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WMU named a top business school by Princeton Review

The Haworth College of Business was recognized for being accredited at both the undergraduate and graduate levels by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business International, as well as having additional specialized AACSB accreditation for its accountancy programs.

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WMU Pitch competition open to students

Students from across campus are invited to present their business pitches for cash prizes totaling $5,000 at the annual K.C. O’Shaughnessy Business Pitch Competition and Showcase, Friday, Feb. 15, at Western Michigan University. Aspiring entrepreneurs will develop a three-minute pitch about an innovative business idea for an audience of potential investors. Cash prizes will be awarded to the top finishers. This year’s competition also includes a high school division, with prizes totaling $500.

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Where Will Your Cluventure Take You?

"We are definitely a newer sector of the travel and tourism industry, and still tapping into a niche market that is mostly unknown," says Desi Taylor, founder of Cluventure, a travel agency that provides unique and personalized vacations with a catch. Travelers don't know where they are going.

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Opening the Vault of Brand Strategy

An iconic brand, a favorite flavor of pop, humor, a social strategy and stellar results. It's part of the daily routine for the Broncos of TMV Group who are sharing the brand stories of one of their clients, Faygo, with the next generation.

January 25

Mercantile Bank of Michigan Breakfast Speaker Series "The Long and the Short of It—A Historical Perspective on Investing," Chris Burns, senior fixed income analyst, Greenleaf Trust, 2150 Schneider Hall, breakfast at 7:30 a.m., talk at 8 a.m. Free; registration required.