PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Temple University will pay the U.S. Department of Education $700,000 to settle claims regarding years of falsified data submitted to U.S. News & World Report.
CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Clemson University has received its largest gift ever, a $60 million donation for its new business school.
The donor is a South Carolina businessman, W.O. “Billy"...
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Former Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam and his family have made a gift of $40 million to the Haslam College of Business at the University of Tennessee, the school...
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Two successful graduates are committing $6 million to help the University of Michigan expand opportunities for minorities and students from low-income backgrounds who want...
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Pennsylvania's top prosecutor settled with Temple University on Thursday regarding years of falsified data submitted to U.S. News & World Report.
WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (AP) — Business students at William & Mary will soon work with technology that automates mundane tasks for businesses and governments.
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — The University of Virginia's business school has received a $68 million donation from a former student.
The gift from investor and alumnus Frank M. Sands Sr. is...
NEW YORK (AP) — Many small business owners who never went to business school feel at a loss when they're trying to assess their companies' finances, managing their staffers or marketing their...
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The former dean of Temple University's business school has filed a $25 million defamation lawsuit against the school and its president for firing him over falsified data...
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The University of Richmond in Virginia has announced its new business school dean.
The Richmond Times-Dispatch reports that Miguel "Mickey" Quiñones will start in July...
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The business college at Loyola University New Orleans has a new dean.
The university announced in a Monday news release that Michael L. Capella has accepted the role of...
LYNCHBURG, Va. (AP) — Outgoing Republican U.S. Rep. Dave Brat has been named the new dean of Liberty University's business school.
The nation's most high-profile evangelical university announced Brat's hiring Wednesday.
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — The University of Illinois Gies College of Business is now behind football coach Lovie Smith when he answers questions about the team.
The business college's name is emblazoned on the backdrop for Smith's press conferences. It is part of a "branding" effort by the business college, which was named after donors Larry and Beth Gies a year ago.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) — The University of Alabama plans to construct another new academic building in Tuscaloosa.
The business school on Friday announced a program to construct a $60 million, 108,000-square-foot hall that will include 22 classrooms and dozens of other spaces centered around a three-story atrium.
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (AP) — Purdue University is dropping the name of the Papa John's founder from a business school program amid controversy over his use of a racial slur, while his Indiana alma mater announced Friday it is keeping its public ties with John Schnatter.
Purdue's Board of Trustees voted unanimously Friday to offer Schnatter a refund of the $8 million donation that was announced in April with the renaming of the John H. Schnatter Center for Economic Research.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Pennsylvania's Attorney General is looking into allegations that Temple University's business school provided false data to boost the rankings of its online program.
Attorney General Josh Shapiro says he's asked the Bureau of Consumer Protection to examine the case, including Temple's business and marketing practices.
He says he sent a letter Friday to the university's president to expect a detailed demand for answers.
DENVER (AP) — Regis' College of Business and Economics will be named the Anderson College of Business after an alumnus who gave the university $10 million.
School officials say the gift from Andy Anderson, president and CEO of a construction services firm based in Minnesota, is the single largest in school history. The 1990 Regis business graduate says he has relied heavily on his Jesuit education to make the right business decisions to serve his customers and his community.
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — A $15 million donation will enable every member of the University of Virginia's incoming class of full-time MBA students to receive paid trips abroad.
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Fidelity Bank and its owners have donated $1 million toward of a new business school at Wichita State University.
The university announced the donation Wednesday from the bank, its foundation and bank's owners, the Bastian family. The donation brings total private donations for the building to $11.5 million.
Fidelity Bank's chairman and CEO Clark Bastian says Wichita State played an important role in his education.
MONTEVALLO, Ala. (AP) — The University of Montevallo received the largest gift in the school's history going toward a new building for it business school.
A $3.6 million gift was donated to the University of Montevallo's Stephens College of Business, Al.com reported . The school made the announcement Thursday.
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The dean of the University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Business is resigning after just one semester.
The Wisconsin State Journal reports that Dean Anne Massey told faculty and staff she'll join the faculty after her resignation takes effect Dec. 31.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The University of Minnesota is trying to keep its master of business administration programs as schools across the country are closing their programs because of declining enrollment.
Full-time MBA enrollment across the U.S. has dropped 20 percent from 2006 to 2016, according to a report from the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. Enrollment in specialized master's degree programs has almost doubled in that same time period, the report said.
GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) — The East Carolina University College of Business has received a $2 million commitment that will allow students in various fields to collaborate for innovation and entrepreneurship.
Jennifer and Van Isley of Raleigh made the commitment, which was announced on Wednesday.
College of Business Dean Stan Eakins said the commitment will be able to work with each other, build out their ideas and develop a plan to bring those ideas to market.
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The University of Wisconsin School of Business has backed off a proposal that could have eliminated its full-time Master of Business Administration program.
HONOLULU (AP) — University of Hawaii alumnus and real estate investor Jay Shidler has donated a collection of mainland commercial properties to his alma mater's business school, which could earn the university $7 billion throughout the next century.
The 71-year-old's donation is the largest University of Hawaii has received in its 110-year history. Shidler, who the university's business school is named after, donated his stakes in land under 11 office and hotel buildings in nine mainland cities.
PHOENIX (AP) — Jerry Colangelo has been an owner of the NBA's Phoenix Suns, Major League Baseball's Arizona Diamondbacks and the Phoenix Mercury of the WNBA. He's been an owner of indoor soccer and football teams, was executive director of USA Basketball and has been chairman of the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame since 2009.
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan State University says construction of its new $60 million Business Pavilion is expected to be completed in 2019.
A groundbreaking is taking place Friday on the project, which the East Lansing school says will transform the way students learn and give the Eli Broad College of Business a competitive edge among business schools.
AMES, Iowa (AP) — Officials say a family foundation has committed $7 million to add classroom and other space for the Iowa State University College of Business in Ames.
SAULT STE. MARIE, Mich. (AP) — Lake Superior State University is celebrating its past and future with a building dedication.
The school in the Upper Peninsula city of Sault Ste. Marie held a ceremony Friday for R.W. Considine Hall. The university renovated and expanded South Hall, originally built in the early 1900s as barracks for an Army fort.
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EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A $62 million expansion project for Michigan State University's business school is being designed as a pavilion, and is aiming to catch the eyes of Google or Apple executives.
The university's Board of Trustees voted unanimously to approve the project on April 13. The school has so far raised a little less than half of the projected cost, the Lansing State Journal (http://on.lsj.com/2omXUdM ) reported.
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia University is tearing down a former basketball fieldhouse where Jerry West and Hot Rod Hundley thrived to make way for a business school complex.
The university says in a news release that the College of Business and Economics complex will be located where Stansbury Hall now sits.
The building was known as the WVU Field House when Hundley played there from 1954 to 1957 and West from 1956 to 1960.
CORNELL, N.Y. (AP) — Cornell University officials say the Ivy League school will use a household products company's $150 million gift to bolster the college's business schools.
H. Fisk Johnson, chairman and CEO of Racine, Wisconsin-based S.C. Johnson & Son, Inc., joined Cornell officials in Ithaca on Tuesday night to outline the plans for the donation, the largest made to the university's upstate campus.
DURHAM, N.H. (AP) — A 1977 graduate of the University of New Hampshire plans to give the school $8 million for scholarships and other programs that benefit students at the university's business school.
Judith Blake, a retired marketing executive from Portsmouth, says she believes that in a state like New Hampshire, one person really can make a difference. Her bequest builds on an endowed scholarship she created for business students more than a decade ago.
PISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP) — A former Rutgers University student accused of returning to its business school and stabbing a faculty member, another student and himself is facing attempted-murder charges.
Middlesex County prosecutors say 25-year-old Joshua Thompson faces two counts of attempted murder and two weapons counts. Bail was set at $1 million.
CINCINNATI (AP) — The University of Cincinnati has been gifted $11 million for the construction of a new business school facility from the family of the college's namesake, Carl Linder Jr.
Officials say the donation is the largest ever received by the business college in its 110-year history.
The funding will go toward the new four-story Linder College of Business building, which is expected to open on the university's main campus in fall 2019.
MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — The $60 million College of Business Administration building at Kansas State University officially opened for use this semester.
The building is a little over 160,000 square feet and is the culmination of more than five years of planning, fundraising and collaboration.
The college's senior director of development Darin Russell says officials wanted the building to have a corporate feel, but blend in with the campus.
DETROIT (AP) — Auto parts supplier Lear Corp. plans to give Wayne State University $2.5 million to help build an auditorium in the new Mike Ilitch School of Business.
Matt Simoncini, president and CEO of Southfield-based Lear, tells the Detroit Free Press (http://on.freep.com/2cJ8x7A ) that the university "has been a great partner to Lear."