The Georgia-Pernambuco Partnership, an organization uniting the state of Georgia with the Brazilian state of Pernambuco, has elected David Bruce of Georgia State University’s J. Mack Robinson College of Business as president for a two-year term.
Robinson will launch two dual degree programs in fall 2016: a joint M.S. in Analytics and Master of Actuarial Science program; and a joint M.S. in Analytics and M.S. in Mathematical Risk Management program. Although each individual degree is a three-semester program, the dual degree programs extend coursework by only one semester.
A team of four undergraduates representing Georgia State University’s J. Mack Robinson College of Business advanced to the semifinal round at the National Diversity Case Competition held recently at Indiana University.
The faculty of the Department of Real Estate are No. 3 worldwide for scholarly productivity in their discipline, according to new rankings published in the Journal of Real Estate Literature. Robinson’s program is the highest ranked in the state of Georgia.
The Financial Engineer has named Robinson’s Master of Science in Mathematical Risk Management program among the nation’s best financial engineering programs – No. 26 overall and No. 10 among programs at public universities.
A team composed of three students in Robinson’s Master of Professional Accountancy program won the 2015 Internal Audit Case Competition sponsored by the Atlanta chapter of the Institute of Internal Auditors.
At the 2015 annual Health IT Leadership Summit held in Atlanta, GA, a team of Computer Information Systems students from Georgia State University’s J. Mack Robinson College of Business won the “University Innovation Award and HIT Hack Challenge.”
The first Federal Reserve rate hike since June 2006 is highly likely to occur in December provided certain conditions prevail, according to Rajeev Dhawan of Robinson’s Economic Forecasting Center.
Paula Huntley, business manager in Robinson’s Institute of International Business, has received the university’s Staff Award for Global Engagement in recognition of accomplishments and contributions to international education.
Four alumni and one honorary alumnus were honored at Georgia State University’s J. Mack Robinson College of Business 13th annual Alumni Awards last week.