Applications Now Open for 8th Annual Baylor New Venture Competition
Applications are now available for teams interested in participating in the 8th annual New Venture Competition, a two-day entrepreneurial business plan and elevator pitch competition hosted by Baylor University’s John F. Baugh Center for Entrepreneurship and Free Enterprise.
Student Brings Social Media to Historic New York Community Center
In Fall 2017, during his Advertising Procedures class, senior Reginald Singletary and his team presented a marketing plan to their client, Nepperhan Community Center, a nonprofit organization committed to supporting children and families. In December, Singletary was shocked to receive a message that the Executive Director of NCC, Dr. Jim Bostic, had offered to fly Singletary out to New York to implement his social media plan for the nonprofit.
Marketing Students Provide Recommendations for Magnolia
Baylor students conducted marketing research and made recommendation for Magnolia Market at the Silos this summer.
Baylor Senior to Depart on 11 Country, 11-Month Mission Trip
This summer, Baylor Business senior Hannah Neel will embark on the World Race, an 11 country, 11-month mission trip.
HSB Technology Commons Lab: Free Summer
Baylor students of any major enrolled in a summer class will have access to free use of the HSB Technology Commons Lab for the summer session.
Baylor Team Places Second in Negotiation Competition
The Baylor Business Negotiation Competition focuses on building negotiating skills among future business leaders. It is the only negotiation competition in the U.S. specifically for undergraduate business majors.
Bringing Wall Street to Baylor
Starting in June 2018, all Baylor faculty, staff, and students will receive free digital access to The Wall Street Journal, thanks to the tireless work by Alredo, TX, junior Elizabeth Larson, the Baylor Student Body Internal Vice President.
Outstanding Undergraduates Recognized
Dean Terry S. Maness hosted an awards ceremony and banquet to celebrate Business undergraduates who will be graduating in 2018.
Student-Run Investment Fund Distributes Money for Scholarships
For 17 consecutive years, Baylor University’s student-managed Philip M. Dorr Alumni & Friends Endowed Investment Fund has provided generous contributions to student scholarships totaling over $2 million over its lifetime. This year, the Fund contributed $184,000 in support of student-athlete scholarships.
[Re]Searching for the Truth: Investigating How Religion and Money Influence Rationality
Innovative Business at Baylor: Recent Economics graduate Brittany Ward, along with Assistant Professor Jason Aimone, Professor Jim West and a graduate assistant in the Economics Department, decided to research how rationality is affected when religion and monetary gain are at odds.