College of Business News
Borchers provides insight into hot topic of presidential election
Andy Borchers, chair and professor of management, entrepreneurship and marketing at Lipscomb, recently published an article that gives insight into reshoring, a term that is used to describe the act of bringing back offshored work in manufacturing and other industries to its native countries, and a term that has often been addressed in the current political election.
Leanne Smith's first novel aims to inspire readers of all genres
Leanne Smith (’89, ’09 MBA), an assistant professor and mentor in Lipscomb’s College of Business, recently wrote her first historical fiction novel and will be featured at a book signing at Parnassus Books in Nashville, Tuesday, Oct. 4, at 6:30 p.m.
Pfeffer named CEO-in-residence in College of Business
Lipscomb University’s College of Business has named Nashville business leader Phil Pfeffer, president and CEO of Treemont Capital Inc., a CEO-in-residence beginning with the fall 2016 semester.
Lipscomb ranked as national university for first time by U.S. News
For the first time in school history, Lipscomb University has been ranked as a national university in the annual U.S. News & World Report’s “2017 America’s Guide to Colleges.”
Dean Institute launches new breakfast series for public company officers, directors Sept. 13 with talk about cybersecurity
Lipscomb University’s Dean Institute for Corporate Governance & Integrity launches its new Boardroom Briefings series with a breakfast on Sept. 13 focusing on cybersecurity threats.
Six alums recognized at 2016 Nashville Emerging Leader Awards
Six Lipscomb alumni were named finalists of the 10th annual Nashville Emerging Leader Awards, sponsored by The Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce and YP Nashville, and held on Thursday, Aug. 4 in Lipscomb’s Collins Alumni Auditorium. Lipscomb alumna Jaclyn Mothupi (’12, ’14) was among the winners.
Business, fashion students take learning to ‘Birthplace of the Renaissance’
A trip to Florence, Italy, brought international business and the fashion industry to life for a group of Lipscomb students this summer.
Eldridge appointed chair of ACBSP board of commissioners
Ray Eldridge, dean of the College of Business, has been appointed chair of the Baccalaureate/Graduate Degree Board of Commissioners for the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).
Management students see faith in business in Chicago
Honors students go to Chicago to meet three executives who practice their faith.
College of Leadership & Public Service announces fourth Leadership Tennessee class
Lipscomb University’s College of Leadership & Public Service has announced the 2016-17 class for Leadership Tennessee.