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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
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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.
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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
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
In April 2015, IUP had the opportunity to host Brigitta Balint from the University of Pecs in Hungary. She is part of a faculty exchange that sent John Lipinski from IUP to Hungary in March. Her goal was to visit classes at IUP to learn effective classroom management techniques from U.S.
faculty members, work wit
Posted on 5/6/2015 12:53:43 PM
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
On April 30, 2015, the
Center for Family Business and John Lipinski’s Introduction to Entrepreneurship class welcomed Indiana entrepreneur and small business owner J.D. Fleming to campus. Fleming owns and operates
Fleming’s Christmas Tree Farms, LLC , a business that was started by hi
Posted on 5/6/2015 8:27:50 AM
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
The ceremony began with Kara Romance, assistant dean for
Undergraduate Student Service
Posted on 5/5/2015 3:57:57 PM
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 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 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
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
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
Phi Beta Lambda (PBL) hosted a professional dress yard sale from March 26 through March 30, 2015, in the Atrium of the Eberly College of Business and Information Technology.
PBL had a large array of business attire for sale, including suits for men and women, ties, shoes, jackets, pants, skirts, socks, and
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students from the Eberly College of Business and Information Technology competed
in both rounds of the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG) Cup 2015.
“The ACG Cup
is a case study competition for students, in which participating universities
organize student teams which analyze and present th
Posted on 3/27/2015 3:38:21 PM
O’Brien, senior finance major and economics minor, received the Financial
Executives International: Pittsburgh–Kuldeep Shastri Memorial Scholarship for
$1,000 on March 18, 2015.
Executives International is an organization that advances and connects
senior-level financial executives an
Posted on 3/23/2015 2:21:49 PM
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
The classes Dunlap presented to included principles
of management, production and operations manageme
Posted on 3/17/2015 3:27:05 PM
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.
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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,
Posted on 2/24/2015 3:51:40 PM
Fourteen Eberly College of Business
and Information Technology juniors and seniors explored India for 12 days in
January 2015 with the Discover India program. Eleven of the students were part
of the Eberly Business Honors program. This was the eighth group of IUP
students traveling to India since 2007.
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Mikula, chief financial officer for the Community Guidance Center in Indiana,
Pa. became one of the Pittsburgh Business Times’ CFO of the Year award
The CFO of the Year Award recognizes financial professionals
in western Pennsylvania for outstanding performance as corporate financial
Posted on 12/10/2014 10:22:59 AM
On Friday, November 21, 2014, six business honors students from the
Eberly College of Business and Information Technology participated in the
S&T Bank Advisory Board meeting held at the WPXI news station in Pittsburgh.
During the meeting, students were encouraged to provide
feedback on S&T Bank acc
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On November 12 , 2014, 22 members of the Gamma Xi Chapter of Phi Gamma Nu traveled to Chicago, Illinois. The trip started with a walk to PPM America, where members met with Jim Leda, a managing director in the Debt Restructuring Group at PPM America. He is responsible for managing the firm’s distressed investment
Posted on 12/3/2014 2:24:10 PM
Female students from the Eberly College of Business
and Information Technology participated in a “Cards for Troops” service project
on Wednesday, November 19, 2014. Twenty
students were present for the activity, joined by Cyndy Strittmatter,
assistant dean for Administration, and members of the S&T Bank A
Posted on 11/20/2014 1:45:09 PM
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
For the past three years, Blaine Knupp has been the librarian-in-residence for the Eberly College of Business and Information Technology.
Knupp provides students with knowledge on how to select a database, how to translate the information, and how to format. He also does presentations about search a
Posted on 11/11/2014 3:11:26 PM
On October 16 , 2014, 23 sophomore business honors students, along with faculty members Joette Wisnieski and Brion Scudder, departed for a three-day professional leadership trip to Washington, D.C.
While in the nation’s capital, students toured the Capitol building, received presentations from busi
Posted on 11/11/2014 8:24:38 AM
Sheldon Thorpe spoke in 10 business classes and held office
hours to talk to business students in the Eberly College of Business and
Information Technology on October 29–30, 2014.
He spoke about his career path to students in several classes,
including production and operations management, human behavior in
Posted on 11/3/2014 4:11:48 PM
The American Society
for Competitiveness (ASC) Conference was held in Tysons Corner, Va. from
October 16 to 18, 2014. Administrators
and faculty members from the Eberly College of Business and Information
Technology played a pivotal role in the coordination and operation of the
conference, with Abbas Ali servi
Posted on 10/30/2014 3:46:53 PM
The Eberly College of Business and Information Technology is
seeking internal applicants to fill
the assistant dean for Undergraduate Student Services position (Manager 200), who will be responsible for
the recruitment, retention, student relations, and student
leadership activities of the
Posted on 10/30/2014 3:12:47 PM
IUP alumni James
Leda ’95, finance and accounting, and Michael Talarico ’89, accounting,
presented the basics of bankruptcy to Mukesh Chaudhry’s afternoon finance
class on Monday, October 20 in the Eberly College of Business and Information
discussed topics that included the key pl
Posted on 10/28/2014 2:54:13 PM
Prashanth Bharadwaj took students from his Supply Chain Management class and IUP-PES India MBA program to visit the Wal-Mart Distribution Center (DC) #6027 in north-central Pennsylvania on Friday, October 10, 2014. The 35 students met with Kevin Robinson, head of human resources, and with Charles “Howie” Allen,
Posted on 10/16/2014 3:27:02 PM
The Center for Family Business recognized Nancy
Maloney ’95, owner of Maloney’s Coin Laundry of Indiana, as an outstanding
entrepreneur on September 19, 2014. Mrs. Maloney and her daughter, Nancy Andromalos, were
invited by John Lipinski to speak in his small business management class
about their entrepreneuria
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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
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the fall 2014 semester underway, students are immersing themselves in their studies
and the many opportunities available to them. Eberly’s student business
organizations are seeking out these opportunities and have been staying busy
this fall semester. The International Business Association
spent the eve
Posted on 9/25/2014 8:25:36 AM
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
Two finance majors in the Eberly College of Business were
identified as top 25 performers in the Institutional Investor All-America Student
Joshua Mann and Phillip Del Prete, who were named top 25 performers, are two of three
Indiana University of Pennsylvania students to be recognized at the
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Eberly Business Honors Program Freshman Cohort learned leadership skills at a
leadership event hosted by Indiana University of Pennsylvania’s ROTC on April 23, 2014.
began with dinner in Stephenson Hall, and was open to all students in the Eberly
Business Honors program. This allowed students
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Eberly College of Business Student Advisory Council (COBSAC) raised $1,200 for
Brandon Bushmire, a former Eberly student, who was injured when struck by a car
in September 2012.
a general management major, was found unresponsive in the street with a severe
head injury after he was hit by
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Eberly Business Honors Program students took part in the unique learning
experiences offered by the Business Honors Program when they visited the World Bank
and other Washington, D.C. sites during a leadership event April 17–19, 2014.
the trip, students from the sophomore Business Honors c
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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
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Ten finance students from Eberly College of Business attended the Redefining Investment Strategy Education Conference on March 27–29, 2014, to gain an insider’s view on the modern business industry.
More than 3,500 students and 180 universities participated in RISE 14. The conference is sponsored an
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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
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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.
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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.
course of the two days he visited, Wallace spoke with nearly 400 students in
nine different sessions.
completing his educatio
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Fourteen students from Indiana University of Pennsylvania traveled to India for 12 days in January 2014 as a part of the Discover India program.
Students went on the trip as a part of a partnership with Peoples Education Society (PES) Institutions, in which IUP students may go to India and experience its econ
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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
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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.
of the businesses presented included Chevrolet, Dairy Queen, and Paper Shopping
of the most
Posted on 12/13/2013 11:52:28 AM
Eberly Business Honors students took an educational trip to
New York City on November 20–23, 2013, to learn from IUP alumni on Wall Street.
On Thursday, students toured the Wall Street Journal, where they
learned about the printing process and how the paper markets to its readers.
Students were s
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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.
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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.
Posted on 10/16/2013 2:39:45 PM
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
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
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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
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
Five Eberly College alumni achieved recognition at the Hall of Distinction Program and Induction at Eberly’s 35th annual Business Day on April 17, 2013.
The goal of the Hall of Distinction is to recognize the professional success and good citizenship of graduates of the college and others associated with its advanc
Posted on 4/30/2013 4:25:56 PM
An IUP technology support and training student took first place at the second Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education Student Business Plan Competition on April 15, 2013.
Krutarth Patel of Harrisburg will receive $10,000 to assist in the startup of his business plan, Dorm Discount (.com). Patel’s plan
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The Society for Human Resource Management had the exciting networking opportunity to visit American Eagle Outfitters, a popular clothing store, and talk with the company’s successful professionals in Pittsburgh on April 5, 2013.
Posted on 4/11/2013 7:32:27 PM
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
In an effective networking event for aspiring entrepreneurs, three students in the Student Technology Association visited AlphaLab for their periodic Open Coffee Club event in Pittsburgh, Pa. on April 4, 2013.
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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
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
Indiana University of Pennsylvania graduate Malisa Sommers, managing director of transportation of United States Steel Corporation and president of Transtar, Inc., a subsidiary of United States Steel Corporation, returned to IUP on February 26–27, 2013, to speak to business students through the IUP Eberly College of
Posted on 3/14/2013 3:05:41 PM
The unique opportunity to learn from professionals and gain experience in the business industry was given to students in the
International Business Association (IBA) when they visited the AIReS headquarters in Pittsburgh, Pa., on February 22, 2013.
The students listened to presentations given by empl
Posted on 3/4/2013 8:52:14 PM
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
In a regional CFA Institute research challenge requiring extreme mental skill, four students in the
Eberly College of Business and Information Technology represented IUP and competed against local universities in Pittsburgh on February 16, 2013.
The IUP team, consisting of Brian Foster-Pegg, Cory Ireland, S
Posted on 2/26/2013 9:13:16 PM
The winners of the Eberly Reader essay contest were announced on December 13, 2012, in the
Eberly College of Business and Information Technology during the Eberly Connections Showcase.
Four Eberly students won prizes between $200 and $500 for their exceptional essays about the reader, That Used to b
Posted on 12/18/2012 10:23:50 PM
Meet Rebecca Soder, Megan Moulden, Anthony Flowers, and Nathan Rosenburg, the new elected officers of the College of Business Student Advisory Council.
Posted on 12/5/2012 1:03:17 PM
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
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
Eberly College freshman Marc Anthony Colón, a finance student, attended the National Hispanic Institute’s Celebración in October in San Antonio, Texas, for the Collegiate Leadership Network.
Posted on 11/6/2012 2:30:52 PM
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
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
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
As part of a program to bring resources to the students and faculty of IUP, Stapleton Library employee Blaine Knupp will serve as the librarian in residence in the Eberly College of Business .
Knupp has worked as the business college’s bibliographer, the librarian responsible for helping the college, for more tha
Posted on 9/26/2012 2:54:07 PM
Dan Broadbent has been chosen to receive a scholarship from the Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
Dan grew up in Indiana County and is a graduate of Marion Center High School. Previously, he earned an education degree from IUP and taught social studies and mathematics for several years, most
Posted on 5/17/2012 9:11:41 AM
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
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
Only the best business students in the world, and the professionals who earned the distinction of “the Best in Business” during their academic careers, can claim membership in Beta Gamma Sigma. This year’s Beta Gamma Sigma inductees from Indiana University of Pennsylvania have certainly earned that title.
Posted on 5/2/2012 3:00:45 PM
The IUP Management Information Systems and Decision Sciences Crimson Team took fourth place in the Quick Fire Challenge of the Intercollegiate Project Management Triathlon 2012.
Five schools, including IUP, participated in the challenge in Pittsburgh on April 13–15, 2012. For the Quick Fire Paired Challenge,
Posted on 4/19/2012 3:38:01 PM
A visit to New York City by the Student Marketing Association brought insight to the students and fun.
The April 13–14, 2012, trip was taken by 23 SMA members and included a tour of the Uproar Youth Marketing firm, which handles promotions and commercials for children’s toys, candy, and games. SMA toured the facil
Posted on 4/19/2012 2:06:02 PM
Twelve seniors from the
Eberly College of Business and Information Technology spent their Spring Break in India touring world famous sites, visiting leading multinational corporations, and attending a symposium to learn about Indian business, economy, and culture.
IUP has had a long-standing partnership wit
Posted on 4/17/2012 10:21:28 AM
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
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
Eleven students from the Graduate Business Student Association visited the Federal Reserve Bank in New York, N.Y.
During their visit on March 23, 2012, the students heard a presentation on the reserve’s history and its roles in the United States. They also visited the gold vault and learned about the bank’s educati
Posted on 4/10/2012 10:28:25 AM
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
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
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
Ramesh Soni, chairperson of the Management Department, was invited by the Orient Institute of Management (University of Mumbai) to make a presentation to the faculty of the institute on December 20, 2011.
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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
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The College of Business Student Advisory Council has raised money for flood victims in Bloomsburg, Pa.
Posted on 11/17/2011 10:09:41 AM
The IUP Graduate Business Student Association took a trip on November 11, 2011, to visit CME Group in Chicago.
Posted on 11/17/2011 10:03:13 AM
A 1984 Management graduate, Leland Hardy returned to IUP November 8 and 9, 2011, for three open sessions held over two days.
Posted on 11/10/2011 10:49:10 AM
A BNY Mellon representative, hosted by COBSAC, came to IUP on October 13, 2011, to speak with students about creating their own personal brand.
Ruth Perkins offered tips in creating a personal brand as well as interviewing and resume advice. She provided a comprehensive overview of BNY Mellon—listing detailed oppo
Posted on 10/25/2011 11:47:37 AM
A group of thirty-five students and five faculty members visited the Philips Respironics plant in New Kensington, Pa., on September 29, 2011.
The company designs, makes, and markets medical devices mainly in the respiratory health area. The students were from the Honors junior block of courses (marketing, operatio
Posted on 10/24/2011 3:48:23 PM
A group of forty students and five faculty members visited the Walmart Distribution Center (DC #6027) in Woodland in North Central Pennsylvania. The group interacted with the human resource manager of the DC (Kevin Robison), as well as the nearby DuBois Walmart retail store’s manager (C. Howard Allen).
This DC, bu
Posted on 10/24/2011 3:38:53 PM
Two MBA students from Eurasia study at IUP thanks to a program that aids students in academic opportunities.
Anastasia Vylegzhanina and Natalya Vodopyanova, from Siberia and Kazakhstan respectively, are MBA students studying at IUP through the Edmund S. Muskie Graduate Fellowship Program. The program is a vision
Posted on 10/20/2011 9:04:19 AM
A graduate of Indiana University of Pennsylvania returned to speak with
Eberly College students about success and jobs.
Nadav Baum, a Finance and Economics graduate, is executive vice president of BPU Investment Management Inc., and has been recognized by print media and financial publications for outsta
Posted on 10/20/2011 8:26:11 AM
Two IUP MBA students spent seven weeks of their summer in Bangalore, India.
MBA students Loic-Amin Rahmouni and Cynthia Cavero Avalos spent seven weeks studying in India at IUP’s partner institution Peoples Education Society. The partnership between PES and IUP is in its seventh year.
Avalos, a native of Peru,
Posted on 10/4/2011 10:11:53 AM
Members of Phi Gamma Nu and the Management Association volunteered their time at the 2011 Indiana County Heart Walk.
The September 24 Heart Walk raised $40,508 for heart disease and stroke. The students helped the day of the event and with the set-up the night before. Three students dressed up as heart-healthy fru
Posted on 9/29/2011 8:49:40 AM
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
Members of the
Graduate Business Student Association at the
Eberly College of Business and Information Technology visited Chicago on April 7–9, 2011, to see firsthand how businesses operate.
They visited the
Sears Holdings Corp ., where they toured the facility and were shown the different
Posted on 5/11/2011 12:46:02 PM
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 .
Posted on 4/28/2011 9:36:07 AM
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
Business Honors program students at the Eberly College of Business and Information Technology attended a networking event Thursday, March 31, 2011, in New York City.
Members of the progam’s junior and senior cohorts met with IUP alumni during the event, hosted by Andrew Sandberg ’05 ( Accounting ), a senior as
Posted on 4/21/2011 2:26:08 PM
The director of Indiana University of Pennsylvania’s (IUP) Small Business Development Center (SBDC) received the Eberly College of Business and Information Technology’s 2011 outstanding researcher award.
Anthony Palamone (at right), director of the IUP Small Business Development Center, has consulted with mo
Posted on 4/21/2011 1:22:16 PM
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
Members of the International Business Association at the Eberly College of Business and Information Technology toured the Coca-Cola Company international headquarters on December 3, 2010, in Atlanta, Ga.
Posted on 2/1/2011 8:45:00 AM
A professor from the
Eberly College of Business and Information Technology (ECOBIT) Marketing Department cochaired a business conference October 23-24, 2010, in Chengdu, China.
Dr. Rajender K. Garg cochaired the fourth annual International Conference on Management of Services and Technology, held at the Sou
Posted on 1/25/2011 9:44:58 AM
Students from the
Eberly College of Business and Information Technology (ECOBIT) attended the
Indiana University of Pennsylvania (IUP) President’s Holiday Reception on Thursday, December 9, 2010, in New York City.
The IUP Alumni Association sponsored the fifth annual event, held at the Waldorf Astor
Posted on 1/21/2011 4:07:31 PM
The Graduate Business Student Association hosted a corporate speaker Friday, November 12, 2010, at the Eberly College of Business and Technology (ECOBIT) .
Dr. Ashok Dhar, president and chief executive officer of ExpenseAnywhere in Monroeville, spoke to MBA students and ECOBIT faculty about his career path and th
Posted on 12/22/2010 4:08:18 PM
Student Technology Association members toured the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center’s (UPMC) Forbes Tower Data Center on Friday, October 22, 2010, in Oakland, Pa.
Eberly College of Business and Information Technology (ECOBIT) sent five of the club’s members to tour the building, which also houses the Univ
Posted on 11/9/2010 10:00:04 AM
IUP students Joshua Hughes, Jamie Czech, Megan Morris and Ryan Egan (L to R) pose with "Nickel and Dimed" author Barbara Ehrenreich Monday, October 18.
Students in the Eberly College of Business and Information Technology (ECOBIT) swept all five categories of IUP’s Fall 2010 Common Freshman Reader Essay Co
Posted on 11/2/2010 1:32:01 PM
Nearly eighty students from the Eberly College of Business and Information Technology attended a networking event on Thursday, October 21, 2010, at the Bank of New York Mellon Center in Pittsburgh.
The event was open to all Indiana University of Pennsylvania students through the Career Development Center .
Posted on 10/28/2010 11:16:18 AM
An IUP graduate served as an Executive/Entrepreneur in Residence for the
Eberly College of Business and Information Technology on Thursday, October 7, 2010.
Linda Musthaler, cofounder and a principal analyst with Essential Solutions Corp., addressed students in both the Management Information Systems
Posted on 10/19/2010 2:08:31 PM
The American Heart Association held the Indiana County Heart Walk on Saturday, October 2, 2010, at the S&T Bank Arena in Indiana, Pa. Approximately 250 participated by volunteering or walking the nearly three-mile-long trail around the arena.
Indiana University of Pennsylvania (IUP) sent thirty student volun
Posted on 10/7/2010 2:37:10 PM
IUP’s Eberly College of Business and Information Technology MBA Program is currently hosting a new MBA student from Russia.
Joining the Indiana University of Pennsylvania community is Ms. Anastasia Vylegzhanina from Russia, as part of the U.S. State Department-funded Edmund S. Muskie Graduate Fellowship Program.
Posted on 9/22/2010 1:36:53 PM
On Friday, April 9, 2010, members of
Phi Beta Lambda headed to Harrisburg for Pennsylvania Phi Beta Lambda’s State Leadership Conference. Members test and perform in competitive events ranging from accounting to job interviewing in hopes of advancing to the national leadership conference. This dream became a r
Posted on 4/22/2010 3:03:47 PM
At the the National Business Education Association Convention in San Diego, California, the IUP chapter of the National Business Education Honor Society received the award for outstanding chapter in the nation. Eight business education students from the Eberly College of Business and Educational Technology , along wi
Posted on 4/13/2010 1:59:50 PM
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