News

Kuch & Associates Co-founder Recalls Early Years

Bruce Leasure co-founded software firm Kuck & Associates in 1979. He recalled the early years of the organization, his role, and management philosophy in a recent presentation to Chinese Entrepreneur and Professional Club members. MORE»

Pros and Cons of Temporary Workers

The use of temporary help has been growing ever since entrepreneur William Kelly opened the first temporary staffing agency in 1946. Assistant Professor of Business Administration Joe Broschak studies temporary workers. MORE


Finance Professors Comment on Surge in Buybacks

How bullish is it when a company announces that it will be repurchasing some of its shares in the open market? Professors Josef Lakonishok and David Ikenberry comment. MORE


CIBER Funding Instrumental in
Changes to Spanish Course

CIBER funding made possible modifications to a Spanish course that has changed to better meet the needs of students entering the business world after graduation. MORE


Lauder Appointed Interim Director in Chicago

Norma Lauder has been appointed interim academic program director for the Masters of Science with a specialization in Taxation program based in Chicago. MORE


Business Skills for Scientists

A ten-week program offered by the College of Business gives graduate students in non-business programs a background in basic business structure. MORE


People

Hall Scholarship Recipients Learn About Benefactor

Years after his death, Leiby S. Hall continues to impacts the lives of almost 60 College of Business juniors and seniors. MORE

Alumni Highlight: Norma Lauder

Norma Lauder says she continues to value her U of I education more with each passing year. Lauder recently joined the Department of Accountancy as the head of the MSTaxation program in Chicago. MORE


Events

Join your fellow alumni at a Second Tuesday event!Dec 13: Second Tuesdays in Chicago

Visit with old friends, meet new, and network at the monthly Second Tuesday. All College of Business alumni are welcome. Rosebud Theatre District restaurant, 70 West Madison, from 5:00-8:00 p.m. Free appetizer buffet with minimum two drink purchase.


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College of Business home page
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Illinois MBA Program
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Hire a Business graduate: Advertise your opening
Alumni and External Affairs/CBAA
University of Illinois home page
University of Illinois Alumni Association
University of Illinois News Bureau


 

November 2005

Avijit Ghosh, College of Business dean.

Dean's Message


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Posted on 29.Nov.05
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