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2014

Paul Juras is a co- author of the cover article for the February 2014 issues of Strategic Finance. The article, entitled "CFO: From Analyst to Catalyst" was co- authored with Thomas Canace of Wake Forest University.

Ross Petty was renewed as a Babson Research Scholar for the next three years.

In 2013, Ross Petty received his second Outstanding Reviewer award from the Journal of Public Policy & Marketing. He was also invited to serve on the editorial boards of the Journal of Consumer Affairs and Journal of Historical Research in Marketing and continues to serve on the editorial boards of the Journal of Public Policy & Marketing and the American Business Law Journal.

Co-author of the Handbook of International Advertising Research.

Robert Halsey​ published the second edition of Advanced Accounting, co-authored with Patrick Hopkins of Indiana University. Here is the citation:

Halsey, Robert F. and P.E. Hopkins. 2014. Advanced Accounting, 2nd ed. Cambridge Business Publishers

 

http://www.cambridgepub.com/product/book/advanced-accounting-halsey-hopkins-2nd

Virginia Soybel has been nominated for this year’s Nan Langowitz Women Who Make a Difference Award.

2013

Cheryl Kirschner completed work on a new textbook chapter on Agency Law.

Paul Juras was elected to continue in his role as Associate Editor, IMA Education Case Journal. Appointed to the IMA Global Board of Directors after serving one year on the ICMA Board of Regents, term started July 1.  Was a co-presenter of a CPE session at AAA Meeting in Washington, DC this August.​

2012

Janice Bell is serving as the guest editor of a special edition of the Journal of Accounting and Organizational Change which will be published in June 2012 and will contain the best papers from the GAOC Conference 2010.

Eli C. Bortman presented at a workshop put on by the Boston University History Department for History and Social Studies teachers in the Boston Public Schools. The topic was how politics and prejudice could affect a criminal trial, specifically the Sacco and Vanzetti case.

Janice Bell​​ served as a Coach for ALPFA student case competition team, competition sponsored by KPMG, held in August, 2012.

Cristiano Busco has been selected as guest editor of a special issue of Management Accounting Research on “Inter-organizational relationships involving public administrations: the role of management control Systems”. The special issue will be published in December 2011. Professor Buscos is also a guest editor of a special issue of the Journal of Management and Governance on “innovating management and accounting practices”. The special issue will be published in 2012.

2011

Robert Halsey was named Associate Dean of the Undergraduate School Spring 2011.

Christopher Hennessey was named to Putnam Institute Advisory Board in July 2011.

Carolyn Hotchkiss named Dean of Faculty at Babson January 5, 2011.

Paul Juras was elected to continue in his role as Associate Editor, IMA Education Case Journal. Appointed to the ICMA Board of Regents, term started July 1, Completed a three-year term as Chair of the IMA Foundation for Applied Research in June 2011 Was a co-presenter of a CPE session at AAA Meeting in Denver, CO this August.

Cheryl Kirschner assisted Professor Elizabeth Swanson Goldberg, Associate Professor, English this summer during Babson's 3-week offshore course in South Africa. Thirteen students, graduate and undergraduate, teamed up with students from Stellenbosch University to teach aspiring teenage entrepreneurs from poor townships the basics of starting a successful business. To catch a glimpse this remarkable experience, see http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3hz6b2NKW20.

Ross Petty was appointed Babson Faculty Scholar in 2011.

Charles Anthony (Tony) Wain received the 2011 Undergraduate Professor of the Year Award at Commencement 2011.

Joanne Williams is named Chairperson of Accounting and Law Division as of Sept 1, 2011.​​​

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