Dr. June Wei provides Tablet PCs to students in three classes to enhance their in-class data analysis and data modeling capability. Read more: UWF News Press Release (PDF)
MBA students of the College of Business received Best Student Case Award at the recently held SECRA conference. Read more...
The Department is offering a new degree in General Business starting with the Fall 2009 term. The B.S.B.A. in General Business is for people who want to gain cross functional skills across multiple disciplines including Management, Marketing, and Finance/Economics.
Effective Fall 2008, the Department of Management and MIS is offering a new Undergraduate Certificate in Small Business Management/Entrepreneurship for students interested in managing small businesses or starting their own businesses. For more details, please visit the Small Business Management/Entrepreneurship Certificate web page.
Recent News and Events
Dr. Gayle Baugh, Associate Professor, Management/MIS, has been appointed Editor of the prestigious journal 'Group and Organization Management.' Read more
College of Business student presents an article on a simulation study at the International DSI conference in Boston. Read more
In March 2011, members of Delta Sigma Pi, the student organization for all College majors, assisted the Association of Business Simulation and Experiential Learning hold its annual conference at Pensacola Beach. Read more (PDF).
UWF named among 2011 "Great Colleges to work for", UWF News Press Release, July 28
Dr. William Carper won the prestigious Moving Spirit award from the Institute for Operations Research and Management Science for 30 years of distinguished service to the South East chapter of the Institute. For more information, please read the Dr. Carper receives Moving Spirit award News Release.
Mr. William Reynolds, Command Information Officer, Naval Education and Training Professional Development and Technology Center [NETPDTC], visited the UWF campus and made a presentation to the student chapter of the Association for Information Systems, the student organization for MIS majors. For more information about this exciting visit, please read the Mr. William Reynolds News Release.
The UWF chapter of Delta Sigma Pi recently won three awards at the Fall Leadership and Excellence Academy for Deltasigs held at Knoxville, Tennessee, on October 9, 2010. This included the Outstanding Professional Activities award, Outstanding Community Services award, and the Outstanding Chapter award. For more information, please read the Delta Sigma Pi wins Outstanding Chapter award News Release.
On October 7, 2010, MIS student leaders attended an AIS student chapter conference in Atlanta, Georgia. To read more, please click here.
Dr. Gayle Baugh wins two prestigious awards from the Academy of Management, the oldest and largest association of Management scholars in the world. To read more, please follow this link: Dr. Baugh Awards News Release.
Mr. Hi Tran, undergraduate MIS student, presented an article titled "A model on users' trustiness in privacy and security in ubiquitous computing" at the International Conference of Accounting, Business, Leadership and Information Management held at New Orleans (May, 2010). This article, co-authored with Dr. June Wei, Associate Professor, Management Information Systems, also received one of three best paper awards at the conference.
Dr. June Wei has been appointed editor in chief of Electronic Government: An International Journal.
Dr. Richard Platt has been named as an ABSEL Fellow. This is a rare and high honor. Click here to learn more.
Tom Keiser, CIO of Gap Inc., discusses his career journey from UWF to the Office of Chief Information Officer.
MBA student Aaron Hall was a first place winner in Global Business Strategy in The Business Strategy Game International competition. Hall attended MAN 6516 - the MBA capstone business strategy course taught by Dr. Blaine Lawlor, Assistant Professor, Management/ MIS in the fall 2009 semester. Click here to learn more.
Mr. Tom Keiser, incoming Chief Information Officer for Gap Inc., made two presentations to MIS students in November, 2009. MIS majors and MBA students attended the first presentation. The second presentation, "Role of Systems Analysts in the Modern Organization" was presented to MIS students in ISM 4113.
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