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Hawai‘i International Conference on System Sciences draws top IT scholars and professionals to the Big Island

January 2, 2018

Over 1000 of the world’s top academics, researchers, and practitioners in computer science and information technology will gather at for the Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences (HICSS) to discuss trending topics and future concepts that may lead to the next big technological discovery in the world.

Faculty Spotlight: Finding a better model to detect insurance claims fraud

December 18, 2017

Associate Professor of Finance Jing Ai has been focusing her recent research on designing business analytical models and applying them to real data to predict the likelihood of fraud. 

Procedure to test healthy embryo wins UH Breakthrough Innovation Challenge

November 22, 2017

A team called "Good Egg," which consist of two electrical engineering students, won the 2017 UH Breakthrough Innovation Challenge which was sponsored by the Pacific Asian Center for Entrepreneurship (PACE).

Congratulations to Shidler's Beta Gamma Sigma Class of 2017

November 16, 2017

Sixty eight Shidler students have joined the University of Hawai‘i chapter of the international business honor society Beta Gamma Sigma (BGS).

Global Connections Program introduces high school students to the importance of international business and foreign language skills

November 15, 2017

The International Business Organization (IBO) launched an exciting new program that fosters early awareness in high school students about careers in international business, the importance of foreign language skills, and the connections within today's ever-expanding globalized world.

Shidler team wins CUIBE International Business Competition

November 15, 2017

Undergraduate business students from the Shidler College of Business win the 8th Annual CUIBE International Business Competition.

Shidler College honors scholarship donors and recipients

November 10, 2017

Over 270 donors and students gathered at the Royal Hawaiian Hotel on November 6 for the UH Shidler College of Business Scholarship Luncheon.

Local and national leaders headline Shidler's Hall of Honor Awards

October 25, 2017

UH Mānoa Shidler College of Business honored four distinguished individuals at its annual Hall of Honor Awards fundraising dinner on October 19 at the Sheraton Waikiki.

Semi-annual career expo brings 70 organizations to the Shidler campus to recruit top students

October 13, 2017

Representatives from approximately 70 local, national, and international organizations participated in a career fair at the Shidler College of Business to compete for Shidler's best and brightest.

University of Hawai‘i Shidler College of Business Receives $228 million in Total Gifts From Alumnus Jay H. Shidler

October 3, 2017

The Shidler College of Business at the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa today announced that alumnus Jay H. Shidler has donated $117 million in cash and real estate ground leases immediately after delivering the final installment of the $111 million gift he announced in 2014.

College celebrates re-opening of newly renovated Corporate Interview Rooms for students

October 2, 2017

The Shidler College of Business unveiled its newly renovated Corporate Interview Rooms that will be used to conduct job interviews and to prepare students for internship opportunities and entry into the job market.

U.S. News Ranks Shidler College 16th in International Business

September 12, 2017

US News & World Report released its 2018 edition of “Best Colleges” this morning, ranking the Shidler College of Business undergraduate business program 109 out of 526 AACSB-accredited business programs nationwide.

Alumni and Students Break Bread at Mentor Connect

September 11, 2017

Mentor Connect was a fantastic event that truly exemplified the well-known saying, “Nothing brings people together like good food.”

Shidler Day Kicks Off the 2017-2018 School Year

August 31, 2017

The Shidler College of Business welcomed new and returning Shidler and pre-business students back to school during its annual Shidler Day event on August 29.

Executive MBA Students Kick Off Their First Semester at Residence Weekend

August 25, 2017

Students of the 21st Executive MBA (EMBA) cohort came together to kick off their first semester at Shidler with an intensive five-day Residence Weekend at Turtle Bay Resort.

Experiencing the Diverse Asian Business Environment Through the 2017 Asian Field Study

August 25, 2017

Twenty-five students recently returned from an incredible trip to Asia as a part of the Pacific Asian Management Institute’s 34th Asian Field Study themed “Experiencing the Diverse Asian Business Environment.”

Family Business Members Enjoy the Camaraderie at Annual Social Event

August 25, 2017

Former Chairman of Outrigger Enterprises Group, Inc. Chuck Kelley and his wife Jenny graciously opened up their home to members of the Family Business Center, Oahu Chapter for its annual Social Event in August.

Eighty Top Recruits Join Shidler’s Freshman Direct Admit Program

August 24, 2017

The Shidler College of Business welcomed its new cohort of Freshman Direct Admit students during a special orientation event held on August 16 in the Shidler courtyard.

Shidler College names Peter Rowan to lead its Pacific Asian Center for Entrepreneurship

August 3, 2017

The Shidler College of Business is proud to announce the appointment of Peter Rowan as the new executive director of the Pacific Asian Center for Entrepreneurship.

Business and legal ethics examined at annual Will Weinstein lecture series

July 14, 2017

What causes and enables high profile members of the financial, business and legal communities to lie, cheat and steal? Find out at the annual summer Will K. Weinstein Conversation Series.

Shidler alumnus Manny August establishes scholarship for local high school graduates pursing accounting

July 6, 2017

Shidler alumnus Manuel “Manny” August, Jr. established a $35,000 endowed scholarship for full-time undergraduate or graduate students pursuing an accounting degree at the Shidler College of Business School of Accountancy.

Shidler Students Compete in HSBC/HK Asia Pacific Business Case Competition in Hong Kong

July 5, 2017

Joshua Rasay, Mia Harrie, Czarina Caberto, and Mia Porter represented the Shidler College of Business at the HSBC/HKU Asia Pacific Business Case Competition in Hong Kong.

Freeman Fellows Report From Japan About a High-Tech Laundry Robot

July 3, 2017

During their four-week stay in Japan, the Freeman Fellows have been working closely with an innovative technology company to expand their recently developed robotic product to the U.S. market.

Shidler is a special partner with the Hawaii Business Leadership Conference - Alumni and friends receive $25 off admission

June 26, 2017

The Shidler College of Business is proud to be a special partner of the fourth annual Hawaii Business Leadership Conference on Thursday, July 27.