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Female CFOs May Be Better Than Males at Preventing Financial Fraud
Companies with female chief financial officers are less likely to misreport key data in financial statements, according to research from Read more.
Hudnall on Apple’s New Privacy Features
Craig Federighi of Apple discusses macOS’s  newest features, which include enhanced privacy and sign-in functionality, at WWDC 2019. Image via Read more.
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Trading on Adventure
A love for the outdoors and travel, coupled with an intuition for untapped markets, is at the core of Slade Read more.
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Culverhouse EMBA Graduate Jamie Adams Honored as 2019 Alabama CIO of the Year
Jamie Adams has been named the 2019 Alabama CIO of the Year® ORBIE® Enterprise Award winner.  A graduate of The Read more.
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Latest Alabama Economic Outlook Suggests 1.9% Growth for 2019
The Center for Business and Economic Research at the Culverhouse College of Business (CBER) has issued its Alabama economic forecasts for Read more.
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John Heins Recognized with Advisor of the Year Award
The Service & Leadership Awards is an annual event held in April to honor the many contributions of organizations on Read more.
Randi Hamm Named Outstanding Advisor for 2018-19
The diligence, hard work, and expert guidance of one of Culverhouse’s professional advisors was recently recognized by The University of Read more.
Bama Blitz
Culverhouse Bama Blitz Campaign Raises $1.7M for Hewson Hall
University of Alabama officials announced a successful second annual Bama Blitz, raising more than $2.5 million in gifts from 1,826 Read more.
‘I Found My Place’
Senior operations management major reflects on transferring to UA, preparing for workforce By David Miller Service and leadership: Megan Anderson Read more.
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World-Renowned Culverhouse Statistics Professor Wins Burnum Award
By Jamon Smith For the past 35 years, University of Alabama professor of statistics and Morrow Faculty Excellence Fellow Dr. Subha Read more.
Halbesleben Named Dean of UA’s Continuing Studies
Dr. Jonathon Halbesleben A University Alabama scholar and administrator with expertise in employee well-being and human resource management has been Read more.
Three Students, Six Degrees, One Company
Ortho Screws was formed by students, from left, Alec Hopkirk, Zoe Guckien and Sudarsan Murali. Trio of UA students bringing Read more.
Second Annual Alumni Awards Celebrates Entrepreneurs, Execs, and Public Servants
  At the 100 year mark, the Culverhouse College of Business has witnessed nearly 60,000 alumni pass through its doors. Read more.
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CBER Report: Alabama Business Execs Have Strong Confidence Moving into Q2 of 2019
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Business professionals throughout the state of Alabama are feeling confident about economic growth in the second quarter Read more.
Tuscaloosa News Selects Matthew Hudnall as a “40 Under 40”
The Tuscaloosa News recently selected Institute of Business Analytics Associate Director Matthew Hudnall as one of its “40 Under 40” Read more.
2019 International Business Symposium
The International Business Symposium gives students an exciting opportunity to learn from experts in the dynamic field of global business. Read more.
Culverhouse faculty and staff mingle at the 2019 Faculty and Staff Awards
2019 Culverhouse Faculty and Staff Awards Recognize College Excellence
In a festive, colorful celebration at Tuscaloosa’s River Market on Wednesday, April 3, the Culverhouse College of Business recognized the Read more.
The Winning Manderson MBA Case team with their trophy.
Manderson Team Wins SEC MBA Case Competition
A team fielded by The University of Alabama’s Manderson Graduate School of Business won first place in the 7th annual Read more.
Trips4Trade and Theresa Welbourne at the 2019 Aldag Business Plan Competition
Trips4Trade Grand Prize Winner in 2019 Edward K. Aldag, Jr. Business Plan Competition
TUSCALOOSA, Ala.— Students representing majors across The University of Alabama campus pitched their business plans to judges in the Edward Read more.
Bama Blitz 2019 Is Here!
Bama Blitz, The University of Alabama’s inspiring online fundraising campaign, is slated to start Wednesday, April 10 at noon and Read more.
Manderson Team Finishes First at IDEAcorps Case Competition
Graduate School of Business’ MBA Case Team brought home a first place victory at IDEAcorps MBA Consulting Challenge, hosted by Read more.
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Culverhouse Center Launches Program to Improve Access to Cahaba River
Canoeists, kayakers, outdoor enthusiasts and others who take advantage of Alabama’s bounty of beautiful rivers and waterways will find their Read more.
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Undergraduate Culverhouse Research on Display at URCA
Nearly 500 undergraduate students at The University of Alabama are highlighting their research and creative projects during the Undergraduate Research Read more.
FRNDQuest Wins 2019 Startup Weekend
Entrepreneurs flocked to the EDGE for Startup Weekend Tuscaloosa, March 1-3. Hosted by the Alabama Entrepreneurship Institute, the sixth annual Read more.
“Be Confident” and “Know Your Worth”: Panel Brings Together Area Women Entrepreneurs
In honor and recognition of Women’s History Month and Pay Equity Week, a panel of four women spoke with a Read more.
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Daniel Bachrach Named SIOP Fellow
Culverhouse Professor of Management and Robert C. and Rosa P. Morrow Faculty Excellence Fellow Daniel Bachrach has been named a Fellow Read more.
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Famous Whistleblower Tony Menendez to Visit Culverhouse for Public Lecture
Best known as the “Accountant Who Beat Halliburton,” Anthony Menendez is widely recognized for his courageous whistleblower efforts in a decade-long legal battle Read more.
MBA case team on the ski slopes.
Manderson Team Takes Bronze At Race & Case
At the 16th Annual Race & Case Competition on March 1-2, hosted by the University of Denver’s Daniels College of Business, Read more.
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Manderson Graduate School of Business MBA Program Among Nation’s Best
The MBA program at The University of Alabama’s Manderson Graduate School of Business has been recognized as among the best in the Read more.
the red carpet was rolled out for the Culverhouse Centennial Gala
Culverhouse Celebrates Centennial with Festive Firework-filled Fête
With nearly 60,000 alumni doing great things all over the globe, highly-ranked academic programs, and a dynamic outreach and research Read more.
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Sophomore LAUNCH Takes Aim at Student Info Gap
Written by Breanna Pianfetti Caught in uncertainty and faced with a dilemma of figuring out where to go from here, Read more.
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Culverhouse Wins AAFT, CASE Advertising Awards
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — The Culverhouse College of Business at The University of Alabama recently took home top professional awards from Read more.
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Aldag Business Plan Competition to Promote Entrepreneurship
TUSCALOOSA, Ala.—University of Alabama students who have an entrepreneurial spirit can turn their business ideas into a reality with the Read more.
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Executives Cite Education, Workforce Training as State’s Top Issue
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Alabama business executives cite education and workforce training as the top issue facing the state, according to a Read more.
Culverhouse helped me become a ‘more well-rounded educator’
As part of Black History Month, the Culverhouse College of Business celebrates the successes of our alumni. Culverhouse Director of Read more.
UA Report: Logistics Infrastructure Unprepared for E-Commerce
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — As the consumption economy shifts from brick and mortar retail to e-commerce, states that do not invest in Read more.
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100 Alabama Miles Challenge Inspires Alabamians to Get Outside
Tuscaloosa AL –  The University of Alabama Center for Economic Development (UACED) and its partner organizations announce the kick-off of Read more.
Startup Weekend 2019 runs from March 1-3 at the EDGE
Startup Weekend Tuscaloosa Returns March 1-3
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Do you have a product or service idea but don’t know how to get started? The power Read more.
$5,000 for Manderson Team at the Katz Invitational Case Competition
Above, from left to right, Manderson MBA students James McCool, Esther Workman, Lacey Cencula, and Justin Chambers strike a pose Read more.
Dulek Recipient of UA’s Algernon Sydney Sullivan Award
The University of Alabama annually recognizes top individuals on campus for scholarship, leadership and service with the Premier Awards, distributed at Read more.
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Tuscaloosa’s EDGE Opens Doors to Area Entrepreneurs and Innovators
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — The EDGE, a 26,000 square-foot business incubator and innovation space for entrepreneurs, officially opened its doors in Read more.
The EDGE, a New Tuscaloosa-Area Business Incubator, Accelerator to Open Feb. 6
  TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — The EDGE, a high-tech facility designed to support entrepreneurial collaboration and innovation in west Alabama, will have Read more.
Digital Frontiers, Hewson Hall Focus of Latest Executive
The Executive, the Culverhouse College of Business magazine, has published its latest issue. Available to read in a digitally-optimized version, Read more.
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Culverhouse Hosts Conversation About Civil Rights and Economics
Last Thursday, Dr. Derryn Moten, the chair of the History and Political Science Department at Alabama State University, visited Culverhouse Read more.
2018 Race and Case Winners from left to right: Myles Ward, Christin Spencer, Liz Alley, and James Ramsey
…Nothing But A Winner: Manderson’s Case for Excellence
Written by Zach Thomas It’s really great to be a winner and students in Culverhouse’s Manderson Graduate School of Business Read more.
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UA Online Business Master’s No. 10 in US, No. 1 in SEC
The Manderson Graduate School of Business at The University of Alabama is proud to announce that its online master’s programs Read more.
Scottsboro Native Gains ‘Edge’ Through STEM Path, Army ROTC
Mary Ellen Sinnott’s time at The University of Alabama has been filled with more opportunities than she could have imagined. Read more.
HGTV, Scripps Networks Exec Susan Packard to Speak on UA Campus
Susan Packard, a visionary media executive best known as a co-founder of Scripps Networks Interactive and former chief operating officer Read more.
Attendees at the 2018 Capstone Student Investment Conference.
Capstone Student Investment Conference Coming Feb. 23
The Capstone Student Investment Conference, or CSIC, is a one-of-a-kind event, bringing together students and professionals from around the country who are Read more.
Culverhouse HR Student Coordinates Community Job Fair
By Victoria Martinez If you were to call upon your talents and resources, how would you help your community? Culverhouse Read more.
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New Culverhouse Lab Targets Human Behavior in Business
Devoted to conducting controlled laboratory-based experiments to understand human behavior as it relates to business activities, the newest research space at Read more.
Culverhouse to Celebrate Centennial Year in 2019
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – The Culverhouse College of Business at The University of Alabama is celebrating 100 years of transforming business Read more.
Manderson Master’s Students Form Networking and Outreach Org
Students in the Manderson Graduate School of Business’s specialized master’s programs can now join a new group that seeks to Read more.
How Business Meets Engineering in this Culverhouse Student’s Life
Written by Breanna Pianfetti Culverhouse student Easton Davis is spearheading a team of University of Alabama students from several campus Read more.
Even if Doing a Good Job, Women CEOs More Likely to be Fired
This research has been covered in the following media outlets: Fortune, “Female CEOs Are More Likely to Be Fired Than Men—Even When Read more.
Cochran Wins INFORMS President’s Award
  Dr. Jim Cochran, the Culverhouse Associate Dean for Research, was recognized by the Institute for Operations Research & the Read more.
Entrepreneurs Take Tuscaloosa
  Written by Breanna Pianfetti Each year, there is one week in November that celebrates entrepreneurs and promotes efforts to Read more.
Alabama Business Hall of Fame Inducts Seven for Class of 2018
  In a festive, black-tie celebration Thursday, November 15, 2018, the Alabama Business Hall of Fameinducted seven new members, all of Read more.
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Research: Racial Disparity in State Prisons Declined Moderately Since 1995
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — The racial disparity in incarceration in state prisons between black and white American men declined between 1995 and Read more.
“Takeover Thursday” Offers Vantage of Students’ Lives
More than 9,000 future business leaders roam the halls of the Culverhouse College of Business every day and each one Read more.
John List speaks to Culverhouse students, faulty, and staff at the Lowder Lecture Series
List Elucidates at Lowder Lecture
John List, a highly-respected professor of economics at the University of Chicago and chief economic advisor to ridesharing company Lyft... Read more.
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Insurance Disruption on Display at Alabama I-Day
This year, the program focused on tech-driven disruption in the industry. Eighteen experts covered various aspects of insurance disruption... Read more.
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ACRE Outreach and Education Director Awarded Jack Davis Award
Cherie Moman of the Alabama Center for Real Estate (ACRE), a Culverhouse College of Business research center, was among 11 Read more.
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Best Practices, Not Individual Preferences, Bring Job Satisfaction
Though employees may like their work to cater to their individual preferences, they are predictably more satisfied... Read more.
Men in Leadership Gain From Psychopathic Behavior, Women Punished
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — People with psychopathic tendencies are slightly more likely to be a company boss, but a new study finds Read more.
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Key Players in Business Analytics Visit for a Day of Data
Last Thursday, UA faculty and students attended the Business Analytics Symposium where several key players in data analytics converged at Read more.
Marillyn Hewson and two men talking at the Giving Effect
Data-driven UA Team Wins $1M Grant to Develop Opioid Abuse Tool for Law Enforcement and
Across the country, opioid abuse has reached epidemic levels, severely impacting communities and straining public safety resources... Read more.
New Business Analytics Master’s Program Integrates Data Analysis with Business Applications
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Businesses across nearly every sector are hiring data analytics experts to win over customers, identify growth opportunities, Read more.
Culverhouse Students Awarded International Recognition
Nine Culverhouse insurance and risk management students traveled to Chicago last weekend to attend the 47th Annual Gamma Iota Sigma Read more.
Dr. Rich Houston Honored by UA Alumni Group
Dr. Rich Houston, the director of the Culverhouse School of Accountancy and the Hilton Dean Professor of Accounting, was selected as one of the Read more.
UA College of Business Announces New Building Named for Hewson Family
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — The Culverhouse College of Business at The University of Alabama today announced plans for the construction of a Read more.
Management Information Systems Intro Course Helps Feed Tuscaloosa’s Hungry
By Breanna Pianfetti Management Information Systems Intro to Business Programming course donated supplies, sandwiches and nearly $1,500 to the Tuscaloosa Soup Bowl, a non-profit Read more.
Suzanne Darden Recognized as “2018 State Star”
  Over the last two years, the Alabama SBDC Network has helped companies obtain over $131 million in new capital, Read more.
IRMAS Student Awarded AIIA Scholarship
  Alabama Independent Insurance Agents in Birmingham, Alabama recently awarded Culverhouse College of Business student Elizabeth Peplinski with their highly Read more.
ACRE/CCIM Report on Adaptive Reuse Earns Nationwide Coverage
By Breanna Pianfetti TUSCALOOSA, AL – Adaptive Reuse: Turning Blight into Bright, written by Alabama Center for Real Estate Director of Read more.
Registration Now Open for Culverhouse LIFT Job Skills Training Program
TUSCALOOSA, Ala.– The Culverhouse LIFT, or Learning Initiative and Financial Training, will begin classes for its fall term on Monday, Sept. Read more.
Manderson Launch Welcomes 137 First-year MBA Students
Written by Joe Barnhill, MBA Class of 2020 Tuscaloosa, AL- The Manderson Graduate School of Business at The University of Read more.
Alabama Alumnus Elected President of Waste Pro
TUSCALOOSA, AL – Culverhouse grad Sean Jennings was recently named President of Waste Pro USA, Inc., the country’s third largest Read more.
Culverhouse Celebrates 125 Years of Women at UA
In honor of the 125 years of Women at the Capstone campaign coordinated by The University of Alabama, Culverhouse College of Business Read more.
Culverhouse Congrats Summer 2018 Grads!
On Saturday, August 4, The University of Alabama hosted its Summer 2018 commencement ceremonies at Coleman Coliseum, with 269 Culverhouse Read more.
Culverhouse Alum Marillyn A. Hewson Receives CEO of the Year Award
  Culverhouse grad Marillyn A. Hewson, chairman, president and CEO of Lockheed Martin Corp., was named 2018 Chief Executive of Read more.
Hewson Stock Gift to University of Alabama is Largest in UA History
  TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Marillyn A. Hewson, chairman, president and CEO of Lockheed Martin Corp., and her husband, James, have made Read more.
Dr. Harms Discusses Elon Musk and Authoritarian Leadership
Management faculty member Dr. Peter Harms published research on authoritarian leadership that was recently cited in an article from the Read more.
2018 Alabama Business Hall of Fame Inductees Named
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — The University of Alabama Culverhouse College of Business announced seven business professionals to be inducted into the Alabama Read more.
UA’s Risk and Insurance Program Receives Industry Designation as Global Center of Insurance Excellence
  Written by Reginald Allison II The University of Alabama has been awarded the Global Center of Insurance Excellence (GCIE) Read more.
AEI and The Edge Relocation Update
The Alabama Entrepreneurship Institute and The Edge Incubator and Accelerator are in the process of moving to a new location. Read more.
U.S. Secretary of Commerce Appoints AITC’s Brooks to Export Council
TUSCALOOSA, AL –– Michael Brooks has been appointed by the U.S. Secretary of Commerce to the Alabama District Export Council (DEC), a Read more.
Partners in Education and Research: ACIIR and LIFT
The Alabama Center for Insurance Information and Research began partnering with the Culverhouse LIFT program in 2017 to help advance Read more.
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UA’s ACRE Adds Six to Advisory Board of Trustees
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Six new members have been named to the advisory board of trustees of the Alabama Center for Real Read more.
Alumna Hewson Named CEO of the Year
  Culverhouse grad Marillyn A. Hewson, chairman, president and CEO of Lockheed Martin Corp., has been named 2018 Chief Executive of Read more.
98 Culverhouse Students Receive SAS Data Mining Certificate
  In the spring 2018 semester, 98 Manderson Graduate School of Business MBA students received the UA/SAS joint data mining Read more.
Culverhouse Professor Emeritus Chosen Recipient of 2018 LERA Fellow
Trevor Bain, a retired professor of management, was recently awarded the 2018 LERA Fellow by the Labor and Employment Relations Read more.
The Class of 2018 by the Numbers
Tomorrow, 1,231 graduates will receive their undergraduate degree from the Culverhouse College of Business. Culverhouse houses five academic departments: The Culverhouse Read more.
Career Center Hosts Senior & Intern Send-Off to Celebrate Student Achievement
Last week, the Career Center at Culverhouse hosted its annual Spring Senior and Intern Send-Offs. The purpose of these events Read more.
UA Center Promotes 100 Alabama Miles Challenge to Get Residents Outside
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – All Alabamians are encouraged to get outside and walk, run, hike, bike, swim, paddle, ride, or roll Read more.
Culverhouse Alum Named 40 Under 40 World’s Best Business School Professors
Written by Breanna Pianfetti Dr. Oscar Holmes IV was recently named to the 40 Under 40 World’s Best Business School Professors in Read more.
Culverhouse Professors’ Research Garners National Attention
TUSCALOOSA, AL — Drs. Sandra Mortal and Vishal Gupta of the Culverhouse College of Business recently have published research on pay Read more.
Culverhouse Professor Selected as Academic Panelist in the 2018 Huebner Doctoral Colloquium
Dr. George Zanjani, Frank Park Samford Chairholder in Insurance, was selected as a panelist for the S.S. Huebner Foundation Doctoral Colloquium. This Read more.
Culverhouse Hosts Annual Faculty & Staff Awards Reception
TUSCALOOSA, AL — On Friday, April 13th, the Culverhouse College of Business hosted the annual Faculty & Staff Awards Ceremony Read more.
Culverhouse MIS Students Win Across the SEC
  TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Thirteen Culverhouse College of Business students represented The University of Alabama chapter of the Association for Read more.
Boudoin, Mothersbaugh Named Bickley Innovation Award Recipients
  Written by Reginald Allison II Dean Kay Palan awarded Sarah Boudoin and Dr. David Mothersbaugh the 2018 John S. Read more.
Mercedes Benz Seeks UA Students and Startups to Help Solve Critical Challenges
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — April 11, 2018 — University of Alabama students and startups are invited to compete for cash prizes Read more.
New Name for UA’s Culverhouse Business School
TUSCALOOSA, AL., April 6, 2018 – The business college at The University of Alabama today announces that it is implementing its Read more.
Ceremony Will Celebrate Research by UA Faculty
Members of The University of Alabama faculty will be honored for their research contributions at the upcoming Faculty Research Day. As Read more.
New Name for UA’s Culverhouse Business School
TUSCALOOSA, AL., April 6, 2018 – The business college at The University of Alabama today announces that it is implementing its Read more.
IRMAS Senior Honored with Prestigious Student Award
  Written by Reginald Allison II │ Photo by Kaylin Bowen Laura LePere is the recipient of the 2018 John S. Read more.
High Five Studios Grand Prize Winner in 2018 Aldag Business Plan Competition
  TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Students representing majors from across The University of Alabama campus pitched their business plans to judges Read more.
To Understand Autocratic Followers, Strip Research of Bias
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — The reasons many people choose to follow autocratic leaders vary across time, culture and circumstances, but past efforts Read more.
IRMAS Student Travels to DC for NAHU Conference
Joseph Pronti in center in white shirt enjoyed a trip to Washington D.C. to participate in the National Association of Health Read more.
New U.S. Census Estimates: Baldwin County Leads in Net Migration
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Baldwin County’s rapid growth revealed in recent U.S. Census estimates is attributed to the quality of life it Read more.
UA Students Highlight Research, Creativity during Annual Conference
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — More than 450 undergraduate students at The University of Alabama are highlighting their research and creative projects Read more.
UA Names 2018 Premier Awards Recipients
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — The University of Alabama has announced the recipients of the 2018 Premier Awards – the top individual honors Read more.
Boeing Comes to Culverhouse
  Written by Victoria Martinez In February 2018, Culverhouse, in collaboration with The Boeing Company, offered a bootcamp experience to Read more.
UA Report: Education/Workforce Training Remains Top Issue in Alabama
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Alabama business executives believe education and workforce training remain the top issue facing the state. Business executives are Read more.
Nobel Prize Winner in Economics Visits Campus
Acclaimed economist Dr. Vernon L. Smith, 2002 winner of the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences for his groundbreaking work Read more.
Researcher: Amazon HQ2 Search Signals Shift in Site Selection Process
K.C. Conway In a recently published white paper, a researcher at The University of Alabama examines the process Amazon used Read more.
Student Teams Compete for $50k in Aldag Business Plan Competition
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Do you have the entrepreneurial spirit? Do you have a business idea ready to take to the next Read more.
Startup Weekend to Bring Tuscaloosa Innovators Together
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Do you have an idea for a new product or a solution to a problem but don’t Read more.
Job Skills, Financial Literacy Program Seeks Participants, Volunteers
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — The Culverhouse Learning Initiative and Financial Training program is seeking student volunteers and community participants for its Read more.
Stressed-out Boss is a Bad Boss, UA Research Concludes
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — It’s tough to be the boss. You can’t make everyone happy all the time, and the job Read more.
UA to Hold Winter Commencement Exercises Dec. 16
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — The University of Alabama will hold its winter commencement exercises Saturday, Dec. 16, at Coleman Coliseum on the Read more.
Women CEOs More Likely to be Targeted by Activist Shareholders
Dr. Vishal Gupta TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Women CEOs are much more likely than their male counterparts to be targeted by activist Read more.
UA Alumni Association Honors Four With Teaching Awards
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — The University of Alabama National Alumni Association has announced the 2017 recipients of the University’s highest honor for Read more.
UA Report: Business Confidence Holds Steady Across State
Business confidence in Alabama remains high. TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Business confidence among Alabama’s industry leaders remains high heading into the final Read more.
MBA Students Win National Case Competition
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — MBA students in the Manderson Graduate School of Business at The University of Alabama Culverhouse College of Commerce have Read more.
UA Alumna Donates $5 Million to Support Data, Cybersecurity Program
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — The University of Alabama’s Culverhouse College of Commerce and Business Administration celebrated today a generous $5 million Read more.
UA Study Examines Fate of Firms with Initial Public Offerings in 1996
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Twenty years after the largest number of initial public offerings in one year took place, a new study Read more.
Transportation, Wood Products Manufacturing Lead Job Gains
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — University of Alabama economists anticipate a slight increase in job growth in Alabama through the end of the Read more.
Culverhouse LIFT Program Strives to Teach Key Business Skills to Public
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Registration is open for the fall session of Culverhouse LIFT, or Learning Initiative and Financial Training. A service Read more.
UA to Hold Commencement Exercise Aug. 5
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — The University of Alabama will hold its summer commencement exercise Aug. 5 at Coleman Coliseum on the UA Read more.
UA’s Culverhouse Announces 2017 Business Hall of Fame Inductees
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — The University of Alabama’s Culverhouse College of Commerce announced six business professionals to be inducted into the Read more.
UA Report: State Business Confidence Continues Upward Trend
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Business confidence among Alabama’s industry leaders remains well above the five-year average for the third consecutive quarter, according Read more.
Census Updates, Tracking Tech to be Presented at UA Conference
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — The University of Alabama’s Center for Business and Economic Research will host its second annual Alabama State Read more.
From Paratrooper to UA Graduate, Brackbill ‘Bleeds Crimson’
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — It was a perfectly good airplane. Nothing was mechanically wrong with it. And, yet, a young Robert Brackbill Read more.
UA to Hold Commencement Exercises May 5-7
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – The University of Alabama will hold its spring commencement exercises May 5-7 at Coleman Coliseum on the Read more.
UA Analysts: Record Confidence Continues among Business Leaders
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Business confidence continues to increase in the state of Alabama, according to a survey conducted by the Center Read more.
Teams Vie for $50k in Business Plan Competition at UA
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – The stakes have been raised in the annual Edward K. Aldag Jr. Business Plan Competition at The Read more.
UA Students Highlight Research, Creativity during Annual Conference March 22nd, 2017
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — More than 500 undergraduate students at The University of Alabama are highlighting their research and creative projects during Read more.
UA Announces 2017 Premier Awards
Dr. Katrina Ramonell Justin Magrath Charlotte Watters Chris Lancaster Faulkner Hereford Alexandra Davenport Dr. J. Norman Baldwin Caroline Morrison Lillian Read more.
Educational Studies’ Graduate Research Symposium Accepting Proposals
Tyler Williams could use the experience. In the Spring 2016 semester, with a little over a year left in his Read more.
UA Survey: Education, Training Top Economic Issues
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – Business executives in Alabama believe education and workforce training comprise the top issue facing the state. Executives are Read more.
UA Hosts Startup Weekend Tuscaloosa for Entrepreneurs
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — The fourth Startup Weekend Tuscaloosa, a program that encourages entrepreneurial thinking among University of Alabama students and the Read more.
UA Offers Demo Day for The Edge Business Incubator
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. —The Edge incubator, in partnership with the Alabama Entrepreneurship Institute at The University of Alabama’s Culverhouse College of Commerce, will host Read more.
UA Announces Winners of Leadership Diversity Competition
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Teams from Indiana University, Xavier University and Alabama State University took home the top honors in The University Read more.
Multiple Schools to Compete in Leadership Diversity Competition at UA
TUSCALOOSA, Ala.  — Students will soon have the opportunity to transfer what they learned in the classroom into solving real Read more.
UA’s Annual Economic Outlook Conference Set for Jan.12
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – Economists from The University of Alabama will detail their expectations for the state’s economy and workforce during Read more.
Educated Guesses: Predictions for 2017
For the 36th consecutive year, The University of Alabama’s Office of Media Relations offers predictions from faculty experts for the coming Read more.
Economic Forecast: Alabama Job Growth Continues, UA’s CBER Says
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Recent numbers indicate that Alabama job growth continues its slow but solid pace. The state added 24,500 Read more.
When ‘E’ Stands for Error
Overreliance on electronic communication leads to inaccurate financial statements, research shows By Edith Parten Photos by Jeff Hansen The Enron Read more.
UA to Hold its Winter Commencement Exercises
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — The University of Alabama will hold its winter commencement exercises Dec. 10 at Coleman Coliseum on the Read more.
UA’s MBA Graduates Show Increase in Starting Salaries, Placement Rates
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Graduates who completed MBAs from The University of Alabama in 2016 report starting salaries more than 8 percent Read more.
UA Economic Research Center Receives National Honor
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — The Center for Business and Economic Research at The University of Alabama Culverhouse College of Commerce received national attention this Read more.
UA Faculty Selected to Participate in SECU Program
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – Ten faculty members at The University of Alabama will take part in the 2016-17 Southeastern Conference Faculty Read more.
Insurance Companies Provide International Internship Opportunities for UA Students
USCALOOSA, Ala. — University of Alabama business students will soon have summer internship opportunities in Japan thanks to Japanese and Birmingham-based Read more.
Entrepreneurial Spirit
Nearly half a century ago, during the fall of Saigon, two teenagers boarded teetering escape boats, leaving family and country Read more.
Living on the Wild Side
Elephants represent a theme in the two worlds of Dr. A. J. “Lonnie” Strickland, Culverhouse professor of strategic management. This Read more.
Three Brothers Cheer Together for First Time at UA
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — In January 2015, The University of Alabama’s cheerleading team made history when it became the first division 1A Read more.
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