Undergraduate Business Analytics Certificate Teaches Students Big Data Skills
Baylor Business undergraduate students now have the opportunity to receive a Certificate in Business Analytics in addition to their BBA degree from the Hankamer School of Business. The Certificate Program in Business Analytics was added in order to teach students the techniques necessary to understand and interpret big data and business analytics.
Outstanding Undergraduates Recognized
Dean Terry S. Maness hosted an awards ceremony and banquet to celebrate Business undergraduates who will be graduating in 2018.
Leidner Becomes Honorary Doctor at Lund University School of Economics and Management
Professor Dorothy Leidner has been awarded an honorary doctorate from the Lund University School of Economics and Management in Scandanavia. She is the Ferguson Professor of Information Systems at Baylor University and the director of the PhD program in Information Systems.
Being the Outsider: A Study on Group Dynamics, Satisfaction and Effectiveness
Innovative Business at Baylor: Stacie Petter, associate professor of information systems, researches if team dynamics and a project's effectiveness is impacted by whether members of the team have worked together before.
Seven Female IT Leaders Shattering Glass Ceilings
Innovative Business at Baylor: Emily Iazzetti, former Information Systems graduate assistant, researches what made seven female leaders in the technology industry so successful.
PhD Student Examines Collaboration in Information Systems
Innovative Business at Baylor: Information Systems PhD candidate, Walter Chipidza, will present his paper on networks, particularly a study of one network: the information systems (IS) field. The goal was to identify where the "center" of the information systems (IS) field is with regards to academic researchers.
Baylor Professor John Tripp Awarded with AIS Early Career Award
John Tripp, Assistant Professor in the Information Systems Department of the Hankamer School of Business, was awarded the Early Career Award by the Association for Information Systems. The AIS award recognizes individuals in the early stages of their careers who have already made outstanding research, teaching, and/or service contributions to the field of information systems.
Do Passionate, Excited Fans Post on Social Media More?
Innovative Business at Baylor: Kirk Wakefield, the Edwin W. Streetman Professor of Retail Marketing and the Executive Director for the Center for Sports Sponsorship & Sales (S3), and Robin Wakefield, associate professor of information systems, have researched the affect of fans’ passion on the frequency of their social media usage in relation to their favorite brand.
How to Stay Secure While Shopping Online
Consumer Affairs: Randal Vaughn, professor of information systems, is quoted heavily in this article about ways shoppers can maintain security while they do their online shopping.
Information Systems PhD Candidates Receive Awards
Two PhD candidates from the Information Systems department received high honors from Baylor.