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Accounting Student Awarded PCAOB Scholarship

Lauren Purdue

The PCAOB Scholarship is the largest and most prestigious scholarship awarded to a UNCG student. The ACF Scholarship committee selected Lauren Perdue as the 2023 recipient. Lauren is an Accelerated Master’s Program (AMP) student earning credits towards both her bachelor’s and master’s degree. She will graduate with her bachelor’s degree … Continued


UNCG Bryan PhD student’s research on free menstrual products earns 3MT victory 

Farhat-3MT

Many people may consider menstrual products a private women’s matter. However, according to Farhat Chowdhury, it is a subject for all. While participating in UNC Greensboro’s Three Minute Thesis competition, Chowdhury effectively explained her research and findings and emerged as the competition’s winner.   Chowdhury, a Ph.D. candidate in the Bryan … Continued


UNCG Bryan research: Foreign-born CEOs more likely to be fired

BY NEYA THOMAS Over the last several years, American firms have been hiring more foreign-born chief executive officers, according to UNC Greensboro Bryan School Assistant Professor Dr. Marketa Rickley. This is true of firms like Google, Pepsi, Microsoft, and more. But, once on the job, are these CEOs held to … Continued


UNCG Bryan School’s online accounting programs nab national accolades

UNCG Bryan Accounting Programs Recognized

Earlier this year, the UNC Greensboro Bryan School of Business and Economics’ online Master’s in Accounting program was recognized as one of the best – and most affordable – of its kind in the nation by OnlineMastersDegrees.org (OMD). Not to be outdone, the School’s B.S. in Accounting was also recently recognized by … Continued


Finding Her Way Home

In 2022, Cat Regan (Information Systems and Supply Chain Management) qualified for financial aid because she was at risk of being homeless. Now a senior, Regan feels at home at UNC Greensboro’s Bryan School of Business and Economics – a feeling she says eluded her during a childhood full of … Continued


A FLAIR for fashion

LaParia Speight ‘21 (Consumer, Apparel, and Retail Studies), ‘22 MS fell in love with fashion in the seventh grade. “I was in a home economics class, and I learned I could make things on my own,” she remembers. Speight started sewing pillows and purses and selling them to family members. … Continued


UNCG Bryan student named to select program at ‘happiest place on earth’

For sophomore marketing student Aliyah Lynch, the name Disney has always represented her childhood. Now on the cusp of an internship in the franchise’s Orlando-based headquarters, it’s taking on a new meaning. Lynch was recently named as one of the United Negro College Fund’s (UNCF) Disney Corporate Scholars — a … Continued