College Of Business

Executive MBA program launches in Spokane

SPOKANE – The WSU College of Business has announced that Morag Stewart, Ph.D., has joined the college as the director of the newly-launched Executive MBA program in Spokane. As the program’s director, Stewart is responsible for the day-to-day administration of the program in addition to advising and recruiting students, and partnering with greater Spokane-area businesses […]

Marquart named new dir. of development

  Justin Marquart   PULLMAN, Wash. – WSU recently announced that Justin Marquart has been promoted to director of development for the College of Business. In his new position, Marquart will oversee all of the college’s fundraising, external relations and events. Marquart joined the CB’s development team in 2006 as the assistant director of development […]

Business takes homeCougar Golf Classic

The College of Business has announced the winners of the 2008 Cougar Golf Classic – held  Friday, May 9, at the Langdon Farms Golf Club in Aurora, Ore. The first place foursome players, with a score of 60, were Frank Gaffrey, Russ Morris, Steve Morris, and Chris Tjersland. There was a tie for second place to […]

College of Business holds golf classic May 9

PULLMAN – The College of Business at WSU is gearing up for the 2008 Cougar Golf Classic, to be held on Friday, May 9 with a shotgun start at 1:45 p.m. This is the second time the college has hosted the tournament, to be held at the Langdon Farms Golf Club in Aurora, Oregon ( The […]

College of Business launches eStore

PULLMAN – The College of Business at WSU has recently established an eStore where alumni and supporters of the college can purchase branded, high-quality WSU CB merchandise. Fifteen percent of sales from the store, operated by Cuda Apparel of Spokane, go to the college to provide funding for student programs. The store offers a selection […]

Business professor awarded NSF grant

WSU College of Business Associate Professor K.D. Joshi has recently received a National Science Foundation grant for her research focused on diversity issues in Information Technology (IT). This is the third NSF grant for Joshi since becoming a faculty member at WSU in 1998, and will be used for the continuation of her research on […]

New board chair appointed for WSU College of Business

David Grant, former president and CEO of Shurgard Storage Centers, Inc, has accepted the two-year position of chair of the Washington State University College of Business National Board of Advisors. His term begins July 1. “Dave has been a dedicated supporter of the college for years. As a successful business leader, he understands the importance […]

WSU College of Business celebrates MBA program

PULLMAN— To mark the 50th anniversary of the Master of Business Administration degree offering at its Pullman campus, the Washington State University College of Business will hold its Class of 2007 reception for graduating MBA students on May 4. The event will also commemorate the graduation of the first cohort of students studying under the […]

College of Business to host freedom philosophy lecture

PULLMAN–The Washington State University College of Business will present the Maughmer Freedom Philosophy Lecture at 4:30 p.m. Nov. 15 in the Smith Center for Undergraduate Education Room 203, featuring guest speaker Ed Fritzky, retired chairman, CEO and president of the Immunex Corporation. Fritzky’s topic, “Leadership: a Point of View,” will focus on leadership lessons from […]

Hess appointed associate dean of CB Graduate Programs

Information Systems Assistant Professor Traci Hess has been appointed associate dean of Graduate Programs in the College of Business, Dean Eric Spangenberg announced last week.“I am delighted that Dr. Hess has agreed to lead the College’s graduate education programs,” says Dean Spangenberg. “She is an acclaimed teacher and a highly respected member of our faculty, […]