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Kirsten Khire, Belk College of Business | 704-687-7601 | 704-885-4134 | kkhire@uncc.edu 

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Belk College of Business Dean to Step Down in October

Widely respected leader will remain connected with the College
   September 18, 2019

After nine years as dean of the Belk College of Business at UNC Charlotte, Steven Ott has announced his intention to step down from his post on Oct. 15. Ott has served as the dean of Belk College since 2011.

Ott, who was appointed dean of the Belk College of Business by...

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Graduate Student Ambassador Opens Up About Learning in a Cohort Model

Student Insight: M.S. in Management Ambassador, Victoria Bracken, shares about the cohort experience
   September 16, 2019

During the summer semester, 25 graduate students in the M.S. in Management program began their first graduate-level classes together: Quantitative Business Analysis, Organizational Behavior and an ongoing Career & Professional Development course.

The beauty of the M.S. in Management program is that it’s made for non-...

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Experiential Learning Through an International Lens

Graduate students experience real-life global business and strategy through company site visit
   September 10, 2019

The Belk College of Business Dual MBA Program with the EGADE Business School Tecnológico de Monterrey jointly hosts the...

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Belk College of Business Lecturer, Tom Marshall, Named 2019 Teaching Excellence Award Winner

Marshall is the inaugural recipient of the UNC Charlotte Award for Teaching Excellence
   September 9, 2019

Excellent teachers motivate students to learn in ways that have profound and positive influences on their educational success. Each fall, UNC Charlotte recognizes those faculty members who are exemplary educators through the University Teaching Excellence Awards.

Jennifer Webb and Thomas Marshall are the 2019 recipients of the Bank of...

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A Day in the Life of a Master of Accountancy Student

Student Insight: Get an inside look at how MACC Ambassador, Mary Olson, balances it all
   June 25, 2019

Until I found the Master of Accountancy program at the Belk College of Business, I was nervous to go back to school.  Leaving a stable nine-to-five job is unsettling and it wasn’t until I found the MACC program at UNC Charlotte that I seriously considered taking the leap to reach my career goals.  With the program, I am able to complete my Master of Accountancy in Uptown Charlotte...

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Congratulations to the Graduating Class of 2019!

May 10, 2019, 887 undergraduate & graduate Belk College of Business students received their degrees.
   June 7, 2019

Last month on May 10, 887 undergraduate and graduate Belk College of Business students received their degrees from UNC Charlotte, increasing our powerful alumni network to 32,035.  We reached out to some of our recent graduates to gain insight into how the Belk College of Business impacted their experience at UNC Charlotte and their next steps now...

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Global Perspective: Lessons from an M.S. in Economics Alumna

Video: Learn how Amanda Bill ’17, ’19, shaped her career path through study abroad and mentorship
   June 3, 2019

Amanda Bill ’17, ’19, reflects on the powerful Belk College of Business connections that helped shape her undergraduate and graduate student experience while uncovering her professional passion and path. Amanda describes, "the best part of my academic experience was building relationships with my...

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Graduate Receives Prestigious Veterans Scholarship

Khabiyrul Gainey ’19 prepares for success in the MACC program
   May 24, 2019

Khabiyrul Gainey ’19, a recent Belk College of Business graduate, with a double major in Accounting and Finance, prepares for continued success in the Master of Accountancy (MACC) program after receiving the prestigious ...

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MBA Ambassador, Lauren Shoaf, is Done Talking and Ready to Listen

Student Insight: Belk College MBA student reflects on Entrepreneurial Decisions
   May 22, 2019

“What are some words that come to mind when you think about selling?” Chris Halligan, COO of Payzer, asked the audience. I heard the words “price”, “pitching”, “negotiation”, “closing”, “value” and a few others being shouted from different parts of the room. No one mentioned the one word Chris was looking for. “Selling is listening,” Chris told attendees of...

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Life Experience Inspires Passion for Management in Healthcare

Learn more about M.S. in Management student, Alice Boachie
   April 30, 2019

Alice was born in the United States and lived the life of many other Americans until she turned eight years old. At that point, her parents decided to move closer to their extended family in Ghana, Africa.  This is where Alice lived from ages 8-19, her formative and developmental years.

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