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Walton College, Consortium Organizing Blockchain Conference for April 6
Conference to bring together beginners and experts from industry and academia to discuss basics, value propositions, technology options.
Three Alumni to Be Honored at Walton College Awards Banquet on April 19
Three outstanding alumni of the Walton College — Mary Harmon, Michael Paladino and Michael A. Brown — will be honored this spring at the college's annual awards banquet.
U of A Team Takes First Place at Regional Competition
Mia Norton, Emma Ehlers and Kristin Birkoff won first place in the "Launching into the Next Century" category and will compete at the National Beta Alpha Psi meeting in August.
Smith Named Walton College Employee of the Quarter
Sheree Smith, administrative support supervisor in the Department of Information Systems, has been named employee of the second quarter by the Walton College.
Douglas Recipient of Teradata University Network Pioneer Award
David Douglas, emeritus professor of information systems in the Walton College, has been recognized with the Teradata University Network Pioneer Award.
Hunter to Receive Greene Family Scholarship
A scholarship established by alumni Wyndell and LaKeysha Greene will help Katelyn Hunter, a freshman in Walton College, who is hoping to major in information systems.
Grover, Venkatesh, Sabherwal Recognized as Top Information Systems Researchers
Varun Grover, Viswanath Venkatesh and Rajiv Sabherwal of Walton College have been recognized as top researchers in the field using the h-index measurement of research.
Technology Opportunities Brought to Life for High School Students
Twenty-eight high-school students from underrepresented groups attended the 18th Technology Awareness Program, a weeklong residential camp that brought to life the many opportunities in technology.
Walton Faculty, Students Participate in Enterprise Computing Community Conference
Faculty and students from the Walton College of Business attended the Enterprise Computing Community Conference in Poughkeepsie, New York, June 11-13.
Information Systems Professor David Douglas to Retire in Fall 2017
Served on the university faculty for more than 40 years.