Huntsman Alumni Magazine - Fall 2016

Cover Story

Lead With Distinction

A few weeks ago I had the distinct pleasure of spending a day with Dick Motta, a great Aggie who spent a lifetime teaching young men about basketball and life. Motta won at every level of coaching, leading Grace High School to the Idaho state championship...

Features

2016 Distinguished Executive Alumnus

The idea for HealthEquity, one of the nation’s largest health savings custodians, was germinated in a class at USU during Steve Neeleman’s sophomore year. “I took this class, medical sociology, taught by Reed Geertsen, and it really opened my eyes to the ...

How I’m Building Huntsman

From snowy walks up Old Main Hill, to thundering basketball games in the Dee Glen Smith Spectrum, to late night study sessions in the library, I loved my time at Utah State University and the opportunities it offered me. Attending USU opened my eyes to d...

Leadership in the Classroom

In September of 2014, Dean Douglas Anderson called me into his office. Inspired by efforts at Boston College, he wanted to create a course that would help students see the field of business in a holistic manner and create a set of expectations for incomin...

On Our Bookshelf

Stain-resistant carpet, stretch denim jeans, absorbent diapers, and the connectors in cellphones are just a few of the products made by Koch Industries, a $100 billion privately-held company with over 100,000 employees in 60 countries. How did this compan...

Be the Difference.

At the Huntsman School, we believe in rewarding students who work hard to live up to our school motto to “Dare Mighty Things”, but we can’t do that without your support. Our goal to reach $2.5 million per year in Direct Student Support by 2020 is ambitiou...

Dean's Message

This year, July 1 was a personal milestone: It marked my tenth year as dean of the Huntsman School. It has been a singular honor to serve in this role, and to see the progress our School has made, with the help of so many of you. In those ten years, we ha...

How I Spent My Summer

Last summer, I had the opportunity to visit businesses and learn about culture in Vietnam, Thailand, and China with the Global Learning Experiences Program at the Huntsman School of Business. This experience has been the highlight of my college experience...