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UA’s Hardin Elected Fellow of American Statistical Association

Dr. J. Michael Hardin, senior associate dean and professor of statistics at The University of Alabama’s Culverhouse College of Commerce, has been elected a fellow of the American Statistical Association.

UA Grad Student’s Poster Earns First-Place Award

A poster constructed by Shirley (Rong) Li, a University of Alabama doctoral student, earned first place in competition at the Regional Transportation, Supply Chain and Logistics Management Workshop.

UA MBA Grad Uses ‘Fast Track’ to Commercial Investment Designation

Ryan Robinette, who received his Master of Business Administration from The University of Alabama Manderson Graduate School of Business, has become the first MBA graduate to use the UA-Certified Commercial Investment Member-Alliance “fast track” candidacy to receive his CCIM pin.

Retired BB&T Chief to Deliver Smith Ethics Lecture at UA

John A. Allison, retired chairman and chief executive officer of BB&T Corp., the 10th largest financial services holding company headquartered in the U.S., will deliver the 2011 J. Craig Smith Business Ethics Lecture at The University of Alabama Tuesday, April 12.

UA MBA Program Ranks No. 32 among Public Institutions

The MBA program at the Manderson Graduate School of Business at The University of Alabama’s Culverhouse College of Commerce is ranked No. 63 overall and No. 32 among public institutions in the latest U.S. News Best Graduate Schools rankings.

UA Business School No. 33 Among Publics in Bloomberg Businessweek Rankings

The Culverhouse College of Commerce and Business Administration at The University of Alabama is listed No. 33 among public universities in the Bloomberg BusinessWeek rankings released Thursday, placing the business school among the top 5-6 percent of public institutions.

Alabama Business Hall of Fame Class of 2011 Selected

Five distinguished business leaders have been selected for induction into the Alabama Business Hall of Fame Oct. 13 at the Bryant Conference Center at The University of Alabama.

UA’s Capstone Business Leadership Academy Accepting Applications for Summer

Applications are being accepted for the Culverhouse College of Commerce and Business Administration’s Capstone Business Leadership Academy, a summer program for high school students.

UA Operations Management Team Finishes 9th in International Competition

A four-member team of operations management graduate students from The University of Alabama’s Manderson Graduate School of Business placed ninth in the Avnet Tech Games RedPrairie Supply Chain Challenge.

UA Senior Attends National Association of Health Underwriters Meeting

Edward Patton, a senior from Tuscaloosa majoring in economics and finance, became the third University of Alabama student to attend the National Association of Health Underwriters annual meeting in Washington, D.C.