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Emporia State, Local Chamber Collaborate on Student Internships

Dec. 7, 2022 School of Business

A relaunched program with increased support will benefit both Emporia State students and local businesses. The Community Internship Consortium pairs the Emporia Area Chamber of Commerce with Emporia State’s School of Business.

Phi Beta Lambda Students Bring Home Awards

July 19, 2022 School of Business

Emporia State University students who competed in the Phi Beta Lambda national competition returned with four first-place awards within a total of 15 Top 10 finishes. A total of 10 Emporia State students attended the event June 24 through 27 in Chicago, Illinois.

Grant for Cybersecurity to be Announced Wednesday

July 5, 2022 School of Business

U.S. Sen. Jerry Moran will be on the Emporia State University campus Wednesday, July 6, to share details of a federal grant for a cybersecurity center on campus.

Bisogno and Wengers Inducted Into the Kansas Business Hall of Fame

May 26, 2022 School of Business

Joseph J. Bisogno and the late brothers Joseph and Louis Wenger have been announced as the 2022 Kansas Business Hall of Fame (KBHF) Contemporary and Historical inductees, respectively. These three were officially inducted at the Business Appreciation Dinner on May 11 at the Topeka Country Club hosted by the Kansas Chamber of Commerce.

Patton, Reynolds Win 2022 Emporia Entrepreneur Challenge

May 26, 2022 School of Business

Jillian Patton and Lillian Reynolds were announced the winners of the Emporia Entrepreneur Challenge on April 28. The Emporia Entrepreneur Challenge is a venture idea competition that is open to all students from Emporia State University with $3,000 in cash prizes: $1,500 for first, $1,000 for second, and $500 for third.

Ten Students Qualify for Nationals at the Phi Beta Lambda State Conference

May 4, 2022 School of Business

Ten students from Emporia State University’s chapter of Phi Beta Lambda qualified for national competition during the 2022 State Leadership Conference. The conference was held in Cremer Hall, home of Emporia State’s School of Business, and hosted by the local PBL chapter.

KBHF Essay Contest Winners Announced

March 18, 2022 School of Business

Four Kansas high school students won $500 each for best writing an essay about an inductee in the Kansas Business Hall of Fame.

AACSB Reaffirms Accreditation for School of Business

Feb. 14, 2022 School of Business

The School of Business at Emporia State University has received an extension of its business accreditation by AACSB International — The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business.