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2014 News Archive

Graying, But Still Golden

(12/22/14) Getting old doesn’t spell doom when it comes to making important financial decisions, a team of researchers led by a University of California, Riverside assistant professor report in a just published paper. Read More…

The Month in Photos: November 2014

(12/10/14) From the ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new 11-acre West Campus Solar Farm to the A. Gary Anderson Family Foundation's $2.5 million gift for the UCR School of Business Administration to Homecoming 2014 and Scot Fest, there were plenty of reasons to be proud to be a Highlander this month! Read More…

SoBA observes 20th anniversary of naming of AGSM with celebratory dinner

(11/19/14) Highlight of the evening comes with announcement of $2.5 million gift from the A. Gary Anderson Family Foundation Read More…

UCR Business School Receives $2.5 Million Gift

(11/14/14) The A. Gary Anderson Family Foundation announced Thursday it is giving $2.5 million to the University of California, Riverside School of Business Administration to create three endowed chairs for faculty members and provide scholarships for graduate students from Inland Southern California. Read More…

Middle Managers and Hermit Crabs

(11/12/14) Ideas from mid-level managers that can benefit an organization are less likely to be passed up to superiors as hierarchy in the organization increases, according to a just published paper by an assistant professor at the University of California, Riverside. Read More…

Accounting student appears in ValuePenguin.com feature

(11/6/14) Adam Levi, slated to graduate in June 2015, discusses his career path Read More…

AGSM students visit Cisco headquarters

(10/29/14) Team of seven MBA interns completes market research project with Fortune 500 company Read More…

U.S, California, Inland Empire Economies Growing Despite Weak Global Outlook

(10/23/14) A new forecast for the U.S., California, and Inland Empire economies finds that the recovery at the national, state, and regional level is continuing despite the weakening global situation. Read More…

UCR Welcomes 57 New Faculty Members

(10/8/14) In April, Chancellor Kim Wilcox announced his intention to expand UCR’s faculty by 300 ladder-rank faculty. The campus is 57 professors closer to that goal, with 25 new faculty in CHASS, 15 in CNAS, eight in GSOE, six in SoBA and three in GSOE for the academic year 2014-15. Read More…

New Faculty at the School of Business Administration

(10/8/14) Six new faculty members join SoBA Read More…

UC Riverside Economic Forecast Conference Returns Oct. 23

(10/2/14) Registration is open for the 2014 Riverside/San Bernardino Economic Forecast Conference hosted by the University of California, Riverside’s School of Business Administration and Beacon Economics on Thursday, Oct. 23 at the Riverside Convention Center. Read More…

SoBA academic advisor Heather Killeen featured in UCR Today

(10/2/14) Third-year advisor helps junior and senior business students Read More…

SoBA mourns passing of former professor Siegfried Schaible

(9/30/14) Long-time AGSM professor passed away at the age of 74 in early September. Read More…

AGSM prepares for 2014 Welcome Reception

(9/25/14) SoBA and AGSM set to kick off school year with reception on Wednesday (October 1). Read More…

SoBA presents fifth annual Economic Forecast Conference

(9/25/14) Some of the nation’s most renowned forecasters will deliver new economic outlooks for the nation, state and region on Thursday (October 23). Read More…

Heather Killeen

(9/24/14) "I am here for the students." That is what Heather Killeen had to say about her purpose as an academic advisor II for UCR's School of Business Administration (SOBA). Read More…

Who Says?

(9/24/14) Showing that emotion can foster self-control and discovering a way to reduce impatience with a simple gratitude exercise opens up tremendous possibilities for reducing a wide range of societal ills from impulse buying and insufficient saving to obesity and smoking. --Ye Li, assistant professor of management and marketing, on how practicing gratitude and being more thankful can improve one’s patience and decrease one’s stress and anxiety HUFFINGTON POST" Read More…

SoBA earns Beta Alpha Psi chapter

(9/22/14) Honor organization helps accounting and financial information students and professionals. Read More…

U.S. News and World Report Survey Ranks UCR 113th Overall; Earns “Great Schools, Great Prices” Recognition

(9/8/14) The University of California, Riverside has been ranked in a tie for 113th overall among national universities and has been included on the list of the 50 "Great Schools, Great Prices" in the annual U.S. News and World Report’s 2015 Best Colleges Guide, which was released on Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2014. Read More…

SoBA alums conquer the famous "Three Devils" mountains

(8/28/14) Team of UCR students climbed three tallest peaks in Southern California this summer Read More…

Who Says?

(8/13/14) These studies show that being a man with a wider face can be both a blessing and a curse and awareness of this may be important for future business success. —Michael Haselhuhn, assistant professor of management, on how men with wider faces are more competitive negotiators, as compared to men with narrower faces FOX BUSINESS NETWORK Read More…

AGSM Interns Help to Promote Film Festival

(8/6/14) Students have been working in the promotion of the Cinema Culturas Film Fest Inland Empire to be held in mid-October Read More…

Wide-Faced Men Negotiate Nearly $2,200 Larger Signing Bonus

(7/22/14) Having a wider face helps men when they negotiate for themselves but hurts them when they are negotiating in a situation that requires compromise. Additionally, men who are more attractive are better collaborators compared to less attractive men. Read More…

Who Says?

(7/16/14) "Showing that emotion can foster self-control and discovering a way to reduce impatience with a simple gratitude exercise opens up tremendous possibilities for reducing a wide range of societal ills from impulse buying and insufficient saving to obesity and smoking." Ye Li, assistant professor of management and marketing, on how feeling grateful improves decision-making -- FORBES Read More…

Business School Maintains Accreditation

(7/2/14) The University of California, Riverside School of Business Administration has maintained its accreditation by AACSB International —The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business, the college learned June 30. Read More…

SoBA maintains prestigious AACSB accreditation

(7/1/14) Less than 5% of the world's business programs earn distinction Read More…

Research and Scholarship

(6/25/14) “Determinants of FDI Flows within Emerging Economies,” a book written by Arkadiusz Mironko, executive director for graduate programs at the Anderson Graduate School of Management, was recently published by Palgrave Macmillan. Read More…

CHRM holds charter ceremony

(6/3/14) Group will aid UCR students who plan to pursue a career in human resources management Read More…

UCR SoBA Professor Elaine Wong to give keynote presentation at Citizens University Committee meeting

(5/23/14) Assistant Professor of Management will talk about understanding the influence of corporate social responsibility on corporate social irresponsibility. Read More…

UCR SoBA Professor Boris Maciejovsky awarded Raymond S. Nickerson Prize

(5/23/14) Assistant Professor of Management earns award for the 2013 Best Paper in the American Psychological Association (APA) journal. Read More…

UCR MBA Team Wins 50th International Collegiate Business Strategy Competition

(5/2/14) For the second year in a row, UC Riverside brings home first-place honors in an event that allows students to run a simulated company while networking with business executives from around the world. Read More…

AGSM students make presentation at Cisco headquarters

(4/28/14) UCR students traveled to San Jose to show findings of internship projects to company's 12-member senior management team Read More…

Financial Management Association Honors UCR Emeritus Finance Professor David Mayers

(4/28/14) UCR SoBA Professor Emeritus David Mayers Lifetime Contributions to Field of Finance Honored at Colloquium. Read More…

UCR SoBA's Distinguished Professor of Audit & Assurance Ted Mock participates in PCAOB Panel Discussion

(4/28/14) On April 2, 2014, UC Riverside School of Business Administration’s Distinguished Professor of Audit & Assurance, Theodore (Ted) Mock, spoke at the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB) as part of the panel discussing Perspectives on the Auditor’s Reporting Model. Read More…

SoBA and BCOE students collaborate to develop biotech business plans.

(3/24/14) During the winter term, selected SoBA undergraduate and graduate students serve as business consultants to bioengineering teams completing their senior design projects Read More…

Dr. Ye Li to Speak at Citizens University Committee

(2/18/14) Assistant Professor Ye Li has been invited to share his research on how age plays a role in making financial decisions at the Citizens University Committee Meeting in March Read More…

Dr. Yunzeng Wang Named Dean of School of Business Administration

(2/11/14) Yunzeng Wang, who has served an interim dean of the University of California, Riverside School of Business Administration since October 2011, has been named permanent dean Read More…

UCR School of Business Administration partners with The City of Riverside

(2/4/14) The UCR School of Business Administration enter into a partnership with The City of Riverside that extends a discounted tuition to interested CSI employees Read More…

SoBA Global Programs Team Returns from India and Turkey

(1/21/14) During the winter break (December 11-19, 2013), the SoBA Global Programs held their second trip to Mumbai, India concluding in Istanbul, Turkey. The week-long intensive exposed the team to the massive city of Mumbai, India's financial capital and Turkey's largest city located both in Europe and Asia. Read More…

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