Culverhouse Newsroom

…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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
business analytics
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.
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.
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.