(Not) Near & Dear

To say that the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted our lives would be an understatement. Researchers at UofL’s College of Business
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To say that the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted our lives would be an understatement. Researchers at UofL’s College of Business

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Q&A with Kent Oyler

Kent Oyler joined the College of Business in early 2021 as an Executive in Residence. “We are incredibly excited to have Kent join our team,” said Dean Todd Mooradian. “His in-depth knowledge of both the College of Business and the Louisville business …

Kent Oyler joined the College of Business in early 2021 as an Executive in Residence. “We are incredibly excited to have Kent join our team,” said Dean Todd Mooradian. “His in-depth knowledge of both the College of Business and the Louisville business community will deepen and expand our partnerships, help us better serve our city...

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How the 2019 gubernatorial race impacted Kentucky’s early COVID-19 experience

When Democratic candidate Andy Beshear defeated Republican incumbent Matt Bevin in the 2019 election, no one could have predicted that COVID-19 would define his term. In a recent study published by PLOS One, UofL economist Dr. Joshua Pinkston and sever…

When Democratic candidate Andy Beshear defeated Republican incumbent Matt Bevin in the 2019 election, no one could have predicted that COVID-19 would define his term. In a recent study published by PLOS One, UofL economist Dr. Joshua Pinkston and several other researchers examined the impact of early social distancing policies on the pandemic in Kentucky....

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Yum! Brands and UofL announce first-of-its-kind center for franchise education

Yum! Center for Global Franchise Excellence to create globally scalable program to educate and support entrepreneurs and advance franchising industry LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM) and the University of Louisville today announced the l…

Yum! Center for Global Franchise Excellence to create globally scalable program to educate and support entrepreneurs and advance franchising industry LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM) and the University of Louisville today announced the launch of the Yum! Center for Global Franchise Excellence. The Center will feature the first business program of its...

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Fast Pitch Winner Crowned

On Wednesday, April 7 the Business Communication faculty, along with Northwestern Mutual, hosted the Fifth Annual Fast Pitch Competition. The top honors was taken by Economics sophomore, Hannah Heacock, followed by senior Natalie Middleton and freshman…

On Wednesday, April 7 the Business Communication faculty, along with Northwestern Mutual, hosted the Fifth Annual Fast Pitch Competition. The top honors was taken by Economics sophomore, Hannah Heacock, followed by senior Natalie Middleton and freshman Katy McGivern. While in previous years this competition has taken place in the Horne Auditorium for a large crowd,...

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Family Foundations

Camilla Schroeder always knew she was going to be in business. Her family owned and operated a company, there was always talk of business dealings at the dinner table, and in 1990, she received her BS in Business Administration from the College of…

Camilla Schroeder always knew she was going to be in business. Her family owned and operated a company, there was always talk of business dealings at the dinner table, and in 1990, she received her BS in Business Administration from the College of Business. After a lifetime of career prep, both inside and outside the home, Camilla...

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Kent Oyler joins UofL College of Business as executive in residence

Kent Oyler has joined the University of Louisville College of Business as an executive in residence. In this role, Oyler will advise college leaders and deliver services to help to raise the profile of the College of Business with Louisville-area …

Kent Oyler has joined the University of Louisville College of Business as an executive in residence. In this role, Oyler will advise college leaders and deliver services to help to raise the profile of the College of Business with Louisville-area employers. The work is intended to increase internships, corporate affiliations, fundraising and utilization of the college’s...

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2021 Rechter Fellows to develop tools to increase positive leadership

The second cohort of Sam and Bonnie Rechter Fellows has been selected to develop tools for cultivating positive leadership. Five projects that support the development of virtue and excellence in leadership have been awarded funding and fellowship desig…

The second cohort of Sam and Bonnie Rechter Fellows has been selected to develop tools for cultivating positive leadership. Five projects that support the development of virtue and excellence in leadership have been awarded funding and fellowship designation as part of the project. This is the second year the project has provided five grants of...

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Meet MSBA Alumni, Claudia Lopez Rodriguez

Claudia Lopez Rodriguez holds a Master of Accountancy and a Master of Science in Business Analytics from the University of Louisville. Currently, Claudia works in data science for Norton Healthcare, a healthcare system that employs over 16,000 people i…

Claudia Lopez Rodriguez holds a Master of Accountancy and a Master of Science in Business Analytics from the University of Louisville. Currently, Claudia works in data science for Norton Healthcare, a healthcare system that employs over 16,000 people in Louisville, Kentucky. Before working in healthcare, Claudia worked for Hilliard Lyon’s (now Baird) Investment Bank and...

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