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Associate Professor of Entrepreneurship, Maija Renko

Strength in Numbers: Maija Renko Discusses "Clustering" on WBEZ

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…

Dermot Murphy, Assistant Professor of Finance, and Chang Lee, Assistant Professor of Finance

Above the Fold: A Look at Metropolitan Financial Strength

Dermot Murphy, Assistant Professor of Finance, and Chang Lee, Assistant Professor of Finance, were recently cited in several publications including Forbes and Chicago Magazine on their paper, “Financing Dies in Darkness? The Impact of Newspaper Closures on Public Finance,”…

Professor Bill O'Brien

Bill O'Brien Receives 2018 Silver Circle Award

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…

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Bitcoin 101: Cryptocurrency Classes Cropping up at Area Colleges

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…

Crain's Guide to Colleges Cover

Crain’s 2017 Guide to Colleges Showcases UIC Business

This year’s Crain’s Guide to Colleges features UIC Business programs and staff prominently. Specifically, Assistant Dean for Student Recruitment Alanna O’Connor discusses special programs including the Business Scholars and financial aid.

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Abel Galvan Wins Silver Circle Award

UIC Business students presented Abel Galvan with a Silver Circle Award in recognition of outstanding undergraduate teaching.