In and Around the COB
“UMW’s College of Business taught me necessary skills which allowed me to be successful in a very competitive industry. For this, I’m grateful for the experiences I gained as a student and the ability to translate them to my career.”
What’s the key to recruiting Millenials to your business? “Hire for their strengths, not for a job,” said Dave Carey, co-founder and president of ROI Training who recently spoke at the University of Mary Washington as the College of Business’s Executive-in-Residence.
Mukesh Srivastava, professor of management information systems in the College of Business, was awarded his second Fulbright Specialist grant in less than four years. Dr. Srivastava spent October 2011 in Tunisia as part of a Fulbright Specialist grant for 2011-12, where he developed a graduate program in management and information technology for the Tunis Business School at […]
By: Paige Anne Weinberg, College of Business Major Where were you on Tuesday, September 29, 2015, from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m.? For over 20 College of Business (COB) juniors and seniors, the answer would be “Speed Networking at the Anderson Center”. Co-hosted by the Fredericksburg Regional Alliance (FRA) and the University of Mary Washington’s College of […]
By: Paige Anne Weinberg, College of Business Major UMW Business Alumni Bryan Campbell (2006) was enthusiastic to answer questions about his journey since leaving Mary Washington. A Senior Manager with Dixon Hughes Goodman (DHG), a CPA firm with over 1,800 professionals, Campbell was recently honored as “Top 5 Under 35” by the Virginia Society of […]
By Todd Desgrosseilliers, College of Business major The end of freshman year is a stressful time for every student. Preparing for final exams and writing papers is the norm. For me, the end of freshman year also meant trying to figure out what I would be doing that summer. I knew I wanted to get […]
Where are undergraduates from the UMW College of Business heading after college? Take a look at a few of our recent graduates and find out where they have decided to apply their business skills in the next phase of their career.
More than 30 UMW alumni attended the inaugural reception for the DC Metro Network on Thursday, June 11 at Bread & Salt in Washington, DC. Guests mingled with friends over drinks and light appetizers before hearing remarks from special guest speaker Lynne Richardson, Dean of the UMW College of Business. Dean Richardson commented on the […]
Mary Washington’s Tyler Carey Claims ITA Atlantic South Most Improved Player, Arthur Ashe Sportsmanship and Leadership Awards
Mary Washington senior and business major Tyler Carey has been named as the Atlantic South’s Most Improved Player and Arthur Ashe Award for Sportsmanship and Leadership by the Intecollegiate Tennis Association.
The College of Business celebrated the success of its students during the annual Honors Night event on Thursday, April 16 at Belmont’s Studio Pavilion. The evening included student inductions into Sigma Beta Delta, a presentation of Outstanding Student Awards and an Ethical Student Award. Dean Lynne Richardson welcomed more than 100 students and their guests […]
Speed Networking is back! The College of Business and the Fredericksburg Regional Alliance are thrilled to present Speed Networking. Students are invited to join Mary Washington alumni and business professionals from the Fredericksburg area on Tuesday, February 9 from 6:15p.m. – 7:30 p.m. in the College of Business student lounge in Woodard Hall for an […]
Join the College of Business for a LinkedIn Seminar on Thursday, February 18 from 3:30pm-4:30pm in Woodard Hall, Room 202. Learn how to create an effective profile and strategically used LinkedIn to its potential. LinkedIn is more than another social media account, but you need to learn how to use it before you can begin […]