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Special Edition: Eller's Global Focus

Eller Undergrads Intern with Lifestyle Startup in Hong KongEller Undergrads Intern with Lifestyle Startup in Hong Kong

This summer, Alexander Williams and Dylan Pesquiera developed a comprehensive marketing plan for the launch of Autom, a robotic weight-loss coach built in Asia.

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Global Cohort Takes 72 Undergraduates to ChinaGlobal Cohort Takes 72 Undergraduates to China

Through the Global Cohort, Eller undergraduates can opt to take their first-semester junior year classes in China, from Eller faculty. [more]

 

UA Students Earn Business Minor Over Summer in SpainUA Students Earn Business Minor Over Summer in Spain

"Studying in Spain not only allowed me to complete my business minor in four weeks, but I was also exposed to an entirely different culture and experience," said Natalie Bendroff, newly minted business minor. [more]

 

Eller College Hosts Inaugural Executive Ethics SymposiumInaugural Executive Ethics Symposium Debates Strategic Mortgage Defaults

A panel of leaders gathered at the UA August 20 to hash out ethical issues involved in strategic mortgage default. [more]

 

McGuire Entrepreneurship at Work

International Dual-Degree Student Secures Information Systems PositionNavigating Today's Job Market as an International Student

Samarth Das came to the Eller College from his native India to earn an Eller MBA. Then he decided to earn a master's in MIS along the way. After serving an internship in Walmart's Information Systems Division, he now has a full-time job waiting for him upon graduation. [more]

 

Eller Connections

McGuire Center Launches New Online Entrepreneurship CoursesMcGuire Center Launches New Online Entrepreneurship Courses

Now would-be entrepreneurs from around the country have access to the expertise of the top-ranked McGuire Center for Entrepreneurship through a series of three online certificate courses: commercialize an innovation, start a small business, and grow a current venture. [more]

 

Venture Team Profile: TerraVoyant LLCVenture Team Profile: TerraVoyant LLC

The TerraVoyant student venture team has created a reclamation method that couples the team's proprietary revegetation process with solar power generation to transform the liability of polluted and degraded lands remaining from mining operations. [more]

 

Venture Team Update: Ugallery.comVenture Team Update: Ugallery.com

Back in 2006, UA students Alex Farkas, Stephen Tanenbaum, and Greg Rosborough connected in the McGuire Entrepreneurship Program around a fundamental problem of the art business: how can promising young artists connect with potential buyers? [more]

 

Research Report

Workplace Instability: The Influence of Employee Neuroticism on Job PerformanceWorkplace Instability: Exploring the Influence of Employee Neuroticism on Job Performance

Empirical research demonstrates little relationship between employee neuroticism and job performance, a finding that management and organizations associate professor and Brian Lesk Faculty Fellow Jerel Slaughter found puzzling. [more]
 

Alumni Spotlights

David RomeroMaking a Difference
David Romero

EMBA '06
Regional Director, CRC Health Group's Eating Disorder and Adult Weight Management
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Heather KhanInternational Risks, International Benefits
Heather Khan

BSBA Accounting '97 and EMBA '06
Foreign Service Officer, U.S. AID
 
 
  

Student Profiles

Sarah TrainorBuilding Her Global Network
Sarah Trainor

BSBA Finance, MIS, and Operations Management '11

 
 
 

Wilson BastosThe Context of Happiness
Wilson Bastos

Ph.D. Candidate in Marketing '13
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Upcoming Events

September 20-24, 2010
Southwest Leadership Program

September 25, 2010
Undergraduate Programs Professional Admissions: Volunteer to interview students

October 7, 2010
Distinguished Speaker Series: Larry Abramson, Senior Vice President for Global Advanced Customers Services, Oracle Corporation

October 21-23, 2010
Eller Ethics Case Competition

October 22-23, 2010
Eller College and UA Homecoming



Eller in the News

Law is chasing Mexican tourists, dollars away
The Arizona Republic : August 12, 2010

Arizona, U.S. in economic stalemate
The Arizona Republic : August 7, 2010

Tailor Made: University of Arizona targets niche markets for customized executive education
AZ Business Magazine : July/August 2010

Using Artificial Intelligence to Digest News, Trade Stocks
The Wall Street Journal | Digits Blog : June 21, 2010