College of Business News Archive

Ohio Valley Bank makes gift for new College of Business facility
Ohio Valley Bank recently made a $50,000 gift in support of Marshall University’s new College of Business facility, which will be constructed at 4th Avenue and 15th Street. Construction will begin soon, as the Marshall University’s Board of Governors recently approved the off-campus location, further expanding Marshall University into downtown Huntington and the local business sector.
Brad Smith honored as 2020 AACSB Influential Leader
Marshall University alumnus Brad Smith is one of 25 business school graduates honored by AACSB International (AACSB)—the world’s largest business education alliance—as a member of the 2020 Class of Influential Leaders. The annual challenge recognizes notable alumni from AACSB-accredited schools whose inspiring work serves as a model for the next generation of business leaders.
Second TEDx event set for March 14; tickets on sale now
Marshall University will host the 2nd annual TEDxMarshallU event organized by students, faculty and staff. The event will take place at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, March 14 in Jean Carlo Stephenson Auditorium in Huntington City Hall. TEDxMarshallU is a public event, but will require the purchase of tickets. Tickets went on sale Jan. 28.
College of Business to host CEO panel with leaders from Adobe and PayPal
Marshall University’s Lewis College of Business and its Brad D. Smith Schools of Business will host the inaugural CEO panel of the Dean's Distinguished Speaker Series at 3 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 19, in Huntington’s historic Keith-Albee Performing Arts Center.
Student wins in Team Case Competition at Beta Gamma Sigma’s 2019 Global Leadership Summit
Lydia Bunner, a junior in Marshall University’s Brad D. Smith Undergraduate School of Business, and her fellow team members from other schools won the case category during the KPMG sponsored Team Case Competition at Beta Gamma Sigma’s 2019 Global Leadership Summit (GLS). The team was selected as a winner based on their innovative and creative
Marshall named a Best Business School by the Princeton Review
For the second year in a row, the Marshall University Lewis College of Business, home of the Brad D. Smith Schools of Business, has been named among the nation’s most outstanding business schools, according to the Princeton Review®.
Students become first-ever cohort of Stanford University Innovation Fellows in West Virginia
Three Marshall University business students have been named University Innovation Fellows (UIF) by Stanford University’s Hasso Plattner Institute of Design.
Beta Gamma Sigma chapter earns highest honors
Marshall University has received the Highest Honors designation with Beta Gamma Sigma (BGS), the international business honor society. This is the highest level of recognition a chapter can earn in BGS’ Chapter Honor Roll program, and it commends Brad D. Smith Schools of Business’ commitment to academic excellence, leadership and student success.
Three business leaders to be inducted into business Hall of Fame
Marshall University's Lewis College of Business Executive Advisory Board will welcome three business leaders into its Hall of Fame on Friday, Sept. 27.
Board of Governors approves new degree programs, including aviation
Following approval from the Marshall University Board of Governors during its summer meeting today at Glade Springs Resort, the university is a step closer to takeoff for its aviation degree programs.