent, the highest of any college at the university.

Graduating Students Thankful for Opportunities at CBA

Dec 19 2013 11:00 AM | » Full Article Graduating Students Thankful for Opportunities at CBA
Graduating seniors, masters and doctoral students from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration will receive their diplomas this Friday and Saturday at commencement exercises at Pinnacle Bank Arena. Before the graduates begin their next chapter in new careers or furthering their education, some took time to share how CBA helped them Start Something.

Accounting Students Pay It Forward with Acts of Kindness

Dec 16 2013 9:00 AM | » Full Article Accounting Students Pay It Forward with Acts of Kindness
Before letting her students leave the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration for Thanksgiving, Jean Riley-Schultz, assistant professor of practice of accountancy, offered her students an extra credit opportunity with a twist. She challenged her Introductory Accounting I students to perform an act of kindness – doing something for someone without expecting anything in return – over the break.

Happy Holidays

Dec 13 2013 4:30 PM | » Full Article Happy Holidays
Happy Holidays from CBA faculty and staff to all our terrific students!

UNL Students Can Study Business in China This Summer

Dec 10 2013 10:00 AM | » Full Article UNL Students Can Study Business in China This Summer
This May University of Nebraska–Lincoln students can explore Chinese business and culture in the China: Business and Cultural Discovery study abroad program sponsored by the College of Business Administration. The program takes students to Xi’an, China, for three weeks to study the basics of international finance and the country’s economic history and prospects.

Business Majors Shine on Soccer Field

Dec 5 2013 3:00 PM | » Full Article Business Majors Shine on Soccer Field
Ari Romero and Samantha Areman learned what it takes to overcome adversity and climb to the top in 2013. The two business majors from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration are both members of the Husker soccer team that won the Big Ten championship after going through losing seasons the past couple years.

Senshu Study Abroad Program Alum Realizes Dream of Working in Japan

Dec 3 2013 3:00 PM | » Full Article Senshu Study Abroad Program Alum Realizes Dream of Working in Japan
The day after graduating from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration in May, Ben Norton jetted off to Japan to start his career. Norton, who studied abroad at Senshu University while at CBA, now works for Senshu as an English language coordinator.

3-2-1 Quick Pitch Competition Awards Seven Student Entrepreneurs with $1,000

Nov 22 2013 4:00 PM | » Full Article 3-2-1 Quick Pitch Competition Awards Seven Student Entrepreneurs with $1,000
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration Center for Entrepreneurship held its fifth annual 3-2-1 Quick Pitch competition Nov. 21, in the Club Level Suites at Memorial Stadium. More than 70 students had the opportunity to showcase their entrepreneurial, communication and presentation skills through a short “quick pitch” proposal to a panel of entrepreneurial experts from Nebraska in a competitive format.

Big Red Challenge Competition to Benefit Wounded Veterans

Nov 13 2013 1:30 PM | » Full Article Big Red Challenge Competition to Benefit Wounded Veterans
The Big Red Challenge is a grueling obstacle race that will be unleashed at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln campus to benefit disabled military veterans. The race, to be held April 26, 2014 – was spearheaded by several people from the College of Business Administration including Bede Bolin, director of freshman programs, and recent business graduates Nate Schimmel and Jimmy O’Keeffe.

Professional Round Table Event, Nov. 12

Oct 31 2013 10:00 AM | » Full Article Professional Round Table Event, Nov. 12
The Big Red Investment Club and Omicron Delta Epsilon, student organizations at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Business Administration, are hosting a professional round table event on Tuesday, Nov. 12, from 4-6 p.m. The event will be held in the Centennial Room in the Nebraska Union and is open to all CBA students.

3-2-1 Quickpitch Competition, Nov. 21

Oct 29 2013 9:00 AM | » Full Article 3-2-1 Quickpitch Competition, Nov. 21
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Business Administration Center for Entrepreneurship will hold the fifth annual 3-2-1 Quickpitch competition Nov. 21, at 6 p.m. in the Club Level Suites at Memorial Stadium. Participants will have the opportunity to showcase their entrepreneurial, communication and presentation skills through a short “quick pitch” proposal. 

National Geographic Photographer Joel Sartore Visits CBA

Oct 28 2013 4:00 PM | » Full Article National Geographic Photographer Joel Sartore Visits CBA
National Geographic photographer, international wildlife advocate and Lincoln, Neb., native Joel Sartore recently spoke to students in Dr. Ann Mari May’s macroeconomics class. Students in the class were impressed with Sartore’s adventures as a wildlife photographer, and were excited to learn more about the connections between how the economy operates and life in the natural world.

Kiewit Representatives Encourage Students to Explore Career Possibilities

Oct 17 2013 11:30 AM | » Full Article Kiewit Representatives Encourage Students to Explore Career Possibilities
Andrew Wesely and Brian Seger are both University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration graduates who presented in classes at CBA and encouraged business students to think outside the box when considering a career path. Wesely and Seger work at Kiewit Construction and believe it is the kind of opportunity current business students are being prepared for at CBA.

Over 2,000 Business Students Fill Lied Center for Business Ethics Lecture

Oct 11 2013 3:00 PM | » Full Article Over 2,000 Business Students Fill Lied Center for Business Ethics Lecture
David Callahan, an ethics advocate and author of the books The Cheating Culture and The Moral Center, spoke to over 2,000 business students on Thursday, October 3, in the Lied Center for Performing Arts, as part of the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration Business Ethics Program State Farm Ethics Day Lecture.  
 

Six CBA Students Up for Homecoming Royalty

Oct 1 2013 11:00 AM | » Full Article Six CBA Students Up for Homecoming Royalty
The College of Business Administration has six students on the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Homecoming court. Royalty will be crowned during halftime of the Nebraska-Illinois football game, set to kick off at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 5, at Memorial Stadium. Election for king and queen is Thursday, Oct. 3, from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. through the MyRed portal for UNL students.

High Tea Served at Upcoming Oxford Program Information Session

Sep 30 2013 1:00 PM | » Full Article High Tea Served at Upcoming Oxford Program Information Session
During their time at Oxford, University of Nebraska–Lincoln students have many opportunities to immerse themselves in British culture. One of the most memorable experiences for many students is attending High Tea at the Old Parsonage Hotel in Oxford.

Omicron Delta Epsilon Economic Honor Society is Revitalized at CBA

Sep 27 2013 3:00 PM | » Full Article Omicron Delta Epsilon Economic Honor Society is Revitalized at CBA
Omicron Delta Epsilon (ODE) is known as one of the most prestigious student organizations for economics in the country. During recent times, the group had been inactive at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln, but with the help of Dr. Eric Thompson, director of the Bureau of Business Research, the organization is beginning anew at the College of Business Administration.

Wessel to Speak to CBA Students on Tuesday, Sept. 24

Sep 20 2013 9:30 AM | » Full Article Wessel to Speak to CBA Students on Tuesday, Sept. 24
Students at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration are invited to a CBA exclusive event with David Wessel, economics editor for the Wall Street Journal, from 2-3 p.m. Tuesday, September 24 at the Nebraska Union Auditorium. He will offer students insights on the current economy and share his wealth of knowledge about the politics surrounding it.

Sarah Cast Explored Her Career Potential Through an Internship in Chicago

Sep 18 2013 3:00 PM | » Full Article Sarah Cast Explored Her Career Potential Through an Internship in Chicago
Sarah Cast came to the University of NebraskaLincoln College of Business Administration from the small town of Princeton, Mo., which boasts a population of 1,166. In just a few years she has made a big transition – working in the Chicago area this past summer on an internship at Allstate Insurance Company. The internship experience has helped Cast start building a successful career while still in college.

More than 650 Celebrate 100th Anniversary of CBA at Back to School Bash

Aug 30 2013 10:00 AM | » Full Article More than 650 Celebrate 100th Anniversary of CBA at Back to School Bash
The University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration celebrated 100 years of educating business leaders on Friday, Aug. 23 with a back to school bash. More than 650 College of Business Administration students, parents, faculty, staff, alumni and business partners attended the celebration. Earlier in the week, Governor Dave Heineman proclaimed the day as the 100th Anniversary of the College of Business Administration at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

Josiah Hood Finds His Future Through Opportunities at CBA

Aug 23 2013 9:00 AM | » Full Article Josiah Hood Finds His Future Through Opportunities at CBA
Josiah Hood did not have to travel far to attend the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration, but he believes his experiences and opportunities at the college will take him a long way after graduation.

Summer Commencement is First Event Held at Pinnacle Bank Arena

Aug 19 2013 1:00 PM | » Full Article Summer Commencement is First Event Held at Pinnacle Bank Arena
Over 140 students from the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration received their diplomas over the weekend. There were 109 bachelor’s degrees, 21 master’s degree of business administration (MBA), six master’s degree of professional accountancy (MPA) and five doctoral degrees awarded.

Follow Steven Craig's Nebraska at Oxford Blog

Aug 16 2013 8:30 AM | » Full Article Follow Steven Craig's Nebraska at Oxford Blog
Steven Craig, management major at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Business Administration, is taking part in the 25th anniversary of the Nebraska at Oxford study abroad program by participating in the program himself. He is blogging about his experience with stories and pictures that let prospective students see first hand the excitement, fun and learning opportunities that have made Nebraska at Oxford the number one study abroad program at UNL.

Second DREAM BIG Academy a Success

Aug 8 2013 9:00 AM | » Full Article Second DREAM BIG Academy a Success
CBA held the second DREAM BIG Academy July 14-17. DREAM BIG, which stands for Develop, Risk, Empower, Achieve, Maximize, Build, Innovate and Grow, provided upcoming high school seniors the opportunity to experience college, focusing on a business education and potential career opportunities.

71 Students Participate in Oxford Program

Jul 16 2013 1:00 PM | » Full Article 71 Students Participate in Oxford Program
Seventy-one University of Nebraska–Lincoln students will participate in the 25th annual Nebraska at Oxford Program July 21-Aug. 17 at the University of Oxford in Oxford, England, the oldest university in the English-speaking world.

Phi Beta Lambda Students Win Top Honors at National Conference

Jul 15 2013 9:00 AM | » Full Article Phi Beta Lambda Students Win Top Honors at National Conference
Fourteen University of Nebraska–Lincoln business students earned eleven national awards, including two first place wins, at the Future Business Leaders of America-Phi Beta Lambda (FBLA-PBL) National Leadership Conference June 22-25 in Anaheim, Calif.

Inaugural CBA Honors Academy Class Announced

Jul 2 2013 10:00 AM | » Full Article Inaugural CBA Honors Academy Class Announced
Forty-five incoming first-year students have accepted invitations to join the inaugural cohort of the College of Business Administration Honors Academy at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

Actuarial Science Student Emily Phillips Featured by ValuePenguin

Jun 28 2013 1:00 PM | » Full Article Actuarial Science Student Emily Phillips Featured by ValuePenguin
Emily Phillips, a senior actuarial science major from Overland Park, Kan., was featured in a story on the ValuePenguin website. ValuePenguin is a data analysis company that provides statistical insights for insurance, financial and legal matters.

Grant Essink Chooses Business Degree to Prepare for Dental Career

Jun 25 2013 1:00 PM | » Full Article Grant Essink Chooses Business Degree to Prepare for Dental Career
Grant Essink knew he wanted to be a dentist before he arrived at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration. The next question he needed to answer was what to choose as his major, so he consulted people already working in the medical profession.

UNL Enactus Team Advances to Enactus National Competition

May 20 2013 9:00 AM | » Full Article UNL Enactus Team Advances to Enactus National Competition
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln Enactus team advanced to the Enactus United States National Exposition from the regional competition in Chicago, Ill., on April 12-13. The national competition will be held May 21-23 in Kansas City, Mo.

Business Students Graduate as Part of Second Largest UNL Class

May 7 2013 9:00 AM | » Full Article Business Students Graduate as Part of Second Largest UNL Class
More than 2,750 students received their diplomas May 3 and 4 at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. This is the second largest class in the history of UNL.

Beta Alpha Psi Students Compete in Best Practice Competition and Advance to Nationals

May 2 2013 2:00 PM | » Full Article Beta Alpha Psi Students Compete in Best Practice Competition and Advance to Nationals
Fourteen students from CBA presented in the Best Practice Competition at the regional meeting of Beta Alpha Psi on April 6. The competition, which was held in Kansas City, Kan., had three presentation categories including innovation, inspiration and imagination.

Agribusiness Grad Devin Lovgren Excelled at Steward Seed Lab Internship

May 2 2013 10:00 AM | » Full Article Agribusiness Grad Devin Lovgren Excelled at Steward Seed Lab Internship
Devin Lovgren’s pre-professional internship last summer helped prepare him for life after graduating from CBA. After the agribusiness major interned at the Stewart Seed Lab on the UNL East Campus last summer, he acquired the hands-on experience needed in his field.

CBA Students Berends, Ha Receive UNL Outstanding Student Leadership Awards

May 1 2013 10:00 AM | » Full Article CBA Students Berends, Ha Receive UNL Outstanding Student Leadership Awards
University of Nebraska–Lincoln College of Business Administration students Margo Berends of Aurora, Colo., and Anh Ha of Hanoi, Vietnam, were honored with 2013 Outstanding Student Leadership Awards by the UNL Office of Student Affairs on April 26.

Jeremiah Sirles Joins Husker Business Students Recognized at Awards Banquet

Apr 30 2013 1:00 PM | » Full Article Jeremiah Sirles Joins Husker Business Students Recognized at Awards Banquet
Sixty-four students from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Business Administration were recognized at the 2013 Student-Athlete Recognition Banquet. They were honored for achieving a minimum 3.5 GPA.

Target Case Competition Allows Students Real World Marketing Stage

Apr 23 2013 9:00 AM | » Full Article Target Case Competition Allows Students Real World Marketing Stage
Nine students from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Business Administration pitched to a panel of professional judges at the Target Case Competition held Friday, April 19, 2013. The competition, which was held at CBA, included three student teams made up of three students. The winning team received a $1,500 grand prize.

UCARE Provides Undergraduate Research Opportunities for Business Students

Apr 16 2013 2:00 PM | » Full Article UCARE Provides Undergraduate Research Opportunities for Business Students
The UNL UCARE program gives students the chance to participate in research at the undergraduate level. Christine Ochsner, junior accounting and economics major from Geneva, Neb., shared her economics education research with a poster presentation at the Spring UNL Undergraduate Research Fair on April 10.

Business Students Recognized at Honors Ceremony

Apr 16 2013 10:00 AM | » Full Article Business Students Recognized at Honors Ceremony
More than 330 UNL College of Business Administration students were honored at the 2013 CBA Honors Ceremony held on Sunday, April 14. They received various awards for academic achievement, including the William Gold Scholarship Keys, the Clifford Hicks Honor Keys, the LeRossignol Scholar Awards and the Delta Sigma Pi Scholarship Keys.
 

Over 70 Percent of CBA Students Sign Ethics Code

Apr 15 2013 11:30 AM | » Full Article Over 70 Percent of CBA Students Sign Ethics Code
More than 70 percent of undergraduate students currently enrolled at the UNL College of Business Administration have given their signature of support to the CBA ethics code. The student-written ethics code and belief statement were launched at the State Farm Ethics Day Lecture last year.

Francisco Gomez Interns in Washington D.C.

Mar 28 2013 3:30 PM | » Full Article Francisco Gomez Interns in Washington D.C.
Francisco Gomez competed against more than 800 applicants to become one of 40 students working at Capitol Hill this summer in Washington, D.C. A finance and international business senior at CBA, he received an eight-week internship offered by the Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute.

BSAD 111 Creates Community for Business Freshmen

Mar 25 2013 3:00 PM | » Full Article BSAD 111 Creates Community for Business Freshmen
The BSAD 111 business development class is required for all freshmen business students entering the University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Business Administration.  Though required, the course is an experience students do not want to miss, as it helps them integrate into the CBA community.

EntrepreneuringDays@UNL Showcases Local and National Student Innovation

Mar 19 2013 4:00 PM | » Full Article EntrepreneuringDays@UNL Showcases Local and National Student Innovation
The  UNL Center for Entrepreneurship hosted the inaugural EntrepreneuringDays@UNL, March 11-13. The UNL New Venture Competition provided UNL students the opportunity to pitch their business plan and get feedback. With a grand prize of $50,000 to start the business, nearly 40 teams applied to compete with 27 teams selected.

Chip Duden of Werner Enterprises Sees Success in Supply Chain for CBA Students

Mar 18 2013 11:00 AM | » Full Article Chip Duden of Werner Enterprises Sees Success in Supply Chain for CBA Students
Supply chain management is the newest major at CBA. Chip Duden, vice president of strategic business analytics at Werner Enterprises and member of the CBA supply chain management advisory board, spoke to students at CBA recently about the increasing opportunities in the field.

Fine Arts Student Adds Business Minor to Resumé

Mar 14 2013 11:00 AM | » Full Article Fine Arts Student Adds Business Minor to Resumé
Felicia Ramirez knew she would need more than artistic talent to stand out as a professional photographer. After transferring to the University of Nebraska-Lincoln for the graphics program at the College of Fine Arts, she enrolled in the new business minor courses at the College of Business Administration.

Business Minor is Perfect Supplement for Nutrition Major

Mar 13 2013 10:00 AM | » Full Article Business Minor is Perfect Supplement for Nutrition Major
When Jena Gangwish changed her major to nutrition she immediately enrolled in the CBA business minor program because she knew she wanted business to play a major role in her undergraduate education.

Marketing Students Attend 15th Annual National Collegiate Sales Competition

Mar 11 2013 9:00 AM | » Full Article Marketing Students Attend 15th Annual National Collegiate Sales Competition
UNL College of Business Administration marketing majors Emma Vavricka and Taylor Lucas competed at the 15th Annual National Collegiate Sales Competition held at Kennesaw State University outside of Atlanta, Ga. The competition is the world’s largest of its kind.

Business Students Set Example By Competing in Ethics Bowl

Mar 6 2013 11:00 AM | » Full Article Business Students Set Example By Competing in Ethics Bowl
Students at CBA continue to lead by example when it comes to practicing the ethics principles taught at the college. CBA students Aakriti Agrawal and Karanbir Hundal both competed as part of UNL’s Ethics Bowl team in Boulder, Colo.

New My Degree Audit Tool Now Available to Students

Feb 27 2013 11:00 AM | » Full Article New My Degree Audit Tool Now Available to Students
The academic advisers in the UNL College of Business Administration are excited about the new My Degree Audit tool which replaces the Degree Audit Reporting System (DARS).

Former FBI Informant Featured at Ethics Day Lecture

Feb 20 2013 11:00 AM | » Full Article Former FBI Informant Featured at Ethics Day Lecture
Dr. Mark Whitacre, Fortune 500 executive turned FBI informant, spoke to over 1,600 business students at the Lied Center for Performing Arts on the importance of making the right decisions. The event was held as part of the Business Ethics Program’s Spring Ethics Day Lecture.

Actuarial Science Program Renewed as Center of Actuarial Excellence

Feb 14 2013 11:45 AM | » Full Article Actuarial Science Program Renewed as Center of Actuarial Excellence
The UNL Actuarial Science program has been renewed as a Center of Actuarial Excellence (CAE) by the Society of Actuaries’ Centers of Actuarial Excellence Evaluation Committee. The designation is given to programs that excel in eight criteria of qualitative and quantitative categories.

Spanel, Karel and Hood Awarded Nebraska Chamber Scholarships

Feb 8 2013 11:30 AM | » Full Article Spanel, Karel and Hood Awarded Nebraska Chamber Scholarships
Three students from the UNL College of Business Administration were awarded Nebraska Chamber of Commerce scholarships at a banquet held Thursday, February 7, at the Lincoln, Neb., Cornhusker Marriott hotel.

Former Business Learning Community Member Gives Back to Business Students

Feb 5 2013 11:00 AM | » Full Article Former Business Learning Community Member Gives Back to Business Students
Steven Haywood works as a pricing manager at Union Pacific Railroad. Just a few years ago, he was a freshman living in the Business Learning Community at UNL. Now he mentors students at the College of Business Administration to help them learn what it takes to make it in business.

German Tennis Players Star on Court and in the Classroom

Jan 29 2013 11:15 AM | » Full Article German Tennis Players Star on Court and in the Classroom
Nebraska Husker athletes and business students Janine Weinreich and Stefanie Weinstein represent two in a long line of international students, who came to Nebraska from Germany to compete on the women’s tennis team.

Business Students Attend U.S. Naval Academy Leadership Conference

Jan 24 2013 8:00 AM | » Full Article Business Students Attend U.S. Naval Academy Leadership Conference
Each year CBA sends a select group of students to the U.S. Naval Academy Leadership Conference in Annapolis, Md. The goal of the conference is to bring together the best minds in the practice and study of leadership to exchange ideas and experiences among both military and civilian students.

Supply Chain Management Provides Competitive Edge

Jan 23 2013 9:00 AM | » Full Article Supply Chain Management Provides Competitive Edge
“That’s Logistics” was an advertisement campaign that UPS featured a few years ago that caught the attention of Melissa Dragoo, sophomore at CBA from Scottsdale, Ariz. The ad helped inspire Dragoo to become one of the first business students at CBA to enroll in the new supply chain management courses.

Elaine Ji and Emma Vavricka Awarded NRC Scholarships

Jan 15 2013 9:00 AM | » Full Article Elaine Ji and Emma Vavricka Awarded NRC Scholarships
Marketing students Elaine Ji and Emma Vavricka were awarded the annual National Research Corporation (NRC) Rising Stars Scholarship. The scholarship rewards students with an interest in business development, marketing and entrepreneurship. Each recipient received $2,000.

College of Business Study Abroad Program in China for Summer 2013

Jan 11 2013 11:00 AM | » Full Article College of Business Study Abroad Program in China for Summer 2013
The UNL College of Business Administration is offering a faculty-led study abroad program to China for the Summer of 2013. Students will experience the business environment and cultural aspects in Shanghai, Beijing and Hangzhou for 17 days, June 10-26 while earning three UNL credits.

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.

Sean Fisher Helps Lead Huskers to 300 Academic All-Americans

Jan 3 2013 2:33 PM | » Full Article Sean Fisher Helps Lead Huskers to 300 Academic All-Americans
Sean Fisher knew he wanted to do two things in life – become a doctor and play football for the Nebraska Cornhuskers. Upon arriving at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln he discovered that majoring in business would be another important piece achieving his goals.

Phi Beta Lambda Hosts High Schools for Business Competition

Dec 6 2012 10:09 AM | » Full Article Phi Beta Lambda Hosts High Schools for Business Competition
High school students from across the state came to the UNL to take part in the fifth annual American Business Competition. The event was hosted by the Phi Beta Lambda business student organization which is sponsored by the CBA. Over 300 students from 21 high schools attended the annual event.

Agribusiness Major Dan Dudney Transitions to Monsanto After Graduation

Dec 3 2012 10:35 AM | » Full Article Agribusiness Major Dan Dudney Transitions to Monsanto After Graduation
Senior agribusiness major Dan Dudney graduates in December and is already prepared to be a seed technician at Monsanto, a corn production facility, in Waco, Neb. Dudney interned with the company in the summer and received hands-on experience in the agriculture industry.

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.

SIFE Changes Name to Enactus But Entrepreneurial Spirit Remains the Same

Nov 28 2012 10:00 AM | » Full Article SIFE Changes Name to Enactus But Entrepreneurial Spirit Remains the Same
One of the best known student organizations at University of Nebraska-Lincoln recently changed their name from Students in Free Enterprise (SIFE) to Enactus. The name Enactus comes from a blend of words – Entrepreneurial, Action and Us.

UNL Alum Mixes Motorcycles, Management and Marketing in Talk with MBA Students

Nov 5 2012 5:00 PM | » Full Article UNL Alum Mixes Motorcycles, Management and Marketing in Talk with MBA Students
MBA students at CBA were recently treated to a mix of motorcycles, management and marketing in their international business course. Michael Boyle, a UNL alumnus and vice president at Kawasaki, gave students a unique perspective of how supply chain management works in the local economy.

3-2-1 Quickpitch Competition Puts Student Entrepreneurship on Center Stage

Oct 24 2012 4:00 PM | » Full Article 3-2-1 Quickpitch Competition Puts Student Entrepreneurship on Center Stage
Three minutes to make one pitch equals 3-2-1 Quickpitch -- the name of the annual student entrepreneur competition organized by the CBA Center for Entrepreneurship. This year’s competition will be held November 29, at 6:00 p.m. inside Memorial Stadium.

Ethics Advocate Bill O'Rourke Speaks to CBA Students at Lied Center

Sep 26 2012 12:00 PM | » Full Article Ethics Advocate Bill O'Rourke Speaks to CBA Students at Lied Center
Eavesdropping on business deals at the airport, accepting extravagant gifts from clients, having a co-worker display a Confederate flag in the work place – these are just a few of the ethical issues that were discussed with CBA students at the fall 2012 Ethics Day Lecture.

#UNL24 Social Media Event Hits CBA September 24!

Sep 20 2012 8:34 AM | » Full Article #UNL24 Social Media Event Hits CBA September 24!
UNL is pushing toward a social media blitz on Monday, September 24, being called #UNL24. CBA and all business students, including Courtney Breault -- number 24 on the Husker softball team -- are being encouraged to play ball!

Nebraska Regents Approve Plans for New College of Business Administration Building

Sep 14 2012 1:30 PM | » Full Article Nebraska Regents Approve Plans for New College of Business Administration Building
The Nebraska Board of Regents approved plans for a new $84 million College of Business Administration building, making way for one of the most significant events in the history of the college, and largest academic building project in recent history at UNL.

Enrollment Up at UNL College of Business Administration

Sep 4 2012 4:00 PM | » Full Article Enrollment Up at UNL College of Business Administration
Dr. Donde Plowman, James Jr. and Susan Stuart Endowed Dean of the UNL College of Business Administration, announced a 25.4 percent increase in first-time freshmen enrollment in the College of Business Administration this fall.

Daily Drip Taking Orders to Increase Business and Profits for Community Projects

Aug 23 2012 1:30 PM | » Full Article Daily Drip Taking Orders to Increase Business and Profits for Community Projects
The Daily Drip, the student-run cafe located in the first floor atrium at the UNL College of Business Administration, is now taking orders. Customers can now order individual or catering needs through a new website designed to improve both the customer experience and the business operations.

CBA Students Compete in Tuition Mission Contest on Bus at Nebraska Union

Aug 17 2012 4:30 PM | » Full Article CBA Students Compete in Tuition Mission Contest on Bus at Nebraska Union
Three CBA students tried their hand at a unique version of ‘Survivor’ last week by competing against other UNL students while living on a big red bus parked outside the Nebraska Union. The first prize winner of the Tuition Mission contest, sponsored by Lincoln radio station KFRX, received tuition and books for one year.

UNL Students in Free Enterprise Launch New Web Site

Aug 16 2012 3:00 PM | » Full Article UNL Students in Free Enterprise Launch New Web Site
The Center for Entrepreneurship has announced the launch of a new web site for the UNL Students in Free Enterprise (SIFE). SIFE, is a student organization that encourages students to practice entrepreneurial principles through a variety of community projects, business opportunities and social networking.

Texan Siblings Catch Husker Fever and Find Connections in CBA

Aug 14 2012 11:30 AM | » Full Article Texan Siblings Catch Husker Fever and Find Connections in CBA
Catching Husker fever isn’t tough in Nebraska, but Ian and Tess Jordan prove that it definitely spreads out of state as well. Though relatives graduated from UNL, the Plano, Texas natives found their own connections to the College of Business Administration when making their college decision.

Phi Beta Lambda Students Excel at National Competition in San Antonio

Aug 2 2012 4:37 PM | » Full Article Phi Beta Lambda Students Excel at National Competition in San Antonio
This summer UNL business students were honored in San Antonio at the Phi Beta Lambda (PBL) National Leadership Conference. After competing in Kearney in March, over 20 UNL students qualified for the national competition.

Jacob Daberkow Captures His Adventures at Oxford Study Abroad Program

Jul 20 2012 1:00 PM | » Full Article Jacob Daberkow Captures His Adventures at Oxford Study Abroad Program
Jacob Daberkow, a senior business administration major at the UNL College of Business Administration, set out this summer on a once in a lifetime adventure with the CBA Oxford Study Abroad Program. Daberkow is currently in England blogging about his experiences abroad.

DREAM BIG Academy Brings Business to Life for Nebraska High School Students

Jul 16 2012 1:00 PM | » Full Article DREAM BIG Academy Brings Business to Life for Nebraska High School Students
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Business Administration hosted the inaugural DREAM BIG Academy, July 8-11, which brought soon-to-be high school seniors from across the state to Lincoln to explore college life and business concepts first hand.

Transferring to UNL to Study Actuarial Science is the Perfect Fit for Derek Wallman

Jul 13 2012 9:35 AM | » Full Article Transferring to UNL to Study Actuarial Science is the Perfect Fit for Derek Wallman
Derek Wallman transferred to UNL when he realized that the actuarial science program at the College of Business Administration was really his best option for long term happiness and success. He has begun taking classes this summer and is finding it to be the perfect fit.

Emily Phillips Learns Professional Side of Actuarial Science on Summer Internship

Jul 6 2012 1:00 PM | » Full Article Emily Phillips Learns Professional Side of Actuarial Science on Summer Internship
Emily Phillips, a junior actuarial science major at CBA, is spending the summer exploring future career options by interning at Lincoln Financial Group in Omaha, Neb. Phillips chose the internship even in the face of other tempting offers.

Marketing Students Create Business Plans for Local Companies and Organizations

Jun 12 2012 3:00 PM | » Full Article Marketing Students Create Business Plans for Local Companies and Organizations
CBA marketing students taking the Marketing Management capstone course worked with local businesses to create business plans for various products and services. Matt May was a team member that helped developed a plan for an application to assist truck drivers.

Over 400 CBA Students Graduate at Spring 2012 Ceremony

May 10 2012 10:08 AM | » Full Article Over 400 CBA Students Graduate at Spring 2012 Ceremony
More than 400 students graduated from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Business Administration this spring. They were part of the largest graduation class in the history of UNL with over 2,800 students receiving degrees.

Reinertson Brothers Continue Husker Tradition of Academic Success

May 2 2012 2:39 PM | » Full Article Reinertson Brothers Continue Husker Tradition of Academic Success
Brothers Jordan and Josh Reinertson, who came to the College of Business Administration from Gibbon, Neb., were both awarded the distinction of Highest Honors for their academic achievements at the 2012 Student-Athlete Recognition Banquet. Overall, 84 CBA student-athletes were honored -- the most of any college.

UNL SIFE Team Named Champions of Their League in Regionals

Apr 19 2012 2:51 PM | » Full Article UNL SIFE Team Named Champions of Their League in Regionals
UNL Students in Free Enterprise (SIFE) were named Champions of their League while competing against other SIFE teams from across the country. The regionals were held in Chicago, and the UNL team will now go on to compete at the national tournament in Kansas City in May.

Shannon McCoy Studies Financial Literacy in UCARE Project

Apr 9 2012 1:00 PM | » Full Article Shannon McCoy Studies Financial Literacy in UCARE Project
The UNL UCARE program allows undergraduate students the chance to practice developing their own research project under the tutelage of a faculty sponsor. Shannon McCoy was one of 17 business students who worked on a UCARE project this past school year.

MBA Student Lindsey Eastwood Walks for Life with Her Mom and Fellow Students

Mar 28 2012 11:11 AM | » Full Article MBA Student Lindsey Eastwood Walks for Life with Her Mom and Fellow Students
Lindsey Eastwood, vice president of the UNL MBA Student Association, participates in a labor of love each year at the American Cancer Society's Relay for Life. Eastwood's mother is a cancer survivor who joins with her daughter for the fund raising event.

New Business Minor for Non-Business Students to Serve Entire University

Mar 9 2012 9:25 AM | » Full Article New Business Minor for Non-Business Students to Serve Entire University
This fall the UNL College of Business Administration will offer a new undergraduate business minor designed for non-business students. The new minor requires students to take 18 credit hours of business courses and is open to students from all colleges across campus.

Emily Koopmann's Big Time Success from Small Town Beginnings

Mar 2 2012 2:26 PM | » Full Article Emily Koopmann's Big Time Success from Small Town Beginnings
Emily Koopmann came to the UNL College of Business Administration from a graduating class of 64 students in Raymond, Neb. She's accomplished much during her time at CBA including being named Homecoming Queen last fall. Now she's being featured in a UNL video spotlight.

Misam Ali Shares Her Passion for Finance with Prospective Business Students

Feb 23 2012 3:12 PM | » Full Article Misam Ali Shares Her Passion for Finance with Prospective Business Students
Misam Ali has taken her passion for finance and applied it to helping others. Her accomplishments as an undergraduate finance and pre-law major have given her the spotlight in a new UNL Go Big Red video.

Shad Kearns Wins Online Business Management Simulation

Feb 21 2012 11:05 AM | » Full Article Shad Kearns Wins Online Business Management Simulation
Students at CBA are making a habit of competing and winning in an online business management simulation that includes over 3,500 students worldwide. Shad Kearns captured first place during the fall 2011 semester before graduating with degrees in both finance and marketing.

Business Ethics Program Receives Boost from State Farm Insurance

Feb 20 2012 11:09 AM | » Full Article Business Ethics Program Receives Boost from State Farm Insurance
State Farm Insurance gave a $15,000 grant to the CBA Business Ethics Program. The grant will help publish a business ethics booklet and create a code of ethics reference card for students. State Farm will also sponsor an ethics lecture in the fall.

From Management to Medicine: Peter Sam Featured in UNL Video Spotlight

Feb 15 2012 10:44 AM | » Full Article From Management to Medicine: Peter Sam Featured in UNL Video Spotlight
When Peter Sam moved to Gothenburg, Neb., from Los Angeles he experienced culture shock. A sophomore in high school at the time, Sam liked to blend into the crowd -- but his collegiate success at CBA is making it harder for him to go unnoticed.

Student Ethics Code Launches for CBA Students

Feb 10 2012 10:30 AM | » Full Article Student Ethics Code Launches for CBA Students
Wall Street, Fortune 500 Companies and businesses across the world continually discuss the importance of ethics in business. A group of CBA students decided to stop talking and start doing, writing a new student ethics code.

Career Services for Business Students

Feb 7 2012 9:45 AM | » Full Article Career Services for Business Students
The College of Business Administration is expanding value to students beyond the superior education they receive in the classroom. The new CBA Career Services office provides students a unique professional development center that tailors to business students.

National Research Corporation Awards Inaugural Scholarship to CBA Students

Jan 26 2012 8:56 AM | » Full Article
National Research Corporation (NRC) announced that CBA marketing students Danielle Tucker and Hans Christensen are the recipients of the inaugural NRC Rising Stars Scholarship. Each recipient receives $2,000 to be applied toward their tuition and fees.

Leadership Speaker to Engage Students on How Their Style Can Translate to Substance

Jan 23 2012 9:08 AM | » Full Article
Michael Miller, energetic leadership consultant and speaker, will give an interactive presentation to students on January 25 from 6-7:30 p.m. in the Nebraska Union Ballroom. The event is being sponsored by the College of Business Administration and UNL Student Involvement.

Trading Places with Students from Senshu University

Jan 19 2012 8:28 AM | » Full Article Trading Places with Students from Senshu University
The Senshu University Business, Culture and Language Study Abroad Program is a true exchange program. Students from UNL trade places with students from Senshu University in Tokyo, Japan. The new perspective gives students a rare opportunity to experience both a new culture and educational system.

Freshman Sam Meier Embraces the CBA Business Learning Community

Jan 3 2012 11:49 AM | » Full Article Freshman Sam Meier Embraces the CBA Business Learning Community
Freshmen management major Sam Meier has a contagious enthusiasm for Nebraska. He moved to Lincoln from Wisconsin to attend the College of Business Administration and has found a new home in the Business Learning Community.

Finance Major Bailey Ryan Marches to Her Own Beat

Dec 21 2011 10:45 AM | » Full Article Finance Major Bailey Ryan Marches to Her Own Beat
Finance major Bailey Ryan takes pride in marching to the beat of her own drum. Ryan, who is active in many collegiate activities, is welcoming in 2012 by performing with the Cornhusker Marching Band at the Capital One bowl game.

Ben Cotton Takes Care of Business at CBA

Dec 19 2011 2:05 PM | » Full Article Ben Cotton Takes Care of Business at CBA
Student-athletes at the College of Business Administration continue to achieve excellence on the playing field and in the classroom. Ben Cotton is one recent CBA graduate who has made the most of both his athletic and academic opportunities at Nebraska.

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.

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.

CBA Senior Mark Suleiman Looks to Expand on Financial Success

Oct 3 2011 9:40 AM | » Full Article CBA Senior Mark Suleiman Looks to Expand on Financial Success
Mark Suleiman, a senior business student majoring in economics, continues to make his mark both in business endeavors and in national media attention. Suleiman, known for creating the Shark Fund student investment club at UNL, now has plans to take his entrepreneurial vision to a new level.

Agribusiness Major Turns Internship into Full Time Job

Sep 27 2011 9:02 AM | » Full Article Agribusiness Major Turns Internship into Full Time Job
Senior CBA agribusiness major Tyler Brown spent the past summer interning at Dow AgriSciences. Before it was all done Brown secured a full time position at the company upon graduation next spring.

68 UNL students participate in Nebraska at Oxford Program

Aug 18 2011 3:59 PM | » Full Article 68 UNL students participate in Nebraska at Oxford Program
Sixty-eight University of Nebraska-Lincoln students participated in the 22nd annual Nebraska at Oxford Program at England's University of Oxford, the oldest university in the English-speaking world. Sponsored by the UNL College of Business Administration, the four-week program began July 17 and concluded Aug. 13.

Summer Semester Concludes with Graduation Ceremonies

Aug 18 2011 10:34 AM | » Full Article
Over 130 students from the College of Business Administration received degrees following the 2011 summer semester. Receiving their Ph.D.s were Taewan Kim, Samuel Nelson, and William Provaznik in management, and Andrew Perumal in economics.

MBSA Gives Students of Color Vision to Succeed

Aug 8 2011 9:00 AM | » Full Article MBSA Gives Students of Color Vision to Succeed
The UNL Multicultural Business Student Association is giving students of color the chance to find their path to success by tailoring events and activities to create enthusiasm regarding the opportunities that are available.  Mark Davis, undergraduate adviser at CBA, has helped pave the way for the group to grow.

Actuarial Science Internships Let Students Learn Outside the Classroom

Aug 3 2011 10:02 AM | » Full Article Actuarial Science Internships Let Students Learn Outside the Classroom
Kelsey Bridges and Ryan Root are two of more than 35 UNL actuarial science students participating in internships throughout the country. The opportunity is giving these students the chance to experience what life will be like in their future careers.

Corporate Development Visits: August 1 - September 2

Aug 1 2011 8:00 AM | » Full Article
Be sure to take the opportunity to start networking with companies that visit CBA.  Check out whose on site during the first couple weeks of school.

New Freshmen – Notes of Importance

Aug 1 2011 8:00 AM | » Full Article
Important updates and notes for new Freshmen, including NUZ2UZ and schedule questions concerning BSAD 101 and BSAD 150.

James Bonner Learns Life at Big University is Just Right for Small Town Students

Jun 3 2011 10:54 AM | » Full Article James Bonner Learns Life at Big University is Just Right for Small Town Students

James Bonner came to Nebraska's biggest university from the small town of Battle Creek. Despite some apprehensions of life at a big school, Bonner graduated from CBA with new skills that have already helped him get one small business up and running.

SIFE Team Reaches National Competition

May 19 2011 10:46 AM | » Full Article SIFE Team Reaches National Competition

UNL Students in Free Enterprise (SIFE) captured the award of room champions at the regional competition this year where they showcased their entrepreneurial achievements.  The team presentation focused on how SIFE has helped citizens of Nebraska and members of the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation.

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.

UNL Chapter of Phi Beta Lambda Competes in State Leadership Conference

May 11 2011 10:44 AM | » Full Article

The UNL Chapter of Phi Beta Lambda recently sent 35 members to the state leadership conference in Kearney, NE.  UNL participants achieved 80 competitive awards at the event.

Economics, German Graduate Named Fulbright Scholar

Apr 29 2011 12:52 PM | » Full Article Economics, German Graduate Named Fulbright Scholar

Economics and German major Alyx Dodds Garner developed an interest in the German language while living in Germany as a child.  Now she will be traveling back to Germany this summer as a Fulbright Scholar.

Alex Bieber Takes Flight With Business Degree From UNL

Apr 29 2011 9:49 AM | » Full Article Alex Bieber Takes Flight With Business Degree From UNL

Business administration major Alex Bieber will graduate from CBA this spring and begin a pilot training program four days later proving business degrees offer a wide range of opportunities for students.

UCARE Program Gives Undergraduate Business Students Research Opportunities

Apr 28 2011 2:06 PM | » Full Article UCARE Program Gives Undergraduate Business Students Research Opportunities

The UNL UCARE (Undergraduate Creative Activities and Research Experience) program is a unique opportunity for undergraduate students to learn how to conduct their own research.  Kin-ian Yin is just one of the college of business students who participated in the program this year.

College of Business Administration Student Athletes Honored for Academic Success

Apr 22 2011 8:00 AM | » Full Article College of Business Administration Student Athletes Honored for Academic Success

Julie Brechtel and Casey Hauptman are just two of the 90 College of Business Administration student athletes being honored for their academic success at UNL.  The two seniors conclude their Husker athletic careers this semester with great success on the playing field as well.

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.

Nebraska High School Students Compete in Economic Challenge at UNL

Apr 1 2011 8:00 AM | » Full Article Nebraska High School Students Compete in Economic Challenge at UNL

Nebraska high school students competed recently at UNL in this year's Nebraska Economics Challenge.  The winners of the competition advanced to the nationals in late April.  The annual event is hosted by the Nebraska Council on Economic Education.

Economics Major Mark Suleiman Motivates Fellow Students Through the Shark Fund

Mar 31 2011 9:35 AM | » Full Article Economics Major Mark Suleiman Motivates Fellow Students Through the Shark Fund

The appeal Mark Suleiman found for business at CBA not only led him to change career paths but also inspired a real world business endeavor called the Shark Fund that helped other UNL students learn the fundamentals of financial investment.

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.

3-2-1 Quick Pitch Competition Brings Student Innovation to Light

Mar 3 2011 11:27 AM | » Full Article 3-2-1 Quick Pitch Competition Brings Student Innovation to Light

UNL's Nebraska Center for Entrepreneurship recently held its annual 3-2-1 Quick Pitch competition. The event gives aspiring student entrepreneurs the opportunity to pitch an innovative business idea to a panel of community business leaders in a fast, fun, and competitive format.

SIFE Students Put Entrepreneurship Principles in Motion at UNL

Mar 1 2011 10:05 AM | » Full Article SIFE Students Put Entrepreneurship Principles in Motion at UNL

Students in Free Enterprise (SIFE) have put the principles they practice into motion here at UNL. The student organization is operating an online auction system that resells surplus inventory for departments across campus.

UNL Finance Major Excels in Economics Competition

Feb 23 2011 3:17 PM | » Full Article UNL Finance Major Excels in Economics Competition

UNL finance major Joel Jantzen took a detour into economics last year and captured a first place trophy competing in the Phi Beta Lambda National Leadership Conference.

Nebraska Economic Council Brings Stock Market Game to Nebraska High Schools

Feb 10 2011 1:52 PM | » Full Article

The Nebraska Economic Council was recently featured in the Omaha World-Herald for teaching core principles of the stock market and economics to high school students. The Stock Market Game allows students to earn virtual cash to attempt to create a successful portfolio.

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.

UNL Actuarial Science Thrives Through Outreach, Alumni, and Student Achievement

Jan 31 2011 10:18 AM | » Full Article UNL Actuarial Science Thrives Through Outreach, Alumni, and Student Achievement

The recognition of the Actuarial Science program from those outside UNL is certainly impressive but the true vibrancy of the program may really be found in the achievements of current students and their outreach to community, alumni, and fellow students.

International Business Major Lives Out Unexpected Dream in Japan

Jan 21 2011 9:41 AM | » Full Article International Business Major Lives Out Unexpected Dream in Japan

International Business major Sheena Turner changed her life in a way she never anticipated after participating in the Senshu Study Abroad program. Today she continues to live out her unexpected path by teaching English in Japan.

An Accounting Major's Adventures in Australia

Jan 5 2011 10:39 AM | » Full Article An Accounting Major's Adventures in Australia

UNL College of Business student Tyler Keffeler finds a once in a lifetime opportunity studying abroad, interning, and adventuring in Australia.

CBA Student Visited China Through UNL's Study Abroad Program

Dec 16 2010 10:37 AM | » Full Article CBA Student Visited China Through UNL's Study Abroad Program

UNL College of Business student Katie Thomas recently put herself on the map by visiting China through UNL's Study Abroad program. Thomas is getting her degree in Business Administration with a minor in Finance.

CBA Student Worker Finds Path to Employment Before Graduation

Nov 10 2010 5:27 PM | » Full Article CBA Student Worker Finds Path to Employment Before Graduation

Brooke Parsons has spent the past year as a student worker in the Management department while finishing her B.S. in Finance. Now she’s graduated and beginning a new chapter in her life which recently got jump started with an internship at Conagra.

Finance Major Shuang Liu Chooses Challenging Path to Academic Success

Nov 10 2010 5:10 PM | » Full Article Finance Major Shuang Liu Chooses Challenging Path to Academic Success

Shuang Liu is a Finance major at the UNL College of Business. She chose finance in part because it was an area she felt she needed to become stronger. With the help of an internship with the Nebraska Bank of Commerce, Liu is doing just that.

Money Smart Kid Essay Competition Winner

Oct 27 2010 3:12 PM | » Full Article Money Smart Kid Essay Competition Winner

The winner of the Money Smart Week essay contest was Emma Cooney from Lux Middle School right here in Lincoln. Emma, her mom, and CBA Economics professor Dr. Roger Butters are pictured here with Governor Dave Heineman. Emma won a $1000 Nebraska College Savings Plan!

International Internships in China

Oct 27 2010 3:08 PM | » Full Article International Internships in China

The UNL College of Business is working to diversify their student experiences around the world through the Study Abroad program. CBA Management professor, Dr. Weixing Li is helping to make sure that China is an important destination in the program for many students.

Opportunity Knocks Through American Marketing Association Student Organization

Oct 27 2010 3:01 PM | » Full Article Opportunity Knocks Through American Marketing Association Student Organization

Marketing students wanting to make the most out of their education at the UNL College of Business may want to consider joining the American Marketing Association student organization. Sara Breen, currently specializing in Sports Marketing at UNL and on the board of the UNL AMA chapter, has one great reason to join.

UNL Finance Students Experience Warren Buffett First Hand

Oct 27 2010 12:10 PM | » Full Article UNL Finance Students Experience Warren Buffett First Hand

UNL College of Business students have a unique opportunity when they enroll in Finance 463. It’s a chance to experience first-hand the investment strategies of world renown analyst and former UNL business graduate Warren Buffett. Not only do students complete projects that attempt to simulate Buffett’s valuation techniques but they also get to meet Buffett on an annual class trip. UNL Finance professor Dr. Donna Dudney currently teaches the class and believes there are a variety of reasons why it’s one of the most intriguing classes offered for students.