Caitlin Moore stood on the sidelines of University of Mary Washington’s Battleground Complex at a recent Friday afternoon lacrosse practice. She confidently surveyed the 27 athletes in front of her.
More than 25 business alumni returned to the University of Mary Washington for Career Chats on March 25 and 26, 2014. Career Chats, an initiative of the College of Business, connects students with successful alumni professionals to network, share knowledge and experience, and provide students with an opportunity to engage directly with alumni. Business alumni […]
Ken Machande, associate dean for faculty with the College of Business, accompanied a group of business students on a spring break trip to San Francisco. During the trip seven students explored the city and met with two area business alums. Doug Dolton ’78 is the chairman and CEO of San Francisco Motorsports, a luxury automotive […]
Matt Ernst, the University of Mary Washington’s 2013 Executive-in-Residence, has a few tricks up his sleeve when it comes to entrepreneurship and startup companies.
The Fredericksburg Regional Alliance and the College of Business co-hosted its fourth Speed Networking event on February 6, 2014 at the Anderson Center. A record number of students from the University of Mary Washington, Germanna Community College, and Old Dominion University connected with the local business community. Students brought their resumes and were able to speak […]
UMW Business alums Lindsay Ancelotti (2013), Joey Carleton (2013), and Julianne Sweat (2013) returned to campus on January 30, 2014 to talk to current business students about life after graduation. The alums assembled in Monroe Hall where Dean of the College of Business, Lynne Richardson, moderated the panel discussion. Sweat, newly promoted to a recruiting […]
Dr. Balvant Arora is featured in the current edition of The University of Mary Washington magazine, “Surgeon Scholar” by Laura Moyer, photos by Norm Shafer. The MBA, Arora said, gave him the tools to stay ahead of change, and to contribute constructively. He’s grateful to Mary Washington Healthcare for giving him the opportunity. His positive […]
The College of Business is thrilled to announce that three MBA courses will be offered in the spring 2014 semester on Mary Washington’s new Dahlgren campus. The UMW Dahlgren Campus Center for Education and Research opened in January 2012. The classes offered for the first time will be Accounting for Managers, Marketing and Management Modules, […]
“Entrepreneurs are a special species,” Sameer Shalaby told a group of about 20 students during an Entrepreneur Interest Session in Lee Hall on October 22. Shalaby, founder of Cogency Software and Paladyne Systems, is a retired entrepreneur that recently relocated to Northern Virginia. He aims to help UMW students take their business ideas from inception […]
College of Business senior Redmond Manierre never imagined that he would have the opportunity to spend two consecutive summers in China. The summer before his junior year he traveled to China for a two month study abroad program through the Shanghai University of Finance and Economics. He enjoyed his experience so much he decided to […]
It’s not easy to build a company! Sameer Shalaby, founder of Cogency Software and Paladyne Systems, wants to help UMW students take their business ideas from inception to a real business. Shalaby will join students in the Simpson Library ThinkLab each Monday of the spring semester from 3:00 p.m. -5:00 p.m. for the iCenter. The […]
Mark your calendars and join the UMW College of Business on Monday, May 19, for an alumni reception at Snagajob Headquarters. Reconnect with old friends, hear what is happening at the College of Business, and just have some fun at this unique venue! What distinguishes Snagajob Headquarters from the average office space? The Office Stylist […]