Samford Hosts The BB&T Leadership Institute’s Emerging Leaders Certification Program
On Oct. 24-25, Samford’s Brock School of Business hosted The BB&T Leadership Institute’s Emerging Leaders Certification Program, a program offered to university business schools across the country at no cost in an effort to help refine their students’ leadership skills.
Brock School of Business Announces New Class of Brock Scholars
Pioneered in 2009, Samford’s Brock Scholars program empowers high-achieving business students to enhance and customize their education. Recently, new scholars were inducted into the program.
Brock School of Business Hosts Economics and Women Colloquium
Samford University’s Brock School of Business hosted an economics and women colloquium on Friday, Oct. 18.
Summer Course Explores Global Contexts for Business in London
The city of London became the classroom for ten students this summer as they forged connections with British firms and businesses during a five-week course taught by Barbara Cartledge, senior assistant dean of academic programs for Brock School of Business.
Jewelry Brand with Global Impact Recognized as the “Best Survivor” at the Record-Breaking Lion’s Den Event
A record-breaking crowd of nearly 800 from across the globe gathered at Samford University to watch three entrepreneurs present their business plans at the annual Lion’s Den event. The event aims to inspire, educate and mobilize people to use their time, talents and other resources in the Kingdom through Business as Mission
McCarty, Mazzei, Yerkes Earn Brock Promotions
Three professors in Samford University’s Brock School of Business have recently earned promotions.
Students Officially Inducted into Brock School of Business During Annual Rite of Passage Ceremony
Families and faculty members gathered in Samford University’s Pete Hanna Center on Oct. 4 as 165 students were officially inducted into Brock School of Business during the ninth annual Rite of Passage ceremony.
Samford Officially Welcomed into Gamma Iota Sigma International Fraternity
Samford University was officially welcomed into Gamma Iota Sigma International Fraternity at its annual conference in Dallas, Texas on Sept. 26-28. The newly chartered Gamma Nu student chapter will be housed in Brock School of Business.
Professors’ Article Wins Outstanding Paper in 2019 Emerald Literati Awards
Two faculty members, along with a former faculty member, from Samford University’s Brock School of Business have been recognized for winning an Outstanding Paper in the 2019 Emerald Literati Awards.
Samford Business Professor Receives Distinguished University Award
Archie Lockamy, the Margaret Gage Bush professor of business, received the Outstanding Scholarship Award at Samford’s opening convocation on August 27.
Samford University to Host the Sixth Annual Lion’s Den Business as Mission Event
Samford University will once again become the stage for entrepreneurs from across the globe to propose their business plans at the sixth annual Lion’s Den event on Thursday, Oct. 10.
Samford Ranked Third in the Nation for Student Engagement by Wall Street Journal
Samford University students are among the nation’s most engaged according to new rankings published by The Wall Street Journal and Times Higher Education. The university ranked #3 nationally in student engagement, climbing nine spots since last year’s ranking.
Samford Female Sports Marketing Students Attend ESPNW Summit
Women participating in Samford’s sports marketing concentration seized an opportunity of a lifetime at the end of the school year—the invitation to attend the ESPNW Summit in Brooklyn, New York.
Attitude and Anchor Center Finch's Commencement Address to Brock School of Business Graduates
Commencement speaker Dean J. Howard Finch emphasized attitude and anchor during Samford University’s Brock School of Business' spring 2019 commencement ceremony May 10 in the Leslie Stephen Wright Fine Arts Center.
Brock School of Business Honors Dean Howard Finch During Surprise Reception
On Friday, May 3, the Brock School of Business faculty, staff and members of the dean’s advisory board, along with family and friends honored Dean Howard Finch with a surprise reception as he prepares to assume the role of Samford University’s senior associate provost on July 1.
Samford Accounting Student Receives National Scholarship from Top Accounting Firm
Senior accounting student Mackenzie Fazenbaker has received a $10,000 scholarship from the fifth largest accounting firm in the United States, RSM.
Students Across Samford’s Campus Participate in 11th Annual Regions New Venture Challenge
Samford University’s Brock School of Business and Regions Bank teamed up to present the 11th annual Regions New Venture Challenge business plan competition on Friday, April 26. This year, students across Samford’s campus took advantage of the opportunity and participated in the competition.
Professional Sales Concentration Recognized Again as a Top University Sales Program
Samford University’s Brock School of Business' professional sales concentration has once again been recognized by the Sales Education Foundation (SEF) as a Top University Sales Program in the foundation’s annual magazine for 2019.