• MMR Advisory Board Panel

    Events

    Fall 2013 Master of Marketing Research Advisory Board Meeting keynote speaker and best-selling author Brian Wansink "has changed the world" with his research on mindless eating and slim by design.

  • Michael Asmelash

    2013 PESA Summit

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    When it comes to networking with big names in industries of entertainment, fashion, and sports this student-run organization is delivering the goods.

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    2012 Professional Women’s Conference

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    Gina Drosos (BBA ’85), former Director of Global Beauty at Procter & Gamble will be the keynote speaker at the 3rd annual Professional Women’s Conference, which will be held at the Georgia Center this year.

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    Terry Leadership Speaker Series

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    Dan T. Cathy, president and chief operating officer of Chick-fil-A, spoke to a University of Georgia audience March 4, 2011, at the Chapel. He talked about his leadership philosophy and Chick-fil-A’s restaurants as a “place of restoration” where the company fulfills its mission to have a positive influence on every customer who comes in contact with their business.

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    IRS’s Adrian Project

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    Students taking a Maymester course in forensic accounting found out what it's like to be criminal investigators with the IRS during a simulated fraud investigation at UGA. Real-life IRS agents role-playing as tax cheats put the students through their paces.

  • Stan Sthanunathan

    Master of Marketing Research Program’s 30th anniversary

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    Friends and alumni of the Masters of Marketing Research program gathered to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the program and host a research summit.

  • Alice Lusk

    2011 Professional Women’s Conference

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    Technology entrepreneur Alice Lusk (MBA ‘94) spoke about gender differences in business thinking to a sell-out crowd at the second annual conference.

  • Anne Ruth Moore

    2010 Professional Women’s Conference

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    When Anne Ruth Moore graduated from the School of Commerce in 1922, she faced all sorts of workplace stereotypes – even in the yearbook! “Today we know, for instance, that more businesses are launched by women than men,” says Allison O’Kelly, founder and CEO of Mom Corps staffing service and a Terry Alumni Board member. “So, yes, we have come a long way, but struggles remain.”

  • Greg Trandel

    Stimulus Discussion Panel

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    On Wednesday, February 18, the Economics Society sponsored a panel discussion of the recently passed stimulus plan, with Professors Bill Lastrapes (Economics), Greg Trandel (Economics) and Robert Grafstein (Political Science) serving as the panelists.

  • Randall Bramblett

    UGA Tribute to Otis Redding

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    At first blush, Athens isn't a town that's readily connected to '60s soul music sensation Otis Redding, a member of both the Rock and Roll and Georgia Music halls of fame.