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This fall, the Phil Smith Center for Free-Enterprise welcomed two guest speakers to draw attention to aspects of business often swept under the rug. Terms typically limited to news headlines, such as inflation, unemployment, and productivity, became more accessible to College of Business students this semester.
As the faculty advisor to the Florida Atlantic University American Marketing Association (AMA), I had the privilege of accompanying our students on an unforgettable journey. On November 3, 2024, I ventured with our Co-Presidents and Senior Marketing students, Hannah Garner and Allison Todd, across the country to Northern California, where we were welcomed at a captivating event—the 6th Annual Women in Business Summit.
Once again, FAU’s Beta Alpha Psi (BAP) chapter has received Superior Status recognition. Out of the over 300,000 members and over 300 college and university chapters, FAU is among the 123 to qualify as superior. A monetary award of $500 from the KPMG foundation is also given to each superior chapter.
The Florida Atlantic University College of Business’ commitment to developing entrepreneurial talent is once again recognized in annual rankings of the best programs for entrepreneurship studies by The Princeton Review and Entrepreneur magazine.
Florida Atlantic University has been named as a Fulbright Hispanic-Serving Institution Leader for 2023. Each year, the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs recognizes the strong engagement of select Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSIs) with the Fulbright Program, the U.S. government’s flagship international academic exchange program. This is the first time FAU has been featured as part of this initiative.
Executives from Energy Drink Maker Celsius Inspire College of Business Students at ‘Red Carpet’ Town Hall
Celsius Holdings CEO John Fieldly and nine of his executives participated in a town hall discussion Oct. 18 with about 90 FAU College of Business undergraduates and executive MBA students at the Schmidt Family Complex, an event organized by the student-run Global Business Association (GBA).