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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.

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.

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.

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.

School of Business Expands Entreprenuership-Focused Programs, Opportunities

Dec. 20, 2021 School of Business

Emporia State University continues to place an emphasis on high-impact learning opportunities with the launch of the Bobbi and Steve Sauder Center for Entrepreneurial Development and the relaunch of the student-led advertising collective, Studio E. These come after the recent addition of a Bachelor of Arts degree in Interdisciplinary Entrepreneurship, a new program within the School of Business for students interested in entrepreneurship.

ESU Student Places First at National Competition

Aug. 4, 2021 School of Business

An Emporia State student took first place in national competition, with four other ESU students picking up top 10 finishes during the 2021 Phi Beta Lambda National Leadership Conference.

ESU Student Places in Kansas Entrepreneurship Challenge

June 1, 2021 School of Business

An Emporia State business administration student took third place in the Kansas Entrepreneurship Challenge recently. Kendra Kratzberg, a senior from New Strawn, earned $1,000 for her idea “ShowUP.”