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    The MSUM College of Business and Innovation prepares students for fulfilling and productive careers in the fields of Accounting, Business, Finance, Computer Science and Information Systems, Mass Communications, Paralegal, Operations Management, and Construction Management.

    Our students learn from faculty members who have the highest qualifications in their field, several of whom have business and industry experience.  Many of these faculty members publish and present scholarly and creative activities related to their teaching areas. Students engage with faculty and the community by conducting research, producing award-winning programs and documentaries, participating in competitions, and taking part in service projects.

    Several of the programs in the College of Business and Innovation are accredited by national and international accreditation agencies, including the School of Business, Paralegal, Operations Management, and Construction Management.

    Our students are provided with a solid academic foundation that prepares graduates to advance professionally and personally. They enter high-demand professions with the skills and knowledge necessary to succeed.

    I invite you to learn more about what the College of Business and Innovation has to offer. Please explore our website for more information about specific programs, or contact me via email with your questions and comments.

    Dr. Marsha Weber, Dean

     


  • Students inducted into Sigma Lambda Chi

    The following students were installed in Sigma Lambda Chi, the International Construction Management honor society. They were selected based on academic achievement, leadership, industry experience and their passion and commitment to the construction industry. Brian Keranen Schuyler Lee Jorden Pangrac Shawn Sobanski Chase Zeller

    The economics of gaming

    Zebulon Hallman to present at conference By Danielle Rebel “League of Legends” and “World of Warcraft” may seem like simple ways to pass the time for most, but for Zebulon Hallman, these online games offer a unique insight as to how the world works. Hallman, a senior paralegal and economics major, has spent the semester [...]

    Summer Session Benefits

    Summer classes ensure students stay on track Whether you take summer classes to get ahead, catch up or stay on track, Summer Session offers many benefits for current and new students. “I take summer classes to keep me on track to graduate by 2016,” said Erika Keller, an English Education major who said summer classes [...]

    School of Business professors present at MBAA International Conference

    Professors Sheri Erickson and Mary Stone, School of Business, presented the paper “An Examination of Pfizer’s Crisis Communication Strategies in the Celebrex Case” at the MBAA International Conference, North American Accounting Society sector, March 27, in Chicago. Business student Megan Thorwick was also a co-author on this paper, which examines stock price reaction to communication [...]

    Sixteen students inducted into Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society

    On Friday, April 4 an induction ceremony was held for sixteen MSU Moorhead students joining the MSUM Chapter of the Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society. This honor society is only available to business programs that have achieved accreditation by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). This is the most prestigious level of [...]

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  • Math major scores in top 45 percent in Putnam Competition

    Math major Josiah Reiswig scored in the top 45 percent of the students in the nation in the Putnam Competition. The Putnam Competition consists of two three-hour blocks. In each block, students are given six extremely difficult problems to solve. The competition is the largest, most competitive mathematics competition in North America and attracts participants [...]

    Congratulations to the Dragon Leadership Program Graduates

    Minnesota State University Moorhead proudly graduated the second class of the Dragon Leadership Program on Wednesday, April 16. With over 75 participants, the program is designed to provide Dragon students the opportunity to develop leadership skills. Focused around deliberate and meaningful collaborations among campus departments, the DLP provides a formal structure for students to actively engage [...]

    Wellness center teams up with Provost and Professor to support student runners

    Dr. Anne Blackhurst sent out a tweet to the campus, which offered to pay Fargo Marathon registration, if the students would run wearing Dragon gear. Dr. Deborah White also offered to pay the registration for four students who agreed to wear Dragon gear in the 10K. The wellness center has offered to provide Dragon apparel [...]

    Physics and Astronomy presented Expanding Your Horizons workshops

    If you thought you saw rockets being launched in the parking lot last Saturday, you did. Faculty and students from the department of Physics and Astronomy presented Expanding Your Horizons workshops on April 12 for girls in 7th, 8th and 9th grade. “You Can Do Rocket Science” was run by Meredith McLinn, Sarah Martinson and [...]

    Philosophy Colloquium with Dr. Phil Mouch next Wednesday

    Philosophy Colloquium (Refreshments will be served.) Dr. Phil Mouch (Dept of Philosophy, MSUM) is going to give his colloquium on Wednesday, April 23, at 4:20 p.m. (MacLean Hall 165). His topic is “The Myth of Self-Defense.” The following is a synopsis of his talk: Two things are very clear from any survey of the relevant [...]