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2018 UIC Business Dean's Report
Tuesday, September 18, 2018

The Dean’s Report provides an annual update from UIC Business on areas of interest such as faculty research and appointments, new initiatives, student enrollment, degree programs, IGNITE Campaign progress, and other highlights from the UIC Business community. Learn more about our recent accomplishments and the growth and innovation that distinguishes UIC Business.

Best Value
Wednesday, September 12, 2018

The University of Illinois at Chicago ranked among top 10 ‘Best Value’ universities in this year’s Wall Street Journal and Times Higher Education rankings. Read more here

Maija Renko
Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Associate Professor of Entrepreneurship, Maija Renko breaks down the concept of "clustering" and how it served as an advantage to Evanston business owners on WBEZ's Curious City series, an ongoing news experiment at WBEZ Chicago, 91.5 FM. Read the full story here.  

Professors Dermot Murphy and Chang Lee
Thursday, August 2, 2018

Dermot Murphy, Assistant Professor of Finance, and Chang Lee, Assistant Professor of Finance, were recently cited in several publications including Forbes and Chicago Magazine o

Liden_Wayne
Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Bob Liden (Professor of Managerial Studies), Sandy Wayne (Professor of Managerial Studies), Hao Zhao (Ph.D in Business Administration: OB/HR Emphasis, 2006), and David Henderson (Ph.D in Business Administration: OB/HR Emphasis, 2009) are recipients of the 2018 Leadership Quarterly Decennial Article Influence Award for the most influential paper published in the journal during 2008, entitled, "Servant leadership: Development of a multidimensional measure and multilevel assessment," 

Bill O'Brien, Assistant Professor of Finance
Wednesday, May 2, 2018

William O’Brien, assistant professor of finance, received this year’s Silver Circle Award in recognition of his teaching. The award, presented since 1966, honors UIC’s best teachers, with winners selected by graduating seniors from each college. Assistant Professor O’Brien joins the 13 other faculty receiving the 2018 award and will be honored at UIC Business commencement.

Read the full UIC News story here.

US News logo with two students looking at computer
Wednesday, March 21, 2018

The UIC Business part-time MBA program moved up 19 places from last year in the 2019 U.S. News & World Report's ranking of the best part-time graduate business administration programs. The program is tied with Purdue University, George Mason University, and University of North Carolina - Charlotte.

students in classroom looking at computer
Friday, March 16, 2018

The Chicago Tribune posted an article discussing the rise of cryptocurrency classes/content in business program classrooms across Chicago universities. UIC Business Finance Professor, Gib Bassett was interviewed and is quoted about a panel discussion on bitcoin he is planning for his Chicago Exchanges MBA course later this month.

Martin Dimitrov pitches on Shark Tank
Monday, January 29, 2018

Four years ago, then a junior at Wheeling High School, Martin Dimitrov came up with an idea to solve a common problem for an assignment. From there, SnapClips was born. On Sunday, January 28, Martin and SnapClips product were featured and received investment offers on the nationally televised show, Shark Tank.

Watch the episode here.

UIC Business students win PwC Challenge Case Competition
Tuesday, November 7, 2017

On November 2, eight UIC Business student teams competed against teams from Loyola and DePaul University in the CHALLENGE business case analysis competition hosted by PwC, one of the big four international accounting firms. The CHALLENGE case competition was open to freshman and sophomore students, and included 17 teams.