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UA McGuire Center Alumni to Appear on ABC's 'Shark Tank'

UA Eller College of Management alumni Connor Riley and Samantha Meis are headed into the tank to pitch their business concept on Sony Pictures Television’s hit ABC reality series, "Shark Tank."

New Venture Competition and Showcase to Highlight UA Student Innovation

After a year of imagining and developing viable, comprehensive plans for new business ventures, the McGuire Entrepreneurship Program class of 2013 will present their ideas at the fast-paced and exciting McGuire New Venture Competition and Showcase.

Defending an Award-Winning Idea

I was really glad that my colleagues and I were the second team to be called to the stage during the Arizona Student Startup Demo Day competition in Scottsdale. 

UA Students Recycling Bikes for Refugees

For refugees relocating to the U.S., gaining reliable transportation – in addition to finding long-term housing and employment, gaining access to appropriate medical care and acclimating to a new country – can

Conan, It’s More Like “Intro to Benjamins”

Six years ago, the hip-hop industry’s worth was at an astounding $10 billion, according to a CBS News report. With an uptick in artists starting their own brands – and many mainstream companies speaking directly to these consumers – it’s fair to assume that such a monetary figure, and the subsequent economic impact the culture has affected, has multiplied quite dramatically.

Lusch Named 2013 Distinguished Marketing Educator

UA faculty member Robert F. Lusch has been named recipient of the 2013 AMA/Irwin/McGraw-Hill Distinguished Marketing Educator Award.

What UA Deans Say About the Land-Grant Mission

Land-Grant Efforts are Local and Global

University Communications is running a week-long series about the UA's land-grant mission. You can read more at

From Pre-Olympic Games to the British Open

An Education of a Lifetime

A group of Eller College of Management students and their faculty members are touring major athletic events in Europe this summer.