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LATEST NEWS from the UCR School of Business

UCR Business Teams Win at ICBSC 2017

(4/26/17) Two UCR Business teams won "Best Overall Performance" and "Best Business Documents", claiming the 5th consecutive win at the 53rd Annual International Collegiate Business Strategy Competition 2017 Read More…

Trip to China strengthens collaboration with top universities

(4/17/17) School of Business delegates visit five cities in China to connect with alumni and top graduate student candidates Read More…

Commencement Speaker 2017 is Global CEO Chester T. Yang '93

(4/3/17) CEO and global agribusiness leader, Chester T. Yang '93, to speak at the UCR School of Business 2017 Commencement. Read More…

8th Annual UCR Oxford Young Entrepreneurial Leadership Program at Mansfield College

(4/3/17) Global Program 2017 wraps up at the University of Oxford. Led by Professor Sean Jasso, the Global Program takes undergraduate and graduate business students to top business destinations to give them international exposure by seeing first-hand the most important, dynamic and emerging markets in the world. Read More…

Did You Know?

(3/22/17) Upcoming screenings include "Manchester by the Sea" and "The Red Turtle." Read More…

UCR School of Business is ranked in the Top 100 nationwide

(3/16/17) The MBA program places at #93 for Best MBA Programs by the U.S. News & World Report 2018 Read More…

Inland Empire Rental Market Trends Outpacing Coastal Areas

(3/15/17) The Inland Empire's robust residential rental market is outpacing neighboring coastal areas with less vacancy and greater or equal growth in rent prices, according to a new analysis released today by the UC Riverside School of Business Center for Economic Forecasting and Development. Read More…

New White House Executive Order on Travel

(3/15/17) "For now, we call on the entire UCR community to stand together -- because we value diversity and inclusive excellence." --Kelechi Kalu, UCR vice provost of International Affairs Read More…

Reengineering the Budget Process to Help Hospitals Save Money

(3/13/17) A team of researchers, including one from the University of California, Riverside, has identified a new, more efficient way for hospitals to design their operating budgets that could help offset the rising costs of U.S. healthcare. Read More…

California Labor Market at 'Full Employment'

(3/3/17) The California Employment Development Department (EDD)'s annual benchmark revision of the state's employment figures only slightly changed previous estimates but include some notable industry adjustments, according to an analysis released jointly by Beacon Economics and the UCR School of Business Center for Economic Forecasting and Development. Read More…

Awards & Honors

(3/1/17) Award recipients were nominated by their colleagues and selected by INSIGHT Into Diversity based on their outstanding demonstration of social responsibility; involvement with students, faculty, staff, and the community; and commitment to serving underrepresented populations. Read More…

Banking Executive Candace Wiest to Speak in Riverside March 9

(2/28/17) Wiest will share insights from her career path in a male-dominated profession, her role as a community leader, and the latest industry concerns. Read More…

Theodore J. Mock, UCR’s School of Business, received the American Accounting Association Lifetime Service Award on August 9, 2016.

(8/10/16) Ted Mock, distinguished professor in UCR’s School of Business, received the American Accounting Association Lifetime Service Award at the 100th annual meeting on August 9th. Read More…

Recent News

Distinguished Professor Awarded KPMG Academic Research Panel Grant

(3/2/17) Theodore Mock, distinguished professor of audit & assurance with the UCR School of Business, has been awarded the KPMG Academic Research Panel grant. Read More…

The Unexpected Cost of Acquisitions by Elite Companies

(2/9/17) Jerayr "John" Haleblian, a professor of management at the University of California, Riverside's School of Business, is available to speak to media about mergers and acquisitions as strategic business decisions and their impact on firms' performance. Read More…

Experts Available to Discuss President Trump's Policies

(2/8/17) In his first two and a half weeks in office, President Donald Trump has signed nearly a dozen executive orders - spanning from the so-called "Muslim ban," to a federal hiring freeze. Experts at the University of California, Riverside are available to discuss President Trump and his administration's various executive orders, policies and their impact and implications. Read More…

Valentine's Day - It's About (Money) Love

(2/2/17) Though the exact origin of Valentine's Day is unknown, one thing is certain, the holiday centered around love has become a major consumer holiday. That is one topic, among many others, experts at the University of California, Riverside are available to discuss concerning Valentine's Day. Read More…

Darin Anderson Selected to Serve as Alumni Regent

(1/30/17) Anderson will serve as Regent-designate from July 1, 2017 through June 30, 2018, followed by a one-year appointment as a voting member on the Board. Read More…

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