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UCO COLLEGE OF BUSINESS FACULTY MEMBER RECEIVES NATIONAL RECOGNITION

July 19th, 2016

The Journal of Personal Selling and Sales Management has recognized University of Central Oklahoma College of Business assistant professor of marketing Manoshi Samaraweera, Ph.D., with its Marvin Jolson Award for Best Contribution to Selling and Sales Management Practice. Samaraweera and co-author Betsy D. Gelb, Ph.D., professor of marketing and entrepreneurship at the University of Houston, […]

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UCO TEAM TAKES FIRST IN DONALD W. REYNOLDS TRI-STATE COMPETITION

June 10th, 2016

University of Central Oklahoma College of Business entrepreneurial team Heart Optic took first place in the Tri-State Donald W. Reynolds Governor’s Cup Business Plan Competition held in May in Las Vegas, bringing home a $30,000 cash prize and increasing the team’s total winnings to $42,000. The invitation-only competition is made up of the first- and […]

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UCO STUDENTS TAKE SECOND AT GOVERNOR’S CUP, ADVANCE TO FINALS

May 10th, 2016

Undergraduate and graduate teams from the University of Central Oklahoma celebrated success at the 2016 Oklahoma Donald W. Reynolds Governor’s Cup Business Plan Competition, taking home a second-place finish, multiple individual awards and prize money totaling $16,000 at the event held in Oklahoma City in April. The annual contest is a statewide collegiate entrepreneurial competition […]

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UCO STUDENT TAKES TOP FIVE HONORS AT INTERNATIONAL MARKETING CONFERENCE

May 3rd, 2016

University of Central Oklahoma College of Business student Jonathan Carter placed fifth overall in the Perfect Pitch Competition at the 38th annual American Marketing Association (AMA) International Collegiate Conference, a series of selling competitions and workshops held last month in New Orleans. The AMA’s Perfect Pitch Competition consists of a 90-second interview in which student participants […]

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UCO HUMAN RESOURCE SOCIETY FINISHES FOURTH IN STUDENT CASE COMPETITION

April 15th, 2016

The University of Central Oklahoma’s Human Resource Society Division II case team took fourth place in the case competition at the 2016 Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) Student Case Competition and Career Summit – East in Atlanta in March. The annual competition gives students from around the country the opportunity to apply classroom knowledge […]

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