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The John Cook School of Business has a long-standing history of creating successful business leaders. As the oldest business school west of the Mississippi River, in the heart of a large metropolitan area, the school offers highly ranked business programs and is well connected and respected in the business community. Make a Smart Move and choose SLU.
The Cook School’s Service Leadership Program provides students the opportunity to develop and hone their leadership skills while serving the St. Louis community. Read More.
The Cook School provides its students and members of the community many opportunities to learn about conducting business beyond borders. Read More.
Our own Career Resources Center provides excellent career management education and personalized services to Cook School students (and alumni) and serves as the catalyst for creating meaningful professional connections and developing outstanding internships and employment opportunities. Read More.
The ongoing AACSB accreditation attests to the quality of the Cook School’s business programs. The school continues to be internationally, nationally, regionally, and locally recognized as a premier institution for a variety of business education programs. Read More.
John Cook School of Business associate professor in Operations and IT Management, Palash Bera, Ph.D., has received a $230,000 grant awarded by the Research Foundation - Flanders (FWO) through Ghent University, Belgium. Dr. Bera will serve as the co-supervisor on the project titled: Attention direction and task performance with domain model patterns. Over the next four years, Dr. Bera and his fellow researcher, Dr. Geert Poels will test different guidelines for effective use of patterns in domain models. Domain or conceptual models are developed as part of requirements analysis to document and communicate domain understanding during Information Systems development.
The John Cook School of Business welcomes guest speaker Ronald Kruszewski, Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer, Stifel Financial Corp. for the Dean’s Breakfast Series on Thursday, Sept. 8. The Dean’s Breakfast begins at 7:30 a.m. with a complimentary networking breakfast, and Mr. Kruszewski’s presentation will begin at 8 a.m. in the Cook School’s A-B Auditorium. While the event is free and open to the public, registration is requested. Visit deansbreakfast.slu.edu for more information.
Heather Bednarek, Ph.D., has been named the new associate dean of the John Cook School of Business. Bednarek assumed her new role beginning July 1. In addition to her role as associate dean, Dr. Bednarek is an associate professor in economics and previously served as the chair of the department of economics from 2011 to 2016. She has been a faculty member at Saint Louis University for 15 years.
The Professional Outreach Committee of Saint Louis University is hosting its first annual Professional Programs Fair on Thursday August 11, 2016. Representatives from a variety of departments within the University will be present to meet with prospective students and discuss the many opportunities for continuing education at SLU.
The 12th annual Allsup Entrepreneurship Academy hosted by the John Cook School of Business Center for Entrepreneurship begins Monday, July 25. High school students interested in learning about what it means to be an entrepreneur can meet successful business owners, create and pitch their own business ideas, collaborate on teams and more – are invited to register.
Last week the John Cook School of Business welcomed 21 high school students to the fifth annual Sports Business Summer Academy. The high school students from around the country had the opportunity to hear from sports business industry leaders and faculty, and working on a special project for Gateway Motorsports Park.