Study Abroad with College of Business Faculty
In addition to the study abroad opportunities provided by the University Study Abroad Office, the College of Business offers an annual two-week immersion learning experience for students that is hosted by College of Business faculty and staff. Previous trips have went to the following countries:
*2008 - Russia (Nizhny, Novgorod and Moscow)
*2009 - Russia (Nizhny, Novgorod and Moscow)
*2010 - Canada (Vancouver, Vancouver Island, and Whistler)
*2011 - England (London)
*2012 - Denmark (Copenhagen) & Sweden
*2013 - England (London)
*2014 - Germany, Austria, & Switzerland
*2015 - Denmark, Sweden, and Norway
Travel cost and tuition & fees totals ranges from $1,800 to $4,000, depending on location. Contact Lynsee Womble for information or to submit an application.
Omicron Delta Epsilon (ODE)
Mission Summary: To recognize scholastic attainment and the honoring of outstanding achievements in economics.
Recent Faculty/Staff Advisor(s): Drs. Anne Macy and Neil Meredith
Mission Summary: To use the power of entrepreneurial action to transform lives and shape a better, more sustainable world.
Recent Faculty/Staff Advisor(s): Dr. Emily Hammer and Tawni Buhler
Student Managed Investment Fund
Mission Summary: To enhance the education of finance students through hands-on experience in security valuation, portfolio management, and team leadership while growing the investment portfolio as a long-term asset.
Recent Faculty/Staff Advisor(s): Dr. Anne Macy
Accounting & Finance Association
Mission Summary: To provide students opportunities to learn about the accounting and finance professions and to network with potential employers.
Recent Faculty/Staff Advisor(s): Karen Cooley and Alice Upshaw
Student Advisory Board
Mission Summary: To provide the administration with on-going advice about issues impacting students. Visit advisory boards or contact Betty Stocker to apply for a position.
Recent Faculty/Staff Advivsor(s): Dr. Neil Terry
Recent Student Leaders: Manuel Garcia, Emilee McKnight, Ana Ramirez, Romi Sanchez, and Ryan Watson.
Mission Summary: To provide a collaborative community for individuals with an interest in emerging technology and computer innovation.
Recent Faculty/Staff Advisor(s): Dr. Jeffry Babb
Mission Summary: To promote advancement of knowledge and appreciation for economics.
Recent Faculty/Staff Advisor(s): Drs. Neil Meredith, Ryan Mattson, and Ian Strachan
CFA Research Challenge
Mission Summary: To promote best practices in equity research among the next generation of analysts by applying investment theory and corporate governance.
Recent Faculty/Staff Advisor(s): Drs. Huabing Wang and Anne Macy
Society for Human Resource Management
Mission Summary: To educate students on human resource practices and applications.
Recent Faculty/Staff Advisor(s): Drs. Alison Berry and Rahul Chauhan
Go Team Ambassadors
Mission Summary: To provide peer mentor support to new students transitioning to the business program at West Texas A&M University.
Recent Faculty/Staff Advisor(s): Ms. Amber Black
Beta Gamma Sigma
Mission Summary: To encourage and honor academic achievement in the study of business and foster personal and professional excellence.
Recent Faculty/Staff Advisor(s): Dr. De'Arno De'Armond
Mission Summary: To promote an in house agency that provides enriched content creation and emerging media management experience for the marketing students of the College of Business.
Recent Faculty/Staff Advisor(s): Ms. Tawni Buhler
American Marketing Association
Mission Summary: To lead, encourage, support and recognize the development, dissemination and utilization of marketing knowledge and thought.
Recent Faculty/Staff Advisor(s): Drs. Syed Anwar and Turkan Dursun Kilic