Yearly Archives: 2018

Rindfleisch lends perspective to WalletHub on holiday shopping

Aric Rindfleisch, Professor of Business Administration and John M. Jones Professor of Marketing at Gies College of Business offered his insights to WalletHub on their 2018 Holiday Shopping Survey. Six in 10 people surveyed said they are better off financially … Continued

Nine Illinois Gies faculty receive Dean’s Impact Awards

Nine exceptional faculty members at the University of Illinois’ Gies College of Business have been named recipients of the 2018-19 Dean’s Impact Award. The award recognizes outstanding faculty for their contributions to the College. “I am proud to recognize these … Continued

Living their best business life

Last year, as a freshman, Patrick Potter wanted to feel like an Illini. The enchantment of starting college appealed to him. Potter looked forward to learning the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign campus. He wanted to spend warm days on the … Continued

Dudek could take new route to pro football

The only thing Mike Dudek can’t catch – is a break. After blowing the doors off the college football world during his freshman season on the University of Illinois football team – 76 catches, 1,038 receiving yards, 6 touchdowns, and … Continued

Brown and Huang win WRDS Best Paper Award

Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS), the leading data research platform and business intelligence tool for corporate, academic and government institutions worldwide, is pleased to announce Jeffrey R. Brown, the Josef & Margot Lakonishok Professor of Business and Dean, and Jiekun … Continued