Faculty Notes: October 2011

Department of Decision Sciences and Information Systems Karlene C. Cousins, associate professor, moderated the panel at the Distinguished Lunch and Learn Series for students in the Master of Science in Management Information Systems (MSMIS) program. The topic was “Legal Issues Facing the Technology Entrepreneur.” Law School faculty and local intellectual property attorneys participated. More than […]

Faculty Notes

School of Accounting Stephen Lin, associate professor and Knight Ridder Center Research professor; and assistant professors Abijit Barua and John (Changjiang) Wang, won a highly competitive “IFRS (International Financial Reporting Standards) Ready” award from the PricewaterhouseCoopers Charitable Foundation to fund their curriculum development proposal titled “Integrating IFRS in both accounting-major undergraduate and Master of Accounting […]

Kenneth D. Rosen makes major donation to Jerome Bain Real Estate Institute.

Kenneth D. Rosen Ever since the establishment of Florida International University in 1972, Kenneth D. Rosen, CCIM, president, Kendar Realty, Inc., dreamed of seeing a school of real estate at Modesto A. Maidique Campus. Thanks in large part to his dedication, a thriving one exists. The most recent sign of his commitment: a personal contribution […]

Real estate affinity group holds another popular happy hour.

REAAC Networking Happy Hour at Mosaico continues to draw alumni. The Real Estate Alumni Council (REAAC) held another Happy Hour at Mosaico Restaurant on January 25th.  The successful event brought together more than 80 alumni and real estate professionals for a night of high-level networking. REAAC is an affinity group of the college’s Business Alumni […]

Investing in Real Estate seminar designed for high-end investors.

The College of Business Administration’s Chapman Graduate School of Business and Jerome Bain Real Estate Institute have joined forces with Ocean Bank, PricewaterhouseCoopers, and Steel, Hector & Davis LLP to offer an intensive, hands-on, five-day seminar on investing in high-stakes real estate. J. Antonio “Tony” Villamil, CEO of the Washington Economics Group, Inc., will open […]