Tag: Belk College of Business

How would you answer the dreaded “leader question?”

| April 9, 2018 | 0 Comments
How would you answer the dreaded “leader question?”

Imagine walking into your first professional interview. Your interviewer greets you with a smile but you can feel your nerves climbing up your spine. You take a seat and the interview begins with the dreaded “what makes you a good leader” question. You take a second, but all you can think about are all the […]

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UNC Charlotte launches Niblock Student Center

| February 5, 2018
UNC Charlotte launches Niblock Student Center

UNC Charlotte relaunched the academic, career and professional development hub, renaming it the Niblock Student Center in the Belk College of Business building on Jan. 9. The center was reinitiated by a $2.5 million donation from Robert A. Niblock, chairman, president and chief executive officer of Lowe’s Companies Inc., to help undergraduate business students throughout […]

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Belk College welcomes guest CEO speaker

| October 26, 2016 | 0 Comments
Belk College welcomes guest CEO speaker

CEO of Premier Inc. Susan DeVore spoke to nearly 500 students of the Belk College of Business in the Student Union Multipurpose Room for the CEO Speaker Series Oct. 19. The event took place from 11 to 11:45 a.m., giving students and faculty the opportunity to hear from notable leaders in the business community, with a distinguished […]

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MetLife Foundation donates 100K to Women in Business program

| February 11, 2015 | 0 Comments
MetLife Foundation donates 100K to Women in Business program

The Belk College of Business announced on Jan. 26 that they are working with the MetLife Foundation to create a “Women in Business” leadership program. The program will be designed and run by the Student Center for Professional Development (SCPD) in coordination with MetLife and is likely to begin in fall 2015. MetLife has been […]

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Jacob Goldenburg is next in line for Next Speaker Series

| November 15, 2014 | 0 Comments
Jacob Goldenburg is next in line for Next Speaker Series

Since 2010, UNC Charlotte’s Belk College of Business has held an annual series which has featured speakers that have ranged from an analytics officer with a front row seat to the 2012 presidential election, three best-selling authors and a director of marketing with close-ties to a familiar supercomputer. On Nov. 17 the Next Speaker Series […]

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SGA meeting 4/24

| April 29, 2014 | 0 Comments
SGA meeting 4/24

The Student Government Association’s (SGA) weekly Student Senate meeting on April 24 added new senators to the governing body, and confirmed members of Student Body President Steven Serio’s executive board. Senators sworn in The meeting began with the senatorial swearing in of Nick Wollard and Joshua Niday. Niday is an at-large senator while Wollard is […]

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Island Street Fair comes to UNC Charlotte

| November 16, 2013 | 0 Comments
Island Street Fair comes to UNC Charlotte

On Thursday night, Nov. 15, the Cone Center saw a bit of island flair as the organization Caribbean Connection sponsored the Island Street Fair. This event highlighted 10 of the islands located in and around the Caribbean Sea. Some of the main facts about the islands were displayed on cardboard posters, but the culture of […]

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University professor recognized as Inaugural University Professor

| September 24, 2013 | 0 Comments
University professor recognized as Inaugural University Professor

By: Stephany McMillan UNC Charlotte recently recognized Professor Steven Rogelberg as the first inaugural University Professor. The title recognizes outstanding scholarly achievement in a professional field among demonstrated ability to excel in collaborative research, teaching and service. “University Professor” is a title Rogelberg will hold for life. Rogelberg is a scholarly leader in the UNC […]

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UNC Charlotte and the real estate revival

| December 1, 2011 | 2 Comments
UNC Charlotte and the real estate revival

The Belk College of Business will launch its brand new Master of Science in Real Estate (MSRE) graduate program in Fall 2012. As of Oct. 12, 2011, the Center of Real Estate at the Center City UNC Charlotte campus had only made the proposal to have a Master of Science in real estate. The Center […]

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UNC Charlotte professor Tony Plath works to spread his love of learning

| November 15, 2011 | 0 Comments
UNC Charlotte professor Tony Plath works to spread his love of learning

When he isn’t at UNC Charlotte teaching finance, Tony Plath tends to his 16 Cavalier King Charles Spaniels and six cats at his home. “If you want to see puppy pictures I’ve got great puppy pictures,” said Plath. Plath, who received his PhD in finance at Kent State University in Ohio, has been teaching at […]

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