Temple’s NABA chapter wins inaugural Fox SPO Madness Twitter contest
The pizza boxes stacked onto a waist-high countertop stood taller than Pauline DeAndrade, President of Temple University’s chapter of the National Association of Black Accountants (NABA). One by one, as fellow members trickled in to NABA’s April 22 assembly meeting, the mound of pizzas shrunk in size. A catered assembly meeting was NABA’s reward for […]
Online financial marketplace wins grand prize at 2015 Be Your Own Boss Bowl®
The creators of an online financial marketplace aiming to improve the consumer’s buying power in financial transactions won the grand prize at the 17th annual Be Your Own Boss Bowl®, a Temple University-wide business plan competition. RatesForUs.com, co-founded by CEO and Fox School of Business alumnus Ben Stucker, MBA ’13, and CTO Alec Baker, took […]
Business-appropriate attire on display at Fox CSPD fashion show
Armed with cell phones, students filling seats near the runway snapped photos and admired their peers’ attire. On this day, the first floor of Alter Hall had been transformed into the setting of a chic fashion show. Helping to define the dos and don’ts of business attire, the Center for Student Professional Development (CSPD) at […]
CNN executive addresses Fox students through WebEx
Dr. Samuel D. Hodge prides himself in using unconventional methods, like animated, voiced-over videos, to instruct his students. Recently Hodge, Chair of the Legal Studies department at the Fox School of Business, turned to web-conferencing platform WebEx to bridge the geographic gap between his Business Law students at Temple University and a prominent guest speaker. […]
Human Resource Management course teaches leadership through charity, community service
Toward the end of an academic semester, students traditionally prepare to take final exams. However, students enrolled in Dr. Crystal Harold’s course at the Fox School of Business are undertaking projects centered on service and improving relationships in the Philadelphia community. While offered at Fox, the course, titled The Leadership Experience: Leading Yourself, Leading Change, […]
Center for Student Professional Development | April 12, 2015 | Philadelphia Inquirer
Runway event makes its way into Inquirer In an article highlighting April networking events, the Philadelphia Inquirer included the Center for Student Professional Development’s annual Work Your Wardrobe event, a fashion show with Fox students modeling styles ranging from business casual to business professional.
Ram Mudambi | April 10, 2015 | Michigan Business Network
Innovation isn’t suffering in the Motor City Despite Detroit’s downtrodden manufacturing reputation, the city is a leader in American innovation, in regard to patent output, according to the research findings of Dr. Ram Mudambi, Professor of Strategic Management at Fox. Mudambi covered this topic and more in a recent radio interview with the Michigan Business […]
Jay Sinha | April 8, 2015 | Philadelphia Business Journal
An identity crisis for Philly brands? Will an international audience embrace Philadelphia-area brands like Rita’s Water Ice or Philly Pretzel Factory, should these companies choose to expand? PBJ spoke with Dr. Jay I Sinha, Associate Professor of Marketing and Supply Chain Management at the Fox School, for a closer look at brand identity.
Fox School of Business | April 6, 2015 | Metro MBA Philly
Fox earns reaccreditation from AACSB An MBA-centric online outlet that reports on graduate business programs in a number of major U.S. cities, Metro MBA Philly repurposed Fox School’s press release regarding the news that it had earned reaccreditation by AACSB International, the hallmark of excellence in business education.
Crystal Harold | April 2 and 3, 2015 | CBS Philly | WHYY NewsWorks
Leading the way Dr. Crystal Harold’s course “Honors: The Leadership Experience” requires students to organize an event to benefit a nonprofit or charitable cause. One of the groups in this semester’s course has organized an April 17 basketball tournament between Temple Police and Temple students to improve student-police relationships. Additionally, proceeds from the event will […]
Maureen “Mimi” Morrin | April 2, 2015 | Temple Today
Making ‘scents’ A research study co-authored by Fox School Professor of Marketing and Supply Chain Management, Dr. Maureen “Mimi” Morrin, is believed to be the first to show the affects of fragrance on consumers’ feelings and an impact on their purchasing habits. Temple’s daily, university-wide e-newsletter picked up the story on Morrin’s research.
Samuel D. Hodge | March 31, 2015 | The Temple News
Bridging education and entertainment Looking to spotlight professors with unique teaching styles, the student newspaper profiled Dr. Samuel D. Hodge, Chair of Fox’s Legal Studies department, who often utilizes animated videos he designs and voices to entertain and educate his students.
TL Hill | March 31, 2015 | Region’s Business
Fox prof weighs in on Gov. Wolf’s budgetDr. TL Hill, Associate Professor of Strategic Management, spoke with Region’s Business, the Philadelphia-based monthly business magazine, for a story on Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf’s budget. Hill makes a case for why Wolf’s budget should include education-fund increases.
Tom Kegelman | March 27, 2015 | Temple Today
40 Under 40 Philadelphia Business Journal’s annual “40 Under 40” list for 2015 includes four Temple alumni and one staff member, profiling those who have reached tremendous milestones early in their careers. Including in PBJ’s list is Tom Kegelman, Director of Marketing at the Fox School.
Fox researcher uncovers strategy for more-successful online advertising
There’s a crucial strategy in online advertising that could revolutionize the way marketing agencies target online consumers, according to Fox School of Business researcher. Dr. Xueming Luo studied how the strategy of competitor-poaching in online advertising influences consumer behavior. His most-recent publication on the topic was named Best Track Paper in Social Media & Digital […]