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Alpha Kappa Psi Giving Tree

Boise State Chapter of Alpha Kappa Psi (co-ed business fraternity) has partnered with Giraffe Laugh! early learning center to collect gifts for Boise families. Pick a snowflake from the decorated tree in the Jackson Commons in the Micron Business and Economics Building … (Read More) Alpha Kappa Psi Giving Tree

LLC Presented J.R. Simplot Cafe Study to Aramark

Business is down this year at the student-run J.R. Simplot Cafe in the Micron Business and Economics Building. The 29 freshmen students of the College of Business and Economics Living-Learning Community (COBE LLC) presented an analysis of the cafe for … (Read More) LLC Presented J.R. Simplot Cafe Study to Aramark

David James Recognized for Contributions to COBE

In a short ceremony Monday, November 20, David James, a custodian at the Micron Business and Economics Building, was recognized for his contribution to the College of Business and Economics. Dean Ken Petersen and Associate Dean Diane Schooley-Pettis presented David … (Read More) David James Recognized for Contributions to COBE

3rd Annual Diversity and Inclusion Summit

The College of Business and Economics (COBE) co-hosted the third annual summit on diversity and inclusion as a business driver. This year’s summit focused on the impact of inclusion. More than 150 attendees from across the business community attended.  Held … (Read More) 3rd Annual Diversity and Inclusion Summit

COBE Accountancy Graduate, Ron Crouch, Receives Distinguished Alumni Service Award

Ron Crouch (’77, BBA, accountancy) is a recipient of the Distinguished Alumni Service Award. Crouch is a retired program manager for the State of Idaho Division of Building Safety. He is the current president of the Intercollegiate Knights Alumni Chapter. … (Read More) COBE Accountancy Graduate, Ron Crouch, Receives Distinguished Alumni Service Award

Diversity and Inclusion Summit Featured in Boise Weekly

The third annual Diversity and Inclusion Summit was held yesterday at the Alumni and Friends Center. More than 30 employers, including private businesses and nonprofits, were represented at the summit. The summit was produced by COBE’s Responsible Business Inactivate. The … (Read More) Diversity and Inclusion Summit Featured in Boise Weekly

Cristina Bailey Won KPMG Best Paper Award

Cristina Bailey’s paper “Watching the Glass Ceiling: An Investigation of Financial Presentation Modality and Gender Bias” won the 2017 KPMG Best Paper Award in the American Accounting Association’s Gender Issues and Work life Balance Section. Coauthors are Steve Buchheit, University  of Alabama, … (Read More) Cristina Bailey Won KPMG Best Paper Award