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Eleven MSU students inducted into international honorary society for business students

May 3, 2017 -- From MSU News Service

Eleven MSU business students have been inducted into Beta Gamma Sigma, an international business honor society. In addition to the honored students, Angela Woodland, associate professor of accounting in the MSU Jake Jabs College of Business and Entrepreneurship, was recognized as the Beta Gamma Sigma Professor of the Year, and Tricia Binford, MSU head women’s basketball coach, was the honorary chapter speaker.

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BOZEMAN — Eleven Montana State University business students have been inducted into Beta Gamma Sigma, an international business honor society. The students join an expanding worldwide network of more than 625,000 business professionals who have earned recognition through lifetime membership in the honor society.

In addition to the honored students, Angela Woodland, associate professor of accounting in the MSU Jake Jabs College of Business and Entrepreneurship, was recognized as the Beta Gamma Sigma Professor of the Year. Tricia Binford, MSU head women’s basketball coach, was the honorary chapter speaker.

MSU students inducted into the honor society are listed below by state and hometown:

Montana
Billings: Lauren Satchell
Bozeman: Austin Larson
Glendive: Kaitlyn Stickel
Helena: Victoria McHugh, Aidan Wade

California
San Francisco: Monica Denny

Colorado
Golden: Haley Blodgett

Idaho
Salmon: Jessica Liner

New York
Tomkins Grove: Kristine Mashaw

Washington
Vancouver: Grace Fleming

Wisconsin
Elm Grove: Madeleine McCann

The 2017-2018 Beta Gamma Sigma officers for the MSU chapter were also announced. Officers are:
Joel Benson, president
Monica Denny, vice president of programming
Aidan Wade, vice president of membership and public relations
Jessica Liner, vice president of finance

Beta Gamma Sigma is an international scholastic honor society for business students. To be eligible, students must rank in the upper 10 percent of the baccalaureate and top 20 percent of graduate programs at schools accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business, or AACSB. Beta Gamma Sigma has installed collegiate chapters and inducted students on six continents.

For more information, contact Chantelle Mahan in the MSU Jake Jabs College of Business and Entrepreneurship at (406) 994-4438 or chantelle.mahan@montana.edu.

The MSU Jake Jabs College of Business and Entrepreneurship offers four undergraduate options of study, including accounting, finance, management and marketing, as well as five minors, including accounting, business administration, entrepreneurship and small business management, finance and international business. The college also offers a master of professional accountancy degree, a business certificate and an entrepreneurship certificate.

Contact: Chantelle Mahan, associate director of the MSU Bracken Center, (406) 994-4438 or chantelle.mahan@montana.edu