FCB Dean Van Slyke’s April 2016 Update

Posted: Tuesday, April 26th 2016 at 12:47 PM

April 20, 2016

To follow is Dean Craig Van Slyke's final update of the academic year. In addition to stories covered in the yearly news channel, these stories are worthy of note.

Awards and accomplishments

This semester several FCB faculty have been given prestigious awards:

In addition, FCB students did well in several competitions, including:

Appointments and Promotions

Pin Ng, professor of economics, will be serving the remaining two years of the Franke Professorship.

Gavin Zhang was promoted to Associate Professor with tenure.

Study abroad

FCB is very happy to offer several exciting, educational study abroad experiences this summer. In some cases, these are life-changing experiences for students. I am grateful to the faculty who take the time and effort to organize and conduct such meaningful experiences for our students. Here’s a list of this summer’s study abroad experiences (in no particular order):

Categories: beverly amer eric yordy julie mueller larry watkins julene boger desert classic regional global research competition global research challenge arizona collegiate sales competition ais student leadership conference pin ng gavin zhang summer study in europe france and morocco discovering gastronomy nau in southeast asia southeast asia language and linguine 2016 spring 2016 faculty students