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Dr. Duane Helleloid Shares Key Ideas to Guide Leaders Through this Crisis

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Our UND Nistler College of Business & Public Administration faculty continue to be leading experts in crisis. We look forward to sharing some of their insights on how to practice leadership during a crisis. UND Chair and Professor for the School of Entrepreneurship and Management, Dr. Duane Helleloid shares his thoughts below on a few […]

INSPIRATIONAL COMPANIES NAVIGATING THE CRISIS: Eide Bailly takes action by developing virtual recruitment events for students.

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During the ongoing pandemic, companies are looking for new ways to conduct business as well as recruit and retain employees. We look forward to sharing some of the stories about innovative approaches taken by members of the UND Nistler College of Business & Public Administration community. Eide Bailly, a CPA and business advisory firm, has […]

UND Economist David Flynn on oil prices, the coronavirus and the N.D. economy

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The professor and chair of the UND Department of Economics and Finance sees both challenging times – and a brighter future – ahead Stock market chart. Pikrepo image. Editor’s note: David Flynn is professor and chair of the Department of Economics and Finance at UND. In this Q&A, he talks with UND Today about the […]

From Philly to NoDak: Recent UND grad visits North Dakota for the first time

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Joe Caulfield and his wife, Morganne, visited North Dakota for the first time this week. Joe Caulfield graduated from UND online in December. Sydney Mook / Grand Forks Herald In 2016, as he was trying to decide where he was going to obtain his master’s degree in business administration, Joe Caulfield had just four states […]

All for Abi: Online Accountancy Student Receives Special Scholarship

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Anne Holland, inspired by best friend’s cancer fight, returns to UND for scholarship recognition while pursuing online master’s Upon receiving the first-ever Abi Nadeau Winsor Scholarship, Anne Holland reflected on Abi’s — her best friend’s — determination to make a difference in the lives of others through education. Photo by Connor Murphy/UND Today. This is […]

Nistler College of Business and Public Administration Students Win MainStreet GF Challenge

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The Main Street GF Challenge, first coined together by Governor of North Dakota Doug Burgum three years ago has now announced their 2020 winners. Nistler College of Business and Public Administration’s very own Georgia Paul and her team and Tyler Larson were among the students awarded this prize. The Main Street GF Challenge encourages students […]

Former MBA Graduate Student, Blair Nelson, Publishes Research in Academic Journal

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Dr. Patrick Schultz, Professor in the School of Entrepreneurship & Management, promotes research collaboration with graduate students to provide enhanced experiential learning. “I try work with MBA students to develop ideas and work with them to get published,” says Schultz. Schultz currently holds the Suda Karnik fellowship and through this is motivated to work with […]

Nistler College of Business & Public Administration Ranked in U.S. News and World Report for Best Online Graduate Business Programs in 2020

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The UND Nistler College of Business and Public Administration (CoBPA) is excited to announce that U.S. News and World Report has recently released the following rankings for the Best Online Business programs in 2020, placing UND’s Master of Business Administration (MBA) and Master of Science in Applied Economics & Predictive Analytics and Master of Accountancy […]

Q & A with Maria Wallenhorst on her Internship with the United States State Department

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Maria Wallenhorst, a senior from Bloomington, Minnesota, majoring in Political Science, International Studies and Spanish, interned with the United States State Department during the summers of 2018 and 2019. She was kind enough to answer some questions about her experience. What made you pursue an internship with the State Department? I pursued an internship with […]