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Book published by UHV business dean lands on Amazon Best Sellers lists
When Ken Colwell published his first book less than a year ago, he didn’t expect to wake up one day to find out his book on how to start a business would climb to the top of some of Amazon’s Best Sellers lists.
January 22, 2020
Student team makes UHV history in international business simulation competition
For University of Houston-Victoria student Svetlana LaFleur, an international business simulation competition for a graduate course was more fun than it was work, and when her group kept earning top spots in the competition, she was not surprised.
January 08, 2020
Outstanding business students overcome personal struggles to earn degrees
As a former accountant in her homeland of Vietnam, Le Ly knew that she wanted to continue her career in her new home in Houston.
December 13, 2019
UHV business students examine waste management company at BBA conference
When the first-place team was preparing its case for the 37th University of Houston-Victoria Bachelor of Business Administration Case Conference, they decided to recommend an expansion into niche waste management markets, and the judges took notice.
December 11, 2019
UHV School of Business Administration announces new graduate degree
Students who want to prepare for the certified public accountant exam and pursue careers in accounting now will be able to earn a Master of Accountancy degree through the University of Houston-Victoria School of Business Administration.
December 04, 2019
UHV business dean publishes book about starting businesses
When the University of Houston-Victoria’s School of Business Administration dean was working as an entrepreneurship professor, he developed some clear ideas about what works when starting a business, and he decided to convey that knowledge in a new book.
August 20, 2019
UHV graduate business program receives ranking
A national Master of Business Administration website recently included one of the UHV School of Business Administration’s graduate programs in its list of the best programs in Texas based on affordability, support services and the quality of the classes.
May 31, 2019
New dean chosen to lead UHV business school
The University of Houston-Victoria School of Business Administration soon will welcome a new dean who has more than 30 years of experience in business and higher education.
May 15, 2019
Team of business students makes UHV history with three top 100 rankings
A team of University of Houston-Victoria School of Business Administration graduate students recently made university history by earning three weekly top 100 rankings in the eight-week Global Business Simulation competition.
May 15, 2019
Business students showcase strategy skills at conference
When the winning team was preparing its presentation for the 36th University of Houston-Victoria Bachelor of Business Administration Case Conference, the team members decided to take an uncommon approach from the typical car dealership business model.
May 13, 2019
Outstanding business students move up to bigger things
When Mary Kate Biggers first enrolled in college in the 1980s, she left because she decided she would rather work and earn money than get a degree. Her mother told her she eventually would go back.
May 07, 2019
UHV business master’s programs receive national recognition
Two University of Houston-Victoria School of Business Administration graduate programs in human resource management and international business recently received national rankings based on such factors as affordability, academic quality and student success.
April 24, 2019
Leadercast will target first-line employees, managers to empower teams
Crossroads entrepreneurs and aspiring leaders will get a full day of instruction about how to develop and lead healthy teams at the May 17 annual Leadercast Victoria event sponsored by the University of Houston-Victoria.
April 09, 2019
Chinese executive donates $700,000 to UHV business school
University of Houston-Victoria business students and faculty now have more resources to improve programs, research and international business studies in China thanks to a $700,000 contribution from an esteemed Chinese businessman who previously was awarded the first honorary doctorate from the university.
January 07, 2019
UHV business students present case at BBA conference
The 35th University of Houston-Victoria Bachelor of Business Administration Case Conference ended in a tie for first place after 125 students on 30 teams presented ways that Encore Wire Corporation could improve its business.
December 19, 2018
Business graduate students earn Top 100 spots in global simulation
Two teams of University of Houston-Victoria School of Business Administration graduate students each earned a ranking in the weekly Top 100 of the eight-week Global Business Simulation competition.
December 13, 2018