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UNC Charlotte's M.S. in Mathematical Finance Increases to No. 13 Ranking in US

UNC Charlotte's M.S. in Mathematical Finance Increases to No. 13 Ranking in US

M.S. in Math Finance ranks No. 13 nationally in 2020 Financial Engineering program rankings
   February 12, 2020

UNC Charlotte’s Master of Science in Mathematical Finance program increased its ranking nationally by the leading review organization for financial engineering programs. The M.S. in Math Finance rose from No. 14 in 2019 to No. 13 in 2020 in...

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Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Al Ghosh

Faculty Spotlight: Dr. Al Ghosh

Meet Distinguished Professor of Accounting Al Ghosh, a recognized global business researcher
   February 11, 2020
Dr. Al Ghosh, Distinguished Professor of Accounting, joined UNC Charlotte Belk College of Business in 2019, bringing many years of global experience to the Turner School of Accountancy. In 2016, Dr. Ghosh was awarded the Fulbright Distinguished Chair ...

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Belk College Receives High Rankings for Graduating African American Students

Belk College Receives High Rankings for Graduating African American Students

Undergraduate finance and marketing programs each rank among the top 10 in the nation
   February 6, 2020

Diverse: Issues in Higher Education has recognized the Belk College of Business for its commitment to helping minority students succeed.

The college’s undergraduate finance and marketing programs each rank among the top 10 in the nation for African Americans, according to the publication’s “Top 100 Degree Producers for 2019” rankings, which were released Dec. 26.

The Belk...

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Super Bowl LIV: Which Ads Were Touchdowns And Which Were Fumbles?

Super Bowl LIV: Which Ads Were Touchdowns And Which Were Fumbles?

Belk College experts break down the best and worst commercials
   February 4, 2020


The Super Bowl may be the only time of the year when people actually want to watch commercials. For some, it may be the only reason they tune into the game. In honor of this attention, the Belk College of Business called upon two expert refs to break it down: 
Dr. Jennifer Ames Stuart...

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Top 5 Ways 49er Football Intersects with Business

Top 5 Ways 49er Football Intersects with Business

This list will give you something to talk about during your Super Bowl party
   January 31, 2020

The nation is focused on a major event this weekend: Super Bowl LIV. As you enjoy the big game, feel free to stun and amaze your watch-party friends with the following five ways UNC Charlotte 49er Football and the Belk College of Business intersect.

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Graduate Students Study Abroad in Lyon, France and Milan, Italy

Graduate Students Study Abroad in Lyon, France and Milan, Italy

Graduate students travel abroad and gain international business perspective
   January 30, 2020

What better way to start the new year than to be studying abroad!

21 graduate students from the MBA, M.S. in Management and M.S. in Mathematical Finance programs had the opportunity to spend 14 days expanding their international business learning in Lyon, France, and Milan, Italy. The study abroad experience even offered the...

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Truist Executive, Alumnus: 'Believe You Can Make a Difference'

Truist Executive, Alumnus: 'Believe You Can Make a Difference'

The CEO Speaker Series welcomed Belk College alumnus Dontá Wilson
   January 30, 2020

Belk College of Business alumnus Dontá Wilson '97, chief digital and client experience officer for Charlotte-based Truist Financial Corp., shared his “three Ps” for success and answered students’ questions about leadership and financial services as the featured speaker for the Spring 2020 CEO Speaker Series on Jan. 29.  

During his speech, Wilson, a member of...

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Charisma:  You don't have to be born with it, to lead with it

Charisma: You don't have to be born with it, to lead with it

   January 29, 2020

George Banks and Janaki Gooty, associate professors in the Department of Management in the Belk College of Business, are scholars on topics ranging from developing relationships and managing emotions to authentic, ethical and charismatic leadership styles.

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Belk College Alumni Have a 'Miner Obsession' with 49er Sports

Belk College Alumni Have a 'Miner Obsession' with 49er Sports

Alumni have founded the podcast Miner Obsession
   January 27, 2020

How do you cheer for your team while at work?

Belk College of Business alumni Scott Lieberman ‘12 and Sean Newton ‘11 have funneled their passion for 49er sports into a winning venture. With their business acumen and entrepreneurial spirit, they founded the podcast ...

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Data Science at UNC Charlotte - An Interactive Timeline

Data Science at UNC Charlotte - An Interactive Timeline

The Belk College is partnering in the development of this growing field
   January 24, 2020

The Belk College of Business is proud to be a lead partner in the development of data science and business analytics as a field of study at UNC Charlotte.

Belk College has joined with the College of Computing and Informatics, the College of Health and Human Services, and the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences to develop a hub for research and teaching in this field. With...

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