Management Magazine
Spring 2015

News Center


Sharing Knowledge Positively Impacts Innovation in Retail
Jul 2, 2015 — A new study from The University of Texas at Dallas finds that a retail store should share customer service experiences with other units within the same chain to have more innovative behavior in its own store. …read more

Edgington Named Associate Vice President for Development
Jul 2, 2015 — Dr. Kyle Edgington has joined the Office of Advancement as UT Dallas' associate vice president for development. In this new position, he will be responsible for overseeing the University's major gift operations. …read more

Reception to Honor Daniel on His Last Day as University President
Jun 29, 2015 — Students, faculty and staff, as well as alumni and community members, will have the opportunity to thank Dr. David E. Daniel for his service and wish him well at his new position in Austin. The event will take place from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Tuesday in t…read more

Over 1,000 Students Earn Spots on Dean's List for Spring Semester
Jun 24, 2015 — For the spring 2015 semester, 1,028 undergraduate students made the dean's list. It contains the names of students who completed at least 12 credit hours during the semester with a grade-point average among the top 10 percent of all students within…read more

Juneteenth Celebration to Commemorate Day That Defined Freedom
Jun 19, 2015 — UT Dallas will celebrate Juneteenth at 5 p.m. on Friday with an event featuring barbecue, live music, games, a health fair and a reading of the Emancipation Proclamation. …read more

Savvy Enactus Team Helps Restaurant, Finishes in Top 10 of Program
Jun 12, 2015 — A team of students from The University of Texas at Dallas was selected as a top 10 finalist in a yearlong national program that encourages the use of entrepreneurial skills and business savvy to improve a small business. …read more

Faculty, Students Honored for Creative Works; Newly Tenured Lauded
Jun 4, 2015 — At the annual Faculty Author Reception, 27 faculty members and two PhD students were honored for their creative works, and 13 faculty members were lauded for achieving tenure. …read more

Rings, Sentiments at Ceremony a Reflection of Dedication to Education
Jun 4, 2015 — A resounding message was delivered by UT Dallas ring recipients at a recent ceremony: The support of family, friends, classmates, and University faculty and staff is crucial to reaching the graduation milestone. …read more

Distinguished Professors, Benefactors Celebrated at Investiture Ceremony
May 28, 2015 — Families of the faculty honorees as well as colleagues, students and friends attended the April 2 event that recognized 11 individuals and the benefactors who helped establish endowed chairs and professorships at the University. …read more

Study Links Credit Default Swaps, Mortgage Delinquencies
May 25, 2015 — Dr. Harold H. Zhang and Dr. Feng Zhao of the Naveen Jindal School of Management recently published the first empirical investigation connecting credit default swaps to mortgage defaults that helped lead to the 2007-2008 financial crisis. …read more

New Model Predicts Readmission of Congestive Heart Failure Patients
May 14, 2015 — Readmission of patients with chronic diseases is a growing problem, costing the U.S. health care system about $25 billion each year. Researchers at The University of Texas at Dallas developed a predictive analytics model that can identify congestiv…read more

Pair Make Dallas Business Journal's List of Top Young Leaders
May 14, 2015 — Dustin Gadberry BS'07 and Archie D. Nettles Jr., BS'11 were recently named to the Dallas Business Journal's "40 Under 40" list for their professional achievements and contributions to the community. The UT Dallas graduates were chosen from more tha…read more

Cybersecurity Institute Works to Untangle Web of Concerns with Interdisciplinary Approach
May 13, 2015 — The Internet of Things - a time in the near future when trillions of electronic devices will be connected to the Internet - will increase the need for this strategy and UT Dallas is well-positioned to be a leader in the field, researchers say. …read more

Fraud Conference Offers Prevention Tips, Unveils Scholarship
May 12, 2015 — The conference, which attracted more than 700 participants and a lineup of 35 speakers, featured tips on uncovering corruption, sessions on cybersecurity and insights into a fraudster's mind, and the unveiling of a new Jindal School scholarship. …read more

Spring Graduates to Celebrate at 8 Ceremonies
May 8, 2015 — Families, friends and well-wishers will celebrate the accomplishments of more than 3,550 graduates from The University of Texas at Dallas during eight commencement ceremonies May 14-16 in the Activity Center. …read more