Accomplishments: Lee Business School
April 5, 2019
Danny Siciliano (Accounting) recently received the Spanos Distinguished Teaching Award. The Spanos Award is a prestigious annual teaching award established in 1981 to recognize excellence and innovation in teaching and mentorship. The award is accompanied by a $2,000 stipend.
March 29, 2019
The Harrah College of Hospitality and Lee Business School participated in the 10th anniversary Dean's Cup bowling challenge earlier this month. Winning by only two points, the Hospitality College took home the cup for the third year in a row. More than 100 students, alumni, faculty, and staff participated in the challenge. To commemorate the 10th anniversary, Dean's Cup founders John Peiser, '78 BS Hotel Administration and '07 Master of Hospitality Administration, and Jim Ratigan, '78 BSBA,...
March 26, 2019
Ashley Schobert (Brookings Mountain West, Economics, and Political Science), a student of the Brookings public policy minor program, wrote an opinion editorial, "Single-payer Health Care is a Worthy Goal for the US — Eventually," which was published in the Las Vegas Sun. The piece offers a response to the March 7 campus event, "The Great Debate," which featured members of the UNLV debate team and visiting scholars from the Brookings Institution in a debate on the topic, "Should the U.S....
March 19, 2019
Stephen Miller (Center for Business and Economic Research) co-authored an article with others, titled "A Time-Varying Approach of the US Welfare Cost of Inflation." Their article was published in the March issue of Macroeconomics Dynamics.
March 18, 2019
Vivek Sah (Lied Institute for Real Estate Studies) recently presented "Regional Housing Update: UNLV/Lied Institute for Real Estate Studies" as part of the Greater Las Vegas Association of Realtors' (GLVAR) 2019 GLVAR Leadership Training Series.
March 11, 2019
Eda Anlamlier (Marketing and International Business) presented at the 2019 American Marketing Association Winter Academic Conference in Austin, Texas, in February,. Her co-authored research (Lez Trujillo Torres, University of Illinois at Chicago; Laetitia Mimoun, City, University of London; Lagnajita Chatterjee, University of Illinois at Chicago; and David Gal, University of Illinois at Chicago) focused on the the (mis)management of experience-based circulation in the creation of value and...
March 5, 2019
Robyn Raschke (Accounting) presented "Using Analytics to Evaluate Teaching Effectiveness" at the 18th annual Accounting Educators' Seminar hosted by University of Missouri-Kansas City and McGraw-Hill/Irwin earlier this month.
March 5, 2019
Dallas Leong (Accounting), Emi Leong (Entertainment Engineering and Design), and Matthew Dobbs (Journalism and Media Studies) will be traveling to Dallas this week with the UNLV Bowling Club for the sectional bowling competition. Dallas Leong, a senior, now is ranked #2 in the nation by the United States Bowling Congress. Emi Leong, a junior, is ranked #30 with a 182 average in the Women's Division of the United States Bowling Congress. Matthew Dobbs, a junior, is ranked #37 in the Men's...
February 27, 2019
John "Jack" Schibrowsky (Marketing and International Business), co-authored a paper, "Critical Thinking and Reflective Learning in the Marketing Education Literature: A Historical Perspective and Future Research Needs,” with Andrew J. Dahl and James W. Peltier (both from University of Wisconsin) that was published in the August 2018 issue of the Journal of Marketing Education (JME), and was recently chosen as the Outstanding Article of 2018 by JME.
February 20, 2019
Kevin Wright (Student Diversity and Social Justice), Beth Gersten (Lee Business School), Emily Shreve (Academic Success Center), Rosan Mitola (Libraries), and Ross Bryant (Military and Veterans Services) presented at the 28th Annual Conference on the First-Year Experience. The topic was "The Color of Success: First-Year Experience Programming at Minority-Serving Institutions".
February 20, 2019
Sutirtha Chatterjee (Management, Entrepreneurship, and Technology) was appointed senior editor at the Journal of the Association for Information Systems (JAIS). JAIS is one of the top information systems (IS) journals and the flagship journal of the Association for Information Systems, which is the premier body of IS academics and professionals. The term of the senior editor position is three years and begins July 1.
February 19, 2019
Yong Li (Troesh Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation), Exequiel Hernandez of the University of Pennsylvania, and Sunhwan Gwon of Korea University, published the article "When Do Ethnic Communities Affect Foreign Location Choice? Dual Entry Strategies of Korean Banks in China" in Academy of Management Journal. Research has shown that firms typically expand into foreign locations with sizable coethnic communities. However, in many cases, the ethnic community influences the investment choice...