MBA Student Earns Second Place at Global Issue Competition
The inaugural Global Issue Challenge Competition was held recently as part of the Business School’s annual Global Business Forum. The competition, co-sponsored by the student organization Global Business Connect (GBC) and the McBride Center for International Business, challenged Baylor students to think and respond to a global business issue.
Baylor University to Offer Online MBA
Baylor University today announced that it will make its renowned MBA program available online beginning this May. Applications for the program are currently being accepted.
Baylor Business Students Earn Second Place at Investment Competition
Baylor students won second place at the 11th annual Texas Investment Portfolio Symposium (TIPS) on Saturday, Feb. 15.
Numerous Fortune 500 Companies Will Recruit at Baylor’s Marketing & Professional Sales Career Fair
WACO, Texas (March 24, 2014) – Ever wish you could just get your foot in the door at the most profitable companies in the nation? Luckily for Baylor students, companies will bring the door to them at the Marketing and Professional Sales Career Fair Wednesday, March 26, in Room 510 of Cashion Academic Center.
Career fair offers opportunity to network for jobs
Companies will gather Wednesday to sniff out eager students, new hires and potential interns. Baylor’s Professional Development Program will hold a Marketing and Professional Selling Career Fair at 4 p.m in Cashion Academic Center...
$1M Gift from Ed and Denise Crenshaw Establishes Student Commons in Foster Campus for Business and Innovation
Baylor University today announced a gift of $1 million from Ed and Denise Crenshaw of Lakeland, Fla., that will create the Ed and Denise Crenshaw Student Commons within the Paul L. Foster Campus for Business and Innovation.
Earl L. Grinols, Guest Columnist: INFORM Act Will Bring Long-Overdue Honesty to Debt Fight
Waco Tribune-Herald: Guest column by Earl L. Grinols, Ph.D., Distinguished Professor of Economics at Baylor's Hankamer School of Business and former senior economist for the President's Council of Economic Advisors, that advocates for the bipartisan INFORM Act as an "incalculable as a guide to sensible, pro-growth and inter-generationally fair fiscal policy."
Gift from Carlton Family Foundation Creates Dean's Board Room in the Foster Campus for Business and Innovation
Baylor University today announced a gift of $1 million from the Carlton Family Foundation, led by Bill and Pat Carlton of Little Rock, Ark., that will create the Carlton Family Foundation Dean's Board Room in the Paul L. Foster Campus for Business and Innovation.
Baylor's Hankamer School of Business Maintains Prestigious AACSB International Accreditation for Business and Accounting Programs
The Hankamer School of Business at Baylor University has maintained its business and accounting accreditation by AACSB International - The Association to advance Collegiate Schools of Business. Founded in 1916, AACSB International is the longest serving global accrediting body for business schools that offer undergraduate, master’s and doctoral degrees in business and accounting.
Hankamer School of Business Strategic Plan
Learn about the updated strategic plan for the Hankamer School of Business in this video.
Austin EMBA Program
What defines Baylor's Executive MBA program in Austin? Watch this video to learn more about this unique experience.
The Hankamer Experience: An Overview
Explore the key dimensions that comprise the experience at Baylor's Hankamer School of Business. Watch this video for an overview.
Baylor's Executive MBA Program Is Ranked Internationally by Financial Times
Baylor University's executive MBA program is ranked No. 98 in the world, according to the Financial Times' 2013 rankings. It also was ranked No. 44 for international course curriculum.
Who Are The Greatest American Entrepreneurs Ever?
Forbes: Ten years after the first survey of America's Greatest Entrepreneurs, Blaine McCormick, Ph.D., associate professor in Baylor's Hankamer School of Business, and two co-authors conducted the survey again, gauging the responses of 41 business experts from history, economics and management to rank the top 10 American entrepreneurs of all time.
Gift from Waco Entrepreneur Establishes McClinton Family Auditorium in Foster Campus for Business and Innovation
Baylor University today announced a gift of $1.5 million from Paul and Carol McClinton of Waco, Texas, that will name the McClinton Family Auditorium within the Paul L. Foster Campus for Business and Innovation, a major new facility to be constructed across from the new East Village Residential Community on Bagby Avenue between Third and Fourth Streets on the Baylor campus.
BU Announces $1.5 Million Donation to be Used for Business School
The Baylor Lariat: Paul and Carol McClinton of Waco have donated $1.5 million to be used for a 350-seat auditorium in Baylor's new Paul L. Foster Campus for Business and Innovation, which will be used for classes, meetings and lectures. The Foster Campus will house Baylor's Hankamer School of Business.
The Impact of Social Networking Sites in the Workplace (BBR)
By allowing employees to participate in a work-sponsored internal social networking site (SNS), a company can improve morale and reduce turnover, according to a case study coauthored by Hope Koch, associate professor of Information Systems; Dorothy Leidner, the Ferguson Professor of Information Systems and director of the PhD Program in Information Systems; and Ester Gonzalez, a graduate of Baylor's PhD Program in Information Systems who now teaches at California State University, Fullerton.
Baylor Angel Network Continues to Gain Momentum
The Baylor Angel Network enters its fifth year of operations with 40 angels and 149 investments.
Baylor's Accelerated Ventures Program Honored by Southwestern Business Deans' Association
The Southwestern Business Deans' Association has named Baylor University's Hankamer School of Business the 2013 Bobby G. Bizzell Innovative Achievement Award winner for its Accelerated Ventures Program.
Baylor Regents Approve Design Development for New School of Business Building, New PhD in Health Services Research
Among other business at their spring meeting, the Baylor University Board of Regents voted to move forward in developing the design for the proposed new School of Business building. In addition, they approved a new PhD program in health services research.
Paul L. Foster Makes Historic $35 Million Gift to Baylor University for New Business School Building, Baylor Stadium
Baylor University announced today that the University has received a $35 million gift from Paul L. Foster, BBA '79, of El Paso, which represents the largest gift from a living alumnus in Baylor's history. Foster's gift will support the University's $100 million campaign to construct a new 275,000-square foot facility - to be named the Paul L. Foster Campus for Business and Innovation - which will house Baylor's Hankamer School of Business. His gift also will support Baylor Stadium - the University's football stadium currently under construction on campus - at the Founders level.
Hagins Named Director of Development for Baylor University's Hankamer School of Business
Trey Hagins has been appointed as director of Development for Baylor University's Hankamer School of Business. In his new role, Hagins will cultivate and steward relationships with constituents to acquire major gifts in support of the business school.
Baylor-Born Business Wins First Place in Entrepreneur Competition
WACO, Texas (March 12, 2013)--A total of $50,000 was awarded to 12 finalists in the second annual New Venture Business Plan Competition held recently at Baylor University's Hankamer School of Business. Over 60 teams from across the country submitted their business plans including teams from Harvard, MIT and many Texas universities.
GMAC Survey Finds that MBA Compensation is on the Rise
MBA Programs: Kenneth Buckley, director of career management at Baylor's Hankamer School of Business, adds commentary to this article about the positive effect of a strengthening economy on MBA compensation packages.
Top-ranked programs helping Baylor prepare tomorrow's healthcare industry leaders
Baylor MBA candidate Hilary Griffin placed second in the 2013 Richard J. Stull Student Essay Competition in Healthcare Management, sponsored by the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE). Her essay outlines a possible solution to obstacles that hinder more than 11 million children with chronic conditions from getting the medical care they need.
Portfolio Management Students Take Home Second Place from TIPS Competition
On Saturday, February 16, Baylor won second place in the 10th annual Texas Investment Portfolio Symposium (TIPS) at Rice University. Five universities made it to the final round of the Portfolio Manager's Competition, including Oklahoma University, Southern Methodist University, Rice University and the University of North Texas.
Baylor M.B.A. Candidate Receives Award for Essay on Transition Medicine
WACO, Texas (March 12, 2013) - The American College of Healthcare Executives has named Hilary E. Griffin, a Baylor graduate student, as the second place winner in its annual Richard J. Stull Student Essay Competition in Healthcare Management. Griffin will receive an award and recognition for her essay at the Congress on Healthcare Leadership held March 13 in Chicago, Ill.
Baylor Regents Approve Public Fundraising for New Business School Building
WACO, Texas (Feb. 8, 2013) - At its February meeting, the Baylor University Board of Regents approved public fundraising for a new 275,000-square-foot business school building that will expand the school's size and reach by nearly 40 percent.
Baylor Students Earn Prize at 2013 Illinois MBA Strategy Case Competition
WACO, Texas (March 4, 2013) - A team of MBA students from Baylor University's Hankamer School of Business ranked No. 2 at the 2013 Illinois MBA Strategy Case Competition, hosted by the University of Illinois, Feb. 7 to Feb. 9.