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Business Administration News

Wed, 11/23/2016 - 9:31am

In a continuing series of seminars on finance and economics, the Penn State Harrisburg School of Business Administration recently presented a program on U.S. monetary policy and its affect on credit channels.

Guest speaker Dr. Zeynep Kabukcuoglu, assistant professor of economics at Villanova University, detailed her paper titled "The credit channel is alive at the zero lower bound but how does it operate? Firm level evidence on the asymmetric effects of U.S. monetary policy.”

Mon, 10/17/2016 - 3:29pm

Dr. Oranee Tawatnuntachai, director of the MBA program in Penn State Harrisburg’s School of Business Administration, will present an online open house, Thursday, November 10, from noon to 2 p.m.

Wed, 10/12/2016 - 3:19pm

At the Innovation Café fall forum event, organized by Penn State College of Medicine’s Office of Technology Development, engaging conversation and great ideas, were on the menu. 

Thu, 09/01/2016 - 11:35am

Penn State Harrisburg now offers a graduate certificate in accounting.  The program is coordinated by Dr. Thomas Amlie, associate professor of accounting in the School of Business Administration.

Thu, 05/19/2016 - 3:01pm
Jonathan Garber

Jonathan Garber, a recent graduate of Penn State Harrisburg’s School of Business Administration, received the 2016 Eric A. and Josephine S. Walker Award from Penn State.

Thu, 05/12/2016 - 1:50pm
School of Business honors society inductees

Twenty-two students from Penn State Harrisburg’s School of Business Administration were recently inducted into Beta Gamma Sigma, the international honor society that recognizes students in the top 10 percent of undergraduate and top 20 percent of graduate programs at schools accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business – AACSB International.

Thu, 05/05/2016 - 12:11pm
Deloitte panel with Dr. Roderick Lee, associate professor of information systems

Penn State Harrisburg recently welcomed back Megan Crosson, a Penn State Harrisburg alumna and Deloitte employee. She was on campus as a part of a team from Deloitte that held a panel presentation for students on campus.

Deloitte is one of the nation’s leading professional service firms in audit, advisory, tax and consulting services across more than 20 industries. Panel attendees included more than 40 current Penn State Harrisburg students as well as various Deloitte representatives, and alumni currently employed at Deloitte.

Wed, 02/17/2016 - 9:58am

Penn State Harrisburg’s Alumni Society honored three outstanding students with the Penn State Harrisburg Alumni Society Scholarship. These students are the first recipients of the award, which is funded through the generous support of alumni with additional funds generated through Alumni Society events. The scholarship award is based on academic excellence, participation in extra-curricular activities and a student’s essay on their college experience.

The recipients included:

Mon, 02/15/2016 - 9:49am
Alumni Achievement honorees from left to right: Carlton (Andy) Klinger, Martin Ciccocioppo, Daniel Fichtner, Ophelia Chambliss

Alumni from each of Penn State Harrisburg’s five academic schools were recently honored for their outstanding professional achievements.

See photos from the awards dinner

Wed, 12/02/2015 - 11:05am
L to R:  Logan Doan, student; Saravanan Sivashanmugam; Steven Wicht, Deloitte; Alexa Wright, student; and Dr. Roderick Lee

Penn State Harrisburg recently welcomed back DeAnna D’Agostino, a 2001 graduate from the School of Business and Deloitte employee.  She was on campus as a part of a team from Deloitte that held a project controller information session.

Deloitte is one of the nation’s leading professional service firms in audit, advisory, tax and consulting services across more than 20 industries. Session attendees included current Penn State Harrisburg students as well as graduate students, and alumni currently employed at Deloitte.

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