Tag Archives: Business Administration

AdClass Gives Mary Kay Cosmetics a Makeover

AdClass students at Washington and Lee University are giving the makeup industry a taste of its own medicine at the district level of the National Student Advertising Competition on April 4 in Raleigh, N.C.

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W&L Announces Winners of 2014 Johnson Opportunity Grants


Washington and Lee University has announced the first round of students selected to receive 2014 Johnson Opportunity Grants, and the second round of selections is underway.

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W&L Hosts Third Annual AdLib Conference

Courtney Ridenhour ’13 of Grey New York speaking with students at the third annual Ad Lib Conference.

Washington and Lee welcomed alumni from the advertising, marketing, public relations, marketing research and social media industries for the third AdLib Conference on March 6 and 7. The goal of the annual conference is to introduce students from all majors to creative careers that they may not have considered, and to teach them how their W&L education prepares them for life after graduation.

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Kester Conducts Seminars in Singapore

George Kester, Martell Professor of Finance at Washington and Lee University

George Kester, the Martel Professor of Finance in Washington and Lee's Williams School, spent time in Singapore this past November, leading two executive seminars for the Singapore Institute of Management. He's been conducting seminars there since 1996.

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W&L’s New Communication Initiative Hones Students’ Presentation Skills

Stephen Lind

Students at Washington and Lee University taking the new course Modern Professional Communication could be forgiven for being a bit nervous, since surveys routinely show that public speaking is one of the top three fears for adults (along with death and spiders).

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W&L Issues Scholarships as a CFA-Recognized University

Senior scholarship recipients Kathleen Yakulis, Haiying (Christy) Cui, Davi

Students in the Williams School of Commerce, Economics, and Politics at Washington and Lee University can now receive scholarships from the University to study for the exam to become a chartered financial analyst (CFA).

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Adweek Features W&L Alum Andrew Keller

Andrew Keller '93 on the cover of AdWeek

That's Washington and Lee alumnus Andrew Keller staring out from this week's cover of Adweek magazine, and the tagline for the story is "CP+B (And K)."

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Amanda Bower Named to New Holbrook Professorship

Amanda Bower, Holbrook Professor of Business Administration, Washington and Lee

Chair honors the memory of a 1972 Washington and Lee alumnus and is designed to support "an exceptional undergraduate teacher and a distinguished scholar."

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Diabetes Management App Wins W&L Business Plan Competition

Business Plan Competition Winners

A business plan to provide diabetics with a better way to manage their disease by using smart phone technology won Washington and Lee University's third annual Business Plan Competition.

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W&L's Ballenger Discusses Online Tax Debate on WDBJ

Robert Ballenger, professor of business administration and a specialist in e-commerce issues, discussed the Marketplace Fairness Act in an interview with WDBJ-TV in Roanoke on May 14, 2013.

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