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January Bayside Business Forum to Explore Trends in Senior Entrepreneurship and the Global Aging Economy

Stacy Prouty (left) and Bevan Gray-Rogel are the featured speakers at the Jan. 17 Walgreens Bayside Business Forum.

Stacy Prouty (left) and Bevan Gray-Rogel are the featured speakers at the Jan. 17 Walgreens Bayside Business Forum.

The first Walgreens Bayside Business Forum of 2014 will focus on one of the hottest topics among entrepreneurs, economists, and policy makers today: how to address the various needs of the world’s growing aging population. “Increasingly, people over 50 are moving to Florida and starting companies instead of retiring from working life,” said Dr. Maling Ebrahimpour, dean of the College … Continue reading

Online MBA program ranked fourth in Florida, in Top 100 nationally by U.S. News & World Report

US NEWS ONLINE RANKING

The USF St. Petersburg College of Business online MBA program is ranked in the top 100 nationally and fourth among Florida universities for Best Online Graduate Business Programs by U.S. News and World Report. It is the first time the program, which began three years ago, has been ranked by the magazine, best known for its annual Best Colleges report, … Continue reading

St. Petersburg Marine District focus of next USFSP Walgreens Bayside Business Forum

Larry Langebrake, director of SRI St. Petersburg.

Larry Langebrake, director of SRI St. Petersburg.

Larry Langebrake, director of SRI St. Petersburg, will discuss the future of downtown St. Petersburg’s Marine District during the next Walgreens Bayside Business Forum sponsored by the USF St. Petersburg College of Business. Langebrake will share some exciting news about the future of this important industry cluster near USF St. Petersburg and how it will gain even more prominence on … Continue reading

Walgreens Bayside Business Forum to focus on disabilities in the workplace

Learn the best practices for integrating persons with disabilities in the workplace during the next Walgreens Bayside Business Forum on Friday, Nov. 22, at 7:30 a.m. sponsored by the USF St. Petersburg College of Business. It is free and open to the public. Titled “The Long Road: Employment for Persons with Disabilities,” the event will feature JR Harding, Ed.D., of … Continue reading

Mu Gamma Chapter of Beta Alpha Psi earns superior status

Members of the Mu Gamma chapter of Beta Alpha Psi gather outside the University Student Center.

Members of the Mu Gamma chapter of Beta Alpha Psi gather outside the University Student Center.

The USF St. Petersburg Mu Gamma Chapter of Beta Alpha Psi, the honor society for accounting and finance students, has earned superior status by the international organization for the sixth year in a row. The chapter will receive a $275 award by the KPMG Foundation in recognition of its superior status. Accounting Instructor Patricia A. Gaukel is faculty advisor for … Continue reading