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Why voting is important as a student

As election season approaches quickly, it is important for all of us to make our voice heard. As a student who wants change, it is important for other people my age to realize the importance of voting as well. We as young adults account for 50 percent of the voting population, yet only 19 percent of 18-25 year olds voted in the 2016 [...]

2018-10-26T14:39:48-07:00October 25th, 2018|

Successful real estate professional challenges student to a pushup contest

In a recent real estate lab hosted by the Master of Real Estate Development (MRED) program, keynote speaker Walt Plumb challenged the students to a pushup competition. Walt is a successful and prominent real estate professional in Utah and also surprisingly prolific when it comes to pushups. When Walt threw out the challenge, MRED student James Morrell, took him up on it. While [...]

2018-09-25T11:58:15-07:00September 25th, 2018|

Business leader Gail Miller speaks at the Spencer Fox Eccles Convocation

Earlier this week, the David Eccles School of Business hosted the 28th annual Spencer Fox Eccles Convocation and had the pleasure to host honorable keynote speaker Gail Miller. The impressive business woman discussed her triumphs as she evolved from being a timid housewife and stay-at-home mom to successfully owning and running 60 car dealerships, the Utah Jazz, the Salt Lake Bees, Megaplex [...]

2018-09-14T16:12:12-07:00September 14th, 2018|

Women’s Mentoring Program helps MAcc students build accounting careers

For the last three years, the Master of Accounting (MAcc) program at the David Eccles School of Business has been making strides for women entering the accounting profession through the implementation of the MAcc Women’s Mentoring Program. The Women’s Mentoring Program is intended to provide mentorship to MAcc women students with female role models in the industry as they work through the MAcc [...]

2018-08-28T17:11:57-07:00August 28th, 2018|

Financial Times ranks MSF program No. 1 for best value for money

The David Eccles School of Business Master of Science in Finance (MSF) provides the best value for money in the nation, according to new 2018 rankings released by the Financial Times. The ranking further emphasizes the excellent educational experience, low tuition and affordable cost-of-living available at the University of Utah and in Salt Lake City. This is the third consecutive year [...]

2018-07-12T16:09:06-07:00July 10th, 2018|

2018 Real Estate Around the World – Final Stop: Dublin

Make sure to check out this 5 part series and learn more about the other amazing destinations the Real Estate Around the World trip landed this year, Tokyo, Hong Kong, Vietnam, and Prague and Rome. We arrived in Dublin on Thursday afternoon to unusually blue skies, baskets of fish and chips, and live Irish music on every corner. Luck of the Irish! [...]

2018-07-02T13:09:52-07:00May 22nd, 2018|

2018 Real Estate Around the World – Stops Four and Five: Prague and Rome

Make sure to check out this 5 part series and learn more about the other amazing destinations the Real Estate Around the World trip landed this year, Tokyo, Hong Kong, Vietnam and Dublin.  Our flight out of Italy brings our time in Prague and Rome at a close. In Prague, we visited with developer FINEP CZ and construction company PP53. We learned that [...]

2018-07-02T13:06:11-07:00May 18th, 2018|

2018 Real Estate Around the World – Stop Three: Vietnam

Make sure to check out this 5 part series and learn more about the other amazing destinations the Real Estate Around the World trip landed this year, Tokyo, Hong Kong, Prague and Rome, and Dublin.  Xin Chao, Vietnam! Our first glimpse of Vietnam featured thousands of motorbikes, drastically different traffic laws than in the U.S. and the best bus tour guide [...]

2018-07-02T13:03:40-07:00May 14th, 2018|

2018 Real Estate Around the World – Stop Two: Hong Kong

Make sure to check out this 5 part series and learn more about the other amazing destinations the Real Estate Around the World trip landed this year, Tokyo, Vietnam, Prague and Rome, and Dublin.  We are on our way to Vietnam after a short, but incredible 24 hours in Hong Kong! Our day began meeting with Stanley Chin of Treasure Capital Asia. [...]

2018-07-02T12:54:54-07:00May 10th, 2018|

2018 Real Estate Around the World – Stop One: Tokyo

Make sure to check out this 5 part series and learn more about the other amazing destinations the Real Estate Around the World trip landed this year, Hong Kong, Vietnam, Prague and Rome, and Dublin.  Today marks our departure from our first stop on the Real Estate Round the World tour. While excited to start on the next leg of our journey, [...]

2018-07-02T12:54:45-07:00May 9th, 2018|