Thursday, November 6, 2014
UNT digital retailing center announces Think Tank members
DENTON (UNT), Texas -- Ten executives in the growing field of digital retailing have been named to the inaugural Think Tank for the University of North Texas' Global Digital Retailing Research Center.
Established during the 2013 spring semester and housed in UNT's College of Merchandising, Hospitality and Tourism, the center is the first interdisciplinary center in the U.S. with a complete focus on digital retailing. Researchers in the center, some of whom are visiting faculty to UNT, address trends and issues...
Wednesday, October 29, 2014
Grammy Award-winning and Oscar-nominated record executive coming to UNT Nov. 6
DENTON (UNT), Texas -- Amir Windom, a Grammy Award-winning and Oscar- nominated record executive who has also helped create successful global marketing campaigns, will speak at the University of North Texas Nov. 6 (Thursday).
Windom's free presentation, "Moving from Success to Significance," begins at 6 p.m in Room 106 of the Chemistry Building, 1508 W. Mulberry St.
Windom is a rising young leader who has helped develop and manage careers for some of today's most noted music artists, including the...
Monday, October 27, 2014
Nordstrom Stores president to speak at UNT for Executive + Scholar Lecture Series
Friday, October 24, 2014
New Complex Logistics Systems Laboratory at UNT offers opportunities for industry partnerships, real-world solutions
DENTON (UNT), Texas -- A new Complex Logistics Systems Laboratory in the University of North Texas College of Business allows students and faculty members to partner with logistics companies to engage in applied research that could help companies more efficiently manage the distribution of goods and services and cut costs.
The lab in UNT's Business Leadership Building offers interactive logistics simulation, business intelligence, data visualization and complex logistics systems...
Tuesday, October 21, 2014
UNT offers new dual degree program with Burgundy School of Business
DENTON (UNT), Texas -- A new dual degree program with the University of North Texas College of Business and Burgundy School of Business in France will begin for undergraduate students in 2015.
The program begins in summer 2015 for Burgundy School of Business students traveling to UNT and in fall 2015 for UNT students traveling to Burgundy. Undergraduate students enrolled in the B.B.A. in integrated studies program are eligible to apply. Students will receive separate bachelor's degrees from both schools in the...
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
Omni Hotels & Resorts executives to speak at UNT for lecture series
Friday, October 10, 2014
Wright Amendment ends Oct. 13; UNT experts weigh in
DENTON (UNT), Texas — Longtime restrictions on airlines flying out of Dallas Love Field will be lifted Oct. 13 as the Wright Amendment ends. How will that affect travelers? What kind of competition will travelers see between airlines?
Steve Joiner, a lecturer of logistics in the UNT...
Friday, October 3, 2014
UNT graduate logistics program ranks in Gartner’s list of top U.S. programs
DENTON (UNT), Texas — The University of North Texas was ranked No. 24 for its Master of Business Administration degree program in logistics in Gartner's list of the Top U.S. Supply Chain Graduate University Programs.
"The ranking puts UNT among some of the strongest programs in the country," said Terry Pohlen, associate professor of logistics and director of the Center for Logistics Education and Research in UNT’s College of Business.
Gartner, an information technology research and...
Monday, September 29, 2014
UNT logistics students win national competition
DENTON (UNT), Texas -- Three University of North Texas College of Business students won the Intermodal Association of North America's fourth annual Intermodal Challenge at the 2014 Intermodal EXPO this September in Long Beach, California, making it the second year in a row that UNT students took top honors in the competition.
Students Jesse Dolan, Sterling Harden and Regina Suwuh clinched the top prize for developing a solution to a case study involving shipping intermodal containers for a luggage company...
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
UNT College of Business names first recipient of endowed professorship
DENTON (UNT), Texas -- The University of North Texas College of Business celebrated the newly endowed Dean Henry Hays Professorship for Exemplary Service by honoring an up-and-coming professor, a distinguished former dean and the donors whose support made the professorship possible.
Danielle Cooper, associate professor of management, was named the inaugural recipient at a luncheon Sept. 2 at Dallas' Park City Club. The professorship provides recognition and salary support for a three-year term and...