Registration is now open for the new Global Perspectives Pilot program. This program offers students a chance to develop an international business perspective by visiting a variety of companies headquartered in Scotland. In the span of one week, students will tour local businesses, discuss UK business practices with faculty and students from The University of Abertay while experiencing the rich history and culture of Scotland. Click here to learn more.
Congratulations to Brent Smith, Kornblau Professor of Real Estate. The American Real Estate Society recently presented him with a best paper award for his paper entitled "Early Termination of Small Loans in the Multifamily Mortgage Market." Read more.
The School of Business is excited to announce that the Greater Richmond Association for Commercial Real Estate (GRACRE) has increased its endowed scholarship fund for students in the school’s Kornblau Real Estate Program.
The additional backing brings the endowment’s total to $100,000 — the largest scholarship for VCU’s real estate students. Read more
Kenneth Daniels, Ph.D., professor of finance, School of Business has been invited to speak at the prestigious Sovereign Investor Institute Investor Roundtable in Cape Town, South Africa, Feb. 25–27. The Sovereign Investor Institute represents sovereign wealth funds from around the world and allows funds managers to engage in open dialogue about the current investment environment.
Fifty-seven delegates are scheduled to participate in the roundtable, including representatives from such various institutions as Bank of Tanzania, Bank of Uganda, Reserve Bank of South Africa, Nucleos Instituto De Seguridade Social (Brazil), FMO Netherlands, Regents of the University of California, Oxford University, Barclays Africa Group, PricewaterhouseCoopers and T. Rowe Price International. For more information, click here.