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Exploring Real Estate in the Bay

Exploring Real Estate in the Bay

In March of this year, I had the opportunity to travel to San Francisco with a group of students from the Huntsman School of Business to visit some very successful real estate firms in the Bay Area. We visited firms with extensive experience in property m...

Aimee Leaming Wilson - Be Kind Scholarship

Aimee Leaming Wilson - Be Kind Scholarship

The Huntsman School of Business, in partnership with OC Tanner and several USU alumnae, recently announced the creation of the Aimee Leaming Wilson Be Kind Scholarship in memory of a dear friend, sorority sister, and colleague to many True Blue Aggies. Du...

Business Class Upgrade: Utah State Magazine Spring 2018

Business Class Upgrade: Utah State Magazine Spring 2018

10 years ago, the view outside of Douglas D. Anderson’s muted wood-paneled ground-floor office was anything but memorable, especially compared to the bright space he now occupies overlooking snow-capped Cache Valley.

Alumni Awards

Alumni Awards

Following an icon like Larry H. Miller as CEO of the company that bears his name can be intimidating, but then again Clark Whitworth, this year’s Distinguished Executive Alumnus, had a good teacher— Larry Miller.

Winter 2018 Huntsman Alumni Magazine

Winter 2018 Huntsman Alumni Magazine

Learn about what is happening at the Huntsman School of Business.

Carrying a Culture: Huntsman Entrepreneur Brings Guatemala Home with Hand-woven Wallets

Carrying a Culture: Huntsman Entrepreneur Brings Guatemala Home with Hand-woven Wallets

Andy Thunell’s eyes gleamed with passion as he recounted his recent visit back to Guatemala. During that visit, Thunell was approached by a mother and her 3-year-old daughter, who had just finished her very first weave. The little girl proudly held up

10th Anniversary Celebration: Paul Huntsman Talks about father’s legacy

10th Anniversary Celebration: Paul Huntsman Talks about father’s legacy

On November 30, 2017, we celebrated the 10th anniversary of the naming of the USU College of Business as the Jon M. Huntsman School of Business. Paul Huntsman, publisher of the Salt Lake Tribune, and son of Jon and Karen Huntsman, spoke to students, facul...

Former Deloitte CEO Shares Career Advice

Former Deloitte CEO Shares Career Advice

Jim Quigley’s mother was a school teacher; his father, a forest ranger, and he grew up in the tiny town of Kanosh, Utah, with a graduating class of 91 students. Yet from those humble beginnings, Quigley rose to become CEO of Deloitte, the leading professi...

Huntsman Scholar Program Welcomes New Assistant Director

Huntsman Scholar Program Welcomes New Assistant Director

Thanks to the generous donations of the Huntsman Family, Koch Foundation, and others, the Huntsman School has been able to continuously innovate student curriculum and programming. One key program that has recently undergone an innovative shift is the Hun...

Huntsman Leadership Summit Highlights Characteristics of Successful Leaders

Huntsman Leadership Summit Highlights Characteristics of Successful Leaders

On Friday, September 29, 2017, two partner investors, two CEOs and one vice president spoke on a panel at the Huntsman Leadership Summit to conclude Business Week at Utah State University.

Leonard J. Arrington Centennial Conference

Leonard J. Arrington Centennial Conference

This July, the Jon M. Huntsman School of Business was honored to host the Leonard J. Arrington Centennial Conference, sponsored by Cache Valley Bank and Siegfried—Jensen.

Homecoming Alumni Tailgate Party - October 10, 2017

Homecoming Alumni Tailgate Party - October 10, 2017

Join us at the Homecoming Game against Wyoming on October 14th. We will be tailgating with Leila’s Luau food truck, Baked. Chocolate chip cookies, games, and Huntsman swag. Please RSVP to Brynn.Mortensen@usu.edu.

Huntsman School Welcomes Incoming Freshmen

Huntsman School Welcomes Incoming Freshmen

The Jon M. Huntsman School of Business will host four Huntsman Welcome socials this Summer for incoming direct admit students and Huntsman Scholars. Several gracious alumni are hosting the socials at their homes along the Wasatch Front. These events will

At the Top of Their Game

At the Top of Their Game

Huntsman alumni are leading lives of distinction around the world.

How We're Building Huntsman

How We're Building Huntsman

Karen and I met while crossing the Quad at USU, and our experience at Utah State shaped our lives.

USU Announces $50 million gift

USU Announces $50 million gift

Utah State University announced today a major expansion of its highly selective Huntsman Scholar Program and the launch of the Center for Growth and Opportunity thanks to a joint $50 million gift to the Jon M. Huntsman School of Business from the Huntsman...

Board Member Named CEO

Board Member Named CEO

Board Member Named CEO

Thought Leader Visiting Huntsman

Thought Leader Visiting Huntsman

Thought Leader Visiting Huntsman

Board Members Set Example

Board Members Set Example

Jan 2017 Best Companies Recognition

How I’m Building Huntsman - Theresa Foxley, ‘04

How I’m Building Huntsman - Theresa Foxley, ‘04

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 di...

Leadership is Responsibility

Leadership is Responsibility

We can be a leader every day by living our lives with integrity and mutual respect towards those who come in contact with us. When you are a leader of a team you have an obligation to do the best you can to help guide everyone to a common vision. A true l...

2016 Distinguished Executive Alumnus - Dr. Stephen Neeleman, ‘94

2016 Distinguished Executive Alumnus - Dr. Stephen Neeleman, ‘94

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

Aggie Alumnus Joins Huntsman Development Team

Aggie Alumnus Joins Huntsman Development Team

The Huntsman School has welcomed Aggie alumnus Sam Brand as a development officer. Prior to joining the Huntsman School, Sam provided development strategy, campaign counsel, as well as marketing insights for various organizations, including the telecommu

My Excellent Summer Adventure

My Excellent Summer Adventure

Last month I packed up my suitcase, kissed my wife and two little boy’s goodbye, and hit the road on an epic road trip traveling with Dr. Mike Glauser, the Executive Director of the Jon M. Huntsman School’s Clark Center for Entrepreneurship. We spent two

Crossing the Desert for Cancer

Crossing the Desert for Cancer

Jon M. Huntsman School of Business alumnus Kaden Comadena (BA ’10) has taken the challenge to ‘dare mighty things’ seriously. The International Business graduate recently completed the Marathon des Sables. A six day, 159-mile race across the Sahara Desert...

3 Ways to Attract Success After Graduation

3 Ways to Attract Success After Graduation

Most of us think that success is something we pursue, but I believe Jim Rohn was right when he said, “Success is something you attract by the person you become.” I want to share with you three things that I have found to be foundational to success.

Huntsman Alumni Magazine - Special Issue

Huntsman Alumni Magazine - Special Issue

Read the Special Issue of the Huntsman Alumni Magazine that showcases the Grand Opening of Huntsman Hall.

Huntsman Hall Grand Opening - March 16, 2016

Huntsman Hall Grand Opening - March 16, 2016

Our community of students, faculty, staff, alumni, and friends turned out in force on March 16 to help us open the Jon M. Huntsman Hall. Watch a highlight of the grand opening ceremonies.

Huntsman Hall Grand Opening Event

Huntsman Hall Grand Opening Event

On March 16, 2016, the newest building on the Utah State University campus opened its doors. The Jon M. Huntsman Hall, a 125,000 sq. ft, building, will allow the entire Huntsman School community of students, faculty, staff, alumni, and friends to gather i...

Opening of Jon M. Huntsman Hall

Opening of Jon M. Huntsman Hall

Dreams do come true. On March 16, 2016, the newest building on the Utah State University campus opened its doors. The Jon M. Huntsman Hall, a 125,000 sq. ft, building, will allow the entire Huntsman School community of students, faculty, staff, alumni, an...

3 Hired by Goldman Sachs

3 Hired by Goldman Sachs

Congratulations to three Huntsman students who recently received full-time offers as financial analysts in the highly sought after Investment Banking Division of Goldman Sachs. The Huntsman School of Business was the only institution to place three studen...

Annual Report 2015: Highlights

Annual Report 2015: Highlights

The Annual Report 2015: video is a highlight of some of the amazing experiences we had the opportunity to take part in at the Huntsman School. We remain ever so grateful to the entire Huntsman School community of students, faculty, staff, alumni, and frie...

Paying it Forward - Tyler Olsen

Paying it Forward - Tyler Olsen

Tyler Olsen, proud Huntsman School of Business alumnus and long-time supporter, gives back to help ensure that talented Huntsman students don’t miss out on realizing their potential because of finances.

The Digital Revolution

The Digital Revolution

MIS department head, Dave Olsen, says that the department saw the revolution coming. “We have had an agricultural revolution, industrial revolution, and information revolution, and now an as of yet to be named, digital revolution,” Dr. Olsen said. A few

The Digital Revolution

The Digital Revolution

MIS department head, Dave Olsen, says that the department saw the revolution coming. “We have had an agricultural revolution, industrial revolution, and information revolution, and now an as of yet to be named, digital revolution,” Dr. Olsen said. A few

Wendy Bosshardt - Student Success Story

Wendy Bosshardt - Student Success Story

Wendy shares her experiences at the Huntsman School of Business and her life-changing extracurricular activities.

Larzette G. Hale

Larzette G. Hale

Larzette Hale, a mighty force in the lives of all she touched, passed away on Thursday, February 5, 2015. Dr. Hale was an accounting faculty member and department head of the School of Accountancy from 1971 to 1990.

USU Honors Two Huntsman Grads

USU Honors Two Huntsman Grads

Two graduates of the Huntsman School, Blake Kirby, Accounting, ’92, and David Miller, Finance, ’87, were honored by Utah State University with Distinguished Alumnus Awards at the annual Founders Day celebration.

Alumnus Named CEO of Buffett Company

Alumnus Named CEO of Buffett Company

Justin Wheeler, Finance and French, ’95, has been appointed as the CEO of Berkadia Commercial Mortgage, LLC. After graduating from USU, Wheeler worked for a small private equity firm and then went on to earn his MBA from Brigham Young University. He spent...

Business, Conscience, Service

Business, Conscience, Service

Businessman and philanthropist Bob Gay visited the Huntsman School on November 13, and delivered an incredible talk about business, conscience, and service.

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

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...

Professor Nicole Forsgren Presents DevOps and the Bottom Line

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.

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

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.

Huntsman School Opens New FJ Management Center for Student Success
Always an Aggie: Sterling Morris

Always an Aggie: Sterling Morris

When looking for the best college and academic experience available, Sterling Morris chose Utah State University. Sterling graduated from USU with a Master’s degree in Management Information Systems along with earning two Bachelor’s degrees in Economics a...

Dr. Vern Buehler Remembered

Dr. Vern Buehler Remembered

Dr. Vern Buehler, a heralded professor, philanthropist, and US Army veteran, passed away on July 25, 2014. “Dr. Buehler is one of the greatest examples of giving, ambition and talent I have had the pleasure of knowing. I feel blessed to call him one of my...

Minority Entrepreneurs Face Added Challenges

Minority Entrepreneurs Face Added Challenges

Sterling Bone, an assistant professor at the Jon M. Huntsman School of Business, recently completed research that shows entrepreneurs who are minorities face more obstacles to success than their Caucasian counterparts.

Huntsman Professor's Entrepreneurial Bike Tour to 100 Towns in America

Huntsman Professor's Entrepreneurial Bike Tour to 100 Towns in America

Dr. Mike Glauser, director of Clark Center for Entrepreneurship, and his team are heading out on the cross-country bicycle trip of lifetime to tell the story of small-business owners all along Main Street USA.

Student's Business Gaining Momentum

Student's Business Gaining Momentum

During Josh Light's first year at USU, he participated in a competition for extra credit.

“My executive summary was so bad that I didn’t advance to the second round,” Light said. “I later took a class from Dan Holland, and he made us do an elevat...

Alumni and Students Launch Campaign

Alumni and Students Launch Campaign

Huntsman alumni Craig Morris and Nate Bradshaw knew that Snap would be a success at first glance. The Snap product was originally invented by Eric Child, whose recent invention Fiberfix was featured on ABC’s Shark Tank, but who did not have the time capac...

Another Elijah Watt Sells Winner - April 2014

Another Elijah Watt Sells Winner - April 2014

We are pleased to announce that another recent graduate from Utah State's School of Accountancy has received the Elijah Watt Sells Award. We congratulate Tyson Irwin on this prestigious accomplishment. Tyson was among the 94,000+ candidates who sat for th...

Fatbikes Leading to Fat Money for Student Entrepreneur

Fatbikes Leading to Fat Money for Student Entrepreneur

Some say that ultimate happiness in a career happens when you combine what you love with what makes you money.

At the age of 21, Spencer Bailey, international business & finance, ‘15, has done just that.

His business idea started by find...

Triple Major Jim Allred Shares Path to Success and How Peers Can Do the Same

Triple Major Jim Allred Shares Path to Success and How Peers Can Do the Same

The Jon M. Huntsman School of Business, despite being one of the oldest business schools west of the Mississippi, is a “start-up” compared to some nationally recognized institutions. Yes, the school has made dramatic steps toward national prominence in th...