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Means Center to foster entrepreneurship through research

At its heart, the George R. and Martha Means Center for Entrepreneurial Studies at Illinois State University seeks to foster entrepreneurship through teaching, impactful outreach programs, and...
Dr. Avimanyu Datta named new director of the George R. and Martha Means Center for Entrepreneurial Studies

Avimanyu Datta named new director of the George R. and Martha Means Center for Entrepreneurial Studies

Avimanyu Datta, Ph.D., has been named the new director of the George R. and Martha Means Center for Entrepreneurial Studies.
Roberta Trites is a distinguished professor at Illinois State and is currently serving as an interim department chair in the College of Business awarded International Brothers Grimm Award.

Prestigious international award highlights the importance of professor’s research

Roberta Trites is the recipient of the 16th International Brothers Grimm Award, an honor given biannually to one global scholar who contributes outstanding research to children's literature.
Avi Datta at work on a painting

Paint what you don’t see: Business professor creates unique works of art

Assistant Professor Avi Datta is also an accomplished painter. The College of Business faculty member says there are a lot of parallels between business and art.
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Alumni return for International Business Day events

Illinois State University's international business program celebrated 35 years of awarding degrees and its more than 1,000 alumni at several events held March 31–April 1, 2016.
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ISU business professor performs in improv troupe

Terry Noel, associate professor in the Management and Quantitative Methods Department in the College of Business, is a celebrity of sorts. Noel participates regularly in a Bloomington...
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College of Business welcomes nine new faculty members

This fall the College of Business welcomes nine new faculty members:
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Barelka named chairperson for Department of Management and Quantitative Methods

Alex Barelka has been named chairperson of the Department of Management and Quantitative Methods. He began his assignment July 1.

ISU-SHRM receives outstanding student chapter award

The Society for Human Resource Management has awarded a 2013-2014 Outstanding Student Chapter designation to the Illinois State University-SHRM student chapter.
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Illinois State team wins state Human Resource Games

The Illinois State University Society for Human Resource Management (ISU-SHRM) competed in the 2014 Illinois State Human Resource Games and Case Competition hosted February 22-23 by Northern...