Archives for Business Administration

Students rebrand local business

March 29, 2016 | Art & Design | Business | Stevens Art Gallery is featuring an exhibit this week by graphic design, interior design and marketing students highlighting projects students created to rebrand the Searcy restaurant Pasta Grill. Groups formed by students from each major worked with the restaurant on a marketing report and plans for interior and exterior of a new space. They also
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Categories: Academics, Recent Events, and University.

“I really appreciate the feedback I get from my teachers…”

College of Business | MBA Sara Harvey, a 2012 Harding graduate, is currently working toward her MBA while staying involved in her career as a senior accountant at Windstream. Harvey said she enrolled in the program because of the successful learning experiences she had with her professors as an undergraduate student. She believes that as a graduate student, she continues to gain strong learning experiences.
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“I wanted to go to a university where faith was going to be talked about and learn more about business at the same time, and Harding does that.”

 College of Business | MBA “I enjoy that I am outside all of the time and that each day is different and has different obstacles.” Jacob Feather, farmer and recent Harding alumnus, graduated in May 2014 with a bachelor’s degree in business administration and management. He is going back to Harding to earn his MBA to make dreams of self-employment a reality. “Since I did
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“I am very glad that I chose to attend Harding because I am continually impressed and learning…”

College of Business | MBA Shawnetta Duncan began the MBA program after one of her relatives raved about the classes and professors. She knew attending classes regularly wouldn’t fit her busy schedule but decided to look in to the MBA program because she heard she could acquire her degree completely online. As director of nursing at Riverdale in Benton, Arkansas, Duncan wanted to further her
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Categories: Students.

Accounting Society and CPE hosts inaugural Meet the Students event

Feb. 3, 2016 | Business | On Tuesday, Jan. 26, the University’s Accounting Society and the College of Business Administration’s Center for Professional Excellence held their inaugural Meet the Students spring mixer event at the Arkansas Society of CPAs’ facility in Little Rock. Eleven firms sent 35 representatives to meet and visit informally with accounting majors who ranged in classification from freshman to senior. To
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Categories: Recent Events and University.

“They really work to get us connections in great companies…”

College of Business | After an introduction course to accounting, Austin White saw his future begin to take shape in the College of Business Administration and decided to pursue accounting and management information systems. “Accounting opens your eyes to different parts of business you had no idea you would have to do,” White said. “In different projects that we’ve done, you have to make a
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Categories: Students.

Harding hosts Meet the Firms event

September 25, 2015 | Business The Paul R. Carter College of Business held the ninth annual Meet the Firms event on Sept. 3, 2015. The event is designed to introduce different companies to business students while showcasing business students’ resumes for the firms to review. The event had 23 firms in attendance with a total of 71 people from the various firms present 60 of
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Categories: Department and Recent Events.

Allen Frazier named dean of Carter College of Business Administration

July 10, 2015 | Dr. Allen Frazier, associate dean of Harding University’s Paul R. Carter College of Business Administration, was named dean of the college effective July 15. Frazier succeeds Dr. Bryan Burks, who was named vice president for advancement in June. Frazier joined the Harding faculty in 2001 as an assistant professor in the College of Business Administration. In 2006, he was named chair
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Categories: Faculty & Staff and University.

Faculty members receive awards for teacher achievement

April 24, 2015 Eight University faculty members received Teacher Achievement Awards during the annual faculty and staff dinner on campus April 24. Faculty members Usen Akpanudo, Steven Breezeel, Gary Hill, Dale Manor, Kelly Neill, Scott Ragsdale, Jim Shelton and J.D. Yingling are the 2014-15 award recipients. Akpanudo, a native of Nigeria, has been a member of the University faculty since 2007. He is currently an
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Categories: Faculty & Staff and University.