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MCB Dean's Citation for Academic Excellence

Monfort College of Business

Over 200 students earned the Dean's Citation for Academic Excellence in the Monfort College of Business at the University of Northern Colorado for the 2019 spring semester.

To qualify for the citation, business majors must attain a grade point average of at least 3.50 for the semester.

Congratulations to the students


MCB Students Come in First, Second in Tenth Annual Ethics in Action Video Competition

NASBA Competition Winner


The NASBA Center for the Public Trust (CPT) has announced the winners of its 2019 Ethics in Action Video Competition, and UNC placed in first and second in three of the four categories:

Viewer's Choice Short Film (1-3 Minutes)
First Place: Ethics in Data Analysis
Short Film Category (1-3 Minutes): 
Runner Up: Management Pressure in the Workplace
Viewer's Choice Commercial (59 Seconds or Less)
Runner Up: Common Conflicts of Interest

This year, the CPT received a total of 94 video submissions from over 20 college and universities, nationwide. 


MCB Students Take Second at Regional Ad Competition

Advertising Campaigns

A University of Northern Colorado advertising class placed second at the District 12 American Advertising Federation’s annual National Student Advertising Competition held at the University of Colorado Boulder on April 27, 2019.  

UNC finished as the runner-up to Brigham Young University while competing against other teams from the CU, Arizona State University, University of Arizona and New Mexico State University..... Read More


 MCB Students head to Artificial Intelligence and Education Conference

Weston Seniw, Sierrah Royle, Oliver Bell, Abeje Kene, Matthew Shortle, Jeremy Hansen, Luke Monington and Daniel Herrera.

Eight students from the Monfort College of Business’s AIoT club traveled to San Jose, California to attend an Artificial Intelligence and Education Conference. This conference is the world’s most recognized premium conference on the intersection of AI and Education. The students attended several presentations which challenged the current thought processes around AI, contemplating its implications and potential through the use of algorithms, hardware, and policy...... Read More


Students Win at International Business Ethics and Sustainability Case Competition

Drew Buchalski; senior Cora Gottbehuet; senior Mark O’Connor; and sophomore Morgan (Emmy) Scott

Four students took first in two categories at the International Business Ethics and Sustainability Case Competition at Loyola Marymount University in California.

The UNC team was advised by Professor and MCB Department Chair of Management Keiko Krahnke, Ph.D., and consisted of senior Drew Buchalski; senior Cora Gottbehuet; senior Mark O’Connor; and sophomore Morgan (Emmy) Scott.....  Read More


2019 FEI Colorado Scholarship Award

Halie Spaur accepting award

Congratulations to Halie Spaur, a finance major at MCB, for receiving a scholarship from FEI. Only 4 scholarships are given to students from Colorado universities.


UNC Business Students Attend Renowned Retail Conference in New York City

The eight MCB students who attended the conference from left to right: Yaft Abraha, Jesus Quinones, Adrian Quinones, Halaki Gionet, Taylor Mariucci, Ashton Hall, Brandon Markowski and Alyson Duran. Photo courtesty of James Reardon, Ph.D.

Eight students from the University of Northern Colorado’s Monfort College of Business said they gained a better appreciation for the retail industry by participating in the student program of the 2019 National Retail Federation (NRF) Conference in New York City...... Read More


UNC Business Students head to Brussels to participate at the Solvay Business Games Compeitition

From Left to Right: Cassidy Jones (Management, UNC Team 1), Christopher Ahrens (Management and Economics, UNC Team 1), Suraj Dhillon (Marketing, UNC Team 2), Brandon Ouellette (Management, UNC Team 2), Rochelle Smith (Marketing, UNC Team 3), Derek Downing (Accounting, UNC Team 3)

The Monfort College of Business (MCB) at the University of Northern Colorado (UNC) sent a team of 6 senior undergraduate business students to the Solvay Business Games business competition..... Read More


MCB Marketing Students Attend Social Media Marketing World 2019

Sydney Aeschlimann, Meaghan Croghan, Shawn Wolheim, and Suraj Dhillon.

Four students and their professor recently attended the 3-day Social Media Marketing World mega-conference in San Diego. SMMW is an annual professional conference for marketers and entrepreneurs with top speakers and workshops about using Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, Pinterest, blogging, video marketing, and more. More than 7,000 were in attendance...... Read More


Three UNC graduate students journeyed to Lithuania to participate in the ISM Social Business Conference.

Kody Mommaerts, Keenan Leary & Joe Layzell

Kody Mommaerts, Keenan Leary & Joe Layzell ranked in the top 10% out of 1741 participants from 101 countries in the initial round of the creative shock competition..... Read More

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