Tag: Business Administration

Faculty note: Associate Prof. Gurtu and EMBI Director, Arendt, co-author paper

University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Associate Prof. Amulya Gurtu (Chair, Business Administration, and Associate Professor of Supply Chain Management) and the Director of the Environmental Management and Business Institute, John Arendt, co-authored a paper, “Packaging, business, and society.” This has been published in the International Journal of Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector Marketing.  The objective of this paper is […]

Faculty note: Lecturer Matt Geimer appointed to State Bar Committee

UW-Green Bay lecturer of Business Law Matt Geimer (Austin E. Cofrin School of Business) was appointed by the Wisconsin State Bar President-elect to serve on the State Bar’s Communications Committee. Among other responsibilities, the Communications Committee serves as the editorial advisory board for the State Bar’s “Wisconsin Lawyer” magazine.

UW-Green Bay Entrepreneur-in-Residence gives guest lecture for UWGB Entrepreneurial Finance class

On Monday, Nov. 11, 2019, UW-Green Bay hosted the first event of the annual Startup Green Bay Week, as per tradition. This year, the UW-Green Bay Entrepreneurial Finance class opened its classroom to the public, including local press, for what would have been a typical guest lecture. However, Aaron Kennedy, founder of Noodles and Company […]

UW-Green Bay entrepreneur-in-residence Aaron Kennedy focuses on improving Green Bay entrepreneurship | Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Titletown Tech and UW-Green Bay entrepreneur-in-residence Aaron Kennedy wants to “bolster the community’s standing among startups and prepare the next generation of business-starters for the challenges ahead.” More via Aaron Kennedy founded Noodles & Co. and helped launch Lunchables. His next project: Green Bay | Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. 

UW-Green Bay Entrepreneurial Finance class takes part in Startup Green Bay Week

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The UW-Green Bay Entrepreneurial Finance class went off campus on Wednesday, Nov. 13 to take part in Startup Green Bay Week. Class members attended 1 Million Cups Green Bay, a community of entrepreneurs and entrepreneurial support personnel for entrepreneurs across the nation to connect with on the second Wednesday morning of each month. Entrepreneurs present […]

UW-Green Bay DECA members volunteer for ‘Coats for Kids’

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UW-Green Bay Distributive Education Clubs of America (DECA) president Nick Blasczyk (Business Administration), Maxwell Meyer (undeclared), vice president Michael Ninham (Business Administration) and Nathan Post (undeclared) volunteered at the Salvation Army’s Coat for Kids on Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019. The team was part of the shoppers group helping family members find their right size of […]

Top 1% finish for senior business capstone students

UW-Green Bay’s Strategic Management business capstone class team of Carol Brehmer, Jarred Glowinski, Kaitlin Klein, Aaron Schmitz and Melissa Xiong (all Business Administration majors), finished the week of Nov. 4, 2019 in a tie for the 28th best team out of 3,083 teams from 149 different universities. Each week, the best-performing companies are measured on performance […]

Faculty note: Associate Prof. Amulya Gurtu publishes article

UW-Green Bay Chair of Business Administration and Associate Prof. Amulya Gurtu (Supply Chain Management), has published an article, “A Pioneering Approach to Reducing Fuel Cost and Carbon Emissions from Transportation,” in Transportation Journal. The purpose of this article is to present a unique approach to reducing fuel cost and emissions from transportation. The approach involves […]

Presentation, Nov. 13, ‘Something Real About Fake News: How Mindfulness and Mindlessness Drive The Echo-Chamber!’

On Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2019, from 1 to 2 p.m. in Wood Hall 324, the Austin E. Cofrin School of Business will be hosting a research presentation entitled, “Something Real About Fake News: How Mindfulness and Mindlessness Drive The Echo-Chamber!” This presentation will be presented by UW-Green Bay Prof. Gaurav Bansal (MIS and Statistics) and […]

UW-Green Bay alumni helped kick off Startup Wisconsin Week

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UW-Green Bay alumni Craig Dickman ’82 (Business Administration) (far left) helped kick off Startup Wisconsin Week. The Urban Hub, powered by the Greater Green Bay Chamber, in collaboration with Headway, kicked off Startup Wisconsin Week on Friday, Nov. 8, 2019, with the kickoff of Startup Green Bay at the Urban Hub at 340 N. Broadway, […]