The Lerner College’s Class of 2016 outperforms national averages

May 9, 2018 by Sunny Rosen The University of Delaware’s Alfred Lerner College of Business and Economics’ Class of 2016 is outperforming national averages in terms of employment and starting salaries. Lerner College Class of 2016…
Information Systems and Technology Management (ISTM) Spotlight: Meet our students

May 7, 2018 by Sunny Rosen Earlier this semester, we spoke with Andrea Everard, Lerner College professor of MIS to discuss how prospective students can best decide if our master of science in…
St. Mark’s wins Delaware Personal Finance Challenge

May 4, 2018 by Heather Bender On Wednesday, April 18, approximately 60 students from eight high schools statewide gathered in Newark to demonstrate their financial savvy in the tenth annual Delaware Personal Finance Challenge, sponsored by…
I survived my first case competition

April 25, 2018 by Lerner In this guest post, Naomi Wakiaga (pictured below), UD Lerner master’s of international business student, shares her experiences about participating in this year’s Carol A. Ammon Case Competition. On…
Lerner graduate students take control of their personal brands

April 25, 2018 by Lerner With a wealth of information available to professionals on how to be successful in their chosen careers, young professionals, especially those in graduate school, may feel overwhelmed. In our constantly…
Is a Master of Accounting Practice Degree Right for You?

April 19, 2018 by Sunny Rosen In 2017, the University of Delaware’s Alfred Lerner College of Business and Economics announced the launch of the new master of accounting practice (MAP) program. The program, which is…
Breaking Barriers: Now and in the future

April 17, 2018 by Sunny Rosen As the University of Delaware’s Alfred Lerner College of Business and Economics celebrates the 100-year anniversary of business education at UD, the Breaking Barriers blog series has told the…
How technology could make hotels feel more like home

April 12, 2018 by Sunny Rosen A hotel room door that opens with your smartphone – no room key required. In-room virtual reality glasses providing virtual tours of famous landmarks. Smart device-controlled lighting and thermostat, a…
Lerner honors students create market solutions for eBay

April 10, 2018 by Heather Bender As consumers develop a preference for renting goods instead of purchasing them, what marketing opportunities arise? Will subscription packages of baby and toddler rental items bring…
Q&A with UD alumna Susan W. Gates: Avoiding the mistakes of the 2008 housing crisis

April 10, 2018 by Sunny Rosen This year marks a decade since the 2008 housing crisis, when housing giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac required a multi-billion dollar government bailout to prevent mortgage rates from skyrocketing.