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Penn State MBA in Cranberry Township to hold two information sessions

Penn State’s part-time master of business administration degree program in Pittsburgh will host two fall events for prospective students Oct. 16 and 26.
A portrait of Penn State Behrend professor Jeffrey Pinto

Penn State Behrend professor selected for career research award

The International Project Management Association has selected Jeffrey Pinto, professor of management in the Black School of Business at Penn State Erie, The Behrend College, for its annual research award. He is the first American to receive the award, which recognizes career achievement in the field of project management.
Two employees work in a manufacturing setting.

ERIE Conference explores the future of manufacturing

Manufacturing employment in Erie County has decreased since the 1970s. Some jobs have come back, but the downward trend likely will continue, said Ken Louie, director of the Economic Research Institute of Erie. "There's a ratcheting effect downward, and that may be our major challenge," he said.
Two employees work in a manufacturing setting.

ERIE Conference examines future of manufacturing

Manufacturing employment in Erie County has decreased since the 1970s. This year's ERIE Conference at Penn State Behrend explored the impact continued job losses will have on the future of the region.

Greg Filbeck

Greg Filbeck named director of Penn State Behrend's Black School of Business

Greg Filbeck, a faculty member at Penn State Behrend since 2006, has been appointed director of the Black School of Business at the college. He brings to the position nearly 25 years of experience in teaching, research, outreach and academic leadership.
A portrait of the Penn State Behrend CFA research team

Penn State Behrend team wins CFA regional challenge

A Penn State Behrend team won the initial round of the CFA Institute Research Challenge, the "investment Olympics" for university students. The team advances to the Americas Regional final, set for April 6-7 in Seattle.
MBA in Pittsburgh graduate receiving her hood

Penn State MBA at the Regional Learning Alliance to host two admissions events

Penn State’s part-time master of business administration degree program in Pittsburgh will host a pair of admissions events for prospective students March 27 and April 5.
Jeff Pinto, professor of management, teaching in Ireland

Ireland visit could lead to new opportunities for Penn State Behrend students

A six-day faculty visit to the University of Limerick, an 11,000-student campus in Ireland, could lead to collaborative research and international study opportunities with Penn State Behrend’s Black School of Business.

Students Explore Academic Majors at High School Academy

High School Academy was held Wednesday, June 29, at Penn State Behrend.“OK, here’s a question for everyone: What was not in some way built by engineers?”

Members of Penn State Behrend's CFA research team pose with trophies

Penn State Behrend team wins CFA local investment challenge

A Penn State Behrend student investment team won the first round of the Chartered Financial Analyst Institute Research Challenge, beating teams from Carnegie Mellon University, Duquesne University and the University of Pittsburgh, among other schools. The team advances to regional competition in Chicago in April.

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