Gannon University School of Business Receives Accreditation Again

Gannon University’s Dahlkemper School of Business has received accreditation status from the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs. The school received accreditation in June. The school has received accreditation for the maximum period of 10 years after reaffirming its accreditation back in 2010. It was the first business school to receive national accreditation for … More Gannon University School of Business Receives Accreditation Again

Dr. Augustine Boayke Becomes the Ninth President of Essex County College

Dr. Augustine Boakye is Essex County College’s 9th President, assuming the leadership position on July 21, 2020. Dr. Boakye started his Essex County College career in 2009 as an Associate Professor of Economics. In 2013, he was named Chair of the Division of Business. For the past year, he has served as Acting Dean of … More Dr. Augustine Boayke Becomes the Ninth President of Essex County College

WGU North Carolina to Grant Online Access Scholarships to Close the Digital Divide Learning Gap

Scholarships will provide high-speed internet for students in North Carolina WGU North Carolina, an affiliate of national online nonprofit Western Governors University (WGU), has announced a new Online Access Scholarship program that will grant high-speed internet access and provide devices to WGU students who need and can’t afford them. WGU’s $1 million national scholarship program … More WGU North Carolina to Grant Online Access Scholarships to Close the Digital Divide Learning Gap

Lesley University Appoints Dr. Jonathan Jefferson as Chief Academic Officer and Provost

Lesley University, in Cambridge, recently announced the appointment of Dr. Jonathan Jefferson as chief academic officer and provost. Jefferson, who was named interim provost in June, has chaired the university’s Business Management Division, where he has been a professor since 2015. He led the faculty assembly in the 2019-20 school year and was its vice … More Lesley University Appoints Dr. Jonathan Jefferson as Chief Academic Officer and Provost

ACBSP Mourns the Death of Steven Frumkin, Dean of FIT’s Jay and Patty Baker School of Business and Technology

Steven Frumkin, dean of the Jay and Patty Baker School of Business and Technology at the Fashion Institute of Technology, died Thursday in Miami. The cause was COVID-19.  “With Dean Frumkin’s passing, we have lost a most valuable member of our community,” said FIT’s president, Dr. Joyce F. Brown. “Through his leadership, he not only … More ACBSP Mourns the Death of Steven Frumkin, Dean of FIT’s Jay and Patty Baker School of Business and Technology

Dr. Bruce Stetar Appointed Chair of the 2020-21 ACBSP Board of Directors

Dr. Bruce Stetar, Associate Dean/Academic Program Director at Western Governors University in Salt Lake City, Utah, has assumed the office of Chair of the 2020-21 Board of Directors for the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) http://www.acbsp.org, the first global accrediting body to accredit business, accounting, and business-related programs at all degree levels, … More Dr. Bruce Stetar Appointed Chair of the 2020-21 ACBSP Board of Directors

Teaching in a Student-Centered World: International Best of Regions Excellence Award

Congratulations to the following members who were selected as a “Best of Regions” presenter during the regional meetings held this past fall and winter. Titles are listed below. A detailed description is available for all sessions in the conference theme track, Teaching in a Student-Centered World. All presentations selected as a “Best of Regions” are … More Teaching in a Student-Centered World: International Best of Regions Excellence Award

Teaching Excellence Award Winners

Sara Kiser Teaching Excellence Alabama State University, Region 3 Sara Kiser is a recipient of the Teaching Excellence Award. Watch Testimonial Ranjita Banerjee Teaching Excellence C. K. Shah Vijapurwala Institute of Management, Region 10 Ranjita Banerjee is a recipient of the Teaching Excellence Award. Watch Testimonial Mitra Kiamanesh Teaching Excellence Capilano University, Region 11 Mitra … More Teaching Excellence Award Winners

ACBSP Celebrates the Largest Accreditation Class in its 32-Year History

The Accreditation Class of 2019-20 is comprised of 66 colleges and universities from 15 countries with business programs accredited or reaffirmed by ACBSP. Several colleges and universities were the first in their respective countries to achieve specialized business accreditation, including: Charisma University, Turks & Caicos; Ningbo University of Technology and Shanghai Business School, China; Rafik … More ACBSP Celebrates the Largest Accreditation Class in its 32-Year History