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UMaine Business Students Consult Maine Artisan Dairy Sector

For business students, there are few things better than putting your knowledge to the test in a real-world business setting. This spring, 10 seniors and two juniors at the Maine Business School (MBS) participated in the Sustainable Business Practices Fellowship, a program that connected them with farmers in the Maine Cheese Guild.   The program, […]

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2020 MBS Awards

Each year, the Maine Business School recognizes outstanding student and faculty achievement with annual awards. The award winners for the 2019-2020 academic year are: Student Awards Erin Niehoff Academic Achievement in Accounting Bethany Ashley Faculty Award in Accounting Sámuel Varga Academic Achievement in Finance Nishchay Arya Faculty Award in Finance Beate Naglestad Academic Achievement in Management James Huff Faculty Award […]

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CEO Magazine Ranks MaineMBA #26 Globally, Graduate School of Business Tier I

In its 2020 global rankings released Monday, CEO Magazine named the University of Maine Graduate School of Business a Tier I program, and its MaineMBA #26 in online degrees. The MaineMBA’s 2020 ranking is two places higher than last year. “We are particularly proud of these rankings, comparing us to the best business schools in the world,” […]

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University of Maine to offer online undergraduate business management degree

Orono, Maine — The University of Maine will offer its Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (BSBA) in Management degree fully online beginning in fall 2020. The program, developed as a collaboration between the Maine Business School and UMaineOnline, is the first online undergraduate business degree from Maine’s flagship university. “We are excited to offer […]

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University of Maine wins CFA Society Maine 2020 Research Challenge

A team of three University of Maine undergraduate business and MBA students took top prize at the CFA Society Maine 2020 Research Challenge in Portland last week.  Nargiz Ali Zada, Samuel Varga, and Nikki Yutuc presented their research and analysis on WEX, Inc. to a panel of judges comprised of CFA Maine members. “The research […]

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UMaine chapter of Beta Gamma Sigma to celebrate 107th anniversary

Students in the University of Maine chapter of Beta Gamma Sigma will join the Founders Week celebration of the international business honor society with an information table in the atrium of D. P. Corbett Business Building on Feb. 19. Throughout its 107-year history, Beta Gamma Sigma has established more than 600 collegiate chapters in over […]

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MaineMBA named a Top 50 program by U.S. News & World Report

Orono, Maine — In its 2020 rankings released on Wednesday, U.S. News & World Report ranked the MaineMBA No. 47 in online master of business administration programs. “We are excited that our online MBA has broken into the top 50 best programs, as this is an incredible affirmation of the high-quality MBA that we deliver,” […]

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Business across the pond

How do recreation, tourism and leisure businesses in the United Kingdom measure up? That was the question 10 MBS juniors and seniors pondered last March when they traveled to England and Scotland as part of the class “Recreation, Tourism and Leisure in the UK.” Accompanied by Assistant Professor of Marketing Susan Myrden and Associate Professor […]

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