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One-year MBA helps opera singer accelerate high-tech career

November 20, 2015

A career in opera and an MBA in data analytics don’t seem like the most obvious pairing. But both are on the resume of recent Moore School MBA graduate Shawn Thuris, ’15, who says his background in the fine arts is better training for a business degree than it might initially seem.

Startup winners take home nearly $90,000 in The Proving Ground

November 19, 2015

After a three-month, three-round competition culminating with a live-pitch event, the winners of The Proving Ground – the University of South Carolina’s popular startup competition – were chosen Tuesday, Nov. 17.

MIBS class of '77 takes a caribbean coastal tour of columbia

November 17, 2015

A first-person account of the MIBS class of '77 trip to South America.

Moore School HR thought leaders receive major recognition

November 13, 2015

Two Darla Moore School of Business management professors — Patrick Wright and Anthony Nyberg — recently received major recognition for their contributions to the field of human resources management.

Gamecock finalists to pitch startup ideas for nearly $90,000 in The Proving Ground Nov. 17

November 12, 2015

Teams of young entrepreneurs will pitch their startup ideas to business leaders in the final round of The Proving Ground competition Tuesday, Nov. 17 at the University of South Carolina's Darla Moore School of Business.

‘Flood to future’ focus of 35th Annual Economic Outlook Conference

November 11, 2015

What does the 2016 economy portend for South Carolina, a state recovering from historic flooding, preparing for first-in- the-south presidential primaries and grappling with a future where robots will impact manufacturing and other jobs?

A Bubbly Solution claims Top Prize for Moore School of Business

November 10, 2015

Jolting the beverage world, Coca-Cola set out to recreate the soda fountain experience with touch-screen machines that let customers custom-blend their beverages in 2010. The retro-style machine that promises hundreds of soda combinations had great success. And now PepsiCo wants a piece of the action.

Scott and Karen Blackmons’ planned gift supports dean’s initiatives

September 28, 2015

The Blackmons recently made a $500,000 planned gift to the university, which will be split equally between the Darla Moore School of Business and the College of Social Work.

Moore School welcomes social media expert to faculty

September 25, 2015

Ram Janakiraman joins the Darla Moore School of Business as an associate professor of marketing and the Business Partnership Foundation Research Fellow.

Moore School alumna, Julia Matheson, turns passion for international travel into thriving business

September 25, 2015

Matheson credits the Moore School for her early career success. “The Moore School gave me the confidence to go after what I want and the business acumen to know how to do it,” says Matheson. “It also gave me an incredible network of friends around the globe, many of whom I still speak with regularly, some of whom were among my first clients.”