Tag: Cofrin School of Business

Faculty note: Prof. Bansal talks Data Science in N2N B2B

UWGB Management Information Systems and Statistics Prof. Gaurav Bansal recently shared his data science knowledge in the article, “Big Data, Big Gap” in the September New North Business to Business magazine. The article addresses the current gap in data science talent in the United States. UWGB is among six campuses in the UW System combating […]

Faculty Note: Russ says that present form of accounting is dead

UW‑Green Bay Prof. Meir Russ from the Cofrin School of Business provided a book review at Amazon.com for the book entitled, “The End of Accounting and the Path Forward for Investors and Managers” by Baruch Lev and Feng Gu. Russ suggests that the authors (accounting professors) did the impossible, suggesting in plain English why their profession […]

Prof. Russ publishes paper

Prof. Meir Russ, of the Cofrin School of Business, published the paper, “The probable foundations of Sustainabilism: Information, energy and entropy based definition of capital, Homo Sustainabiliticus and the need for a ‘new gold,’” in the October 2016 issue of Ecological Economics, 130, pp. 328-338. The paper proposes to see the economy as a natural extension […]

Faculty note: Russ publication

Prof. Meir Russ of the Cofrin School of Business published the paper entitled “The probable foundations of Sustainabilism: Information, energy and entropy based definition of capital, Homo Sustainabiliticus and the need for a ‘new gold’.” in the October, 2016 issue of Ecological Economics, 130, pp. 328-338. The paper proposes — To see the economy as a […]

Former Naval Postgraduate School Provost to Lead Cofrin School of Business at UW-Green Bay

Green Bay, Wis. — Douglas A. Hensler, Ph.D., former Provost of the Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, California, has been named Dean of the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay’s Austin E. Cofrin School of Business. Chancellor Gary L. Miller announced the appointment today. “I am delighted and extremely excited about the extensive academic and leadership achievements that Dr. […]

UW-Green Bay senior takes a swing at ownership of Hidden Valley Driving Range

John Danforth and his daughter in his driving range office

UW-Green Bay senior John Danforth was just 16 when he began to formulate a plan for his future. After a discussion with a golf course superintendent, and the lure of a career that includes both sports and the outdoors, Danforth began investigating a career in the golf industry. With just a semester to go before […]

Faculty note: Prof. Russ presentation

Prof. Meir Russ of the Cofrin School of Business recently presented a Ph.D. student seminar at the Doctorate in “Economia Aziendale e Management” program at the Ph.D. Programme “Regionali Pegaso” with the University of Pisa, University of Florence, University of Siena and Scuola superiore di Studi universitari e Perfezionamento S. Anna in Pisa, Italy. His […]

Faculty note: Professor Russ honored in Portugal

Prof. Meir Russ of the Cofrin School of Business recently (June 24, 2016) presented a paper titled “Intellectual capital: Information, energy and entropy based definitions and implications regarding value creation and measurement,” at The International Institute for Applied Knowledge Management (IIAKM) Conference 2016, at ISEG-University of Lisbon, Portugal. The IIAKM also honored him with a […]

Dean candidates for Cofrin School of Business to interview next week

Two candidates will be on campus next week to interview for the position of Dean of the Austin E. Cofrin School of Business. Campus members are invited and encouraged to attend. Locations for interviews are now confirmed: Musa M. Essayyad, Ph.D., of Lake Charles will be on campus Monday, May 9 with a presentation and […]

Big Data = Big Opportunities

It’s no secret that big data is a big deal for businesses of all sizes in our technology and data-driven society. National experts and several major Green Bay corporations, community organizations and federal agencies will come together for “SAS Day at UWGB 2016 Workshop: Analytics: Big Data, Big Applications and Big Brother” to take place […]