Fox School student appeals to Pope Francis for blessing of Philadelphia Eagles quarterback’s knees
A student from Temple University’s Fox School of Business is hoping that divine intervention will lead his favorite sports team to “the promised land.” Senior Pratik Patel initiated an online petition in August to have Pope Francis bless the knees of Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Sam Bradford during the Pontiff’s visit to the city Sept. 26-27 […]
Jacqueline Volkman-Wise | August 14, 2015 | Journal of Risk and Uncertainty
Jacqueline Volkman-Wise has her sole-authored paper accepted for publication in the Journal of Risk and Uncertainty Dr. Jacqueline Volkman-Wise, Assistant Professor in the Risk, Insurance and Healthcare Management Department, has had her paper, “Representativeness and Managing Catastrophe Risk,” accepted for publication in the Journal of Risk and Uncertainty, which is a JVC A-* journal.
Eric Press | Christian Wurst | August 14, 2015 | Pennsylvania CPA Journal
Eric Press and Christian Wurst have article accepted in the Pennsylvania CPA Journal Dr. Eric Press and Dr. Christian Wurst of the Accounting Department had their article about testing technology accepted for publication in the Pennsylvania CPA Journal for the fall 2015 edition. The Pennsylvania CPA Journal is the official means of communicating to Pennsylvanian […]
Jodi Weisberg | August 14, 2015 | LEADERSHIP Philadelphia
Jodi Weisberg accepted into LEADERSHIP Philadelphia Core Class 2016 Jodi Weisberg, Director of Communications and Creative Services for the Fox School of Business and the School of Tourism and Hospitality Management, has been accepted into LEADERSHIP Philadelphia’s Core Class of 2016. LEADERSHIP Philadelphia, founded in 1959, is a non-profit organization that mobilizes and connects the […]
Youngjin Yoo | August 13, 2015 | CBS3
Temple Univ. Teams With Local Students To Design Apps And Websites Temple University faculty and graduate students worked closely with Philadelphia high school students in the fourth-annual Urban Apps & Maps Studio Summer BITS program, in which the teens worked on their digital literacy skills while demonstrating their projects and six weeks of work. The […]
Cindy Axelrod | August 12, 2015 | The Temple News
New Fox major stresses people skills In July, Fox’s new Financial Planning major was awarded a $25,000 grant from TD Ameritrade Institutional. The major prepares students for careers in financial planning, which takes a holistic approach to working with clients in order to enable them to identify and attain lifestyle and retirement goals. Assistant Professor […]
Bertrand Guillotin | August 10, 2015 | Philadelphia Inquirer
People in the News In the Inquirer’s weekly People in the News segment, Bertrand Guillotin – recently appointed Director of International Business programs at Fox – was featured.
Jay I. Sinha | August 9, 2015 | The Boston Globe
Social media can increase customer interest in your brand — if used wisely Dr. Jay I. Sinha of the Marketing and Supply Chain Management Department had his branding and social media article picked up after its publication in MIT Sloan Management Review, and excerpted in the Sunday MBA section of the Boston Globe (August 9, […]
Dmitri Byzalov | August 7, 2015 | CBS News
A week the media industry would rather forget In early August, as shares for some of the nation’s biggest media companies tumbled, CBS Moneywatch spoke with Dr. Dmitri Byzalov, Assistant Professor of Accounting, whose media/cable studies research includes his doctoral dissertation on cable bundling.
Ram Mudambi | August 5, 2015 | Philadelphia Business Journal
Philadelphia Energy Solutions IPO: Why now makes sense As Philadelphia Energy Solutions prepared for its initial public stock offering, Dr. Ram Mudambi, Frank S. Speakman Professor of Strategic Management, explained to PBJ why the timing was appropriate for such a move.
Jay I. Sinha | August 3, 2015 | MIT Management Review
The Risks and Rewards of Brand Personification Using Social Media Associate Professor of Marketing and Supply Chain Management Dr. Jay I. Sinha recently published an article in MIT Management Review on the role played by social media in branding of a company or a specific product.
Brad Greenwood | Sunil Wattal | July 31, 2015 – August 7, 2015 | Multiple Press Outlets
Brad Greenwood and Sunil Wattal’s research has press coverageDr. Brad Greenwood and Dr. Sunil Wattal of the Management Information Systems Department have had their working paper, titled “Show Me the Way to Go Home: An Empirical Investigation of Ride Sharing and Alcohol Related Motor Vehicle Homicide,” discussed in multiple press outlets. The research has been […]
William A. Graham selected as recipient of 19th annual Musser Award for Excellence in Leadership
Temple University’s Fox School of Business will award William A. “Bill” Graham IV the 2015 Musser Award for Excellence in Leadership – the school’s highest honor, for outstanding achievement, leadership, and commitment to the community by a distinguished member of industry. Graham will be honored at the 19th annual Musser Award reception and dinner Nov. […]
Darin Kapanjie | August 1, 2015 | Philadelphia Business Journal
5 ways Philadelphia is getting smarter about higher education PBJ identified “five ways Philadelphia is getting smarter about higher education.” For the story, the reporter spoke with Dr. Darin Kapanjie, Academic Director of Fox’s No. 1-ranked Online MBA program, and Managing Director of Online and Digital Learning at Fox, who extolled the benefits of peer-to-peer […]
Brad Greenwood | Sunil Wattal | August 1, 2015 | Associated Press
Fiat cybersecurity issues could spread, NHTSA chief says According to recent research by Management Information Systems professors Dr. Brad Greenwood and Dr. Sunil Wattal, new transportation services like UberX could reduce the rates of drunken-driving related deaths. Their research findings were published in multiple media outlets, like the Washington Post, after being picked up and […]