College welcomes new faculty; community invited to sign honor code; student wins trip to London; students can learn about academic options; and more

Smeal College of Business edition
Tuesday, September 2, 2014

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STORIES:
-- Smeal College of Business welcomes 17 new faculty members
-- Smeal community invited to sign honor code
-- Smeal student, bitcoin advocate wins trip to London Cryptocurrency Conference
-- Business majors night will inform students about academic options
-- Students learn real-world supply chain, sustainability skills in Italy
-- Graduate School to host fall grant-writing workshops

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Smeal College of Business welcomes 17 new faculty members
The Penn State Smeal College of Business welcomes 17 new members to its faculty for the 2014-15 academic year.

Read the full story: http://news.psu.edu/link/dbwcTV21
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Smeal community invited to sign honor code
The Penn State Smeal College of Business community will have an opportunity to sign the Smeal honor code throughout the second week of classes. Signing sessions will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 2 to 4 in the Atrium of the Business Building.

Read the full story: http://news.psu.edu/link/GQdj46sM
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Smeal student, bitcoin advocate wins trip to London Cryptocurrency Conference
Penn State Smeal College of Business student Patrick Cines will fly to London next month to attend the Inside Bitcoins: The Business of the Cryptocurrency World conference, thanks to a Twitter contest sponsored by CheapAir.com.

Read the full story: http://news.psu.edu/link/DLc8PnTG
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Business majors night will inform students about academic options
The Division of Undergraduate Studies will host Penn State's fifth annual Business Majors Night from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 25, in 110 Business Building, for students interested in learning about University Park majors that focus on business.

Read the full story: http://news.psu.edu/link/9nvvp_nD
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Students learn real-world supply chain, sustainability skills in Italy
This summer, 23 Penn State Smeal College of Business students spent six weeks in Florence, Italy, studying supply chain and management from an Italian perspective with Norm Aggon, assistant department chair and instructor in operations and supply chain management, and Ron Johnson, senior instructor in management and organization.

Read the full story: http://news.psu.edu/link/bTQ4MS4r
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Graduate School to host fall grant-writing workshops
Registration is now open for a series of grant-writing workshops to be held this fall by the Penn State Graduate School that are intended for advanced graduate students and postdoctoral scholars.

Read the full story: http://news.psu.edu/link/HjLLrbw2
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