Here’s a reminder from Jeff Amerine:
Apply to be an Arkansas Fellow
The Arkansas Fellowship (www.arkansasfellowship.org) is designed to keep and attract top talent. Funded by Fifty for the Future, the Northwest Arkansas Council, and Winrock International and modeled after a successful program in Indiana called the Orr Fellowship (www.orrfellowship.org), the Arkansas Fellowship identifies and recruits the most promising graduates at Arkansas colleges and universities and keeps them in the state through networking, mentorship, and career enrichment activities.
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Walton College and Women Impacting Supply Excellence are hosting the Leaning In: Diversity in Business Leadership Conference on Oct. 9 to educate Walton students on the opportunities for leadership roles that exist in business.
The conference will be held from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. in the auditorium of the Donald W. Reynolds Center for Enterprise Development on the University of Arkansas campus.
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Walton’s 2014 Business Career Fair was its largest ever, with more than 140 companies talking with students from all business disciplines and with students from across the University.
See photos from the event here and here.
By Marty Murad
The Center for World Class Universities at Shanghai Jiao Tong University recently recognized the Department of Economics at the Sam M. Walton College of Business in their ranking of 200 economics departments worldwide. The department fell into the 76-100 group among AACSB International-accredited schools, ranking in the group with the two highest ranked SEC economics departments, the University of Florida and the University of Georgia.
Bill Curington, chair of the Walton College economics department, said the global nature of the ranking is significant. “It means that our efforts to improve the reputation of the department are starting to pay off. That’s important because it opens doors for our students,” Curington said. “If our faculty and our department are well respected internationally, our students are recognized internationally.”
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Thea Winston, a freshman from Forrest City, has been selected as the 2014 Boyer Fellow in the Sam M. Walton College of Business at the University of Arkansas, the latest student to be aided by the fellowship that was established in 1999.
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