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Marketing Prof Bequeaths Half Million to School of Business

May 7, 2015

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Former marketing professor Hale Tongren and his wife Sally have long been supporters of the School of Business. In 1986 they established the Tongren Marketing Endowed Scholarship, which is awarded annually to a top marketing major. Tongren passed away in 2009 followed by his wife in 2014. In another act of generosity, the Tongren’s bequeathed […]

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Robert D. Johnston Endowed Professorship

October 21, 2013

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Dr. Robert Johnston has been an integral part of the success of the School of Management and its students for over 30 years. Bringing real-world experience into the classroom, his case-method approach to teaching has left a lasting impact on his colleagues, peers, and students alike. One student in particular prizes Dr. Johnston as having […]

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Johnson & Strachan Speaker Series Renamed Brown & Brown

May 6, 2013

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The Johnson & Strachan Distinguished Speaker Series has recently been renamed the Brown & Brown Distinguished Speaker Series to reflect the acquisition of the sponsoring company, Johnson & Strachan, by Brown & Brown Insurance. Established in 2009, the speaker series has brought a diverse group of guest speakers, ranging from corporate leaders to government officials, […]

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