Music for Studying from an MBA Perspective

December 15, 2014 by | Graduate & MBA

“Music is the electrical soil in which the spirit lives, thinks and invents.” – Ludwig van Beethoven As the semester comes to an end, final exams conclude the culmination of several intensive, academic weeks. Holiday and summer breaks are so close that it might make it harder to concentrate and focus on the task at

Student Success Spotlight: Senior Emma Castleton

December 2, 2014 by | Student Profile

The Argryos Career Services encourages and assists students to step up, stand out, and start now. Often times it is easy to hit a road block when in the midst of an internship or job search and to throw in the towel and give up. Senior Emma Castleton, majoring in Business Administration with an emphasis

MBA Meets Founder of Happiness U in Hawai’i

November 24, 2014 by | Graduate & MBA

Throughout my journey as an MBA student at the Argyros School of Business and Economics, my classes have inspired me to be a lifelong learner by continuously seeking professional development opportunities both inside and outside of Chapman University. Over the Thanksgiving break, I visited Honolulu, Hawai’i where I was invited to attend a Hogan Entrepreneurs Program speaker

Veterans are Outstanding MBA Candidates

November 5, 2014 by | Graduate & MBA

Ever try to speak with corporate leaders and try to explain what the difference between an enlisted rank 7 and an MBA?  A veteran has been doing it for 20 years. Veterans like myself joined MBA programs for the access to become a well-rounded leader.  Should there be a distinction between an enlisted or officer

Spelling student-athlete: NASDAQ

October 17, 2014 by | Student Profile

Like 99.9 percent of Panther student-athletes, Taylor Carter‘s playing career won’t reach beyond the Chapman University gridiron. But his football experiences have laid the foundation for a career that will be equally competitive and rewarding. Carter spent the summer before his senior year in the heart of Wall Street working a dream internship with NASDAQ

Learning Leadership from ‘A Major Malfunction’

October 13, 2014 by | Events

On September 9, 2014, Dr. Mark Maier was a guest lecturer in BUS 604: Organization and Management lead by Dr. Tom E. Butkiewicz where he presented his world-renowned ethical case study titled: The Story Behind the Space Shuttle Challenger Disaster to Argyros MBA students. Learn more about this experience by listening to the podcast below. This podcast is

Chapman Panthers & the Susan G. Komen 5k

October 7, 2014 by | Graduate & MBA

The Chapman Panthers team came out in full force Sunday morning, September 28th, for the Susan Komen 5k. What a great job the team did representing Chapman University. All of which could not have been done if it weren’t for the efforts of Scott Johnson (MBAAA President), Paula Mattison (Team Captain), and the dedicated team of co-captains;

A Walk Down Wall Street with Professor Burnham

October 3, 2014 by | Argyros School News

New York has been characterized as the financial capital of the world, which is no surprise. Wall Street continues to be the global hub for market traders and is home to some of the biggest financial firms of the world. Professor Terry Burnham, Associate Professor with the Argyros School of Business and Economics, is planning to

Chapman Nobel Laureate Vernon Smith to Give Public Talk

September 10, 2014 by | Economic Science Institute

Chapman University’s Nobel Laureate Vernon Smith (Economics 2002) will participate in a public talk hosted by the Directors Roundtable and Chapman’s Economic Science Institute later this month. Professor Smith is the keynote speaker at this free talk at the event called “A Dialogue with Nobel Laureate Vernon Smith: The Impact of both Current Government Economic