Accomplishments – Faculty and Staff

December 11, 2012

Congratulations to Dr. Eric Ford (DOM) whose proposal “Improved Instructor Feedback Using Peer-2-Peer Assessment Metrics has been accepted for presentation at the Lilly Conference on College and University Teaching at Greensboro to be held in February.

Congratulations to Ms. Dianne Garrett (MEHT) whose proposal “Using a Social Learning Media to Enhance Active Engagement and Group Feedback in a Business Communications Course has been accepted for presentation at the Lilly Conference on College and University Teaching at Greensboro to be held in February.

December 4, 2012

Congratulations to Esra Memili for the acceptance of her manuscript, “Non-family managers, family firms, and the winner’s curse: The influence of non-economic goals and bounded rationality,” in Entrepreneurship Theory and Practice, a top entrepreneurship journal (with J Chrisman and K. Mishra).

November 19, 2012

Dianne H.B. Welsh, Ph.D., Hayes Distinguished Professor of Entrepreneurship delivered the invited keynote address entitled, “Women Entrepreneurs and Pathways to Success” at the Third United Nations Economic Council for Europe (UNECE) Forum of Women Entrepreneurs.

Mr. Glenn Zimmerman was the 1st Place Winner of North Carolina Entrepreneurship Center 2-Minutes-to-Win-It Business Idea contest. Glen developed his business plan with a group of students (Phrin Konsa, Juanis Martinez Rodriguez, Rajvir Sangha, and Logan Sizemore) in Dr. Esra Memili’s BUS/ENT 336 class this semester.