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165 Attend IUP Student Accounting Association 2016 Dinner

On April 21, 2016, IUP's Student Accounting Association held its annual recognition dinner at the Rustic Lodge in Indiana, Pa.

Posted on 5/12/2016 9:49:53 AM

Four Teams Pitch at IUP Business School Shark Tank Event

IUP ExcEL Center hosted IUP’s third annual Shark Tank event on April 21. This is one of three business plan competitions available for IUP students to develop their entrepreneurial ideas, sharpen their presentation skills, and compete for prize money to support their projects.

Posted on 4/25/2016 8:08:56 AM

AMIS Group Hosts Kickball Tournament

On Sunday, April 17, 2016 the Association for Management Information Systems (AMIS) held its first annual Kickball Tournament at the Rugby Field behind Robertshaw.

Posted on 4/22/2016 8:10:49 AM

Phi Gamma Nu Hosts Founder/President of Henry Wealth Management

On Wednesday April 12, 2016, Phi Gamma Nu Professional Business Fraternity hosted a guest speaker event in the Eberly Auditorium with Phil Henry, founder/president of Henry Wealth Management.

Posted on 4/20/2016 12:20:05 PM

IUP Student Marketing Association Enjoys New York City Trip

Over the weekend, from April 14–16, 2016, the IUP Student Marketing Association was fortunate enough to have sent 22 members to New York City for a professional development trip cosponsored between Eberly and the SMA students.

Posted on 4/19/2016 10:35:10 AM

IUP Business School Hosts CEO Jeffrey Gaus ’81

On March 23 and 24, the IUP Eberly College of Business and Information Technology hosted Jeffrey Gaus ’81 as the executive/entrepreneur-in-residence. Gaus serves as chief executive officer at Prolifiq Software Inc.

Posted on 4/15/2016 11:45:38 AM

McLanahan, CEO of McLanahan Corporation, Speaks to Next Generation Council

Sean McLanahan attended the March 22, 2016, Next Generation Council meeting and shared his experiences since graduating from IUP and his path back to the family business where he has worked for the past 26 years.

Posted on 3/23/2016 2:58:52 PM

IUP Business School Hosts Alexandra Levit

On February 25, 2016, Eberly College of Business and Information Technology welcomed Alexandra Levit, current columnist of the New York Times, to present as a part of the Women’s Leadership Program. 

Posted on 3/8/2016 1:26:30 PM

Rue 21 Corporate Representatives Visit IUP Management Classes

Tyla Piehler, Rue 21 employee relations assistant, and Renee Davis, talent acquisition coordinator for Rue 21 corporate headquarters, traveled to IUP on February 18, 2016, to discuss internship opportunities with students.

Posted on 2/26/2016 4:03:13 PM

Patrick Wallace '85: Hot Topics Speaker

Students in Mukesh Chaudhry's senior finance class, Seminar in Finance, attended a presentation by Patrick Wallace '85, president and lead financial advisor of Covington Investment Advisors, Inc. on Monday, February 1, at 3:30 p.m. as part of the "Hot Topics in Finance" speaker program.

Posted on 2/15/2016 10:14:52 AM

Eberly Hosts Future Business Leaders of America Region 3 Conference

On December 14, 2015, 300 local Future Business Leaders of America students, advisors, and guests gathered at the Eberly College of Business and Information Technology for the Region Leadership Competition.

Posted on 1/13/2016 4:18:48 PM

Eberly Management Class Hosts Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Banking Officer of S&T Bank as Guest Speaker

Becky Stapleton, senior executive vice president and chief banking officer of S&T Bank, delivered a guest presentation to more than 30 students at IUP’s Eberly College of Business and Information Technology on November 10, 2015.

Posted on 12/3/2015 4:03:45 PM

Eberly Honors Sophomores’ D.C. Trip

The Eberly Business Honors sophomores boarded a bus on October 22, 2015, for a special trip to Washington, D.C.

Posted on 10/29/2015 5:33:02 PM

Speaker Encourages Eberly Students to have High Expectations

More than 500 students gathered in the auditorium inside Eberly College of Business and Information Technology on Tuesday, October 20, to attend the inaugural Stover Speaker Series, an event created to bring speakers of national and international prominence to speak at IUP.

Posted on 10/29/2015 4:41:31 PM

Student Accounting Association Career Fair Draws Record Number of Employers

On September 16, 2015, the IUP Eberly College of Business and Information Technology ’s Student Accounting Association (SAA), in collaboration with the IUP Career and Professional Development Center, held their annual Accounting Career Day at the Kovalchick Convention and Athletic Complex. The event attracted a re

Posted on 9/18/2015 1:16:59 PM

Lansberry (’09) Returns to Eberly to Make OCC Presentation

Rich Lansberry, associate national bank examiner for the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC), an independent bureau of the U.S. Department of the Treasury, returned to IUP to conduct a seminar for business students in the Eberly College on Monday, September 14, 2015. Rich

Posted on 9/18/2015 11:24:46 AM

Students Get Tips at Resumania in Eberly

Following a series of resume workshops held in the Eberly Auditorium on September 1–3, students participated in part 2 of Resumania on September 8–10.

Posted on 9/17/2015 9:31:47 AM

Eberly Business Honors Event and Luncheon

On September 13, 2015, 65 Honors Program students, faculty, and administration attended a luncheon and team-building event at Stephenson Residence Hall and Pierce Hall. Students ranging from freshmen to senior year were able to mingle and gain insight from older members and faculty of the program.

Posted on 9/15/2015 2:36:36 PM

Resumania Workshop Helps Eberly Students Prepare for Employment

For the second consecutive year, the Eberly College of Business and Information Technology partnered with the IUP Career and Professional Development Center to offer Resumania . Part I of the program, held September 1–3, included a workshop series that focused on guiding students in developing and ref

Posted on 9/10/2015 2:08:31 PM

Business Golf Classic Scores $37,000 for Student Scholarships

On July 27, 2015, the Eberly College of Business and Information Technology hosted the 25th annual Business Golf Classic at the beautiful Longue Vue Club in Verona, Pennsylvania. Each year, the college holds this event to generate scholarship funds to support the recruitment and retention of students. S&T Ba

Posted on 8/31/2015 8:53:13 AM

Student Accounting Association 2015 Recognition Dinner

On April 22 , 2015, IUP’s Student Accounting Association (SAA) held its annual Recognition Dinner at the Rustic Lodge in Indiana, Pa. The SAA Recognition Dinner Committee organized this successful event, which included the participation of 48 accounting professionals from 22 different companies, 90 accounting majo

Posted on 5/8/2015 2:24:29 PM

College of Business Student Advisory Council Hosts Eberly Recruitment Event

On Thursday, April 30, 2015, students from all majors in Eberly College gathered in the Field House for an end of the year recruitment event and to support the local charity, It’s About the Warrior. The goal of the event was for students to learn about Eberly organizations, their projects, and their communit

Posted on 5/7/2015 1:30:44 PM

Business Day XXXVII a Huge Success

More than 700 students, faculty, staff, alumni, and business partners of the Eberly College of Business and Information Technology enjoyed the 37th annual Business Day on April 16, 2015. Business Day is the premier professional development and networking event for the college each year. Morning p

Posted on 5/6/2015 11:46:20 AM

Eberly Student Organization Seniors Receive Graduation Cords

The College of Business Student Advisory Council (COBSAC) hosted its annual COBSAC Cording Ceremony on April 29, 2015, to recognize graduating seniors who have participated in one of the 15 student business organizations. The ceremony began with Kara Romance, assistant dean for Undergraduate Student Service

Posted on 5/5/2015 3:57:57 PM

Eberly’s Women in Business Hosts IUP Alumnae

On Friday, April 17, IUP’s Eberly College of Business and Information Technology and the IUP Alumni Association co-hosted 65 students for the Spring 2015 Women in Business Breakfast and Panel. The event was organized by women in business student coordinator Christine Shontz, Assistant Dean for Administration

Posted on 4/23/2015 4:30:08 PM

Eberly’s SMIP Team Wins ENGAGE 2015 Competition

Eberly College of Business and Information Technology’s Student Managed Investment Portfolio Team won a first-place award at ENGAGE 2015, one of the largest student investment conferences in the world. Team members are Christopher O'Brien, Breanne Loveland, Tore Okland, Alexandra Larch, Corey Glasgow, Evan Hayw

Posted on 4/10/2015 3:54:22 PM

Eberly Hosts Successful Second Annual Shark Tank Event

On Tuesday, April 7, IUP’s Eberly College of Business and Information Technology hosted its second annual Shark Tank event.  The event was organized by Joette Wisneski and John Lipinski, codirectors of the ExCEL Leadership Center, and the Future Entrepreneurs Club.  In this competition, students prese

Posted on 4/10/2015 3:10:20 PM

Eberly Alumnus Shares Entrepreneurial Experiences

Eberly College of Business alumnus Michael Molli ’91 returned to IUP to visit professor John Lipinski’s Introduction to Entrepreneurship class on April 7, 2015. Molli is an experienced entrepreneur and an active angel investor. He shared his insights on what it takes to successfully network, build your personal

Posted on 4/10/2015 3:06:30 PM

SMA Hosts Successful Marketing Day

Marketing Day was held on April 1, 2015, from noon to 4:00 p.m. in the Eberly College of Business and Information Technology Atrium. The goal of Marketing Day was to promote the Marketing Department to undecided students, as well as to help bring faculty and students closer together. This ice cream social als

Posted on 4/9/2015 4:02:23 PM

Alumnus O’Connor ’91 Shares Business Experience with Eberly Students

On March 26, 2015, John Lipinski’s Introduction to Entrepreneurship class welcomed back Eberly Class of 1991 alumnus John O’Connor. He spoke about career strategies and how one keeps their eyes open for entrepreneurial opportunities. O’Connor was a marketing major, and his degree has taken him not only across the

Posted on 4/2/2015 4:14:50 PM

IUP Executive-in-Residence Alumnus Dunlap Motivates Students

On February 25 and 26, executive-in-residence Terry Dunlap ’81, marketing graduate, visited 12 classes and the Small Business Development Center in the Eberly College of Business and Information Technology. The classes Dunlap presented to included principles of management, production and operations manageme

Posted on 3/17/2015 3:27:05 PM

IUP Business Alumnus James Leda ’95 Tackles Hot Topics in Finance

IUP alumnus James Leda ’95, finance and accounting, presented “Hot Topics in Finance” during Mukesh Chaudhry’s Seminar in Finance class on Monday, February 16, 2015, in the Eberly College of Business and Information Technology. Leda presented on decision making and negotiations in complex finance situations.

Posted on 2/26/2015 3:53:04 PM

IUP Mock Trial Team Wins Best Attorney and Mock Trial Spirit Award

On February 14 and 15, 2015, the IUP Mock Trial Team competed at the American Mock Trial Competition, which featured teams from New York University, Michigan State, Carnegie Mellon, and Kent State. In only our second appearance at this competition in recent years, mock trial president Emily Gaertner, philo

Posted on 2/24/2015 3:51:40 PM

Congratulations to Mini MBA Certificate Program Graduates

Nineteen participants from nine different companies successfully completed the Mini MBA Certificate Program offered by the IUP Eberly College of Business and Information Technology at Northpointe. Northpointe campus director Richard Muth worked with Eberly to help manage the program and ensure its success.

Posted on 11/18/2014 2:57:18 PM

IUP Holds Continuing Professional Education Seminar on October 20

A Continuing Professional Education (CPE) seminar for certified public accountants (CPAs) will be held on October 20, 2014, at the Rivers Casino in Pittsburgh. The event will be held from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and will include free parking. This seminar is sponsored by the First National Bank. Preregistration is

Posted on 10/7/2014 3:49:18 PM

Business Golf Classic Scores $39,000 For Student Scholarships

On July 28, 2014, the Eberly College of Business and Information Technology hosted its annual Business Golf Classic at the beautiful Longue Vue Club in Verona, Pennsylvania. Each year, the college holds this event to generate scholarship funds to support students while receiving a quality education within the Ebe

Posted on 10/1/2014 10:12:09 AM

Core Four Business Planning Course Starts October 1

The Small Business Development Center and the Center for Family Business invite business owners to participate in Core Four, a business planning course in October from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. This 12-hour business planning course will be instructed by Debra Mason and will be held on Wednesdays in October. It wil

Posted on 9/29/2014 4:29:53 PM

Business Honors Program Students Gather for Fall Meeting and Leadership Event

Students in the Eberly College of Business and Information Technology’s Business Honors Program recently gathered for their annual fall kick-off meeting on Tuesday, September 9 in Stephenson Hall.  Over 80 freshman, sophomore, junior, and senior cohort members were in attendance. With such a great turnout, the

Posted on 9/25/2014 8:54:55 AM

Eberly Student Organizations Volunteer at Newman Used Book Sale

Members of the Eberly College of Business and Information Technology’s student business organizations recently volunteered their time to the 46th annual Newman Used Book Sale.

Posted on 9/18/2014 10:47:30 AM

IUP Annual Business Golf Classic 2014

The 24th IUP Business Golf Classic will be held at the beautiful Longue Vue Club on Monday, July 28, 2014. The Longue Vue Club is located in Verona, Pennsylvania. Net proceeds from the event will be used for student scholarships. This is a great event that not only helps with recruitment, retention, and financial

Posted on 5/20/2014 8:35:50 AM

Reception in Honor of Alumna Shattuck Hosted at Eberly

Approximately 40 students and 15 administrators and faculty from the Eberly College joined together to welcome Molly George Shattuck ’89 on April 28, 2014.  Shattuck, a marketing graduate of IUP, kicked off her Molly George Shattuck ’89 Leadership Program, which was established to host annual events in the

Posted on 5/6/2014 3:35:24 PM

Business Day XXXVI Contributes to Student Professional Development

Four Eberly College of Business alumni were inducted into the 2014 Business Hall of Distinction at the 36th annual Charles B. Stevenson Memorial Business Day on April 1.

Posted on 4/23/2014 2:53:39 PM

Phi Beta Lambda Wins Big at Annual Leadership Conference

The Eberly chapter of Phi Beta Lambda business fraternity won 15 awards at the 2014 State Leadership Conference at the Wyndham Gettysburg on April 11–13, making it one of the top award-receiving schools in the state. The conference is meant to wrap the year up by holding statewide officer elections

Posted on 4/21/2014 2:11:11 PM

Eberly College Hosts Molly George Shattuck ’89 Leadership Event Conference

At the Molly George Shattuck ’89 Leadership Conference, guest speaker Joanna Kortik spoke to 30 female business students and encouraged them to be “crazy” in their approach to life, learning, and exploring new ideas as cultures in order to enrich one's life. In conjunction with December’s announcemen

Posted on 4/4/2014 3:04:07 PM

Eberly Hosted Junior Achievement Titan Business Challenge

Teams from nine area high schools converged in Eberly College on March 20, 2014, for the Junior Achievement Titan Business Challenge. “The Junior Achievement Titan Business Challenge was designed to release student creativity, test leadership skills, and demonstrate the competitive nature of the free enter

Posted on 3/28/2014 2:32:29 PM

Center for Family Business Honors Reschini Family

Eberly College of Business’s Center for Family Business honored the Reschini family March 11 with the 2014 Distinguished Family Business Award in Eberly’s auditorium.

Posted on 3/14/2014 12:00:05 PM

Eberly College of Business Hosts Executive-in-Residence Tim Wallace

Timothy Wallace ’79, CEO of iPipeline, visited Eberly College of Business on March 5–6, 2014, to talk to business students about his entrepreneurial experiences. Over the course of the two days he visited, Wallace spoke with nearly 400 students in nine different sessions. After completing his educatio

Posted on 3/10/2014 11:36:26 AM

Eberly Germany Exchange Program

Dieter Cassel, associate director of the University of Duisburg-Essen’s international programs, will be at the Eberly College of Business on February 10 to promote the Business and Economics Summer Term (BEST) program for summer 2014. Eberly has been in a partnership with the University of Duisburg-Essen,

Posted on 1/31/2014 2:37:47 PM

Eberly Connections Showcases Historical Businesses

In a trip through time, nearly 100 students presented projects showcasing businesses working in the late 20 th and early 21 st centuries at the Eberly Connections event on December 10, 2013. Some of the businesses presented included Chevrolet, Dairy Queen, and Paper Shopping Bags.  One of the most

Posted on 12/13/2013 11:52:28 AM

Eberly Phi Gamma Nu Professional Development Trip

Eberly College’s Phi Gamma Nu business fraternity took a trip to Columbus, Ohio, November 14–15 to visit Huntington Bank and learn from 1970 IUP alumni Lee Zazworsky. Phi Gamma Nu President Vittoria Buzzelli worked with IUP Alumni Relations to connect to Zazworsky, founder and president of Midstate Systems.

Posted on 11/19/2013 10:06:46 AM

Students Network at IUP Business Conference

Nearly 100 Eberly College of Business students attended the American Society for Competitiveness Annual Conference November 7–9 in Pittsburgh.  More than 100 papers were presented at the event, sponsored by Indiana University of Pennsylvania. Also featured were academic awards for papers, panel sessions, and keyn

Posted on 11/14/2013 9:25:57 AM

SBDC Director Presents at Chamber's First Brains and Grains Networking Event

Tony Palamone, director of the IUP Small Business Development Center, recently gave a presentation entitled “Leapfrog the Competition: Thriving in a Rapidly Changing World” at the Indiana County Chamber of Commerce’sfirst “Brains & Grains” event.

Posted on 11/1/2013 11:38:23 AM

Eberly College of Business Hosts Phi Beta Lambda Orientation

Phi Beta Lambda hosted its annual State Fall Organization Orientation on October 19, 2013.

Posted on 10/30/2013 2:22:23 PM

Save the Date: Business Golf Classic 2014

Information on the location and date for the 2014 Golf Classic.

Posted on 10/30/2013 10:27:16 AM

Students Attend Labor and Employment Law Seminar

Four Eberly College of Business students attended the Labor and Employment Law Seminar on October 18, 2013, presented by McNees Wallace & Nurick LLC and offered by the Indiana County Area Society for Human Resource Management.

Posted on 10/23/2013 2:50:19 PM

Eberly Students Chosen for 2013 KeyBank Symposium

Eberly College of Business and Information Technology students Anthony Flowers and Garry Turner, Jr. were selected to attend the 2013 KeyBank and Fisher College of Business Leadership and Creativity Undergraduate Minority Symposium at the Max M. Fisher College of Business at Ohio State University. T

Posted on 10/16/2013 2:39:45 PM

Eberly Backpack to Briefcase Program Helps Prepare Students

Students prepared for their professional careers at the second annual Backpack to Briefcase workshop series, hosted by the Eberly College of Business and Information Technology the week of September 23, 2013. The 17-session event was geared toward teaching students the skills necessary to get a job, inclu

Posted on 10/8/2013 8:54:42 AM

Students Attend 2013 Keystone Weekend Conference

Two Eberly College of Business and Information Technology students attended the 2013 Keystone Weekend conference on September 21 at the Omni Bedford Springs Resort in Bedford, Pa. Christine Shontz (Accounting) and Diana Cesar (International Business) attended the Keystone Weekend, w

Posted on 9/30/2013 10:34:09 PM

The 2013 Eberly Common Reader Essay Contest

Submissions for the 2013 Eberly Common Reader Essay Contest will be due by October 29 in Eberly Room 208. The contest is open to all Business majors.

Posted on 9/30/2013 2:43:40 PM

Center for Family Business “Understanding the Affordable Care Act” Event

A total of 83 area business owners and human resources directors came to the Kovalchick Convention and Athletic Complex for this informational session on September 10, 2013.

Posted on 9/24/2013 9:03:00 AM

IUP Annual Business Golf Classic, August 19

The 23rd Annual Business Golf Classic will be held at the beautiful Longue Vue Club in Verona, Pa., on Monday, August 19. Net proceeds from the event are used for student scholarships. This is a great event that not only helps with the recruitment, retention, and financial support of our students, but also provides

Posted on 6/26/2013 11:51:19 AM

Student Accounting Association Recognition Dinner Hosts 45 Accounting Professionals

The Student Accounting Association (SAA) held the largest ever recognition dinner in IUP history to honor its members and network with professionals at the Rustic Lodge in Indiana, Pa., on May 3, 2013. The event held an impressive 87 students, 12 accounting faculty and administration members, and 45

Posted on 5/13/2013 9:06:09 AM

IUP Hosts WEDnetPA Professional Development Conference

Fifty participants from colleges, universities and technical schools across Pennsylvania attended the annual WEDnetPA Professional Development Conference on April 24–26, 2013.

Posted on 5/2/2013 3:50:11 PM

Business Day XXXV Contributes to Student Professional Development

More than 750 students attended meetings and listened to presentations by experts in the field at Eberly College of Business and Information Technology’s premiere professional development and networking event: Business Day XXXV. The Charles B. Stevenson Memorial Business Day, held April 17, 2013, in Kovalchick Con

Posted on 4/22/2013 4:36:47 PM

Eberly Women in Business Leadership Program Motivates Students

An international entrepreneur, author, and speaker spoke to about 40 female Eberly College students about the importance of being confident on April 3, 2013, at the Women in Business Leadership luncheon. “Find something you love, not someone, and do it,” Joanna Kortik, owner of Joanna International, said multiple t

Posted on 4/11/2013 3:43:24 PM

Eberly Hosts FBI Informant

A former FBI informant shared his story and his passion for ethics at the “When Good Leaders Lose Their Way” program March 27, 2013, in Eberly Auditorium. Mark Edward Whitacre, the highest-level corporate executive in U.S. history to become an FBI whistle-blower, spoke about the ultimate real-life lesson in person

Posted on 4/1/2013 4:19:32 PM

Student Accounting Association Meeting with Alumni Gives Students Insight

Members of the Student Accounting Association (SAA) benefitted greatly from an opportunity to hear from three IUP alumni working at Alpern Rosenthal, a regional accounting firm based in Pittsburgh, Pa., during a meeting on March 12, 2013, in the atrium of the Eberly College of Business and Information Technology .

Posted on 3/25/2013 9:12:16 AM

Eberly Backpack to Briefcase Program Prepares Students

More than 350 students prepared for their professional careers at the “Backpack to Briefcase” workshop series hosted by the Eberly College of Business and Information Technology the week of February 25, 2013. Eberly’s first Career Week consisted of 14 different sessions geared toward helping students in career p

Posted on 3/4/2013 3:45:57 PM

COBSAC Fair Attracts New Student Organizational Members

The College of Business Student Advisory Council’s (COBSAC) traditional fair brought in an unanticipated amount of students this semester who were eager to become active members of organizations that the Eberly College of Business has to offer. The fair, which took place February 6–7, 2013, in the Eberly atrium,

Posted on 2/11/2013 2:12:35 PM

Eberly Connections Showcase Challenges Freshmen

In an extraordinary trip through history, over 80 undecided freshmen presented creative projects marketing businesses throughout time to spectators in the first floor of the Eberly College of Business and Information Technology . This Eberly Connections event, which took place December 13, 2012, demonstr

Posted on 12/18/2012 10:37:51 PM

Student Marketing Association Reaches Goals in Food Drive

A food drive held by the Student Marketing Association (SMA) on December 7, 2012, at the S&T Bank arena suceeded in providing several boxes of donated food to the Indiana County Community Action Program. ICCAP provides care to low-income families in the Indiana County area. The food drive took place during the

Posted on 12/12/2012 6:33:48 PM

Ten Students Compete in Eberly Biz Wiz Finals, November 6

Ten students matched wits on November 6, 2012, in the finals of Biz Wiz, a new contest created by  Eberly College of Business and Information Technology  to test students' knowledge of the business world in an educational and entertaining way. The students were chosen from a group of about 200 who competed in a pre

Posted on 11/29/2012 3:04:57 PM

Phi Gamma Nu Hosts Resume Workshop

In the workforce, potential job candidates are defined by what is written on their resume. The resume is an extremely important tool for anyone who wishes to present him or herself as a professional individual. Building a resume, however, is not always an easy task. A resume workshop hosted by Phi Gamma Nu (PGN) to

Posted on 11/28/2012 5:42:04 PM

Undeclared Majors Event Made Available to Students

Figuring out what you want to do for the rest of your life is never easy. A great majority of students choose “undeclared” for their major because they still need to figure out what would be the best career path for them. For students like this, the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) is making life a little

Posted on 11/24/2012 2:11:23 PM

UPMC Tour Gives Students Networking Opportunity

The Society for Human Resource Management Undergraduate Chapter (SHRM) sponsored a University of Pittsburgh Medical Center company tour in Pittsburgh on November 9, 2012, from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. SHRM sponsored this tour to allow students in the Eberly College of Business and Information Technology to network

Posted on 11/14/2012 11:36:18 AM

Eberly Faculty, Students Attend American Society for Competitiveness Conference

The 23rd annual conference of the American Society for Competitiveness (ASC) attracted nearly 150 participants, including Eberly faculty members, administrators, and 21 IUP Business honors students. Other participants included faculty, business professionals, and policy makers who came from other countries, includ

Posted on 11/6/2012 3:07:24 PM

Award-Winning Accounting Alumnus Visits, Speaks to Classes

An award-winning Accounting Department alumnus spoke to accounting classes and Accounting Association members on October 23, 2012. Brian Walker, a 1994 IUP accounting graduate, won the 2008 Pittsburgh Business Times CFO of the Year award. The certified public accountant serves as the chief financial officer and v

Posted on 11/5/2012 2:58:31 PM

IUP Young Alumni Award Recipient Speaks to Finance Students

An IUP Young Alumni Award recipient spoke to finance students on November 5, 2012. Bryan Moore, a December 2007 Finance Department graduate, works as a senior private equity officer for the South Carolina Retirement System Investment Commission. His responsibilities include sourcing and analyzing new investment opp

Posted on 11/5/2012 2:52:16 PM

Eberly Alumnus Mastovich Hosted by Graduate Business Association

The Graduate Business Association hosted an alumnus of IUP on October 22, 2012, to speak to students about marketing consultation and problem solving. David Mastovich, president of strategic marketing and change management firm MASSolutions, graduated from IUP in 1987 with a bachelor’s in Marketing and with an MBA

Posted on 11/1/2012 4:00:16 PM

Management Groups Tour S.W. Jack Cogeneration Plant

The Management Association, Student Operations Management Association, and the Society of Human Resource Managemnt took a tour of the S.W. Jack Cogeneration Plant on October 24, 2012. Upon entering the plant, the groups discovered that the power plant is more than the smokestacks that first meet the eye. Not

Posted on 10/30/2012 5:55:02 PM

Business Honors Students Take a Leadership Trip to D.C.

The Eberly College of Business and Information Technology sponsored its annual leadership trip to Washington, D.C., from October 25–27, 2012, for sophomores and juniors in the Business Honors program. A total of 23 students in the Business Honors program embarked on the trip to learn valuable leaders

Posted on 10/28/2012 5:13:39 PM

Business Resource Room Opens in Stephenson Hall

The Eberly College of Business and Information Technology celebrated the completion of the new Business Resource room in 202 Stephenson Hall on October 18, 2012. IUP Ambassadors as well as Eberly personnel held a reception to showcase the new room. This resource room is a great addition to th

Posted on 10/24/2012 11:40:37 AM

“How to Rock a Career Fair” Enlightens Students

Students seeking advice regarding business etiquette in career fairs, interviews, and other recruitment opportunities were allowed the chance to attend a Six O’Clock Series event focusing on this information. The discussion, “How to Rock a Career Fair,” took place October 1, 2012, in the Ohio Room at

Posted on 10/17/2012 4:37:40 PM

Eberly Student Organizations Participate in Indiana County Heart Walk

Student organizations within the Eberly College of Business and Information Technology participated in the 2012 Indiana County Heart Walk on September 22 at S&T Arena. Phi Gamma Nu and the Management Association helped with registration and setting up banners and tables for the event. More than 30 students i

Posted on 10/1/2012 2:14:53 PM

College of Business Student Advisory Council Holds Organizational Fair

Fifteen student business organizations participated in the College of Business Student Advisory Council (COBSAC) fair September 11–12, 2012. “The student-run organizations of Eberly found the fair to be very useful,” said COBSAC President Erin Puko. “Groups that put a heavy emphasis on recruiting new members s

Posted on 9/26/2012 3:02:23 PM

College of Business Student Advisory Council Holds Third Annual Leadership Retreat

Officers of Eberly’s 15 student organizations participated in the third annual College of Business Student Advisory Council’s leadership retreat on September 15, 2012.

Posted on 9/26/2012 2:41:17 PM

Continuing Professional Education Program Opportunities

The Eberly College of Business and Information Technology revitalized the Continuing Professional Education (CPE) seminar program for certified public accountants over summer 2012 in collaboration with PNC Bank . On July 19, 31 participants traveled from Allegheny, Butler, Indiana, and Westmoreland counties to the

Posted on 9/6/2012 11:54:31 AM

22nd Annual Business Golf Classic Raises Scholarship Funds

The IUP Eberly College of Business and Information Technology held its 22nd annual Business Golf Classic on Monday, July 30, 2012, at the beautiful Longue Vue Golf Club. The event is held annually to raise scholarship funding for students, and it generated over $30,000. Eighty-eight college alumni and friends fo

Posted on 8/21/2012 9:41:17 AM

Student Accounting Association Holds Recognition Dinner

Accounting Department students and faculty gathered at the Rustic Lodge April 26, 2012, with accounting firms and companies to recognize students, professionals, and faculty. Bill Richardson, a 1983 IUP graduate who works as a tax partner with Sisterson & Co. in Pittsburgh, served as the keynote speaker. Foll

Posted on 5/2/2012 4:11:37 PM

Eberly Holds Women in Business Leadership Program in conjunction with IUP’s Distinguished Alumni Event

In conjunction with IUP’s Distinguished Alumni Awards event, the Eberly College of Business and Information Technology held a women in business leadership program April 27, 2012. Thirty-five female business students attended a networking breakfast program in the Terry A. Serafini Atrium and then participated in a

Posted on 5/2/2012 4:05:14 PM

Eberly College Dedicates Terry A. Serafini Atrium

As the culminating activity for the 34th annual Business Day on April 5, 2012, the Terry A. Serafini Atrium dedication honored a longtime friend and supporter of IUP and the Business College. Through Serafini’s $1 million gift, the Eberly College of Business and Information Technology renovated and expanded

Posted on 4/12/2012 11:36:36 AM

34th Annual Business Day Draws Over 800 Participants

As part of Eberly’s 34th Business Day on April 5, 2012, students had the opportunity to listen to presentations and network with nearly 60 business leaders at Kovalchick Convention and Athletic Complex.

Posted on 4/10/2012 10:40:14 AM

Three Eberly Students Take Second Place in CFA Research Challenge

The focus of the challenge was EQT Corp., a natural gas producer. The teams were responsible for looking into the natural gas industry, the company’s competitors, and how they manage the challenges of the market.

Posted on 3/27/2012 11:22:55 AM

Indiana County Area Society for Human Resource Management Meeting Held at Eberly

The Indiana County Area Society for Human Resource Management (ICASHRM) held its February 17, 2012, meeting at the Eberly College of Business and Information Technology . The meeting, facilitated by Mike Kosicek, assistant professor, IUP Management Department and attended by 22 ICASHRM members, is fo

Posted on 2/21/2012 9:11:46 AM

Phi Gamma Nu Visits Washington, D.C.

A trip to Washington, D.C., by 20 Phi Gamma Nu members on December 1–4, 2011, provided an opportunity to tour various landmarks. “The trip was a great learning experience for all of the members of Phi Gamma Nu that attended,” said PGN president Craig Fisher. “It really gave new members the opportunity to get to kn

Posted on 2/16/2012 4:07:46 PM

College of Business Student Advisory Council Holds Second Annual Leadership Retreat

The second annual leadership retreat for COBSAC was held on February 4, 2012, at the IUP Co-Op Park Ski Hut. The retreat featured speakers and included activities to build leadership attributes.

Posted on 2/16/2012 4:06:27 PM

Management Services Group Celebrates 20 Years

IUP Management Services Group celebrated its 20th anniversary on November 17, 2011, at the College Lodge in Indiana. The group provides business services through seven units: Center for Family Business, Excellence in Entrepreneurial Leadership Center, Government Contracting Assistance Program, Small Business Devel

Posted on 12/6/2011 11:01:16 AM

Eberly Student Organizations Compete in Bulletin Board Contest

The student organization bulletin board contest in  Eberly College of Business and Information Technology has named a winner: the Student Marketing Association. Fourteen student organizations participated in the contest that was judged by the college secretaries. The Student Marketing Association won the contes

Posted on 10/6/2011 2:55:27 PM

Accounting Career Fair Draws Students and Employers

Employers came to Kovalchick Convention and Athletic Complex on September 28, 2011, for the twenty-fifth annual Accounting Career Fair to provide information on internship and employment opportunities. The morning portion of the career fair brought students from Accounting, Finance, Marketing, MIS, and MBA maj

Posted on 10/4/2011 9:56:45 AM

The Eberly College 2011 Annual Golf Classic

Seventy-five golfers took to the green on July 11, 2011, for the Eberly College of Business and Information Technology’s twenty-first annual Golf Classic. At right, the K&L Gates Foursome: Steve Agnoli ’86, Christopher Wilson ’86, Glenn Graner ’79, James Lamm ’80. The classic, held at the Valley Brook

Posted on 8/25/2011 9:42:57 AM

Management Services Group Celebrates Twenty Years of Service

The Management Services Group (MSG) celebrated its twentieth anniversary on April 26, 2011, at the Kovalchick Convention and Athletic Complex . MSG and the Indiana County Chamber of Commerce co-hosted the event in conjunction with Business after Hours, the chamber’s net

Posted on 5/6/2011 11:52:16 AM

Eberly Honors Hall of Distinction Inductees for 2011

Indiana University of Pennsylvania’s Eberly College of Business and Information Technology (ECOBIT) honored four alumni with induction into the Hall of Distinction during Lt. Col. Charles B. Stevenson Memorial Business Day on March 30, 2011, held at the new Kovalchick Convention and Athletic Complex . Photo,

Posted on 4/28/2011 9:36:07 AM

Alumna Ruddock Receives Distinguished Alumni Service Award

A 1966 Eberly College of Business and Information Technology graduate received the IUP Distinguished Alumni Award for Service on Saturday, April 2, 2011, at a black-tie gala. Ellen Ruddock has worked as the director of IUP’s Center for Family Business for three years. The center was created in 1997 and works w

Posted on 4/22/2011 8:29:47 AM

Eberly Hosts Third Annual Business Educators’ Conference

Two departments at  Indiana University of Pennsylvania (IUP) cosponsored the third annual business educators' conference Friday, March 18, 2011, at  Eberly College of Business and Information Technology (ECOBIT) . Robert Burley, of Burley Consulting in Pittsburgh, conducts a session on co

Posted on 3/29/2011 9:30:59 AM

Eberly Hosts Junior Achievement Titan Business Challenge

Area high school students competed in the Titan Business Challenge on March 10, 2011, at the Eberly College of Business and Information Technology (ECOBIT) . High school students working together during the Junior Achievement Titan Business Challenge. Junior Achievement of Western Pennsylvania held the tour

Posted on 3/29/2011 8:59:03 AM

Eberly Hosts Guest Lecturer from Brazil

A Brazilian business professor visited Eberly College of Business and Information Technology on Thursday, January 27, 2011 , at IUP.

Posted on 2/10/2011 1:51:03 PM

India Day Sheds Light on IUP Students, Indiana Community

More than 250 IUP students and Indiana community members attended India Day, hosted by the Indian Student Association, on October 30, 2010, at the Hadley Union Building Ohio Room.

Posted on 11/4/2010 12:39:39 PM

COBSAC Hosts Student Organization Fair

The College of Business Student Advisory Council (COBSAC) held a Student Organization Fair from on September 21–22, 2010, in the Eberly atrium. The event helped students learn about the organizations.

Posted on 10/14/2010 11:42:47 AM

“Meet and Greet” Held by Eberly College of Business

The Crimson Suites Business living-learning community had a kick-off “meet and greet” with faculty and academic administrators from the Eberly College of Business and Information Technology on September 1, 2010. The meet and greet was held in the new plaza between the Crimson Suites and Eberly. Over one h

Posted on 9/22/2010 2:16:08 PM

Eberly's Phi Beta Lambda Receives Numerous Awards at National Event

Several students from the Eberly College of Business and Information Technology’s Phi Beta Lambda participated in the annual Institute for Leaders (IFL) and National Leadership Conference (NLC) in Nashville, Tenn., July 8–12, 2010. Seven students from IUP’s Phi Beta Lambda attended the IFL. Each student followed

Posted on 9/15/2010 4:17:12 PM

New Thinking, New Solutions Seminar

The IUP Small Business Development Center and the Center for Family Business invite you to “Everyday Creativity” on Tuesday, September 14, 2010, on the IUP at Northpointe regional campus. This program outlines a unique perspective for family business owners to develop creative solutions to everyday problems t

Posted on 8/30/2010 10:23:08 AM

Noncredit MBA Certificate Program: Fall 2010 Offering

Eberly College of Business and Information Technology  is offering a  noncredit MBA Certificate Program  on Tuesdays beginning September 7 and continuing through November 9, 2010. The program will provide you with cutting-edge theories and strategies, as well as the latest terminology that will help yo

Posted on 8/11/2010 10:21:51 AM

Successful IUP Business Golf Classic

The 2010 IUP Business Golf Classic was held July 12, 2010, at the Longue Vue Club in Verona. We are happy to report that the weather cooperated beautifully and that the event was a great success! All money raised will be used for scholarship awards for students in the Eberly College of Business and Information T

Posted on 7/15/2010 2:32:24 PM

Auction: IUP Business Golf Classic

Once again, IUP personnel have an opportunity to bid on items that will be auctioned off at the IUP Business Golf Classic on Monday, July 12, 2010, at the Longue Vue Golf and Country Club. All money raised is used for business student scholarship awards. A description of each item and how and when to bid can be see

Posted on 7/2/2010 10:39:30 AM

Entrepreneur-in-Training Camp

This summer, the IUP Excellence in Entrepreneurial Leadership Center (ExcEL Center), in conjunction with Junior Achievement of Western Pennsylvania, will hold the first-ever Entrepreneur-in-Training Camp (PDF brochure) at no charge to local high school students. Entrepreneur-in-Training Camp Information W

Posted on 5/17/2010 3:11:18 PM

Silent Auction Items Needed

Donations for the silent auction are needed for the Twentieth Anniversary IUP Business Golf Classic . This event takes place on Monday, July 12, 2010, at the Longue Vue Golf Club in Verona, Pa. The silent auction will commence after dinner at the event. However, those not attending the event will be able to

Posted on 5/12/2010 2:40:55 PM

College of Business Student Advisory Council Coordinates Blood Drive

On Wednesday, March 31, 2010, the College of Business Student Advisory Council (COBSAC) held its first blood drive. The blood drive was held in the Crimson Event Center in partnership with the American Red Cross. The drive brought in seventy donors who, in total, donated fifty-five pints of blood. In preparing

Posted on 4/13/2010 2:55:08 PM

Eberly Celebrates Thirty-Second Business Day

The Eberly College of Business and Information Technology celebrated Business Day on Tuesday, April 6, 2010. This annual event was renamed as the Lt. Col. Charles B. Stevenson Memorial Business Day in honor of the event founder. Nearly eight hundred students selected among five different panel sessions in which

Posted on 4/9/2010 2:23:31 PM