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Featured Alumna: Elizabeth Manuel

Posted by Cameron School of Business on Mar 31, 2017 2:00:00 PM

We recently caught up with Elizabeth Manuel, a 2011 CSB grad (B.S. Business Administration with a concentration in Marketing and a minor in Leadership Studies).

How do you feel about your educational experience at Cameron School of Business?

I truly valued my time in the CSB - from the professors to my classmates.

What was your favorite part of your degree?

I was able to study abroad in the summer of 2010 in Manchester, England and completed a few of my required marketing courses. This was a great experience to compare marketing concepts between Europe and the United States, while also visiting major businesses and organizations like Disneyland Paris and the Manchester United Football Club. 

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Topics: alumni

The Growing Demand Of Cybersecurity Professionals

Posted by Cameron School of Business on Mar 24, 2017 3:00:00 PM

Guest Blogger: Dr. Ulku Clark, Associate Professor of Management Information Systems, Cameron School of Business.

According to a report by Juniper Research, the global cost of cybercrime is estimated to be over $2 trillion by 2019. North American breaches are projected to account for about 60 percent of all data breaches - due primarily to the value of the U.S. assets - but as other countries begin to use more advanced technology, cybercrime will have a much greater global impact. 

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Topics: WITX, cyber security, MS Computer Science and Information Systems

UNCW Attends High Five Conference

Posted by Cameron School of Business on Mar 24, 2017 10:58:00 AM

Guest Blogger: Arianne Hurtado, CSB '17

I am a senior graduating May 2017 and I would just like to send a thank you to you and your amazing staff at CEN. I transferred from Wake Tech Community College during Fall 2015. I transferred to UNCW because I love the opportunity that CEN offered. I got paired with Liz Roesel after the CEN mixer last semester. We immediately connected and are constantly in communication with each other.

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Topics: alumni, Cameron Executive Network

GIVE MORE IN 24!

Posted by Cameron School of Business on Mar 21, 2017 10:19:15 AM

Hey, Seahawks! Today is the big day! We need your support - 1,000 donors to UNCW in one day unlocks a bonus gift of $75,000!

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Topics: alumni, give more in 24

Featured Alumnus: John Gelardi

Posted by Cameron School of Business on Mar 17, 2017 1:54:44 PM

We recently caught up with John Gelardi (pictured on the left, above), a December ’14 graduate from CSB who double-majored in Business Administration with a concentration in Marketing, and Film.

How do you feel about your educational experience at Cameron School of Business?

CSB was great and geared towards getting students ready for the job market. I loved that the professors had so much interest in their students’ success and invested time in seeing every student succeed after graduating. CSB made me feel ready.

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Topics: alumni

Developing Healthcare Leaders

Posted by Cameron School of Business on Mar 17, 2017 11:36:09 AM

March 2017 Editor's Note: This post was originally published in February 2017.

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Guest Blogger: Laura Gail Lunsford, PhD, Director of the UNCW Swain Center

Healthcare is big business. The Center for Disease Control reports that the United States spends 17.5 percent of the gross domestic product on healthcare. Costs are increasing and the regulatory environment is uncertain, with a commitment by the newly elected U.S. President to oversee a change to the Affordable Health Care Act. Who is prepared to lead healthcare organizations in these turbulent times?

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Topics: healthcare, Swain Center

Master of Science in Accountancy Opens Door To Exciting Careers

Posted by Cameron School of Business on Mar 17, 2017 11:35:38 AM

March 2017 Editor's Note: This post was originally published in February 2017 and has been updated for accuracy and comprehensiveness.

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Guest Blogger: Robert T. Burrus, Jr., Ph.D., Dean, Cameron School of Business

Benjamin Franklin once said, “In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.”

Even in our ever-changing political and financial climate, we expect to see continuing growth in the demand for accounting graduates, particularly those who are able to earn licensure as a Certified Public Accountant (CPA). The United States Bureau of Labor reports that accountants are enjoying the fastest job growth over all other occupations, and that growth is expected to continue through 2024.

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Topics: accounting, graduate programs, MS Accountancy

A Business School Without Walls

Posted by Cameron School of Business on Mar 17, 2017 11:35:14 AM

March 2017 Editor's Note: This post was originally published in January 2017 and has been updated for accuracy and comprehensiveness.

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Guest Blogger: Robert T. Burrus, Jr., Ph.D., Dean, Cameron School of Business

The Cameron School of Business recognized years ago that to provide an exceptional educational experience for its students, it would need to supplement the traditional approach to education that includes textbooks, Harvard Business Review articles, case studies and analysis, PowerPoint-assisted lectures and various in-class exercises with activities and experiences beyond the classroom.

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Topics: community, entrepreneurship

How to Be a Global Citizen

Posted by Cameron School of Business on Mar 17, 2017 11:34:53 AM

March 2017 Editor's Note: This post was originally published in January 2016 and has been updated for accuracy and comprehensiveness.

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Guest Blogger: Kelin Coleman, B.S. Business Administration with concentration in International Business, '17

My name is Kelin Coleman and I’m in the process of finishing the second semester of my senior year.  I’m originally from Charlotte, North Carolina, but I’ve been studying at KEDGE Business School in Marseille, France for the last year and a half as part of the TABSA program. I’m a double major in French and Business with a concentration of International Business at Cameron School of Business at UNCW- and a specialization in Finance at KEDGE Business School.

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Topics: france, international, student stories, study abroad, TABSA

Beta Gamma Sigma - The Best in Business

Posted by Cameron School of Business on Mar 17, 2017 11:34:32 AM

 

March 2017 Editor's Note: This post was originally published in January 2016 and has been updated for accuracy and comprehensiveness.

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Guest Blogger: Charise Neal, CSB, B.S. Business Administration, concentration in Accounting

How would you feel if you were given the opportunity to be in room full of people known as “the best in business”? I can tell you that it feels phenomenal. Beta Gamma Sigma (BGS) members are known around the world as “the best in business." As soon as I was invited to join this prestigious group of people, I jumped at the opportunity.

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Topics: accounting, beta gamma sigma, student stories

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Cameron School of Business at UNCW

UNCW was established as Wilmington College in 1947. The Department of Business and Economics became the Cameron School of Business in 1979. Focused on the transformation of today’s business world from the industrial age into the information age, business education at the Cameron School of Business is focused on the technical, analytical and interpersonal skills students will need to lead this fundamental change in the business world through the 21st century.

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