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.)

The ninth annual CUPPIE competition drew entries from colleges, universities and independent schools across the country.  Founded in Pennsylvania in 1980, CUPRAP has grown to nearly 350 members from over 100 institutions.  This competition was highly competitive, and VSB was recognized among the 380 submissions for the following entries:

  • Gold Award for the Center for Global Leadership Annual Report
  • Silver Award for the Dean’s Fund for Strategic Initiatives Annual Report

"Our team understands that effective marketing and communication strategies are vital to showcasing our exceptional student experience," said Interim Dean Daniel Wright, PhD. "The Villanova School of Business is honored to be recognized for our creative efforts and we strive to continue sharing our story in a meaningful way."

You can learn more about CUPRAP and the CUPPIE awards by visiting https://www.cuprap.org/

The Villanova School of Business (VSB) undergraduate program is ranked #24 in the nation by Bloomberg Businessweek and has been at the forefront of business education since it was founded in 1922. Serving over 2,500 undergraduate and graduate students, VSB is home to six Centers or Institutes of Excellence (the Daniel M. DiLella Center for Real Estate, the Center for Business Analytics, the Center for Global Leadership, the Center for Marketing & Consumer Insights, the Center for Church Management & Business Ethics and the Innovation, Creativity, and Entrepreneurship (ICE) Institute) with each center and institute designed to foster innovative, cross-disciplinary research and teaching opportunities for business faculty. VSB is known for academic rigor; creativity and innovation; hands-on and service learning opportunities; a firm grounding in ethics; and an applied education that prepares students to become outstanding leaders and global citizens within the ever-changing, complex, and fast-paced world of business. For more, visit business.villanova.edu.

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