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UW-Eau Claire Army ROTC Cpt Frahm left for deployment

Cpt Bradley FrahmNovember 22 was Cpt Bradley Frahm’s last day at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire.

Frahm, who is assistant professor of military science (APMS) and the executive officer in charge of the UW-Eau Claire ROTC program, will be deployed in April to a base defense operation center at Camp Arifjan in Kuwait. Until then he will be doing additional training, first at Fort McCoy, and eventually at Fort Hood, TX.

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Jian-yu Ke"The Ongoing Impact of the U.S.-China Air Services Agreements on Air Passenger Markets," a paper written by Jian-yu Ke (Mgmt & Mktg) and Robert Windle (University of Maryland), will be published Summer 2014 in the Air Transport Research Society Special Issue of the Transportation Journal, 53 (3). Research for the paper was supported by a grant from the UW-Eau Claire College of Business and the UW-Eau Claire Office of Research and Sponsored Programs.

holiday cheer

GiftThe UW-Eau Claire Sales Team will help distribute Christmas presents to employees and clients at the L.E. Phillips Career Development Center, Monday, December 16. While they are there, students will tour the facility and have lunch. The event was organized by Callie Johnson, a member of the UW-Eau Claire Sales Team who is also a marketing and sales intern at the career development center.


Ryan Mugan

Congratulations to IS major Ryan Mugan for placing 13th in the NCAA Division III Cross Country National Championship!

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Congratulations to Business Management major Josh Loken for being named to the WIAC Football All-Sportsmanship Team!

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WIACCongratulations to Business Management major David Donnellan for being named WIAC Athlete of the Week.

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Dinner to be held for graduating marketing seniors

The UW-Eau Claire College of Business marketing faculty will host the December 2013 marketing graduates at a buffet dinner held in their honor, Thursday, December 12, from 5:30–7:30 pm. The event will be held at the home of Dr. Joe Bonner, associate professor of marketing.

For more information, contact Dr. Joe Bonner, Department of Management and Marketing.

Get Your Professional Headshot Taken for LinkedIn

Photo sessions in Schofield 59:

Monday, December 9: 2–4:30
Tuesday, December 10: 2–4:30
Wednesday, December 11: 12–2:30
Thursday, December 12: 12–2:30

$5. Sign up for your session outside the CADE office (Schneider 119. (The $5 fee will be charged to your CampS account.)

Business professional dress preferred. Photos will be available for download on Flickr.

Offered by the UW-Eau Claire College of Business Student Professional Development Program


Kelsey Keiser and Tim Bortner

Congratulations to Kelsey Keiser and Tim Bortner for taking 1st and 2nd at the Pi Sigma Epsilon Pro-Am Sell-a-Thon.

New Student Organization Officers


BUS, December 11

New Executive Boards

• President: Danny Greene
• Executive Vice President: Mike Huberty
• Treasurer: Steve Dalsky
• Vice President of Administration: Matt Steel
• Vice President of Technology: Patrick Smith
• Passports: Ashley Hoefer
• Passports: Trevor Kask

Beta Alpha Psi
• President: Derek Nichols
• VP: Amelia Roemer
• Treasurer: Margie Jancik

Pi Sigma Epsilon (PSE)
• President: Tim Bortner
• VP of Admin: Kelsey Keiser
• VP of Finance: Molly Beane
• VP of HR: Kyle Carr
• VP of Marketing: Ben VanLieshout
• VP of Professional Development: Brandi Bawek and Chris Cull
• VP of PR: Joey Schreiner
• Director of Marketing Projects: Liz Verkuilen
• Director of Special Events: Tony Lipari
• Director of Recruiting: Matt Zastoupil

Student Accounting Society
• President: Derek Nichols
• VP: Amelia Roemer
• Treasurer: Margie Jancik
• Secretary: Steven Long
• VP of Special Events: Thomas Trione
• VP of Programming: Lauren Freier
• VP of Internal Affairs: Conrad Eronson
• VP of Administration: Matt Leis

AMACheck out AMA's November newsletter!

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happy holidays

Happy Holidays! Good Luck with Finals. Congrats to our 2013 December Grads!

SnowflakeThis is the last BizWire for 2013. For the latest news, check the COB homepage or social media pages. The next BizWire will be released in February 2014.

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Wednesday, December 11
CADE Meeting
Schneider 110

Thursday, December 12
Reception for Dec. Marketing Graduates
Dr. Bonner's home
For more information, contact Dr. Joe Bonner, Department of Management and Marketing.

Friday, December 13
Fall Semester classes end

COB Student Advisory Board Meeting
Schneider 307

December 16–20
Final Examinations

Monday, December 16
Schneider Hall Building Holiday Luncheon
Hormel Lab
Contact Faith Bogstad for more information.

Wednesday, December 18
CADE Meeting
Schneider 110

Friday, December 20
Army ROTC Commissioning Ceremony
L.E. Phillips Recital Hall,
Haas Fine Arts Center
A small reception will follow the ceremony at 6:30pm.

Saturday, December 21

Tuesday, December 24
Christmas Holiday - University closed

Wednesday, December 25
Christmas Holiday - University closed

Thursday, December 26
Fall Grades due by in MyBlugold CampS

Monday, December 30
Deadline to cancel Winterim registration and receive a full fee refund

Tuesday, December 31
New Year's Holiday - University closed


Wednesday, January 1
New Year's Holiday - University closed

Thursday, January 2
Winterim Session classes begin

Saturday, January 4
Winterim classes held

Wednesday, January 8
CADE Meeting
Schneider 110

Saturday, January 11
Winterim classes held

Wednesday, January 15
CADE Meeting
Schneider 110

Thursday, January 16
Advising and Registration

Friday, January 17
Advising and Registration

Special students may begin enrolling for Spring Semester classes

Winterim Session classes end

Monday, January 20
Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday; University closed; no classes

Tuesday, January 21
Spring Semester classes begin; Tuition-Free Auditors may register

Wednesday, January 22
CADE Meeting
Schneider 110

Winterim grades due by in MyBlugold CampS

Monday, January 27
Last day to register for or add full-semester courses without instructor's approval

Wednesday, January 29
COB Faculty Forum
12:00pm – 12:50pm
Schneider 304

CADE Meeting
Schneider 110

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