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Past News

Symposium imageFederal Reserve  Symposium

Place: Golden Eagle Ballroom
Date: June 2, 2015
Time: 6:00 – 10:00 pm
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Have a Business Idea? Pitch it!

Business Pitch

May 21, 2015

6:00-8:00pm,  La Kretz Hall (ASCB132)

 

 

DepartmeEcon Seminar Seriesnt of Economics and Statistics Seminar Series

3:15 – 4:15 PM, May 7, 2015
Speaker: Dr. Leah Platt Boustan
Dean's Conference Room, ST F124
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Welcome participants of the 5th Annual International Research Exchange & Faculty Development Conference, University Student Union, April 22nd-23rd, 2015. Read more.

Healthcare Speakers Seriesevent image

  • Hear from our distinguished alums
  • Mingle and exchange experiences with them and current students and faculty
  • Have some food/refreshments while networking

Monday, March 2, 6:00 to 8:00 PM
Golden Eagle Ballroom 1
RSVP to hcma.csula@gmail.com (Read more)

Free Income Tax Filing

Date: Every Saturday through April 11, 8:30am –12:30 pm
Where: Salazar Hall, room 343

Please check here for more information.

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Career Fair: CBE Graduate Business Mixer, hosted by Robert Half
4:00 – 6:00 p.m. April 9, 2015
865 S. Figueroa St., Ste 2600, Los Angeles, CA 90017
All Graduate Students who are willing to work in healthcare industry are welcomed. Please RSVP @ http://tinyurl.com/k8s4to5 by April 5, 2015
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Dr. McGuire, Dr. Prabhu and Dr. KwongCongratulations to Dr. Veena Prabhu, Dr. Kern Kwong, and Dr. Steve McGuire for winning the 2015 Best Paper in the International Management Track at the Academy of International Business conference in Dallas. Read more.

Congratulations to Dr. Jeewhan Yoon and Dr. Stephen McGuire for earning the 2015 Best Case Award for their case, “Los Angeles Fire Department: Diversity Still Ignites Discrimination” at the Western Casewriters Association (WCA) in Hawaii.

Dr. AvramchukCongratulations to Dr. Avramchuk! 
Dr. Avramchuk was recently appointed to the Chair of Academic Affairs and to the board of directors of the Healthcare Executives of Southern California.

 

 

Dr. OttoDr. Otto discusses the needs for today’ security analysts with Sharon Raiford Bush of CBS News. (Read more)



 

Dr. HoustonDr. Houston Speaks with CBS Los Angeles About Marketing Graduates. (Read more)



 

                 

Andre Avramchuk

Dr. Avramchuk talks to CBS Los Angeles News about how to succeed in the healthcare industry. (Read more)

 


 

Dr. Wang photoDr. Wang hosts IBM Cognos training session for faculty bringing the business intelligence software to the CBE. (Read more)



 

               

Fast Pitch Winner pictureCongratulations to our Fast Pitch Winners!

The CBE held another successful Fast Pitch Competition on April 23rd, 2014 in La Kretz Hall. Sixteen students from a variety of majors across campus competed for awards and cash prizes. The event offers students an opportunity to pitch their business idea or appeal for funding of a project via a two minute pitch to a panel of local investors and business owners.  (Read more)

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CSULA MSHCM Grad Student Team Places Third in College Bowl.
CSULA placed third and won a $500 prize in the 2014 College Bowl case study competition of teams from 6 Southern California Universities at CSU Northridge on April 25, 2014. (Read more)

BGS logoCollege of Business and Economics has earned the status of Premier Chapter for the 2012-2013 year from the Board of Governors of Beta Gamma Sigma. This is a significant achievement and indicates a high value is placed on scholarship recognition at California State University, Los Angeles.
 

Symposium photoCollege of Business and Economics hosted a University Symposium on FOMC simulation Tuesday, May 27, 2014 in the Golden Eagle Ballroom.(Read more)

 

 

 

BSBA Option and Certificate in Real Estate

The Cal State L.A. Department of Finance and Law is happy to announce that the California Department of Real Estate (DRE) has issued an articulation letter accepting the BSBA Option in Real Estate and Certificate in Real Estate as meeting the degree requirements for the Real Estate Broker's exam. They have also approved the Minor in Real Estate as covered under existing law.

Department of Economics and Statistics Seminar Series
The Department of Economics and Statistics kicked off it’s Spring Seminar Series on April 3, 2014 with an alum of the college, Dr. Joanne Song. Dr. Song is currently an assistant professor at SUNY, Buffalo. She spoke on “Unemployment Duration in the Great Recession. On May 5, 2014, Dr. Sherif Khalifa from CSU Fullerton presented his seminar “Learning by Doing and Unemployment Dynamics.” For more information on future speakers, contact Dr. Madhu Mohanty in the Department of Economics and Statistics.

 

PosterThere was standing room only at the CBE portion of Honors Convocation on Friday night April 25th in the Los Angeles Room of the Student Union. Our two speakers Sabrina Antoine and Remi De La Rocha gave outstanding talks and exemplified the caliber of our remarkable students. Department Chairs and faculty were on hand to take photos with their students after the event. For a brief bio of each student and photos of the event, please click here...

social media logoThe Certificate in Social Media, is available starting Fall 2013! Courses in Social Media are open to all CSULA students (business and non-business) as well as non-CSULA parties. For more information, please contact the Marketing department at (323) 343-2960.
 

Award winnersCBE Entrepreneurship Club Wins Award 
On Thursday, May 9, 2013, the student club ECCO (Entrepreneurial Collegiate Consulting Organization) from the College of Business and Economics won the New Student Organization of the Year award. See what Barney Santos, President of the ECCO has to say...(Read More)

WAC 2013 WinnerManagement Students Present Case Research at WCA 2013 Conference; Bring Home Award
CSULA Management graduate Students presented two papers at annual Western Casewriters Association Conference on March 14, 2013 in Santa Fe, New Mexico.

 

WCA 2013 Winners

Beta Lambda chapter at CSULA won award 
Joe Hernandez, Angelica Tolentino, Stephanie Vargas, and Jeff Zhang, of the Beta Alpha Psi, Beta Lambda chapter at California State University, Los Angeles, won the Best Practices presentation at the Western Regional Beta Alpha Psi Conference held in Las Vegas, Nevada February 17th and 18th.

Award winnersCBE Entrepreneurship Club Wins Award 
On Thursday, May 9, 2013, the student club ECCO (Entrepreneurial Collegiate Consulting Organization) from the College of Business and Economics won the New Student Organization of the Year award. See what Barney Santos, President of the ECCO has to say...(Read More)

WAC 2013 WinnerManagement Students Present Case Research at WCA 2013 Conference; Bring Home Award
CSULA Management graduate Students presented two papers at annual Western Casewriters Association Conference on March 14, 2013 in Santa Fe, New Mexico.

 

WCA 2013 Winners

Beta Lambda chapter at CSULA won award 
Joe Hernandez, Angelica Tolentino, Stephanie Vargas, and Jeff Zhang, of the Beta Alpha Psi, Beta Lambda chapter at California State University, Los Angeles, won the Best Practices presentation at the Western Regional Beta Alpha Psi Conference held in Las Vegas, Nevada February 17th and 18th.

Previous Events

International Collegiate Business Strategy Competition WinnersCongratulations to our undergraduate student team (John Rynders, Manuel Cano, Robert Lee, Jason Ballou, Sherry Chi) for winning the International Collegiate Business Strategy Competition this year.  The ICBSC consisted of 7 Worlds. Three worlds had MBA teams. Four worlds had undergraduate teams.  We were in World 4, one of the four undergraduate worlds, each world consisting of 5 teams. For each world of five teams there is first place, runner up, and second runner up.

In World 4, our team was Runner Up for Outstanding Reports and First Place for Outstanding Performance. The College of Business and Economics couldn't be more proud of you!

Congratulations to our MS HCM graduate student team (Matthew Gomez, College Bowl WinnersChristina Artime, Marco Cifuentes, Timothy Yee) for winning the 2nd place in a statewide Healthcare Executives College Bowl.  Professor Barry Hunt coached, and Professors Andre Avramchuk and Steve McGuire advised, the team to a historic achievement.  UCLA placed first, and USC third, among seven graduate programs brave enough to participate in this prestigious competition.  The College of Business and Economics couldn't be more proud of you!

CongratuGolden Eagle Award logolations to our remarkable College students Carina Kan and Sasha Petre! Both of them received the 2015 Golden Eagle Award of Excellence for their outstanding achievements.

Carina Kan is pursuing a degree in Business Administration with Option in Finance. Sasha Petre has dual majors in Economics  and Political Science.

Opportunities today imageCal CPA Day 2015
Accounting students – apply to meet state legislators and CPA leaders, and advocate for the profession.

Due Date for applications 12/5/14
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Alex OrtizMSHCM candidate, Alex Ortiz, was recently promoted to Director of Health Information Management at San Gabriel Valley Medical Center. Congratulations, Alex! (Read more)

 

Opportunities today image"Opportunities Today"
Strategic positioning for career advancement

Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014
6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Student Union, Los Angeles room
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FlyerMeet the Firms
Looking for an internship or full time position? Come join us to network and explore career opportunities at top companies in public, private, and governmental industries!

6:00-9:00 pm, September 24, 2014
Golden Eagle Ballroom
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PosterCBE co-producing a journal on international business.
CBE is proud to announce their partnership with Fort Hays State University in Kansas to publish the Journal of International & Interdisciplinary Business Research (JIIBR). Look for the first volume of the publication in May 2014. The journal will host a symposium on international and interdisciplinary business research at the Cal State L.A. campus September 17-19, 2014. For more information contact Dr. Angela Young, Department Chair in the Management Department or http://bigcat.fhsu.edu/jiibr/. (Read more)

 

Click below to see the upcoming Placement Services events for internships and jobs for 2014.

PosterCareer Day for CBE
Saturday, May 10th, 2014
9:30 am-4:00 pm
University Student Union

 

Spotlight

Michael ChiemAmbitious Cal State L.A. Students Strive For Top-Dollar Marketing Jobs. Michael Chiem, a Marketing major student is interviewed by CBS News. (Read more)

 

 

CongressVITA group pictureman Becerra commends Cal State L.A. students for volunteer tax preparation program.  Congressman Xavier Becerra paid a recent visit to the Cal State L.A. campus, where he commended nearly 100 student volunteers for helping community members prepare their income tax returns. (Read more)

Kiosk imageSocially conscious kiosk gives back. On the heels of celebrating its first year of success after the first kiosk opened the Westfield Valencia Town Center, owner and Marketing student, Nick Ventura, opened his second socially conscious gift kiosk on Thanksgiving Day at the Northridge Fashion Center. (Read more)

AccoAlex Ortizunting Student Carlos David Participated in the AICPA’s Accounting Scholars Leadership Workshop. (Read more)

 


 

Marlon PasambaAccounting student Marlon Pasamba attends CPA Day 2014 at the State Capitol.. (Read more)

 

 

Dr. WooProfessor Woo partners with Cloudera, Amazon Web Services to prepare students for the rapidly emerging big data market. (Read more)

 

Carol BCBE Management professor Dr. Carol Blaszczyski received the Outstanding Educator Award from the California Business Educators Association (CBEA) at their annual conference held on November 17, 2013. (Read more)


 

CBEA group pictureStudents Present at CBEA Conference 
CBE students Jasmine Diep, Monica Chow, and Monica Martinez attended the California Business Education Association (CBEA) Conference held November 17th in San Diego. (Read more)

Nongshim Business Plan Fast Pitch winnersDakuto Shitamura recently received first place for Fish Gobble, an online storefront marketing his sustainable aquaculture feed, during the inaugural Nongshim FastPitch Student Business Plan Competition on May 2013. Nicolas Ventura, won the second place for inFORa. (Read more)

HCM College Bowl WinnerMS-HCM Graduate Student Team is runner-up at HCM College Bowl at CSUSB in April 2013

 

  1. Dr. Stretch-Stephenson and Linda Wong Were Honored as Distinguished Women.
  2. Dr. Steve McGuire is named as CSULA Outstanding Professor 2012. He is a Professor of Management and Director of the Entrepreneurship Institute at California State University, Los Angeles.
  3. Cal State L.A. invests in prospective entrepreneurs. ‘Keva Fitness’ video pitch garners first place in annual challenge
  4. CBE Student Angelica Sagum is selected for Panetta Institute Internship Program as an intern for the office of Congressman Joe Beca in Washington, D.C.
  5. Angelica Sagum, a President's Scholar, was recently hired onto JPL's guidance and control team. (Read more)
  6. The Beta Alpha Psi, Beta Lambda chapter at California State University, Los Angeles, won the Best Practices presentation at the Western Regional Beta Alpha Psi Conference held in Las Vegas, Nevada February 17th and 18th, 2012
  7. Cal State L.A. among top-ranking institutions noted in Diverse ‘Top 100’
  8. Cal State L.A. Names James A. Goodrich as Dean of the College of Business and Economics
  9. Study Abroad Program, Peter Zhang participated in the Peking University study abroad program. While studying abroad, he has been given the opportunity to further his academic study in Beijing, China.(Read more)
  10. Angelica Sagum, a President's Scholar, was recently hired onto JPL's guidance and control team. (Read more)