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  • Villanova School of Business team takes second place in Real Estate Challenge

    Villanova School of Business team takes second place in Real Estate Challenge

    Villanova, Pa., April 26, 2016 — A team of six Villanova School of Business undergraduates placed second among eight universities earlier this month at the USC Marshall International Case Competition. read more

  • Villanova’s Innovation, Creativity, and Entrepreneurship Institute Announces 2016 Meyer Innovation and Creative Excellence Award Winners

    Villanova’s Innovation, Creativity, and Entrepreneurship Institute Announces 2016 Meyer Innovation and Creative Excellence Award Winners

    Villanova, Pa., April 26, 2016 – The Innovation, Creativity and Entrepreneurship Institute (ICE Institute) at Villanova University has announced the winners of the annual Meyer Innovation and Creative Excellence (ICE) Awards. Six students were selected to receive this honor: Abigail Buckenheimer ’16 COE, Natalie Galvez ’16 CLAS, Meghan Long ’16 CON, Lincoln Escobar ’16 VSB, Michael Bambrick ’16 CPS, and Sara Resetar ’16 VLS. Sue Metzger, Instructor of Accountancy & Information Systems in the Department of Computing Sciences, earned the faculty ICE award. read more

  • VSB Selected as Winner of Four 2016 Hermes Creative Awards

    VSB Selected as Winner of Four 2016 Hermes Creative Awards

    Villanova, Pa., April 22, 2016 – The Villanova School of Business (VSB) was selected as a winner of four 2016 Hermes Creative Awards administered by the Association of Marketing and Communications Professionals (AMCP). read more

  • Villanova School of Business Ranked as #1 Undergraduate Business School in the Nation by Bloomberg Businessweek

    Villanova School of Business Ranked as #1 Undergraduate Business School in the Nation by Bloomberg Businessweek

    Villanova, Pa., April 19, 2016—The Villanova School of Business (VSB) was ranked as the #1 undergraduate business school in the nation in the 2016 Bloomberg Businessweek ranking, released today. Over the past decade, VSB has consistently been recognized among the top business schools in the country. read more

  • Four VU Alumnae Help Collect Nearly 80,000 Water Bottles for Flint

    Four VU Alumnae Help Collect Nearly 80,000 Water Bottles for Flint

    YouGiveGoods, an innovative online company that connects donors and charities recently worked with managed care company Aetna to collect 80,000 water bottles for Flint, Michigan. Founded by Lisa Ferrari-Tomasi, ’86 CLAS, YouGiveGoods boasts three more VU alumnae: Mary Keenan-Lonergan’86 VSB, senior director, strategic partnerships; Nancy Ferrari-Ehnot, ’87 VSB, director, finance and accounting; and Diane Ferrari-Frain, ’91 CLAS, director, marketing and communications. read more

  • VSB was Selected as a Winner of the 2016 CUPPIE Awards

    VSB was Selected as a Winner of the 2016 CUPPIE Awards

    Villanova, PA., March 21, 2016 – The Villanova School of Business was selected as a winner of the 2016 CUPPIE awards for creative excellence in marketing and communications in education from CUPRAP (College and University Public Relations and Associated Professionals.) read more

  • Dr. Pankaj Patel named The Frank J. and Jane E. Ryan Family Endowed Chair in Strategy and Innovation

    Dr. Pankaj Patel named The Frank J. and Jane E. Ryan Family Endowed Chair in Strategy and Innovation

    VILLANOVA, Pa., February 22, 2016–Pankaj Patel, PhD, joined the Management & Operations department as an Associate Professor and was recently given the distinctive honor of serving as the inaugural Frank J. and Jane E. Ryan Family Endowed Chair in Strategy and Innovation. read more

  • VU Women in Tech

    VU Women in Tech

    VILLANOVA, Pa., February 18, 2016– On January 30, 2016, Villanova University presented the inaugural VU Women in Tech conference to celebrate women who are leading, innovating, and inspiring with technology. This one-day event brought together more than 130 students, faculty, staff, alumnae and professionals to encourage women to explore the possibilities of technology-based careers; learn about successes and failures; engage in technology-driven discussions; and network across schools, disciplines, and generations. read more

  • Charles Zech, PhD, Receives Award for Outstanding Contributions to Catholic Intellectual Life

    Charles Zech, PhD, Receives Award for Outstanding Contributions to Catholic Intellectual Life

    VILLANOVA, Pa., February 9, 2016 - Charles E. Zech, PhD, faculty director, Center for Church Management & Business Ethics, and professor of Economics at the Villanova School of Business, has been awarded the Monika K. Hellwig Award for Outstanding Contributions to Catholic Intellectual Life. Bestowed by the Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities, the award honors an individual who has significantly advanced Catholic intellectual life. read more

  • Villanova School of Business Online Graduate Program Ranked #6 by U.S. News & World Report

    Villanova School of Business Online Graduate Program Ranked #6 by U.S. News & World Report

    Villanova, PA, January 7, 2015 - The Villanova School of Business (VSB) was recognized among the top schools on the U.S. News & World Report’s annual “Best Online Degree Programs: Graduate Business” ranking, earning the #6 spot in the U.S. In addition to #6 overall, VSB also scored well in the “Student Services and Technology” category coming in at #4, and in the “Student Engagement” category at #8. read more

  • Villanova School of Business Selected to Participate in Envestnet Institute’s Wealth Management Certification Program

    Villanova School of Business Selected to Participate in Envestnet Institute’s Wealth Management Certification Program

    VILLANOVA, Pa., December 2, 2015—The Villanova School of Business (VSB) was selected as one of nine universities to participate in the Envestnet Institute On Campus pilot program, a wealth management e-learning platform and certificate program. This semester, 22 VSB students – 17 undergraduates and five graduate students – are participating in the program. read more

  • Villanova School of Business Selected as Winner of Three 2015 MARCOM Awards

    Villanova School of Business Selected as Winner of Three 2015 MARCOM Awards

    VILLANOVA, Pa., November 3, 2015—The Villanova School of Business (VSB) was selected as a winner of the 2015 MARCOM awards. This international competition recognized the creativity of marketing and communications professionals from over 34 countries this year. read more

  • Villanova School of Business MBA Program Ranked 12 among US-Based Programs by Bloomberg Businessweek

    Villanova School of Business MBA Program Ranked 12 among US-Based Programs by Bloomberg Businessweek

    VILLANOVA, Pa., October 20, 2015 - The Villanova School of Business (VSB) was recognized among the top Part-Time MBA programs in the nation in the 2015 Bloomberg Businessweek ranking, placing #12 in the US. Villanova’s Part Time MBA program placed first within the Greater Philadelphia Region. read more

  • Kevin M. Curley ’80 VSB Awarded the Rev. Joseph C. Bartley, OSA Alumni Medallion

    Kevin M. Curley ’80 VSB Awarded the Rev. Joseph C. Bartley, OSA Alumni Medallion

    VILLANOVA, Pa., October 9, 2015 - The Villanova School of Business (VSB) named Kevin M. Curley ’80 VSB as the 2015 recipient of The Rev. Joseph C. Bartley, OSA Alumni Medallion. The Bartley Medallion is awarded annually to recognize alumni who have distinguished themselves in their careers while also demonstrating extraordinary service to their communities and to VSB. read more

  • VSB Welcomes Seven Faculty Members to its World-Class Team

    VSB Welcomes Seven Faculty Members to its World-Class Team

    VILLANOVA, Pa., September 28, 2015 - Villanova School of Business (VSB) hired seven faculty members to join its existing world-class teacher-scholars. “At VSB, we take great pride in our first-rate faculty,” said Interim Dean Daniel Wright, PhD. “Our faculty is filled with renowned researchers who know how to teach and prepare our students for the business world. We are excited to announce our newest faculty members and even more pleased to see how they will positively impact our VSB community.” read more

  • Villanova School of Business Ranked in College Factual Guide

    Villanova School of Business Ranked in College Factual Guide

    VILLANOVA, Pa., September 12, 2015 - The Villanova School of Business (VSB) was once again recognized in the annual College Factual rankings across several business categories. Most notably, VSB received the sixth spot in the field of study of Business, Management and Marketing. College Factual is a tool for prospective students to find a good match based upon student-centered credentials. They release various rankings annually in cooperation with USA Today. VSB was also recognized for several specific majors: read more

  • VSB Alumna to Represent US at One Young World Summit

    VSB Alumna to Represent US at One Young World Summit

    VILLANOVA, Pa., June 22, 2015 - Recent Villanova University graduate Meadow Hackett ’15 VSB will represent the United States of America at the 2015 One Young World Summit (OYW) in recognition of her leadership, concern about global issues, ability to generate and articulate impactful ideas, teamwork and commitment to volunteering. read more

  • VSB Alumnus Named President and CEO of OCTANe

    VSB Alumnus Named President and CEO of OCTANe

    Villanova, PA, April 7, 2015 – Bill Carpou, ’76 VSB, was named President and CEO of the Orange County Technology Action Network (OCTANe.) Carpou will have a vital role in connecting people and resources to drive technology industry growth enabling new company creation and new jobs in Orange County, CA. read more

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