The School of Business at Eastern Illinois University

Due to the generous gifts of our alumni and friends, these activities are made possible. Through these experiences, our students' learning is enriched, both in and out of the classroom.



Ethics speaker Dr. Bruce Weinstein, The Ethics Guy
, was the keynote speaker for the 2013 Bertrand P. Holley Ethics & Social Responsibility Series


Hands-on learning in the
Securities Analysis Center

Students during the 2012 School of Business study abroad trip to the Netherlands.  The School of Business is fortunate to have donors who see the value in helping to provide our students with opportunities to learn about business from a global perspective.


MBA alumna Kaylee Hackney (middle) accepts the Best Paper Award at the 2012 MBAA International Conference, with faculty research mentor Dr. David Boggs (left).
School of Business students will soon have even more professional development opportunities, thanks to the generosity of COUNTRY Financial to support the College to Career initiative.
Certified Financial Planner Day
Certified Financial Planning Day

Finance students give daily market reports on WEIU
EIR Auditorium
Students pack the auditorium during an
Executive in Residence presentation


Young alumni provide practical information to students as part of the Young Professionals program

Through the generosity of State Farm, the School of Business was able to enhance the technology that directly supports quality instruction.

GA Office

Graduate Assistants work together in the GA Office in Lumpkin Hall

Students in the International Business Club
attend a conference in St. Louis

Students work on a project in the
collaborative lab

Hayley Pieper,
Dean Giffin Award Winner, 2012
Through the support of our donors, the School of Business is able to provide over $83,000 in scholarships and awards each year to our outstanding students!


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