Spring 2016 Outstanding Graduate Luncheon
Final Exams Begin
CSB Commencement Reception
Session I Summer Classes Begin
Last Day of Session I Summer Classes
Session II Summer Classes Begin
Last Day of Session II Summer Classes
The University of North Carolina Wilmington’s Cameron School of Business held its 34th annual Business Week the week of March 28th. The event is designed to help prepare Cameron School of Business students for the realities of the business world, this year’s program featured more than 100 sessions with prominent alumni and executives sharing their knowledge and experiences in the areas of business, marketing, entrepreneurship, information technology and more.
Greenfield’s message resonated with student Sam Baker, currently studying business at UNCW. The most important takeaway? If you have a dream, don’t give up on it. (Video courtesy of Time-Warner Cable News.)
Dr. Ethan Watson, Assistant Professor of Finance, won the annual Outstanding Paper Award for the Journal of Financial Research award for his paper, “Canceling Liquidity” co-authored with Robert and Bonnie Van Ness in 2015. His research documented a dramatic increase in limit order cancellation activity over the last decade, reporting that around ninety percent of limit orders that are submitted are subsequently cancelled. Since limit orders are traditionally viewed as the supply of liquidity in markets, his research focused on what impact the increase in cancellation activity has had on market quality as well as testing some the existing theories of why cancellations of limit orders arise.
Congratulations to Alexandra Bacalan, the winner of The Ninth Annual Business Plan Competition! This year's finalists were Victoria Comer, Matthew Kane and Sihem Teboul. All students presented impressive comprehensive business plans to the panel - great work!
This year’s Entrepreneurfest is scheduled for Tuesday evening, April 26th. Dr. Harper created Entrepreneurfest to celebrate the completion of the academic programs for the students in the Entrepreneurship and Business Development option. Rocco Quaranto will be the speaker this year. Rocco was one of the first graduates of the EBD program. He was one of the Co-Founders of The Fuzzy Peach and is currently the Co-Founder of Tama Tea.
The business world is transforming itself from the industrial age into the information age.
Business education at the Cameron School of Business is focused on the technical, analytical and interpersonal
skills students will need to lead this fundamental change in the business world through the 21st century.
The Cameron School of Business is fully accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) . AACSB Accreditation is the hallmark of excellence in business education, and has been earned by less than five percent of the world's business programs. Today, there are 727 business schools in 48 countries and territories that maintain AACSB Accreditation.
The school achieves a leading position among regional public universities through: