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Thursday, July 31

Utah ethics awards spearheaded by Daniels Fund Ethics Initiative

A new awards program has been launched to recognize and support the ethical leadership of organizations in the state of Utah.

Applications are now open for the Utah Ethical Leadership Awards, the first of their kind in Utah. All businesses, government entities, or nonprofit organizations with ethical standards are encouraged to apply. Applications close in three weeks, on August 11th. The application is available online at utahcf.org/ethics.

Wednesday, July 30

TEK Club joining Association for Information Systems

A new affiliation for the David Eccles School of Business’s TEK Club will give students the ability to connect to a large national network of like-minded peers and professionals, attend prestigious conferences and competitions, and tap into resources previously unavailable.

Tuesday, July 22

Students reflect on Real Estate Around the World experience

The Master of Real Estate Development program at the David Eccles School of Business has always been a unique entity in higher education.

Friday, July 18

Interning at Overstock

Helena Paulos is an undergraduate Accounting major who will graduate in the spring of 2015. To help get her ready for post-graduation life, she’s working this summer on an internship at Overstock.com. She took the time to answer a few questions from Brianna Koucos, senior career counselor in the Undergraduate Career Management Center, about her experience:

 

Thursday, July 17

Businessweek compares Lassonde Studios to cutting-edge Silicon Valley corporate campuses

The Lassonde Studios – a new facility being built on the University of Utah campus for student entrepreneurs and innovators to live, create and launch companies – came into the national spotlight this week with a report by Bloomberg Businessweek.

Thursday, July 10

New startup bootcamp launched for undergrad entrepreneurs

Undergraduate entrepreneurship curriculum at the University of Utah’s David Eccles School of Business has been completely revamped with the launch of the Interdisciplinary Entrepreneurship Certificate that’s designed for all non-business majors, but also available to all students.

Wednesday, July 09

MSIS, MHA programs accepted to Western Regional Graduate Program

The David Eccles School of Business will welcome an infusion of out-of-state students into the Master of Healthcare Administration and Master of Science in Information Systems programs starting this fall.

Tuesday, July 08

Survey says: Utahns love playing outside

It doesn’t take a three-day weekend to get Utahns into the great outdoors.

With many hitting the state’s mountain trails and reservoirs over the July 4 weekend, and Pioneer Day offering another reason to vacation just a couple weeks away, a new survey shows that the majority of Utah citizens participate in outdoor recreation at least once a week, and nearly 90 percent of them say outdoor recreation is very important to them.

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