Tag: Cofrin School of Business

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 […]

Accounting students connect to accounting community in special event


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, […]