News & Events

MHR Students Give Back and Get to Work

For the Thanksgiving season, 26 Huntsman School of Business Master of Human Resources students put away their text books and cell phones, gave back to the Utah community and learned what it takes to run an organization from the ground up by bottling, labeling, weighing and stacking more than 36,000 cans of beef chunks

Professor Nicole Forsgren - DevOps and the Bottom Line

MIS professor Nicole Forsgren presents her latest research at the 2014 DevOps Enterprise Summit on DevOps and the Bottom Line. Click here to watch her presentation.

Simon Prize for philanthropic leadership awarded to Jon M. Huntsman Sr.

Jon M. Huntsman Sr., founder and principal benefactor of the Huntsman Cancer Institute, was awarded the Simon Prize for Philanthropic Leadership during the Philanthropic Roundtable's annual meeting in Salt Lake City Thursday. Read more.

Huntsman School Opens New FJ Management Center for Student Success

Today, Crystal and Chuck Maggelet of FJ Management, with Dean Anderson and Pres. Albrecht, held a ribbon cutting ceremony for the new FJ Management Center for Student Success at the Huntsman School of Business. Read the story here.

Dr. Merideth Ferguson Featured on KSL

Dr. Ferguson was featured on the Deseret News National Edition Sunday morning on KSL where she discussed her latest research concerning the role spouses play in employment satisfaction. To watch the segment, go here.

Q&A With Dean Douglas D. Anderson

Douglas D. Anderson, Dean of the Jon M. Huntsman School of Business, talks about his background as a student at USU and answers questions about the future of the Huntsman School of Business.

100 Cities. 100 Entrepreneurs.

The My New Enterprise team, including Professor Mike Glauser, Director of Entrepreneurial Programs at the Huntsman School, set out for the summer by bicycle to interview 100 entrepreneurs in 100 cities across the country the prove that the American dream is changing.

Huntsman Hall

Groundbreaking for the new Huntsman Hall will soon bring a new world class building addition to the Huntsman School.
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The Huntsman Experience

Dean Douglas Anderson, students, faculty and alumni discuss the advantages the Huntsman School of Business provides.

Coming Events

November 26, 2014

Thanksgiving Holiday

COMING SPEAKERS

January 21, 2015

Jeremy Hanks
Founder and CEO, Dropship Commerce
Founder, DOBA
Topic: Innovating and Industry: Retail Supply Chain Strategies

Time: 6:00 p.m.
Location: George S. Eccles Business Building, Room 215

Analytical Rigor

BKA Content Presents to USU Huntsman School of Business Entrepreneur Club

Utah-based SEO content company BKA Content recently met with members of the Utah State University Entrepreneur Club to discuss what it takes to start and run a successful tech business. The hour-long presentation was held at the USU extension center on 2500 S. State St. in Salt Lake City, UT. Matt Secrist, the co-founder and VP of Business Development at BKA Content, and Drew Allen, the VP of Sales at BKA content, presented in front of a crowd of around 20 students from the Huntsman School of Business at USU.

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5 Habits That Boost Your Workplace Effectiveness

Are you efficient at checking things off your to-do list, or are you truly effective in getting the right things done? It’s important to know the difference between efficiency and effectiveness – and to take steps toward the latter if you hope to maximize your career success. Here are five essential – yet counterintuitive – ways to improve your on-the-job effectiveness:

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Go Global: London

Almost everyone does something fun and exciting during spring break. I also wanted to do something fun, adventurous, and worthwhile. And while a cruise or week on a beach sounded enticing, I chose to travel to London, England, with my friends from the Jon M. Huntsman School of Business.

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Entrepreneurial Spirit

MHR Students Give Back and Get to Work

Last week 26 Huntsman School of Business Master of Human Resources students put away their text books and cell phones, gave back to the Utah community and learned what it takes to run an organization from the ground up by bottling, labeling, weighing and stacking more than 36,000 cans of beef chunks for the holiday season.

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Professor Nicole Forsgren Presents DevOps and the Bottom Line

MIS professor Nicole Forsgren presents her latest research at the 2014 DevOps Enterprise Summit on DevOps and the Bottom Line.

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100 Small Towns 100 Entreprenuers

In the June 2014 Huntsman Post we mentioned that the Director of the Clark Center for Entrepreneurship, Dr. Mike Glauser, was beginning his cross-country bike trip to interview 100 entrepreneurs in 100 small towns across America.

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Ethical Leadership

Business Week Students Serve

Every year for Business Week, the Huntsman School Business Council, a group of student leaders representing all business students, puts together a service project to benefit the community. This year, they elected to serve the Huntsman Cancer Institute. In collaboration with representatives of HCI, they decided to undertake three projects: create fleece blankets, decorate composition books into journals, and write letters of encouragement.

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USU Delta Omega Chapter of Beta Alpha Psi Sets World Record-October 2014

This month the USU Delta Omega Chapter of Beta Alpha Psi achieved the prestigious Superior status, which makes them the longest concurrent superior chapter in the world. The Utah State chapter has achieved this status every year since 1977. Worldwide there are 298 active chapters representing over 17,000 members.

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Professor Chris Fawson Recipient of Student Advocacy & Support Award

On Tuesday night Dr. Chris Fawson was presented with the inaugural Excellence in Student Advocacy & Support Award. Dr. Fawson was the first recipient of the new award, which has the goal of recognizing outstanding faculty and staff who go above and beyond for students.“It was both an unexpected surprise and an extraordinary honor to be recognized by USUAS as the inaugural recipient of the Student Advocacy & Support Award,” Dr. Fawson said.

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Global Vision

California's drought has reached Biblical-plague proportions. It's time for a drastic measure.

By Professor Randy Simmons. Last January, California Governor Jerry Brown declared a State of Emergency following projections of severe drought. State bureaucrats and local officials jumped into action and mandated any number of water conservation tactics. While some have been relatively successful, most will do nothing. In fact, it appears that despite the drought, water use may have actually increased in the past year.

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How saving for retirement requires change in approach

Huntsman professor, Aspen Gorry, is quoted in the following KTAR.com article. For generations, the responsibility of paying for employees’ retirement often fell upon the companies that hired them. In the manufacturing-based economy that was the 20th-century United States, that model allowed workers to live their retirement years in relative comfort and security.

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Opportunity Scholarship: Bo Johnson

Studying abroad in the United Kingdom has been one of the most edifying experiences I’ve ever had. Participating in an exchange program is more than attending a different college; it is truly a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to develop and grow as an individual, academic, and citizen. By leaving all that is familiar behind, you will learn more about yourself and widen your perspective.

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