Walton College held its first career fair in Dallas on Monday, March 16. More than 100 students and about 30 companies turned out for the one-day fair. Walton’s George W. Edwards, Jr. Career Center hopes to repeat the Dallas fair in fall 2015. Continue reading Walton Holds Career Fair in Dallas
The Supply Chain Management Research Center at the Sam M. Walton College of Business at the University of Arkansas hosted its 11th annual International Graduate Supply Chain Case Competition on March 5-7 at the John Q. Hammonds Center in Rogers. Continue reading Teams Compete in International Supply Chain Case Competition
Fog settled in this morning around Walton College and the U of A.
If the university is closed this evening, the scheduled talk by Kathleen McGarry will not take place. If the university is open this evening, her talk will take place at 6 p.m. BUT WILL TAKE PLACE IN HILLSIDE 202 rather than the Reynolds Auditorium. Continue reading Location of Professor McGarry’s Talk Changed
Walton conducted its Spring 2015 Business Career Fair on March 3. The spring fair was held in the concourse area of Bud Walton Arena for the first time with a variety of businesses and industries meeting with job-seeking University of Arkansas students.
Photos by Ryan Versey
Teams from Arkansas, Mississippi, Oklahoma and Texas made up of undergraduate students from underrepresented groups competed Feb. 28 in the Alley Scholars Shark Tank Business Plan Challenge. The competition was part of the fourth annual Alley Scholars Summit hosted at the university by the Walton College, the J. William Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences and the College of Engineering.
Kathleen McGarry, a Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar for 2014-2015, will visit the University of Arkansas next spring. Phi Beta Kappa’s Visiting Scholar Program provides students and faculty the opportunity to engage with top academics from other institutions.
McGarry, a faculty member at UCLA and a research associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research, will be at the Sam M. Walton College of Business on March 5-6, 2015. She will be part of the economics department’s seminar series, meet with students, and visit classes while on campus. McGarry’s visit also will feature a public lecture.
Join the University of Arkansas Center for Ethics in Journalism and UA Honors College for a fast-paced, thought-provoking discussion of contemporary ethics in law, business, medicine, education and journalism. It will be 2-3:15 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014, at Room 130, Ozark Hall.
- Howard W. Brill, School of Law
- Cathy Hale, Eleanor Mann School of Nursing
- Rebecca S. Miles, Sam M. Walton College of Business
- Michael J. Wavering, College of Education and Health Professions
Renee Clay, assistant director of the George W. Edwards, Jr. Career Center, has been named employee of the first quarter by the Sam M. Walton College of Business.