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Pre-Business Freshmen Help UA Homecoming Go GreenPre-Business Freshmen Help UA Homecoming Go Green
With Eller Homecoming Image Gallery

The UA Office of Sustainability deployed about 100 pre-business freshmen to collect data assessing the environmental impact of Homecoming festivities, initiating a first-of-its-kind research project to reduce the environmental footprint of this massive annual event.

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MBAs Do Eller Proud at GE Case CompetitionMBAs Do Eller Proud at GE Case Competition

Four Eller MBA students placed second at the General Electric Experienced Commercial Leadership Program Case Competition October 19 in Austin, Texas. [more]

 

Delta Sigma Pi and Marana High School Partner to Help Students Prepare for the Business WorldDelta Sigma Pi and Marana High School Partner to Help Students Prepare for the Business World

Students in the professional business fraternity have partnered with the high school to create a business mentoring program. [more]

 

Eller Students Set Sights on Healthy EatingEller Students Set Sights on Healthy Eating

Two teams of Eller undergraduate students took on marketing challenges for Tucson Village Farm as part of the corporate social responsibility track of the first-semester cohort class BNAD 314: Business Communication. [more]

 

McGuire Entrepreneurship at Work

Eller Launches Startup Focused on Executive EducationEller Launches Startup Focused on Executive Education

The Eller College took a page out of its own textbook in launching Eller Executive Education — a newly-reorganized unit offering custom non-degree and certificate programs. [more]

 

Eller Connections

McGuire Center Recognized by Peers for Advancing Discipline of EntrepreneurshipMcGuire Center Recognized by Peers for Advancing Discipline of Entrepreneurship

The McGuire Center for Entrepreneurship won a prestigious award for Outstanding Contributions to Advance the Discipline of Entrepreneurship at the 2012 Global Consortium of Entrepreneurship Centers Conference. [more]

 

Sherry Hoskinson Shifts into New UA RoleSherry Hoskinson Shifts into New UA Role

Sherry Hoskinson joined the University of Arizona’s Tech Launch Arizona in November as director of commercialization networks and operations. In accepting the position, Hoskinson left her role as director of the University’s top-ranked McGuire Center for Entrepreneurship, where she served for 15 years. [more]

 

Venture Team Update: Reko Global Water Venture Team Update: Reko Global Water

Since Eller Buzz checked in with the Reko Global Water team last year, the venture has incorporated in Chile, developed academic partnerships, identified incubators to assist in the next stage of development, connected with Chilean government agencies, and more. [more]

 

Research Report

Study Examines How News Spreads on TwitterStudy Examines How News Spreads on Twitter

Nearly every major news organization has a Twitter account these days, but just how effective is the microblogging website at spreading news? That’s the question McClelland Professor of MIS Sudha Ram set out to answer in a recent study of a dozen major news organizations. [more]

Alumni Spotlights

Scott Koenig, Eller MBA '09Mission Driven
Scott Koenig

Eller MBA '09
Director of Development, UA Alumni Association
  
  
 
  
  

Nancy Schlegel, Eller MIS and Accounting '85Maintaining a Connection
Nancy Schlegel

Eller MIS and Accounting '85
President, Reid Park Zoological Society
 
 
 
  

Student Profiles

Sally Harris, Eller MBA '14Focusing on the Triple Bottom Line
Sally Harris

Eller MBA '14
 
  
  
  
 

  

Bradley Moreno, Eller MIS, Operations Management, and Entrepreneurship '14Learning across Industries
Bradley Moreno

Eller MIS, Operations Management, and Entrepreneurship '14
  
  
  
 
 
 

Upcoming Events

January 31, 2013
Fathauer Lecture in Political Economy: Edward E. Leamer, UCLA

February 16, 2013
Spring Professional Admissions for Undergraduates: RSVP to Interview Students.

  
  

Eller in the News

The Power of Negative Thinking
The Wall Street Journal : December 7, 2012

New retailers could be good sign for region's slow economic recovery
Inside Tucson Business : November 23, 2012

B-School Twitter Roundup
BloombergBusinessweek : October 15, 2012