At Fox DESIGNchallenge, students offer solutions for Philadelphia’s transit system, car culture
Colorful Post-It notes lined the walls inside the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts, each one containing intricate details on how to improve Philadelphia’s mass-transit system. At the fifth-annual Fox DESIGNchallenge, a civic innovation challenge, students aimed to collaboratively transform their ideas into meaningful change in their community. This year’s objective focused upon identifying problem […]
Fox School of Business awarded reaccreditation by AACSB
The Fox School of Business at Temple University has been awarded reaccreditation by AACSB International, The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. Earning AACSB accreditation is considered the hallmark of excellence in business education, and has been earned by less than five percent of the world’s business programs. Today, there are 727 business schools […]
Fox School to honor three tech leaders at 15th Annual IT Awards
Temple University’s Fox School of Business will honor three top technology leaders at its 15th annual Information Technology Awards Tuesday, April 14. Fox School’s nationally ranked Department of Management Information Systems (MIS) and the Institute for Business and Information Technology (IBIT) organize this premier event for Greater Philadelphia’s technology community. The honorees are: George Llado, […]
PhD students, faculty convene at Fox’s third-annual Mid-Atlantic Doctoral Symposium
Overlooking the Center City from the top floor of Alter Hall, marketing doctoral students and faculty from colleges and universities in the Mid-Atlantic region gathered as part of the Fox School of Business’ third-annual Mid-Atlantic Doctoral Symposium (MADS). PhD students from Rutgers University, New York University, the University of Pennsylvania, University of North Carolina at […]
Vinod Venkatraman, Angelika Dimoka, and Paul A. Pavlou | March 23 and 26, 2015 | MIT Technology Review | WHYY The Pulse
Research team continues to garner headlines Last week, Fox School professors Dr. Vinod Venkatraman, Dr. Angelika Dimoka and Dr. Paul A. Pavlou, who identified an area of the brain that can better predict the success of TV ads, were featured in two publications. Locally, WHYY published an article supplement a well-produced piece for radio. (Audio […]
Phyllis Tutora | March 24, 2015 | The Temple News
Fox spotlighted for rise in graduate enrollment Fox School’s Director of Graduate Enrollment Management Phyllis Tutora spoke to The Temple News last week for a story on a university-wide rise in graduate program enrollment.
Bruce Rader | March 23, 2015 | Philadelphia Inquirer
Rader publishes op-ed The region’s top daily newspaper recently published a letter-to-the-editor submission from Associate Professor of Finance Dr. Bruce Rader, on the topic of public pensions.
Sunil Wattal | March 23, 2015 | Economic Times | Indian Retailer Bureau
Uber continues to drive business Uber’s expansion in India includes its recent partnership with news and media company Times Internet. Two India-based publications, Economic Times and Indian Retailer Bureau, quoted Dr. Sunil Wattal, Associate Professor of Management Information Systems, in articles on the pact.
April 2015 – Fox Update
Fox School’s Part-Time MBA program ranked #1 in the region and Top 20 in the U.S. Discussed in this issue: • Brent Saunders, MBA ’96, J.D. ’96, featured as CEO of a global pharmaceutical company • Alum Dinesh R. Desai to receive Fox IT Award for Distinguished Alumni • Executive doctoral student named by NJBIZ […]
March 2015 – Fox Update – MIS
MIS ranks number 1 in the world for research (yet again!) Discussed in this issue: • The research output of the Temple University Fox School Management Information Systems (MIS) Department has been ranked No. 1 in the world. • University-wide competition provides data visualization skills and prizes. • NSF awards nearly $900,000 big data grant for trace […]
Fox School student swings for the fences in her role with Phillies
Fox School of Business student Rebecca Maziarz has her eye on the ball. As the newest recruit to the Philadelphia Phillies’ Ballgirls team, Maziarz is stepping up to the plate as one of 24 young women entrusted with scoping out foul balls during Phillies games in the 2015 season. She’ll also serve as a team […]
Fox’s Society for Human Resource Management chapter wins regional case competition
Five students from the Fox School of Business elected for a non-traditional spring break. Their remote destination was a placid campus. Their beach was a third-floor conference room in Altar Hall. And instead of vacation, they opted for preparation. The group’s discipline paid off. Five members of Temple University’s Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) […]
Fox School students fueling new food establishment at Temple
At Temple University’s Ritter Hall Annex, the elevator bay is abuzz with students and staff members talking about the building’s newest addition: Rad Dish Co-Op Café. The vegetarian, cash-only eatery has become a hotspot for foodies looking for locally sourced meals. Keeping an eye on a midday lunch rush, Lauren Troop, Rad Dish co-founder and […]
Michael Rivera | March 19, 2015 | New York Times
Attracting students to the Executive MBA The Times profiled the recruiting efforts of the nation’s top Executive MBA programs and, in doing so, spoke with Fox School’s Dr. Michael Rivera, the program’s Academic Director.