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Executive Eagle Newsletter 
Spring 2016
Dr. Jeff Russell, Dean, College of Business and Economics
A Message From the Dean
This issue of the e-Executive Eagle Newsletter includes a mix of tradition and new initiatives. While the annual Ford Lecture always brings an exciting new perspective from world-class business leaders, Peter Linneman has been sponsoring these speakers for over ten years, so the event definitely qualifies as a tradition. From an administration perspective, significant changes are also in process as President Campo continues to settle in as President and Todd Marshall moves forward as the new Associate Provost for Online, Graduate, and Adult programs. We will welcome a new Provost... (Read More)

Students' Innovative Thinking Opens Doors
 Entrepreneurship Club students are not just learning about successful business ventures by sitting in a classroom. They are starting their own! The idea is to bring a Schar-style of service to Dauch sometime this March.... (Read More)
COBE Cafe blueprint

13th annual Ford Lecture with Peter Linneman, Dr.Lucille Ford, and Jolanta Bott, Executive VP of Paramount Group Inc.
Spotlight on Alumnus: Peter Linneman '73
The Dauch College of Business and Economics is fortunate to have many successful alumni who support the college in a variety of ways. This letter features Dr. Peter Linneman 73'... (Read More)

Ashland University student, Edward Hunt
In My Own Words: Ed Hunt
During summer 2013, I interned with the Fortune 100 Company PepsiCo in their sales and marketing department. During my internship, I managed the Pepsi accounts of restaurants and gas stations in Fairfield County in Connecticut and tailored their products to the consumers in their market... (Read More)

Dauch COBE Partners with Ethiopian College
Dr. Ray Jacobs, Associate Dean and Chair of the MBA program in the Dauch College of Business and Economics, first met Dr. Gemechis Desta Buba, President of Leadstar, at a meeting on mission opportunities held at Trinity Lutheran Church in Ashland. From this initial meeting grew a relationship that led to multiple trips to Ethiopia by Dr. Jacobs and a formal relationship between Ashland University and Leadstar designed to assist Leadstar in developing its own MBA program in order to provide a high quality, affordable, and accessible education to students in Ethiopia... (Read More)

Top Students Honored
Delta Mu Delta International Honor Society in Business at Ashland University recognizes only the most outstanding students in business. Hailee Miller, a junior Marketing major and Business Management minor,shared what it means to her to be a part of Delta Mu Delta: "Being inducted to Delta Mu Delta means a lot to me because it shows how much hard work and dedication I have put in throughout my time at AU. I feel so honored to be a part of such an amazing organization"... (Read More)
Graduate Inductees:
FRONT (left-right) Stacy Joy Davidson, Melissa Davis, Syed Ashif Iqbal, Michelle R. Neville, Lisa M. Ormiston, Karrie M. Haight, Holli L. Bibler, Renyi Teng, Threse Marie Novotny, Lisa M. Brainard
BACK(left-right) Michele Renee Allen, Fahmid Rahman Swaikat, Md. Ariful Islam, Benjamin James Carlisle, TImothy E. Schultz, Michael R. Storesina, Matthew David McNamara, Matthew P. Maxymiv, John H. Lewers III, Barbara J. Markland
NOT PICTURED: Md. Ali Zayed Lasker, Christine L. Niswender

Undergraduate Inductees_ FRONT _left-right__ Kayla Gowdy_ Melissa Emilie Haber_ Shannon L. Read_ Sergio Sanchis Peris_ Edward Elliot Hunt_ Jamie L. Waltz_ Deborah Ann Kopcak_ Brittney Kay Thorne_ Hailee Nicole Miller_ Hannah J. Betz BACK _left-right__ Teah Kullman_ Madison Paige Wright_ Morgan Therese Hall_ Johnathan T. Benko_ Dakota Richard Zimmerman_ David J. Shaffer_ Cole A. Lautzenheiser_ Alexander James McHugh_ Bruce W. Richards_ Makenna Leigh Myers_ Rachel Marie McGugin NOT PICTURED_ Austin C. Gallogly
Undergraduate Inductees:
FRONT (left-right) Kayla Gowdy, Melissa Emilie Haber, Shannon L. Read, Sergio Sanchis Peris, Edward Elliot Hunt, Jamie L. Waltz, Deborah Ann Kopcak, Brittney Kay Thorne, Hailee Nicole Miller, Hannah J. Betz
  BACK (left-right) Teah Kullman, Madison Paige Wright, Morgan Therese Hall, Johnathan T. Benko, Dakota Richard Zimmerman, David J. Shaffer, Cole A. Lautzenheiser, Alexander James McHugh, Bruce W. Richards, Makenna Leigh Myers, Rachel Marie McGugin
  NOT PICTURED: Austin C. Gallogly


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Upcoming Events:
March 20th-22nd: Enactus Regional Competition
March 22nd: IS day and IS Advisory Council Meeting
March 30th: Gordon E Heffern Luncheon and Lecture by Dr. Carlos Campo - President, Ashland University
March 30th-31st: Eric Wiedenmann, President, Market Development Group, Inc. visit with classes
March 29th-April 2nd: Eagle Investment Group New York trip
April 5th: Burton D. Morgan Lecture & Luncheon
April 13th-15th: Engage Competition for Eagle Investment Students
April 17th: Honors Convocation
April 18th: Emerson Scholars Recognition Luncheon
April 22nd: Luncheon and Lecture by Gus Sauter, former CIO The Vanguard Group
April 23rd: Spring Open House
April 24th: Leadership Awards
May 14th: Commencement
June 26th-August 7th: COBE in Taiwan Trip

For further information on any of these events, please contact Dean Russell's office.
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