MBA student, Katie Sieben documented her adventures through Cyprus on her blog "Yiassou Cyprus". Katie traveled with a group of VCU MBA students through the International Consulting Program. "None of us expected the experience to be like this. We were all changed in different ways over the course of these two weeks." Read all about Katie's international experience here.
Economics Associate Professor Oleg Korenok, Ph.D. traveled back to his native country, Ukraine, recently to help create a proposal for a National Council for Reforms. This government sponsored retreat came just days before the Prime Minister resigned. “There is a war in Ukraine,” he said. “I am not a [member of the] military by training so I can’t help much there. I wanted to help at least with something.” To read the full story, click here.
The Real Estate Circle of Excellence is a group of real estate executives that supports the Real Estate Program’s educational and research programs, offers student internships and scholarships and organizes the annual VCU Real Estate Trends Conference. To view a list of the new members, click here.
The research study, "Will Disclosure of Friendship Ties between Directors and C.E.O.s Yield Perverse Effects?,” conducted by VCU School of Business Department of Accounting Chair, Carolyn S. Norman, along with Jacob M. Rose and Anna M. Rose of Bentley University, and Cheri R. Mazza of Sacred Heart University was featured in the recent New York Times article, "The C.E.O. Is My Friend. So Back Off." To read the full article, click here.