Fall 2017


Dean's Welcome

christopher_shook3.jpgWelcome to the fall issue of our e-newsletter! I'm thrilled about this issue because it's our first publication as the new University of Montana College of Business. I'm pleased to share this news with you, our loyal alumni and friends, because your work helped create the foundation for this success. Thank you for your support! Read more...

Featured Story


School of Business Administration Becomes College of Business

The Montana University System Board of Regents has voted to rename the University of Montana School of Business Administration to the College of Business. The unanimous vote took place at the Board of Regents meeting on Friday, Nov. 17, and is effective immediately.                                                                                                                   Read-More2.jpg


D4D.jpgDean for a Day Contest Puts Student in Charge

The winner of the second annual Dean for a Day competition swapped roles with Sprunk and Burnham Endowed Dean Chris Shook for one memorable day this fall.


Microsoft.jpgMicrosoft President Addresses Business Students

University of Montana students connected with the leader of one of the world's top companies during a Q&A session with Microsoft President Brad Smith. 


Schol.jpgEvent Honors Donors, Scholarship Recipients

The College of Business distributed more than 140 scholarships this academic year. A brunch held this fall celebrated donors and students. 


_MG_1773.JPGFinance Students Earn D.A. Davidson Award

UM business students took the second spot in the company's $50,000 investment competition and earned a prize for continued excellence. 


Student & Alumni Spotlight


Nike Internship: 'A Dream' for Undergraduate Marketing Student

When she transferred to the University of Montana from Montana State University, Skyler Anderson knew the College of Business had connections at Nike, but she never imagined she'd be one of two UM business students who intern there each year.



Alumna Shines in EY Saudi Arabia Position

After graduating with her master of accountancy, Sarah Muthna took a position in the Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, Ernst & Young office. She would be working for a "Big Four" accounting firms in the country where she grew up. It didn't take long for her to find success.





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