Business blog

  • The Boeing FLITE Internship Program

    January 15, 2014

            Boeing FLITE (Future Leaders in Thought & Experience) is an inclusive internship opportunity offered to rising sophomores at Truman State University who are actively pursuing a degree in business , accounting, computer science, statistics, math or economics. This 10 week program will take place in Summer of 2014. During this time, […]

  • BSIF Receives Shelter Grant

    December 20, 2013

    Over the past two and a half years, Truman State University’s Bulldog Student Investment Fund (BSIF) has seen a tremendous jump in growth, activity, and success.  Entering the second half of their third academic year on campus, the group has aspirations of sending a group of student analysts and a competition team to the annual […]

  • Truman State University Maintains AACSB Business Accreditation

    The School of Business at Truman State University has maintained its business accreditation by AACSB International—The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. Founded in 1916, AACSB International is the longest serving global accrediting body for business schools that offer undergraduate, master’s, and doctoral degrees in business and accounting. AACSB Accreditation is the hallmark of […]

  • Purple Friday!

    December 10, 2013

    Students, faculty, and staff were gather last Friday to take a Purple Friday photo.     Lana and Rocky the Reindeer posed as well.

  • Alumni Honored at 2013 Homecoming

    October 21, 2013

    Tania (Hart) Cook (’85) was named the 2013 Bulldog Forever Volunteer of the Year. She earned a bachelor’s degree in Business and Office Education from Truman in 1985. Ms. Cook is actively involved with Truman State University Mid-Missouri Alumni Chapter and has served as president for the past three years. She is the Treasurer of the […]

  • School Hosts 7th Annual Bridge Ceremony

    September 27, 2013

    On September 16, 2013, the School of Business held the 7th annual School of Business Bridge Ceremony.  The Ceremony welcomes accounting and business administration majors into the upper-level School of Business courses. Stacey George, a 2000 alumna and Senior Counsel with Wells Fargo & Co., spoke to the students about 21st century skills.  She highlighted […]

  • Career Week

    September 24, 2013

    Career week is quickly approaching. If you’re curious as to what’s going on, check out the Career Center’s website or the School of Business calendar at business.truman.edu/upcoming_events. Here, we will post upcoming event information on speakers, upcoming on-campus interviews, and other opportunities for students to gain professional development and career preparation. Event reminders will also […]

  • Robert L. Gould Scholastic Award

    September 4, 2013

    DST Systems, Inc., (www.dstsystems.com) headquartered in Kansas City, Misouri, sponsors the annual Robert L. Gould Scholastic Award.  Awards are based on the evaluation of student research papers related to the current year’s topic.  Truman State University has been invited to submit up to three student papers for consideration of the award.  Students in any major […]

  • Truman Students Complete FLITE Internship

    August 27, 2013

    Four first-year Truman State University students completed The Boeing Future Leaders in Thought and Experience internship during the 2013 summer.  The students completing the internship were Christopher To (Computer Science), Waymon White (Business Administration), Kimberly Carlton (Business Administration), and Blake Miller (Accounting & Business Administration). The Boeing Future Leaders in Thought & Experience (FLITE) Internship […]

  • School Welcomes New Students

    August 22, 2013

    The School of Business welcomed more than 140 first-year, transfer, and exchange students to Truman during Majors Day on August 2013.  The students had their first opportunity to meet the Peer Mentors, faculty, and staff.   Senior Business Administration major Chris Schisler used a “Lion King” metaphor to encourage the students to engage with their Truman […]