“When I say I go to UM, people reply, ‘Oh I thought about applying there, but I didn’t even bother because of how expensive it is,’” Locke said.
“It gives students a lot of flexibility,” said Manuel Sicre, a full time lecturer at the Miami Business School who was among the first faculty members to start teaching online courses at UM. “All they need is a computer and an internet connection, and they can participate.”
Participants will hear admissions directors, faculty and students from business schools speak about the opportunities and advantages that come along with having a Ph.D. in business.
Eltouzkhy expressed gratitude at achieving tenure, a key career milestone for most academics. Being a member of a unique team of faculty and students working on improving people’s education, psychological and physical wellbeing is the most rewarding part of his career.
Currently, there are 400 people registered for the event, comprised of students, alumni, community members, business leaders and faculty.
The book, titled “Salvaging Community,” was released earlier this year. It was co-written by Amanda J. Ashley from Boise State University.
“Interacting with new cultures has helped me be more curious about the world and left me wanting to learn more about the people around me.”
“Whether you are an undergraduate or a first-year law student, legal policies affects us all. The lecture series is an effort to engage not only students but also faculty in real discussions about our current legal system.”