The College of Business is a globally-oriented business school with alumni all over the world. I want to take this opportunity to welcome graduates, current students, and friends to connect with us. Our aim is to reunite alumni, students, and faculty members of the six departments under the College of Business.
We hope to encourage you, our valued alumni and friends, to take a look at your achievements and your network. Our editor has spoken to some of you about your CB journey and challenges at work. These inspiring stories are presented in this issue.
I hope that these featured stories can RE-ignite your passion.
Impact of Hong Kong
“My time in Hong Kong was short, but the experience was an important turning point in my life. It opened up my mind and changed my thoughts. My study at the College of Business gave me more courage and confidence. Life in Hong Kong let me experience a different culture and learn about the differences among people. I became more open-minded and interested in listening to others... [ Full Story ]
Timothy Wong Doctor of Business Administration Candidate
Youngest DBA Student
At 20 years of age, he founded his first event production company; at 22 years of age, he owned five different, yet inter-related, companies; and now at 28, he is studying in the DBA program at City University of Hong Kong (CityU). His name is Timothy Wong (Tim), the youngest Doctor... [ Full Story ]
Leah Ya Li BBA in Quantitative Finance and Risk Management '12
Importance of Alumni Networking
Zunyi City, China is a historical city where former Chairman Mao Zedong was first elected as the First Chairman of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China at the “Zunyi Meeting.” Apart from its political significance, Zunyi is also known for its famous rice liquor, Maotai... [ Full Story ]