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Four High School Teachers Awarded Outstanding High School Business Educator Award

Mon, 17 May 2010 15:02:36 PDT

Four exceptional high school teachers from Oregon City, Bend, Klamath Falls and Vancouver, Wash. are this year's recipients of the Outstanding High School Business Educator Award, presented by Oregon State University's College of Business and Portland Tribune and Community Newspapers.



First CEO Summit to be Held May 6 in Portland

Mon, 19 Apr 2010 09:35:42 PDT

The first Oregon CEO Summit, which will include business leaders discussing success and leadership in difficult economic times, will be held from noon to 4 p.m. Thursday, May 6, at the Governor Hotel in Portland.



Important 2009 Federal, State Tax Tips for Oregonians from OSU Experts

Thu, 18 Mar 2010 17:08:18 PDT

If you haven't already filed your taxes - and let's face it, a lot of us wait until the last minute - there are changes this year to the state and federal tax codes that Oregon State University experts say Oregonians should know about.



National Survey of Colleges Reveals Importance of Branding, Creating Community

Thu, 18 Mar 2010 17:07:24 PDT

A national survey of large and small colleges and universities aimed at identifying brand connection and affinity among alumni shows that while size may matter, large public universities can compete on the same playing field as a small, private college.



Intense War News Reduces Ability to Remember Ads

Thu, 18 Mar 2010 17:06:57 PDT

A new study shows that the more graphic and intense war news is, the less likely that viewers - regardless of political beliefs - will remember the advertising that follows the news.



Entrepreneurship, Innovation Honored at Awards Ceremony

Thu, 18 Feb 2010 21:10:48 PST

A lifelong commitment to entrepreneurship and innovation in business was recently recognized at Oregon State University's Austin Entrepreneurship Program's annual award ceremony.



Business Students Raise Funds for Haiti, Learn Value of 'Blitz Project'

Thu, 18 Feb 2010 21:09:50 PST

Oregon State University students in a project management course raised nearly $4,000 for earthquake victims in Haiti.



Important 2009 Federal, State Tax Tips for Oregonians from OSU Experts

Thu, 18 Feb 2010 21:08:00 PST

If you haven't already filed your taxes - and let's face it, a lot of us wait until the last minute - there are changes this year to the state and federal tax codes that Oregon State University experts say Oregonians should know about.



$1 Million Gift to OSU Pushes Campaign Past $550 Million

Sun, 17 Jan 2010 13:19:29 PST

A $1 million gift to support an international exchange program in Oregon State University's College of Business has brought the university's first comprehensive fundraising campaign past the $550 million milestone on its way to its $625 million goal.



Young Entrepreneur and OSU Grad Offers Tips to Success

Sun, 17 Jan 2010 13:18:50 PST

An Oregon State University graduate who has already started two successful start-up companies since he graduated in 2006 will speak about his entrepreneurial vision in a presentation at OSU on Thursday, Jan. 28, from noon to 1:20 p.m.



The Innovators

Sat, 19 Dec 2009 00:00:00 PST

Fledgling companies depend on research, the right personnel and access to capital. Since 2004, at least 22 startup and spinoff companies have leveraged OSU research. At every stage, it comes down to risk. (image)



2009 Excellence in Family Business Award Winners Announced

Wed, 18 Nov 2009 12:27:44 PST

Six Oregon companies and three individuals will receive recognition from the oldest family business awards program in the nation - Oregon State University's Austin Family Business Program's Excellence in Family Business Awards.



OSU MBA Program Ranked Among World's Top 100 by Aspen Institute

Wed, 18 Nov 2009 12:26:54 PST

Oregon State University's Master of Business Administration program is once again among the top 100 in the world, according to the Aspen Institute's 2009-10 edition of Beyond Grey Pinstripes, a biennial survey that ranks business schools based on proven integration of social, environmental and ethical issues into the curriculum.



OSU Faculty Member Publishes First Paperback Textbook in the Field of Finance

Sun, 18 Oct 2009 23:06:56 PDT

An Oregon State University professor has written what publishers say is the first paperback textbook in the field of finance. Raymond Brooks' new book, "Financial Management: Core Concepts," is a practical guide to introductory finance with new tools to optimize student learning.



CEO of Experian Speaks at OSU

Sun, 18 Oct 2009 23:06:14 PDT

Don Robert, chief executive officer of Experian, discussed the information services industry and the elements of a successful business model in a free public lecture at Oregon State University on Oct. 19.



Researcher Helps Decode Complexity in Law Enforcement Data

Sun, 18 Oct 2009 23:05:12 PDT

Crime statistics appear frequently on popular television dramas, where a swarm of detectives, crime scene investigators, and prosecutors work on one case involving a single key suspect and his MO. But for Byron Marshall, an assistant professor in information management at OSU, the science of crime is more complex than TV dramas might lead you to believe.



New Traffic Management System in Oregon Now Online

Sat, 19 Sep 2009 10:28:37 PDT

A new statewide emergency traffic management system designed by The Business Solutions Group at Oregon State University has gone online and is being used by the Oregon Department of Transportation.



OSU Students Take First Place Nationally for Hunger in the Homeland Tour

Sat, 19 Sep 2009 10:28:07 PDT

Oregon State University's Students in Free Enterprise group has taken first place in the national Let's Can Hunger: Hunger Awareness Competition. (image)



New Traffic Management System in Oregon Now Online

Sat, 15 Aug 2009 15:58:18 PDT

A new statewide emergency traffic management system designed by The Business Solutions Group at Oregon State University has gone online and is being used by the Oregon Department of Transportation.



Jumping into a New Culture

Thu, 16 Jul 2009 00:00:00 PDT

Finance major and intern Paul Heim will be blogging about living and working in London.(image)



Study: State Policies Contributing to Decline in Corporate Income Tax Collections

Wed, 17 Jun 2009 10:02:52 PDT

A new study using publicly available tax data shows that the documented decline in state corporate income tax collections over the past 20 years may be in part due to states' efforts to try and make their policies more "business friendly."



Four Teachers Receive 2009 Outstanding High School Business Educator Award

Mon, 18 May 2009 09:43:49 PDT

Exceeding expectations is a common trait found among the four recipients of the second annual Outstanding High School Business Educator Awards. The honors are presented annually to recognize outstanding Oregon and southwest Washington high school business educators.



2009 Alumni & Business Partner Award Winners Announced

Mon, 18 May 2009 09:43:19 PDT

Leading Oregon State University alumni and industry professionals took center stage during the 2009 Alumni and Business Partner Awards dinner, hosted by the College of Business in Portland May 7. The Pamplin Media Group was the event's premier sponsor.



OSU Seeks Nominations for 2009 Excellence in Family Business Awards

Wed, 15 Apr 2009 20:39:08 PDT

Nominations are being accepted for the 2009 Excellence in Family Business Awards, presented by Oregon State University's Austin Family Business Program. The awards program, first presented in 1988, is both the first and longest-running family business recognition series in the nation.



Applications Sought for 2009 High School Business Educator Awards

Wed, 11 Mar 2009 11:18:11 PDT

Nominations are being accepted for the 2009 Outstanding High School Business Educator Awards, presented by the Portland Tribune and the Oregon State University College of Business.



OSU Business Students Take Second in Accounting Competition

Thu, 12 Feb 2009 10:00:19 PST

A team of four accounting students from Oregon State University's College of Business took second prize in the recent 2009 Berntson Porter/University of Washington Master of Professional Accounting Tax Competition in Seattle.



OSU Students Teach Financial Literacy at Local High School

Thu, 12 Feb 2009 09:59:50 PST

Students in the Oregon State University chapter of Students in Free Enterprise (SIFE) are partnering with the Corvallis school district to teach financial literacy courses to high school students at Harding Center, an alternative education facility.



Speaker Gives Tips on "Building a Green Business"

Wed, 14 Jan 2009 14:38:53 PST

Martin Tobias, a serial entrepreneur and venture capitalist in technology and clean energy solutions, will speak at a free public lecture titled "Building a Green Business: Lessons and Opportunities" hosted by the Oregon State University College of Business Austin Entrepreneurship Program at 12 noon, Jan. 29, at the Construction and Engineering Auditorium in LaSells Stewart Center.



A Sustainable Auto Industry

Fri, 12 Dec 2008 00:00:00 PST

OSU professor of operations and supply chain management Dayna Simpson appeared recently on OPB's "Think Out Loud" to talk about the sustainability of electric cars. (image)



OSU Student Awarded Stanford REE Fellowship

Fri, 14 Nov 2008 09:57:38 PST

Oregon State University Honors College student Dann Cutter was awarded the Roundtable on Entrepreneurship Education Fellowship at Stanford University for fall 2008.



OSU's Austin Family Business Program Honors Top Family Businesses

Fri, 14 Nov 2008 09:56:09 PST

Reser's Fine Foods of Beaverton, Nosler of Bend and Solar Summit of Philomath are among the Oregon companies that will receive the 2008 Excellence in Family Business Awards at a ceremony to be held Nov. 20 at the Oregon Zoo in Portland. The awards are presented by Oregon State University's Austin Family Business Program.



OSU Student Awarded Stanford REE Fellowship

Thu, 16 Oct 2008 00:00:00 PDT

Oregon State University Honors College student Dann Cutter was awarded the Roundtable on Entrepreneurship Education Fellowship at Stanford University for fall 2008.



Enriching the Future

Thu, 18 Sep 2008 16:55:19 PDT

(image) When Sandy Neubaum became the associate director of OSU's Austin Entrepreneurship Program, she knew that to accomplish her goals, she would need a core of experienced students to mentor the incoming freshmen. Jenny Villalobos was one of the first students Neubaum chose.



Promoting 'Family' Brand Linked to Companies' Financial Success

Tue, 16 Sep 2008 00:00:00 PDT

(image) A new study by Oregon State University researchers shows that promoting the fact that the business is a "family" business positively influences customer purchasing decisions.



OSU Day at Oregon State Fair Features Solar Cards, Photo Contest & More

Wed, 13 Aug 2008 14:25:40 PDT

Oregon State University will host a full day of activities as part of OSU Day at the Oregon State Fair on Sunday, Aug. 24. Special gate prices will be offered for students, faculty/staff and alumni of OSU.



Alumni Couple Pledge $1.4 Million to Oregon State University

Wed, 13 Aug 2008 14:24:20 PDT

Jim Youde and Judith Atwood Youde, founders of Northwest Economic Associates, Inc., a natural resource and economic consulting firm based in Vancouver, Wash., have committed $1.4 million to support Oregon State University's first capital campaign.



Online Courses Enrich Professionals and Students

Wed, 13 Aug 2008 14:22:21 PDT

Ecampus and the OSU College of Business have launched a new online minor in Business and Entrepreneurship that offers a comprehensive series of courses to provide flexible learning options for both undergraduates and working professionals.



A Century of Leaders

Tue, 15 Jul 2008 09:48:15 PDT

To commemorate the OSU College of Business' first 100 years, we collected and published the professional histories of 100 of our notable alumni.



Design of Wine Bottles Makes Significant Difference in Perception, Taste

Wed, 18 Jun 2008 14:49:24 PDT

(image) Whether you want a wine to convey sophistication, ruggedness or even how much it costs, it has a lot to do with the way that wine is packaged and designed, according to Keven Malkewitz, assistant professor of marketing at Oregon State University.



Study: Business Students Not Less Ethical than Other Students

Wed, 11 Jun 2008 15:02:05 PDT

A new study by Oregon State University researchers finds that business school students do not differ from other students in terms of personal moral philosophies - a finding that contradicts some widely held assumptions about business students and business education.



UDR CEO Honors Former Professor with $1 Million Gift

Wed, 11 Jun 2008 15:01:27 PDT

(image) Thomas W. Toomey of Evergreen, Colo., has committed $1 million to Oregon State University to establish an endowed professorship and expand an endowed scholarship in honor of his former accounting professor, the late Mary Ellen Phillips.



OSU-Cascades Researcher Receives Fulbright to Study Impact of Science on Policies

Wed, 14 May 2008 14:16:40 PDT

(image) Oregon State University-Cascades Campus researcher Julie Elston will travel to Europe as part of a Fulbright fellowship in June.



Director Named for Austin Family Business Program

Wed, 14 May 2008 14:12:24 PDT

(image) Robin Klemm has been named the director of Oregon State University's Austin Family Business Program.



2008 Outstanding High School Business Educator Awards

Wed, 14 May 2008 09:26:56 PDT

The Portland Tribune and Community Newspapers and the OSU College of Business have collaborated to create an award that will be presented annually to recognize outstanding Oregon and southwest Washington high school business educators.



Applications Sought for 2008 Excellence in Family Business Awards

Mon, 07 Apr 2008 14:27:54 PDT

Nominations are now open for the 2008 Excellence in Family Business Awards, presented by Oregon State University's Austin Family Business Program.



OSU Accounting and Management Information Systems Receive Prestigious Certification

Mon, 07 Apr 2008 14:26:42 PDT

The Information Systems Audit and Control Association has certified Oregon State University's Accounting and Management Information Systems curriculum, making the program one of only five higher learning institutions in the country and one of only 12 in the world to offer this certification.



Applications Sought for 2008 Excellence in Family Business Awards

Wed, 12 Mar 2008 12:44:04 PDT

Nominations are now open for the 2008 Excellence in Family Business Awards, presented by Oregon State University's Austin Family Business Program.



OSU Business Students Win Tax Competition

Wed, 13 Feb 2008 10:16:32 PST

A team of four accounting students from Oregon State University's College of Business won first prize in the 2008 Berntson Porter/University of Washington Master of Professional Accounting Tax Competition in Seattle.



Nike General Manager to Speak on Sustainability

Wed, 13 Feb 2008 10:13:19 PST

Lorrie Vogel, the general manager of Nike's Considered Design, will share why Nike chose to go green in a free public lecture at Oregon State University on Tuesday, Feb. 26. The event is sponsored by OSU's College of Business as part of the Sustainability Lecture Series. It will be held on campus at the CH2M Hill Alumni Center in Ballroom 110C from noon to 1:30 p.m.



Xerox President to Speak at OSU

Fri, 07 Dec 2007 14:31:05 PST

Ursula M. Burns, the president of Xerox Corporation, will share her views on the challenges and opportunities facing leaders in corporate America in a free public lecture at Oregon State University on Thursday, Jan. 10. The event is sponsored by OSU's College of Business as part of the Dean's Distinguished Lecture Series.



Research Reveals Link Between Life Satisfaction and Self-Employment

Fri, 07 Dec 2007 07:39:30 PST

If your New Year's resolution calls for a more fulfilling career, new research from Oregon State University suggests going into business for yourself might be the answer. "Self-employed workers achieve much higher levels of satisfaction than their waged counterparts," said Clay Dibrell, an associate professor in OSU’s College of Business.



OSU's Austin Family Business Program Honors Four Oregon Companies

Thu, 15 Nov 2007 09:33:01 PST

Four Oregon companies received the 2007 Excellence in Family Business Awards, presented by Oregon State University's Austin Family Business Program, at a ceremony held Nov. 15 at the Oregon Zoo in Portland.



College of Business Gets ODOT Grant to Create 'Intelligent' Traffic System

Wed, 14 Nov 2007 15:21:12 PST

The Business Solutions Group at Oregon State University has signed an agreement with the Oregon Department of Transportation to help create the first step toward an "intelligent" statewide emergency traffic management system that coordinates and manages resources and communication.



Thrasher and Morse Recognized as Statesmen of the Year

Tue, 16 Oct 2007 15:52:44 PDT

Two OSU College of Business alumni were recognized by the Oregon Business Association as Statesmen of the Year at its seventh annual Statesman Dinner on Oct. 9 at the Oregon Convention Center. State Senator Frank Morse (COB MBA '70) of Albany and Ken Thrasher (COB BA '71), CEO of Portland-based company Compli, are being honored for their leadership and commitment to improving Oregon.



OSU MBA Program Ranked Among Top 100 by Aspen Institute

Wed, 10 Oct 2007 15:49:19 PDT

Oregon State University's Master of Business Administration program is among the top 100 in the world, according to the Aspen Institute's 2007-2008 edition of "Beyond Grey Pinstripes," which ranks business schools based on proven integration of social and environmental issues into the curriculum.



New interim director named for Austin Family Business Program

Wed, 19 Sep 2007 10:18:39 PDT

Robin Klemm, who has worked as an economic and business strategy consultant and run a successful family business, is the new interim director of OSU's Austin Family Business Program.



Business alumna gives art collection and scholarship Funds

Wed, 19 Sep 2007 10:17:40 PDT

Jackie Swint donated her art collection to the College of Business, along with financial support to help students pay for their education.



Weatherford Hall granted LEED certification

Thu, 16 Aug 2007 08:29:23 PDT

Weatherford Hall, home of OSU's Austin Entrepreneurship Program, has become certified as a "green" building by the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design program, or LEED. The 1928 building is the first residential building on the campus to receive this designation.



Unique cultural exchange

Thu, 16 Aug 2007 08:28:07 PDT

Several OSU College of Business international exchange students recently took some time to volunteer at an elementary school in Stuppach/Bad Mergentheim, Germany.



New research outlines critical steps for family businesses

Thu, 19 Jul 2007 09:49:57 PDT

A comprehensive national survey of family business leaders conducted by Oregon State University researchers has found that fewer than 30 percent of owners have succession plans - and nearly half are operating without a written strategic plan.



Business faculty and staff honored

Thu, 14 Jun 2007 13:26:47 PDT

The OSU College of Business honored twelve outstanding individuals at the annual faculty and staff awards dinner Friday, June 8, in the Valley End Zone at Reser Stadium.



Researcher finds long-term ownership key to corporate responsibility

Thu, 14 Jun 2007 13:24:45 PDT

Ownership in publicly held businesses by long-term institutional owners, such as pensions, generally exhibits higher levels of corporate social responsibility, according to a new study by an OSU researcher.



Alumni, business partner award winners announced

Wed, 16 May 2007 14:36:43 PDT

Some of Oregon's most notable business leaders received honors recently as the OSU College of Business presented its annual alumni and business partner awards.



Portland conference brings business, education, government leaders together

Tue, 17 Apr 2007 13:32:04 PDT

The leader of a multi-million dollar investment company and the director of development for DreamWorks Animation are among the key speakers at a conference hosted by OSU's Austin Entrepreneurship Program.



College hires new director for Austin Entrepreneurship Program

Tue, 17 Apr 2007 13:30:21 PDT

Christopher Klemm, who most recently served as the executive director of the Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship at the University of Washington, is the new director of Oregon State University's Austin Entrepreneurship Program.



New degree approved for College of Business

Tue, 17 Apr 2007 13:29:23 PDT

A new degree in accounting has been approved for the College of Business at Oregon State University.



Environment, economics linked

Fri, 16 Mar 2007 11:34:23 PDT

Companies implement practices to save energy and materials.



Green companies set an example

Fri, 16 Mar 2007 11:33:19 PDT

When OSU College of Business faculty talk to their students about sustainable business practices, they often refer to it as the triple bottom line: the simultaneous consideration of business financial performance and the impact of the business on the environment and employee well-being.



2007 alumni and business partner awards

Fri, 16 Mar 2007 11:32:18 PDT

The College of Business alumni and business partners awards were established in 2003 to recognize professional achievements and services to the college by alumni and business partners. The 2007 awards celebration will be held in Portland May 3.



Toward 2020: Addressing tomorrow's problems today

Fri, 16 Mar 2007 11:30:49 PDT

At the upcoming Austin Entrepreneurship Program annual conference, scheduled for May 3, keynote speakers and panelists will address the role of creativity and innovation from several perspectives: private industry, government, and education.



Know thy customer

Thu, 15 Feb 2007 10:44:50 PST

From the executive suite to the equestrian stable, OSU student researchers are helping Northwest businesses better serve their customers.



CEO of Time Warner to speak at OSU

Fri, 19 Jan 2007 13:53:04 PST

Richard Parsons, the chairman and chief executive officer of Time Warner, will give a free public lecture at OSU on Thursday, Feb. 8, at 7 p.m. at LaSells Stewart Center. The event is sponsored by the College of Business as part of the Dean's Distinguished Lecture Series.



OSU launches executive education program in collaboration, innovation and change

Thu, 18 Jan 2007 10:49:00 PST

In today's business environment, innovation and change are synonymous with success. Yet, collaboration, a powerful source for sparking innovation and creating valuable change, is often underestimated. To address this, the College of Business has launched a comprehensive two-day executive education program, Collaboration for Innovation and Change, for managers and executives to master collaboration skills.



OSU accounting students excel in CPA exam for second year in a row

Fri, 15 Dec 2006 10:34:09 PST

Compared to the national rate of 29 percent, recently published results show that 44 percent of OSU students passed the Certified Public Accounting exam. In addition, OSU ranked fifth in the nation in one of the four parts of the exam for first-time candidates without advanced degrees.



Thrasher's advice to students

Fri, 17 Nov 2006 11:59:48 PST

Kenneth Thrasher graduated from OSU in 1971 with a degree in business administration. His work ethic and leadership sped him through the ranks of upper management at Fred Meyer, culminating with his appointment as the company's CEO. During his time there, he was regularly recognized for his leadership within the organization, as well as the community.



Program to honor top family businesses

Thu, 19 Oct 2006 11:43:03 PDT

The Excellence in Family Business Awards will be presented Thursday, Nov. 16, by OSU's Austin Family Business Program at an awards dinner in Portland.



Nike's president Denson returns to Corvallis roots

Thu, 14 Sep 2006 14:09:12 PDT

Charlie Denson, president of Nike, returned to his hometown to talk to students who nearly filled Gilfillan Auditorium on campus.



Newcomb wins university award, community thanks

Tue, 15 Aug 2006 15:33:48 PDT

When Bernard "Bernie" Newcomb, '65, co-founder of E*Trade and a prominent donor to the College of Business, received the OSU Distinguished Service Award at this year's commencement, he was recognized for achieving extraordinary success in his career and for being an excellent role model for 2006 graduates.



Legwinski gets job he was looking for

Tue, 15 Aug 2006 15:31:55 PDT

The entrepreneurial focus and spirit of OSU brought Trevor Legwinski into the university's MBA program and led him to the job that fit perfectly into his career plans.



Austin Family Business Program: 20 years and still innovating

Wed, 19 Jul 2006 12:55:28 PDT

Twenty years ago, then College of Business dean Lynn Spruill and professor Pat Frishkoff, with the support of Ken and Joan Austin, started the Austin Family Business Program. They saw the program's mission as helping family business owners manage day-to-day operations while planning for growth and succession. Today, while the mission has not changed, the channels through which the program delivers services have expanded under the leadership of professor Mark Green.



Entrepreneurship program holds first "Signature Event"

Tue, 18 Jul 2006 08:52:43 PDT

The first annual "Signature Event" of the Austin Entrepreneurship Program had an ambitious scope: commercializing technology innovations in a global context.



College of Business faculty honored

Mon, 19 Jun 2006 13:09:35 PDT

Eight College of Business faculty were honored at the annual College of Business awards dinner held June 1 in the OSU CH2M Hill Alumni Center.



College of Business honors alumni and business partners

Mon, 19 Jun 2006 13:08:25 PDT

Some of Oregon's most noted names in business took center stage as the College of Business presented its annual Alumni and Business Partner Awards in Portland.



Dean honored for business leadership

Wed, 17 May 2006 13:56:09 PDT

Ilene Kleinsorge, dean of the College of Business, has been honored by the Portland Business Journal with an Orchid Award.



Business students compete in financial planning contest

Wed, 17 May 2006 13:54:17 PDT

News reports remind us that we are a nation of debtors, not savers, and that far too few of us have socked away enough cash to ensure an easy retirement. But as students at the OSU College of Business showed recently in the annual Lifetime Financial Planning Contest, more than a few have what it takes to make the golden years as good as gold.



Lectures Series Stresses Impact of Technology on Business

Wed, 12 Apr 2006 09:55:03 PDT

The College of Business is hosting the fifth-annual Emerging Topics in Business series titled "The Virtual World of Tomorrow" focusing on the impact that information technology has on our daily lives. Free and open to the public, the lectures are on Monday nights from 6 p.m. to 7:20 p.m. in Dearborn Hall Room 118 through May 22.



Family business conference slated for May 9-10

Tue, 14 Mar 2006 15:55:21 PST

Bring the family for one-and-a-half days packed with intensive learning sessions, one-on-one meetings with family business experts, and interactive panel discussions that will increase the power and effectiveness of your family business. The conference will be at the CH2M HILL Alumni Center on campus. Register now.



OSU study among nation's top 10 marketing papers

Tue, 14 Mar 2006 15:46:46 PST

There is a reason Starbucks patrons and Apple computer users are so loyal to their brands, and that reason is the subject of research by two OSU College of Business professors. Their study has been named one of the 10 most-cited scholarly works in the study of marketing.



$1.5 million gift benefits OSU College of Business

Tue, 14 Mar 2006 15:43:04 PST

A $1.5 million gift from the estate of William R. and Sara Hart Kimball to the OSU Foundation will expand support for the College of Business, nearly doubling an endowment supporting the dean's position.



Nominations open for family business awards

Fri, 10 Feb 2006 15:14:33 PST

To honor the innovation and hard work of family-owned businesses, OSU's College of Business Austin Family Business Program has opened nominations for the 2006 Excellence in Family Business Awards. Any family business is eligible regardless of size or longevity. Deadline for nominations is April 1, 2006. Completed applications are due by May 1.



OSU club invests time today for the future

Tue, 17 Jan 2006 15:01:33 PST

Byron Williams is used to doling out investment advice. The 24-year-old senior at Oregon State University starts each day by reading the Wall Street Journal, while Morningstar and MSNBC news tickers stream across his computer screen.



Family business program offers real estate workshop

Tue, 17 Jan 2006 14:31:45 PST

The College of Business Austin Family Business Program is hosting a full-day workshop on the "Challenges & Opportunities in Managing Family-Owned Real Estate" on Wednesday, Feb. 1, at the downtown Portland Hilton.



AEP wins funding for course and program development

Tue, 17 Jan 2006 14:29:25 PST

The National Collegiate Investors and Innovators Alliance (NCIIA) has awarded the Austin Entrepreneurship Program $32,000 for course and program development.



Reitsma receives funding for online engineering teaching resources

Tue, 17 Jan 2006 14:27:38 PST

A national team of university faculty including a professor from the Oregon State University College of Business has won a $3-million National Science Foundation grant to further develop a pioneering online instructional resource that fosters engineering education.



Business Solutions Group makes outsourcing educational

Wed, 14 Dec 2005 12:34:01 PST

While outsourcing is often perceived as sending business overseas, another kind is staying closer to home--outsourcing to universities. Business Solutions Group (BSG) at the College of Business is a recipient of this outsourcing and, in the last fiscal year, earned revenues totaling $830,000.



Three student businesses win business concept dollars

Wed, 14 Dec 2005 08:27:46 PST

Three Austin Entrepreneurship Program business concept proposals have competed for and received seed funding from the Portland OSU Business Roundtable.



Top family businesses recognized

Wed, 14 Dec 2005 08:25:23 PST

Four Oregon companies have received the 2005 Excellence in Family Business Awards presented by the College of Business Austin Family Business Program.