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Students Brew Up Winning Recipe With Local Craft Beer Maker

  Monday, March 06, 2017
— When Tradition Brewing needed help increasing brand awareness in the crowded craft beer market, the fledgling company turned to Dr. Lisa Spiller and students in her Integrated Marketing Communications class. Marti Caldwell, Tradition’s ...

Donaldson Publishes Book on Systems Thinking in Management

  Monday, February 20, 2017
— Dr. Willy Donaldson, assistant professor of management, is the author of Simple_Complexity: A Management Book for the Rest of Us: A Guide to Systems Thinking. In the book, Donaldson applies the concepts of systems thinking to business ...

Building the Future – Today

  Thursday, February 16, 2017
  Alumni
— When Jay Epstein graduated from Christopher Newport in 1976, it was still a branch of the College of William & Mary, and was a commuter college until the first residence hall was built in the 1990s. The larger campus transformation began a ...

'Oyster Pointer' Establishes New Marketing Scholarship

  Friday, February 10, 2017
— Captain and marketing major Makenzie Fancher is the first recipient of the new Oyster Pointer Outstanding Marketing Student Annual Scholarship. “It's a humbling experience to be the inaugural winner of this scholarship. I aim to make a ...

Captaining the Family Business

  Friday, January 27, 2017
— Full-time student and full-time employee are two ways to describe senior Mark “Alex” Johnson. Johnson, a management major, splits his time between Christopher Newport and the family business, Shawnee Canning Company, in Cross ...

Accounting Majors to Provide Free Tax Services

  Wednesday, January 18, 2017
— Christopher Newport University's Luter School of Business students will prepare and e-file tax returns this year. The free service is geared toward low-to-moderate income taxpayers, and returns will be prepared by accounting majors certified by ...

Fear 2 Freedom and CNU Win First Place in National Competition

  Tuesday, November 01, 2016
  News
— Dr. Lisa Spiller, Distinguished Professor of Marketing in the Joseph W. Luter, III School of Business won the first-place “Gold” award in the 2016 national case competition of the Jacobs and Clevenger Case Writers’ ...

Of the Highest Caliber

  Wednesday, October 19, 2016
  Alumni
— Never forget your roots. For Robert Green Jr. ’74, that sentiment has defined a professional journey that began in college. “Christopher Newport embraced me and gave me an opportunity to go to school,” he says. ...

Nothing Ventured, Nothing Gained

  Wednesday, October 19, 2016
  Alumni
— Not only are small businesses breaking new ground in today’s business world, they also have a new ally: crowdfunding websites. These sites, such as Kickstarter and GoFundMe, have allowed anyone with a marketable idea to have the online ...

Bloomberg Names Luter School One of America’s 100 Best Undergraduate Business Schools

  Friday, April 22, 2016
  News
— The undergraduate program at the Joseph W. Luter, III School of Business has been included in the 2016 Bloomberg Businessweek Best Undergraduate Business Schools rankings. The program is ranked No. 93 among all ...

Partners in Transformation

  Monday, February 01, 2016
— Since its founding in 1999, TowneBank has actively supported the University – from creating the Spirit of Excellence Scholarship for Luter School of Business students to supporting Captains athletics and partnering with Christopher ...

The Systems Thinker

  Monday, February 01, 2016
— Although it was just six years ago that Dr. Willy Donaldson first stood in front of a Christopher Newport classroom, he has been a fixture in the local business community for more than 30 years. He’s been CEO of eight companies and run ...

Willy Donaldson Appointed to Governor’s Council on Youth Entrepreneurship

  Friday, October 02, 2015
  News
— Dr. Willy Donaldson, assistant professor of management in the Luter School of Business, has been appointed to Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe’s Council on Youth Entrepreneurship. The Council will be responsible for ...

Dr. George H. Ebbs Named Dean of Luter School of Business

  Monday, June 15, 2015
— Christopher Newport University is pleased to announce that Dr. George H. Ebbs, former president of Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University and former dean of the College of Business at Bloomsburg University, has been named Dean of the Joseph W. ...

Luter School of Business Maintains AACSB Accreditation

  Tuesday, February 24, 2015
— CNU’s Luter School of Business has successfully earned re-affirmation of its business accreditation by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) International. AACSB ...
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