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With construction of the Business Learning Community’s Phase II topping out, Terry alumni gathered for a final homecoming on the Brooks Hall lawn. A collection of images and a video from the event are available online.
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Terry FYI

Terry FYI is a periodic newsletter for alumni and others affiliated with the Terry College of Business.

IN THIS ISSUE

November 2016

FEATURED

Terry Homecoming 2016

With construction of the Business Learning Community’s Phase II topping out, Terry alumni gathered for a final homecoming on the Brooks Hall lawn. A collection of images and a video from the event are available online.

UPCOMING EVENTS

NOV 03 | Mason Public Leadership Lecture: William P. "Billy" Payne (AB '69, JD '73), Centennial Holding Company LLC
NOV 07 | Full-Time MBA Campus Visit Day
NOV 08 | Master of Internet Technology Program Information Webinar
NOV 11 | 2016 Professional Women's Conference — Atlanta, GA
NOV 14 | Full-Time MBA Campus Visit Day
NOV 16 | Terry College Young Alumni Gathering — Atlanta, GA
NOV 17 | Terry Third Thursday: Ron Rogowski, Vice President of Alternate Channels, UPS and Chairman, Atlanta Sports Council — Atlanta, GA
NOV 17 | Fort Benning Army Education Center College and Career Fair — Fort Benning, GA
NOV 30 | Master of Internet Technology Program Information Webinar
DEC 06 | Full-Time MBA Program Overview Webinar
DEC 14 | Georgia Economic Outlook Series: Atlanta 

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SPOTLIGHTS

Felipe Suarez

STUDENT

 

Felipe Suarez

Whether he’s advising peers or businesses, marketing major Felipe Suarez seeks to make an impact. It’s what drives his hope for a position at a tech company that embraces workplace diversity.

Georgia Economic Outlook

EVENT

 

Georgia Economic Outlook

The annual Georgia Economic Outlook series kicks off Dec. 14, bringing forecasting events to nine cities across the state. Each event features experts who will share their predictions for the local, state and national economies. Register for individual or group tickets at www.terry.uga.edu/eo.

NEWS

Atlanta Olympics CEO to deliver Mason Public Leadership Lecture

Billy Payne, who served as chief executive of Atlanta’s 1996 Olympic Games, will deliver the University of Georgia’s Mason Public Leadership Lecture at 11 a.m. on Nov. 3 in the UGA Chapel. He is currently chairman of the Augusta National Golf Club, host of the Masters Tournament.

AT&T-Time Warner merger puts pressure on content providers

John Turner, associate professor of economics, recently spoke about the AT&T-Time Warner merger. The proposal, which hasn't been approved, began when AT&T offered $85 billion for Time Warner Inc. in one of the largest media mergers in years.

Five new faculty chairholders

Five faculty members were recently appointed to privately endowed chairs or professorships at Terry College. Two were awarded to finance faculty who joined the department this fall. The other three were awarded to Terry professors known for their research in environmental economics, international trade law and IT strategy.

Stan Johnson helps push Terry’s large volume of paper

Stan Johnson is the official "paper pusher" for the Terry College. Each semester, Terry faculty, staff and students go through a large volume of paper: handouts, tests, assignments, quizzes and final exams. As the college's logistical support manager, Johnson helps to oversee the production of these documents.

Samsung's 'spectacular failure'

Marketing professor Julio Sevilla says the "spectacular failure of the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 will become a textbook example of what technology firms should never do if they want to establish and preserve a strong brand."

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