Bartley Business Journal

VSB Selected as Winner of Three 2015 MARCOM Awards
Villanova School of Business Selected as Winner of Three 2015 MARCOM Awards
VSB won three 2015 MARCOM awards in an international competition recognizing the creativity of marketing and communications professionals whose work set new benchmarks for the industry. Winners were selected from 6,000 entries representing 34 countries. VSB earned three awards and one honorable mention:
  • Platinum award for the Dean’s Fund for Strategic Initiatives Annual Report
  • Gold award for the Center for Global Leadership Annual Report
  • Gold award for the Applied Finance Lab video
  • Honorable mention for the faculty video in the Dean’s App                                Read more.
Call for Mentors
Call for Mentors!

VSB alumni - are you interested in mentoring a VSB student in a one-on-one relationship? We are now recruiting mentors to work with undergraduate and graduate student mentees. Mentoring is a great opportunity to connect with a student, share your industry insights and offer advice on networking, job searching, leadership development and more! Email vsb.mentoring@villanova.edu for additional information.

MBA Alumni Association
MBA Alumni Association

The MBA Alumni Association is now an official affinity group at the University. This organization was formed to enhance the value of the Villanova MBA by engaging alumni and current students through professional development, networking, mentoring and lifelong learning. Check out our upcoming events!

ICE Challenge IdeaBounce
Three winning VSB teams at the 2015 ICE Challenge IdeaBounce®

The ICE Challenge, a requirement for all first-year business, engineering and nursing students, allows the top teams to move on to the ICE Challenge IdeaBounce® where they compete against each other, encouraging cross-college innovation, creativity and entrepreneurship. The teams give a 90-second pitch which is then scored by a panel of industry and university judges with varied backgrounds. This year, three VSB teams were among the top five winning teams. Congratulations to Coffee Drops, Brace Yourself and Present Pal! Read more.

Envestnet
Villanova School of Business Selected to Participate in Envestnet Institute’s Wealth Management Certification Program

VSB was selected as one of nine universities to participate in the Envestnet Institute On Campus pilot program, a wealth management e-learning platform and certificate program. This semester, 22 VSB students - 17 undergraduates and five graduate students - are participating in the program. Read more.

DECEMBER 2015

Upcoming Events

Villanova MBA Information Session
Wed., Jan. 13, 2016
6 p.m.
Center City
For more MBA events, click here.

VU Women in Tech
Sat., Jan. 30, 2016
8:15 a.m. - 2:15 p.m.
Bartley Hall


More VSB News

What’s the best sports record ever? Researchers offer their top 10
Research by Drs. Matthew Liberatore, Bret Myers and Robert Nydick appeared in this Sports Illustrated article.

"Star Wars" - The Marketing Awakens
Dr. Charles R. Taylor talks about Star Wars product marketing in this NBC News segment which aired on more than 85 news channels.

Kohl’s Invests in Beatles Tune for Holiday Campaign
Economics Instructor David Fiorenza shares his expertise on the entertainment industry and holiday marketing in this New York Times piece.