You're Invited to Our Annual College of Business Breakfast - Saturday, April 18!
Please join us on Saturday, April 18, 2015 from 8:30 a.m. - 10 a.m. in the atrium of McCool Hall for our annual College of Business Breakfast during Super Bulldog Weekend 2015! All alumni are welcome!
Show Your Support for the College of Business During #HailStateDays, April 20-21!
Mississippi State University’s second online annual giving event, #HailStateDays, will take place on Monday, April 20 and Tuesday, April 21. The goal is to receive 1,001 gifts over the 48-hour period. Your tax-deductible gift, no matter how large or small, makes an IMPACT on the future of this university and our college. Be checking for COB tweets and posts via Twitter and Facebook for information on how YOU can "Be the One!"
You're Invited to the College of Business 100th Birthday Bash!
COB STUDENTS: As part of our COB Centennial Celebration, be sure to stop by the McCool Hall atrium on WEDNESDAY, APRIL 22 at 11:30 A.M. for FREE COB Centennial T-SHIRTS and Bop's ICE CREAM (while supplies last!) #WeMeanBUSINESS
The College of Business Centennial Celebration Site is Here!
Our 100th Anniversary Celebration site is now LIVE, providing you with access to all things Centennial! On wemeanbusiness.msstate.edu, you will find historical photos, centennial videos, event information, limited edition merchandise, a place to share YOUR stories and photos with us, as well as vote for the Top 100 College of Business Alumni! We will be updating this site throughout 2015, so be sure to check back often for the latest COB Centennial news and information!
MSU and TAMU Receiving a Major Grant to Foster Entrepreneurship in Rural Areas
Mississippi State University and Texas A&M University are receiving a $200,000 grant from The Blackstone Charitable Foundation to foster entrepreneurship in rural areas. The two land-grant institutions will jointly launch the pilot MaroonX Accelerator Program seeking ultimately to increase the success rate of entrepreneurs by offering concentrated support with mentorship and financial investment over a 10-week summer period. The MSU-TAMU collaboration was one of 20 projects chosen from more than 550 non-profit applicants around the globe.