IU East School of Business and Economics

IU East School of Business and Economics

IU East students hope to implement lessons learned at NCORE

IU East students hope to implement lessons learned at NCORE

This summer two students are learning more about diversity, social activism and how they could enhance opportunities at Indiana University East for students.

IU East students Taylor Webster and Mary Webster, sisters from Richmond, Indiana, attended the 31st Annual National Conference for Race and Ethnicity in American Higher Education (NCORE®) held in New Orleans, May 28 to June 2. They were joined at the conference by Latishea Varnesdeel, special assistant to the chancellor and chief diversity officer, Sheila Armstead, director of field/clinical assistant professor for the School of Social Work, and Cal Simpson, lecturer for the School of Business and Economics and advisor to the Multicultural Affairs Club.

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IU East students return from trip to China with enhanced knowledge of globalization

IU East students return from trip to China with enhanced knowledge of globalization

A first-time collaborative course between the Indiana University East School of Humanities and Social Sciences and the School of Business and Economics allowed students to study how political, economic and cultural processes of globalization have changed relationships between China and the West.

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School of Business and Economics begins Spring Speaker Series February 12

School of Business and Economics begins Spring Speaker Series February 12

Indiana University East’s School of Business and Economics will offer the Spring Speaker Series beginning February 12.

Discussions will begin at 4 p.m. and will be held in Tom Raper Hall, Room 124. The series is free and open to the public.

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IU’s Kelley School of Business Outlook Tour to visit Richmond on November 16

IU’s Kelley School of Business Outlook Tour to visit Richmond on November 16

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Area business leaders and the community are invited to attend the Indiana University’s Kelley School of Business Outlook Tour from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Thursday, November 16, at The Innovation Center, 814 E. Main Street in Richmond. The tour is presented by the IU East Alumni Association and the IU East School of Business and Economics.

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IU East School of Business and Economics introduces new faculty

IU East School of Business and Economics introduces new faculty

Indiana University East is pleased to welcome new faculty members to the School of Business and Economics.

Mohammad Abdel-Rahman, assistant professor of informatics and computer information systems, received his Doctor of Science in Information Systems and his Master of Science in Information Systems from Dakota State University. He received a Master of Science in Computer Information Systems and his Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from Yarmouk University in Jordan.

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Online degree in informatics prepares students for cutting-edge careers

Online degree in informatics prepares students for cutting-edge careers

Indiana University East will offer a Bachelor of Science in Informatics degree online beginning fall 2017.

The degree program is in collaboration with Indiana University Online, and jointly includes IU Kokomo, IU Northwest, IU South Bend and IU Southeast. The program encompasses 120 credit hours and is designed to enhance potential for careers in web development, supply chain management, medical records, systems analysis, biotechnology and public relations.

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Spotlight: IU East School of Business and Economics offers students access to high tech gear

Spotlight: IU East School of Business and Economics offers students access to high tech gear

On-the-cutting-edge creativity happens with regularity in Room 127 at Hayes Hall.

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IU East freshman Kyndall Williams shows the high-tech gear available to students in the School of Business and Economics. Williams is a criminal justice major.

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Wayne County business climate survey results announced

Wayne County business climate survey results announced

In the summer last year, the Indiana University East Business and Economic Research Center (the BERC), the Economic Development Corporation of Wayne County (the EDC) and the Wayne County Area Chamber of Commerce (the chamber) partnered together to research the business climate and related business needs of the county.

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IU East announces new dean for the School of Business and Economics

IU East announces new dean for the School of Business and Economics

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Robert Mulligan

Robert Mulligan, Ph.D., will join the Indiana University East School of Business and Economics as the new dean beginning July 1, 2016.

Interim Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs Mary Blakefield said, “Bob Mulligan will be a fine addition to IU East. He has a wide variety of skills and experiences that will help the School of Business and Economics position itself for the future. He brings a depth of knowledge in areas such as accreditation, business relations and graduate education. He will represent IU East well in Richmond and in the region.”

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