Gift from Steve and Penny Carlile Creates Plaza on the Foster Campus for Business and Innovation
Baylor University today announced a gift of $1 million from Steve and Penny Carlile of Marshall, Texas, that will create the Steve and Penny Carlile Plaza on the Paul L. Foster Campus for Business and Innovation, a major facility project whose construction was formally approved by Baylor's Board of Regents on Oct. 18.
Gift from Meyer Family Foundation Establishes Conference Center in Foster Campus for Business and Innovation
Baylor University today announced a gift of $2.5 million from the Paul and Jane Meyer Family Foundation, based in Waco, Texas, that will establish the Paul and Jane Meyer Conference Center within the Paul L. Foster Campus for Business and Innovation, a major facility project formally approved by Baylor's Board of Regents on Oct. 18.
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.
Technology with a Social Cause (BBR)
In many ways, the list of farm equipment at The Home Grown Farm is much what you would expect: shovels, gloves, hoses, a tractor. But the one piece of equipment that Toby Tull uses most on the family farm is a bit less typical: a computer.
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.
Best Paper Published in 2012 Awarded to MIS Faculty
The collaborative efforts of Dr. Hope Koch, Dr. Dorothy Leidner, and Dr. Ester Gonzalez on the paper 'Bridging the work/social divide: the emotional response to organizational social networking sites' won the OR Society's Stafford Beer medal for best paper published in the European Journal of Information Systems (EJIS) in 2012.
Baylor Regents Greenlight Construction of New Business School
Waco Tribune-Herald: Baylor regents voted on Friday to begin construction on a $99 million, 275,000-square-foot facility for the Hankamer School of Business, which will be named the Paul L. Foster Campus for Business and Innovation.
Baylor Regents Approve Construction of New Business School Campus
At its annual Homecoming meeting today, the Baylor University Board of Regents approved construction of the new $99 million Paul L. Foster Campus for Business and Innovation that will house the University's nationally ranked Hankamer School of Business. Baylor plans to break ground on the 275,000-square-foot facility in December.
BU Regents OK New Business School Campus
KWTX: Baylor University Regents have approved construction of the $99 million Paul L. Foster Campus for Business and Innovation, which will house the Hankamer School of Business. Ground should be broken in December for the 275,000-square-foot facility.
IT Interventions (BBR)
When Russell Bertwell first visited Dr. Hope Koch's upper level Management Information Systems class, it was simply as a guest speaker. But the day he was scheduled to speak was also the day that students were turning in projects they had been working on nearly all semester. The projects had students taking in-depth looks at using technology to create business solutions.