Inside Look

MMIB Faculty and Students Participate in EKU's STEM-H Expo

MKT Faculty and MKT Club recruiting high school students at EKU’s STEM-H Expo!

Faculty and students from the Department of Management, Marketing and International Business worked together to produce a wonderful experience for the high school students at the recent EKU STEM-H Expo. 

Students, Faculty participate in SAM Workshop

SAM Workshop participants

Forty students and six faculty members participated in the Society for Advancement of Management (SAM) Business Cases, Workplace Communication, and Leadership Professional Development Workshop May 1 & 2.  Dr. Beth Polin, Assistant Professor of Management and SAM Advisor, provided the vision and leadership for the two-day event.

MMIB Faculty Receive 2015 Critical Thinking Teacher of the Year Awards

l-r: Roberson, Polin, Barthel, Vice and Awang

Four MMIB faculty members were awarded EKU's Critical Thinking Teacher of the Year Award.

Roberson Receives Golden Apple Award

l-r: Laura Barthel, Mike Roberson, Kirby Easterling, and Lana Carnes
The Department of Management, Marketing and International Business is pleased to announce Dr. Mike Roberson as the 2015 College of Business and Technology Golden Apple Award recipient.

Barthel Receives SGA Distinguished Educational Leadership Award

Laura Barthel

The Department of Management, Marketing and International Business is pleased to announce Laura Barthel as recipient of the 2015 Student Government Association Distinguished Educational Leadership Award for Exceptional Classroom Instruction.

Henry named 2015 MMIB distinguished senior

Nicole Henry

Ms. Nicole Henry has been named the 2015 Distinguished Senior for EKU's Department of Management, Marketing and International Business. She was honored during a presentation on Friday, April 7, at the School of Business College to Careers Conference.

The student is selected based on superior academic achievement, excellent leadership, citizenship, character and services to EKU.

MMIB Recognizes Distinguished Alumna and Seniors

Ms. Sharon Ritchey, MMIB Distinguished Alumnus 2015

Sharon Ritchey, Senior Executive Director and Chief Operating Officer, AXA US, was recognized by the Department of Management, Marketing, and International Business as Distinguished Alumnus for 2015.  Ms. Ritchey provided the Keynote Presentation to over 125 MMIB Seniors for their College to Careers Conference.

Lingjie Cai Participates in University Presentation Showcase

Lingjie Cai with Dr. Weiling Zhuang

Lingjie Cai, with his mentor, Dr. Weiling Zhuang, participated in the University Presentation Showcase, April 17, 2015.  Lingjie's project was: "The Impacts of Language Intensity on Email Open Rate.

Cai is a senior international student from Liupanshui, China majoring in Marketing Research and Analytics.

Richmond-Schwenningen, two schools, two continents, one project

EKU students interacting with DHBW from the perspective of the BTC classroom

Students in Professor Allen D. Engle, Sr.’s international management class in the School of Business at EKU are working long distance in four teams with students in Professor Bianka Lichtenberger’s human resources class at the Dual Hochschule Baden-Württemberg (DHBW) in Villingen-Schwenningen, Germany this spring term.

Rep. Rita Smart Leads Etiquette Dinner

Rep. Rita Smart with MMIB students and faculty

A business etiquette dinner was hosted by EKU’s Phi Beta Lambda on April 14, 2015. The dinner provided many valuable benefits to all who attended.