The University of Alabama at Birmingham Department of Accounting and Finance and accounting professors Arline Savage, Ph.D., and Thomas Edmonds, Ph.D., are listed among the best in the world in accounting education research, according to recent rankings released in a forthcoming journal publication by the American Accounting Association.
The Association for Information Systems (AIS) UAB Student Chapter has been selected as a finalist for the 2013-2014 AIS Student Competition and will be heading to the 2014 AIS Student Chapter Leadership Conference and Competition to be hosted by Arizona State University and held at Tempe Mission Palms on March 20-22, 2014.
UAB AIS created the included video that was presented by officers Neeti Thakral and Lila Azerf for the IT Video category of the competition. The video provides information on the transformation of Information Technology and its effects, and some emerging technologies.
The UAB chapter of Beta Alpha Psi held its annual Winter Banquet at the UAB National Alumni House on Friday, January 17, 2014. A cocktail reception for faculty and professional guests was followed by a seated dinner, new member initiation, and guest speaker Bill Platt of Deloitte & Touche LLP. Bill is the Managing Partner-Professional Practice and Chief Quality Officer-Attest for Deloitte.
Arline Savage, Ph.D., has been named chair of the Department of Accounting and Finance at the University of Alabama at Birmingham’s Collat School of Business. Savage joined the accounting faculty at UAB in Fall 2012 from the Orfalea College of Business at California Polytechnic State University in San Luis Obispo, where she was the Deloitte Faculty Fellow and recipient of the Fluor Corporation Excellence in Teaching Award, the Ernst & Young Outstanding Educator Award, and the Ernst & Young Leader in Ethics Award.
Learn about the school, the program and what we can do for you at an Open House this February! Program Director and Professor Ken Miller will be on hand with admissions coordinator Christy Manning and several professors in the program to explain the curriculum and admission requirements of Collat's MBA program, as well as answer questions. Deadline for Summer 2014 MBA applications is April 1, 2014. Deadline for Fall 2014 MBA applications is July 1, 2014.
- UAB Student Chapter Recognized for Careers in IS and Community Service
- Dean Jack Visits Alumni with Updates
- Spring Business Classes Available for All Majors
- Strategy Students Consider the Role of Business in Society
- UAB Collat Grad on the Move at Ford Motor Company
- ServisFirst Bank CEO: “Be humble and be hungry”
- International Retail Marketing Expert Visits with Faculty and Students
- Protective Life C-Suite Members Host Strategy Students
- “Social Entrepreneur” Visits with Strategy Students
- UAB Unveils New Collat School of Business Sign at Celebration