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Faculty Notes: August 2011

Faculty Notes: August 2011

School of Accounting
Wendy Gelman has been promoted to senior instructor.
Department of Marketing
Two articles by John Tsalikis, BMI associate professor of marketing, will be included in a 2012 30th anniversary commemorative issue of The Journal of …

State Farm Financial Literacy Lab Weekly Market Wrap Up, August 22-26, 2011

Bernanke Addresses Monetary Policy Makers At Central Bank Conference In Jackson Hole
Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke addressed a group of global monetary policymakers at the annual Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City Economic Symposium in …

Alumni Notes: August 2011

We extend our best wishes to Margaret Brisbane (BBA ’80), who was married in Jamaica this summer.
The Florida Bar has named Tami Clemenza-Wilson (MS ’92) secretary of the litigation support committee of the Family Law …

College welcomes new employees.

College welcomes new employees.

The College of Business Administration is pleased to announce the following new staff members.
Lynette A. Diaz (BS ’07) is the program coordinator for the Downtown MBA. She oversees logistics; plans, implements and monitor student services; …

Five hot career programs to make you more employable in South Florida

If your job is in jeopardy or career at a dead-end, there’s something you can do.
Emerging career fields can let you become more employable, with a little retraining.
College administrators in South Florida were asked to …

FIU faculty members help Norwegian Cruise Line go from “Good to Great.”

FIU faculty members help Norwegian Cruise Line go from “Good to Great.”

Combine the vision of Norwegian Cruise Line CEO Kevin Sheehan; a team of academics in the College of Business Administration at Florida International University (FIU); consultants and practitioners who partner with the business school; and …

The hospitality industry is leading Greater Miami out of the recession.

The hospitality industry is leading Greater Miami out of the recession.

7% jumps in Miami-Dade hotel occupancy, room rates forecast
The hospitality industry is leading Greater Miami out of the recession, and the reason might surprise you.
While much of the economy is still struggling, Miami-Dade County’s 47,500-room …

MSMIS helps graduates land promotions, new jobs.

MSMIS helps graduates land promotions, new jobs.

While increasing knowledge and skills are fundamental goals of advanced degrees, oh, what a wonderful feeling when a degree helps land a sweet promotion or a great new job.
Recent graduates of the Chapman Graduate School …

School of Accounting faculty member selected to help the PCAOB.

School of Accounting faculty member selected to help the PCAOB.

Honors are not new for Kannan Raghunandan, professor and Ryder Eminent Scholar Chair in Business Leadership in the School of Accounting in the College of Business Administration at Florida International University. According to a study …

State Farm Financial Literacy Lab Weekly Market Wrap Up, August 15-19, 2011

Bank of America Announces Job Cuts; European Banking Crisis Continues To Worry Investors
The Dow ended Friday with a 172-point fall after losing 419 points on Thursday; this was a losing week for the index. August …

Four FIU Business alumni among “40 under 40” honorees.

Four FIU Business alumni among “40 under 40” honorees.

Each year, South Florida Business Journal selects 40 business leaders who “have all achieved impressive career success and contributed to their community before reaching age 40.” The most recent group included seven alumni of Florida …

FIU in second national hunt to replace 14-year business dean

FIU in second national hunt to replace 14-year business dean

The search is on for a new dean of Florida International University’s College of Business Administration.
The ideal candidate will be an effective fundraiser, able to “develop a strong research agenda with faculty” and have global …

As FIU build-out on Brickell nears end, some classes begin

As FIU build-out on Brickell nears end, some classes begin

The build-out of FIU Downtown on Brickell, Florida International University’s new Brickell location, is about 95% complete and some classes have already begun.
The center is to welcome many of its students when the fall semester …

Miami's Football Scandal Clouds the Progress of a School and a City

Miami's Football Scandal Clouds the Progress of a School and a City

Read “Miami’s Football Scandal Clouds the Progress of a School and a City,“ an article by Time.com with quotes from Jerry Haar, Associate Dean and director of FIU’s Pino Global Entrepreneurship Center.