Goizueta in the News: Aug. 25, 2011

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The Emory Wheel: Lounsbury, 23, Bright and Committed
Evan Douglas Lounsbury, an enthusiastic and dedicated Goizueta Business School student, died on Friday. He was 23.”

The Emory Wheel: Commemorating Evan Lounsbury
The Wheel would like to offer its condolences to all those who have been affected by the loss of 23-year-old Evan Lounsbury, who would have been a fifth-year student in the Goizueta Business School this fall. Now more than ever, it is crucial for the entire Emory community to come together in support of one another.”

Atlanta Journal-Constitution: Georgia Works eyed for potential national job model
“‘Maybe,’ said Tom Smith, a finance professor and economist at the Goizueta Business School at Emory University. He said the program has real national promise because it strips away the fears some employers cite as reasons for not hiring, while also saving them money.”

Orlando Bulletin: NFL’s labor strife ends; all sides appear satisfied
“After a rambling and at times belligerent three-hour teleconference call, the NFL Players Association voted 32-0 to approve a comprehensive settlement agreement on Monday in Washington.”

11Alive.com: Southwest begins booking Atlanta flights
“While this will likely add pressure and create a more competitive environment, Jeff Rosensweig, an associate professor of finance at the Goizueta Business School at Emory University, said differentiation will be key for Delta. ”

NBC.com: The Refs Weigh In – Sucheta’s Travels
“Ali Wentworth, Bill Maher and Patti LaBelle decide if [Goizueta alum] Sucheta’s world traveling is justified.”

Emory Report: Class of 2015 hits campus
“Students who complete the first two years of the Emory bachelor’s degree in Oxford’s liberal arts intensive program are automatically enrolled as juniors in Emory College, or they may compete with others to enter the Goizueta Business School or the Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing.”

The Emory Wheel: Student-Created Emory Anthem is a ‘Big Deal’
“Though making it into the Wheel isn’t a big deal for Goizueta Business School senior Eric Seti, B-school junior Matt Schwartz and College junior Dashon Catlett, their Emory Anthem has become well-known among the Emory community.”

Businessweek.com: Admissions Q&A
Sara Neher, Darden’s assistant dean of admissions, studied at UVA as an undergraduate and received her MBA from Emory…”