In and Around the COB
In a recent employee spotlight by the Naval Surface Warfare Center Dahlgren Division, Jennifer Ferrell discussed her role as a financial analyst and administration specialist, as well as her experience as a UMW student. Ms. Ferrell, who earned her B.S. in Business Administration in 2011 and MBA in 2014, both from UMW, says of her […]
The UMW College of Business has tapped the inaugural class for its chapter of Beta Gamma Sigma! Beta Gamma Sigma, the International Business Honor Society, was founded in 1913, and has 599 chapters in more than 190 countries. The College of Business’ inductees will be joining 830,000 global members of Beta Gamma Sigma, and will […]
AACSB International (AACSB) announced today that the University of Mary Washington has gained accreditation for its College of Business. Earned by only 5 percent of the world’s schools offering business degrees, AACSB accreditation inspires new ways of thinking within business education globally. UMW is one of only five U.S. schools to receive accreditation this year.
The winners were praised for their achievements and contributions as role models and contributors to the business curriculum, and for financial support, including the establishment of endowed scholarships. All also have made a difference to Mary Washington students by hosting or making offers of employment to them at their businesses, according to Interim Dean of […]
MBA Students and UMW Center for Economic Development Go Beyond the Classroom For Project with the Stafford Regional Airport
During the 2018 Spring Semester an MBA student group, in concert with the UMW Center for Economic Development (CED), worked on a project for the Stafford Regional Airport (SRA). The group of COB/MBA students, working with Dr. Louis Martinette, Brian Baker, Executive Director of CED and help from alumni mentor Micah Dalton, produced a written […]
GEICO is planning an exciting day of events specifically for COB students. Come by Woodard 223 on March 22 to enjoy some snacks, and learn about career and leadership opportunities with GEICO! 10 AM – 12 PM – Talk to a Recruiter: Resume building/critique, opportunities with GEICO, and advice on entering the work force! 12 […]
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, April 2nd from 6:15p.m. – 7:30 p.m. in Woodard 202 for an evening of networking. Speed Networking allows participants […]
The third Dinner with the Dean event will be held on Wednesday, April 3rd at 6:30. To sign-up for this event, or the one remaining Dinner with the Dean event, please visit Rm. 225. Six lucky students will be selected for each event. Attire: Business casual required.