Monday, February 10, 2014
UNT Professional Leadership Program celebrates 20th year
DENTON (UNT), Texas -- The Professional Leadership Program within the University of North Texas College of Business celebrates 20 years this year – marking two decades of developing students and helping them gain the polish and expertise they need to succeed in the work world.
Students review basic soft skills such as interpersonal communication, emotional intelligence and resume writing. This year PLP added a new increment to the curriculum that gives students the experience they need in strategic...
Wednesday, January 8, 2014
U.S. News and World Report ranks UNT's online graduate business program among nation's best
DENTON (UNT), Texas — The University of North Texas College of Business is ranked 17th in the nation in U.S. News and World Report’s newly released list of 2014 Best Online Graduate Business Programs — rising from No. 20 in 2013. The rankings were published Wednesday (Jan. 8).
“Our ascent in the rankings is a testament to our continued commitment to providing a top-quality graduate education through our online master of business...
Wednesday, December 18, 2013
Three UNT logistics students win national competition
DENTON (UNT), Texas — Three students from the University of North Texas College of Business won the 3rd annual Intermodal Challenge presented by the Intermodal Association of North America (IANA) for a paper and presentation that provide solutions for growing the intermodal industry, which involves moving containers by various modes of transportation.
Seniors Curtis Pogue of Bartonville, Sarah McLaughlin of Fort Worth and Chris Turner of Sugar Land clinched the prize after...
Thursday, December 12, 2013
UNT student awarded $10,000 scholarship from the Texas Business Hall of Fame Foundation
Thursday, December 12, 2013
New UNT Inspiration Awards encourage student creativity
Wednesday, December 11, 2013
UNT students named semifinalists in National Retail Federation contest
Monday, November 18, 2013
Tech Wildcatters co-founder to speak Nov. 22 at UNT
What: University of North Texas alumna Gabriella Draney, co-founder and managing partner of Tech Wildcatters, will speak as part of the UNT College of Business Distinguished Speaker Series.
Draney co-founded Tech Wildcatters, a company that helps Dallas technology startups get the resources they need, in 2010, and since then, the...
Friday, November 15, 2013
Students win seed money for new businesses in UNT's New Venture Creation Contest
DENTON (UNT), Texas — University of North Texas students with innovative ideas for new businesses — including a company that produces a glossy fashion magazine staffed by UNT students — earned a total of $40,000 in seed money at the New Venture Creation Contest, hosted by the UNT Murphy Center for Entrepreneurship.
Out of 16 business plans presented to judges, four winners were chosen.
First place — $20,000: Method Seven Enterprises LLC,...
Tuesday, November 12, 2013
Business students to compete for cash prizes in competition studying health care company
What: The Northwestern Mutual Integrated Business Case Competition — Six teams of 8 students from the University of North Texas College of Business enrolled in the Business Capstone course will present business plans for the best course of action for the future of the Careington International Corporation. Teams will present plans to Careington executives and other experts in the field.
When: 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 23 (Saturday...
Thursday, November 7, 2013
UNT students earn awards at LeadingAge HackFest for designing technology tools to help older residents
DENTON (UNT), Texas — Five University of North Texas students studying computer science, sociology and business reaped awards at the first-ever LeadingAge HackFest Oct. 25 – 27 in Dallas for designing technological tools that can be used to improve the lives of older adults.
First place — Global EngAge
David Adamo Jr., a doctoral student in computer science, and his four teammates from other universities clinched first place...