Tag: Cofrin School of Business

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 […]

Accounting students connect to accounting community in special event

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The UW-Green Bay Accounting Students Association held a networking event Friday, April 29 connecting UWGB accounting students and faculty with area accounting professionals. After time for conversation and networking, attendees enjoyed a catered luncheon in the Grand Foyer of the Weidner Center. Accounting Students Association President Tori Wilke introduced keynote speaker Steve Handrick, partner with […]

Big Data = Big Opportunities for Area Businesses, Careers of the Future

From Politics to Supply Chain to Media and Health Care, Big Data is Changing Everything GREEN BAY – It’s no secret that big data is a big deal for businesses of all sizes in our technology and data-driven society. Understanding the full potential of what big data can deliver and the explosive need of organizations […]

Faculty note: Prof. Bansal is hosted Midwest Conference on information systems

UWGB Cofrin School of Business Professor Gaurav Bansal is serving as co-chair of the 11th Annual Midwest Conference on Information Systems being organized on May 19-20 at UW-Milwaukee. Business professors Vallari Chandna, Sampath Ranganathan, Meir Russ, and Soo Il Shin are serving on the program committee. The conference explores how organizations can, and do, learn, […]

Gochnauer inspires at Business Week final event

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In front of a full Weidner Center stage, Richard Gochnauer provided inspirational advice to a Business Week dinner crowd that included University of Wisconsin-Green Bay students, faculty, staff and alumni, and the many regional business executives who support UWGB’s annual Business Week events. Gochnauer, retired (2011) Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of United Stationers, Deerfield, Ill., […]

Campus mourns the passing of Robert Obenberger

The Log received word yesterday of the passing of retired business faculty member Robert Obenberger. He died peacefully Friday, March 25 after a four-year battle with melanoma. The majority of his 38-year teaching career was spent at UW-Green Bay where he taught marketing until his retirement with emeritus status a few years ago. Visitation is […]

Big Week for Business Week 2016

UW-Green Bay’s Business Week 2016 wraps-up next week with national business leader Richard W. Gochnauer, retired (2011) Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of United Stationers, Deerfield, Ill. presenting the keynote address at the Business Week Keynote Networking Dinner. The event is from 5:00 to 7:15 p.m. Thursday, March 31 on the stage of UWGB’s Weidner Center. […]