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Class Notes: Md Maruf Hossain (MBA 2016)

February 16, 2018

Md Maruf Hossain (MBA 2016) has joined Mutual Trust Bank Ltd. as a management trainee. He is based in the bank's Corporate Head Office in Dhaka, Bangladesh where he is tasked with assisting in the development and implementation of superior service quality for internal and external customers of the bank.

February 14, 2018

That means that social issues will likely be popular ad topics, says marketing professor Miao Hu of the University of Hawaii Shidler College of Business.

U.S. News & World Reports
February 14, 2018

Business school courses on AI should acknowledge its limitations and distinguish facts from exaggerations, experts say.

Class Notes: Todd Yamanaka (MBA 1994)

February 14, 2018

Todd Yamanaka (MBA 1994) has been named vice president of personal lines and marketing for Island Insurance.

Japan MBA alumnus Vincent Chan meets with students to share his insights on Asian business

January 25, 2018

While visiting with his family from Singapore, alumnus Vincent Chan (Japan MBA 2002) stopped by the Shidler College of Business in January for a casual "talk story" session with a few of Shidler's top students.

Class Notes: Dev Strischek (MBA 1970)

January 22, 2018

Dev Strischek (MBA 1970) has been appointed to the Private Company Council (PCC) of the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) for a three-year term beginning January 1, 2018.

Class Notes: Krishna S. Dhir (MBA 1968)

January 18, 2018

Krishna S. Dhir (MBA 1968) is a professor at the University of Hawai‘i at Hilo, and Henry Gund Professor Emeritus at Berry College. As a visiting professor at Szechenyi University, Dhir helps to develop Hungary’s first English-language PhD program in business.

Class Notes: Alanna Hobbs (MHRM 2009)

January 17, 2018

Alanna Hobbs (MHRM 2009) has joined G70 as human resource manager. In her new role, Hobbs is responsible for managing and strategic planning for all human resource functions including recruitment and onboarding, retention, policy development, talent and performance management, as well as employee relations.

Class Notes: Megan Jorah (MHRM 2013)

January 16, 2018

Megan Jorah (MHRM 2013) has joined the Hawaii Employers Council (HEC) as an HR consultant providing employment law guidance and human resources advice, employee relations support and related training to member companies throughout the state.

WalletHub: Professor Patel gives tips on credit monitoring services

January 9, 2018

WalletHub's "Ask the Expert" featured Assistant Professor Nimesh Patel on credit monitoring services. To view his comment, visit: