Tag: Cofrin School of Business

Abstracts wanted for Annual Governor’s Business Plan Contest

The 14th Annual Wisconsin Governor’s Business Plan Contest is accepting entries online for the 2017 competition until 5 p.m. Tues., Jan. 31, 2017. The contest is designed to encourage entrepreneurs in the startup stage of tech-based businesses in Wisconsin. The contest links up-and-coming entrepreneurs with a statewide network of community resources, expert advice and mentoring, management […]

Faculty note: Russ named editor-in-chief

Prof. Meir Russ (Cofrin School of Business) was named editor-in-chief The Online Journal of Applied Knowledge Management (OJAKM), http://www.iiakm.org/ojakm/editorial.php. The OJAKM is a multidisciplinary peer-refereed journal that endeavors to provide readers around the globe with the widest possible coverage of high-quality applied research, practice, and innovation articles covering all aspects of knowledge management at academia, […]

‘gener8tor’ event is on campus Tuesday (Nov. 29)

The N.E.W. Venture Foundry is hosting the entrepreneurs from the gBeta (WI-college affiliated) gener8tor program to hear their pitches at UW-Green Bay from 3 to 5 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 29 in Phoenix C of the University Union. The fall cohort includes 11 companies, each of whom will present their company in five minutes, following with […]

Faculty note: Russ chairs awards at London Conference

Prof. Meir Russ of the Cofrin School of Business attended the 22 annual IAMB conference in London (Sept 28-30, 2016) where he chaired the Award Competitions Committee. He also helped to organize the conference as a member of the Organizing Committee. The conference brought together about 80 participants from 28 countries. Papers were presented regarding […]

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. […]