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John Chenoweth named CoBE dean

John Chenoweth

January 21, 2015

Jan 21, 2015 By Rumasa Noor The College of Business and Economics (CoBE) at UW-Whitewater has been headed by several distinguished individuals in the college’s history. The trend continues with John Chenoweth, who was appointed as the dean of CoBE in Dec. 2014. “It’s certainly an honor to...

Smith takes COBE lead

September 4, 2014

Sep 4, 2014 By Rumasa Noor This summer UW-Whitewater said goodbye to the dean of College of Business and Economics (COBE) Chris Clements as she retired to take on a new role at the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). Lois Smith, former associate dean, was chosen to...

Chris Clements to say goodbye to CoBE

June 21, 2014

June 21, 2014 By Rumasa Noor After serving UW-Whitewater for 24 years and being the dean of the College of Business and Economics (CoBE) for 12 years, Chris Clements has decided to step down. The new interim dean will be Lois Smith, who currently serves as an associate dean for CoBE. Clements...

UW-W makes it to the Book of Lists

February 12, 2014

Feb. 12, 2014 By Rumasa Noor UW-Whitewater’s College of Business and Economics is complimented quite frequently for its achievements.  This time the college was recognized by the Business Journal’s Book of Lists for being the Largest Milwaukee-Area Graduate Business Program. Business Journal...

LEAP program lets students, faculty make changes to campus

LEAP program lets students, faculty make changes to campus

November 13, 2013

By Lucas Wimmer Carmen McCray’s expectation in coming to UW-Whitewater was to have school change her, not for her to change the school. That is exactly what happened to McCray, however, with the help of the Liberal Education and America’s Promise (LEAP) program. The LEAP program is campus...

Now: Adaptive institution

October 10, 2012

The college of business and economics (CoBE) has seen dramatic change in the last few decades. Teleprompters, green screens and smart boards have replaced typewritters and main frames.  The reputation of the college has led to a record enrollment. Since 2000, the enrollment at UW-Whitewater as...

Address serves as bridge between students and college

September 26, 2012

After considering a student body request to view the big picture, the College of Business and Economics hosted its first State of the College Address last Wednesday. It was organized by the Dean’s Advisory Council to inform students of priorities of the College and changes they can expect to see. This...

LEAP looks to prepare students for future careers

February 29, 2012

A group is hoping to capitalize on Leap Day by hosting several programs to help students better prepare their knowledge and skills for future careers. Liberal Education and America’s Promise is a national effort to develop learning and teaching. Events will be held from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in...

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