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Summer Newsletter: From the Dean's Desk

July 30, 2020

The Milgard School is happy to present our summer quarter newsletter "From the Dean's Desk". Featuring discussion on what we're doing amid COVID-19, the journey of two students, Lindsey and Fanny, and more!

UW Tacoma, Snoqualmie Library

Accounting at Milgard: Past, Present, Future

July 7, 2020

Accounting has been a popular offering at the Milgard School of Business (MSB) since 1994, enabling students to specialize in the field while earning a Bachelor’s of Arts in Business. The undergraduate program’s success led university leaders to consider expanding the program to the graduate school level.

UW Tacoma Campus, Spring 2020, Emergency Aid

Emergency Aid for Students

May 18, 2020

Milgard is contributing funds to assist with emergency aid requests made by Milgard students. Students who are experiencing financial difficulty can apply for emergency aid

Sally Schwartz, Milgard staff

Meet our Staff: Trish and Sally

February 27, 2020

Meet Trish and Sally, our staff from the Milgard Success Center, helping students achieve career success

Tressa Lacy, MAcc student

Celebrating Student Success: Tressa Lacy

January 13, 2020

First-generation Master of Accounting student, author, and mother of five: Tressa Lacy, is achieving multiple milestones through the support of scholarships, mentors, and Milgard community resources

Ambassador Kassa Tekleberhan, Ethiopian ambassador to the United States. Dean Howard Smith, Associate Dean Altaf Merchant, and Stan Emert, Executive Direct

Milgard School Hosts Ethiopian Ambassador

December 12, 2018

On November 20, 2018, faculty and staff at the Milgard School of Business hosted a special visit by His Excellency Kassa Tekleberhan, Ethiopian Ambassador to the United States. Dean Howard Smith, Associate Dean Altaf Merchant, and Stan Emert, Executive Director (Interim) for Leadership and Social Responsibility, hosted the Ethiopian delegation in a campus tour and dinner.

Moving the field forward: student paper award for future-tech research

Moving the field forward: student paper award for future-tech research at 2018 HICSS

December 11, 2017

The Center for Business Analytics (CBA) at Milgard School of Business, International Society of Service Innovation Professionals (ISSIP), and International Business Machines Corporation (IBM) announce the 2018 “Move the Field Forward Best Paper Award” at the Hawaiian International Conference of System Sciences.