Montana State University

Jake Jabs College of
Business & Entrepreneurship

Montana State University
P.O. Box 173040
Bozeman, MT 59717-3040

Tel: (406) 994-4421
Fax: (406) 994-6206
Location: 412 Reid Hall

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Audrey Capp
Tel: (406) 994-7026


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Student Profiles in Excellence

Students Team up to Take 3rd Place in Business Plan Competition
MSU students Alex Crosby and Tim Reusch presented their business plan for Babylon Produce, a hydroponic heirloom tomato facility at the regional competition and came away with $5,000 in award money. Full article.

Amanda Powell
Accounting Student Receives Prestigious National Scholarship
Amanda Powell, an accounting student, has been awarded a prestigious Ritchie-Jennings Memorial scholarship for $5,000 from the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE). Full article.

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Students Impress Judges with Comprehensive Advertising Campaign
Calling themselves Caldera Collective, sixteen MSU College of Business and College of Arts & Architecture graphic design students spent two semesters creating a brilliant advertising campaign which earned them 2nd place honors at the regional National Student Advertising Competition. Full article.

Beta Alpha Psi Accounting Students Place Third in Best Practices Competition
A team of five Beta Alpha Psi (BAP) accounting students placed third in the Best Practices Competition in the "Inspiration" category at the annual BAP Rockly Mountain Regional Conference. Full article.
CFA Institute Research Challenge
Trio of Finance Students Take First Place in Research Challenge
Three finance students traveled to Spokane last week to participate in the local CFA Institute Research Challenge, where they placed first, against teams from Whitworth, Washington State, Eastern Washington, Gonzaga, and the University of Montana, as well as Carroll College. Full article.

"I am always impressed with the Jake Jabs College of Business & Entrepreneurship (JJCBE) students. Their student clubs have provided professional development for themselves and other business students by bringing in top national speakers in their respective fields. The opportunities for networking have been countless due to the students' efforts."

-Linda Ward,
Bracken Center for Excellence in Undergraduate Business Education

Click here to watch Lily Hurley, 2010 MSU Student Achiever of the Week.
Click here to watch Jann Spizzirri, 2009 MSU Student Achiever of the Week.

Other Student Highlights:
Accounting student is honored with top MSU award for community involvement
College of Business seniors and faculty mentors recognized at 31st annual awards for excellence
CoB student attends intensive three-day seminar with Seth Godin
Entrepreneurship student combines business and passion to fly free
Accounting student receives national scholarship for awareness of fraud
Six accounting students travel to Alaska as volunteer tax preparers
MSU students leading other universities in the D.A. Davidson Investment Challenge in net gains
Entrepreneurship course provides students with real-world business experience
Life Changing Experiences from Traveling to the Other Side of the World
MSU business student turns enthusiasm for sports into a marketing career path
Big ideas in the Big Apple: MSU senior changes plans after trip with finance club
MSU research team to produce documentary about state's microbreweries Alumni Team Up Combining Business & Fishing Smarts
From Bangalore to Bozeman: India Native Excels at Business, Tennis

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