• Music Industry Management intern: Daniel Amrhein

    June 25th, 2015Aspiring country music star gains industry experience in Northern Michigan....
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  • Operations and Supply Management Alumna Spotlight: Alisa DeRoo

    June 3rd, 2015Alumna Alisa DeRoo graduated in December 2014 with a Bachelor of Science in Operations and Supply Management and an Associate in Applied Science in Accountancy. Soon, she will be starting a new position as a Materials Analyst at Eaton Corporation. In this role she will be responsible for production planning, purchasing, and some customer service for the plant’s external customers. Alisa chose to study Operations and Supply Management because of the hands-on nature of the program and of Ferris as a whole. She really enjoyed the professors and how they teach from personal experiences rather than just textbook information.  As a student Alisa was able to take field trips to plants that helped her better understand what she...
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  • 2015 Sytsma Faculty Excellence Awarded to Dr. Teresa Cook

    May 14th, 2015Dr. Teresa Cook, an associate professor who teaches in the accountancy program, earned the 2015 Sytsma Faculty Excellence Award....
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  • Finance Professor Publishes in Journal of Business Finance & Accounting

    April 8th, 2014    Dr. Cheolwoo Lee, Associate Professor, recently published a paper titled “Effective Post-Signing Market Check or Window Dressing? The Role of Go-Shop Provisions in M&A Transactions.” Lee worked on this paper along with his peer, Jin Q Jeon. It has taken about four years from the first publication draft to become published in the Journal of Business Finance & Accounting. The paper’s topic involves questioning whether a deal protection device that allows the target management to actively canvass and negotiate with other potential bidders for a limited time, called the go-shop provision, is actually beneficial to shareholders or if it is a fake gesture used as legal protection for target management. Lee further explains his conclusions, “By examining...
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  • Professor Published in Accounting and Finance Journal

    October 7th, 2013Dr. Cheolwoo Lee, Associate Professor, recently published a singly-authored paper titled "Analyst Firm Parent-Subsidiary Relationship and Conflict of Interest: Evidence from IPO Recommendations" in the September issue of the journal " Accounting and Finance" (2013, Volume. 53, No. 3)....
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