News and Events

  1. Making economics fun for students and their teachers »

    9/12/2017

    Radford University's Department of Economics hosted its inaugural Economics Teachers Conference in August for secondary teachers to explore key topics in economic theory that are essential for students to learn before they enter college.

  2. Radford University hosting secondary educators for Economics Teacher Conference 2017 »

    7/21/2017

    Radford University’s Department of Economics is offering its inaugural Economics Teachers Conference Aug. 16-17 at Kyle Hall, home of the university’s College of Business and Economics. 

  3. Economics major ranks among the top in Phi Beta Lambda national competition »

    7/13/2017

    Radford University economics major Michael Harris placed in the top 10 among competitors at a Phi Beta Lambda National Leadership Conference competition held June 23-27 in Anaheim, California.

  4. COBE names Gary Schirr MBA director »

    6/27/2017

    Radford University Marketing Associate Professor Gary Schirr has been named Director of Graduate and Special Programs for the university’s College of Business and Economics. 

  5. COBE faculty member talks economics and vampires on public radio program »

    6/5/2017

    Economics Assistant Professor Dan Farhat uses vampires and agent-based modeling to spark a greater interest in the study of economics. 

  6. COBE honors and celebrates its extraordinary students  »

    5/9/2017

    The College of Business and Economics celebrated the remarkable accomplishments of its students with a ceremony April 25 in Kyle Hall.

  7. COBE honors students with BGS induction »

    4/28/2017

    Radford University’s College of Business and Economics inducted 23 new student members into Beta Gamma Sigma honor society in an April 25 ceremony at Kyle Hall.

  8. COBE hits a home run with annual baseball tailgate »

    4/28/2017

    Before the umpire dusted off home plate and yelled “Play ball,” the College of Business and Education welcomed its students, faculty, staff and alumni to a beautiful, sunny-and-75-degree day at the ballpark for its third annual COBE Night.

  9. Atlas Society founder speaks at COBE, BB&T lecture series »

    4/27/2017

    Atlas Society founder and chief intellectual officer David Kelley delivered the keynote address April 18 at the College of Business and Economics COBE BB&T Global Capitalism Lecture Series Luncheon.

  10. USA Today advertising VP serves as COBE’s latest executive in residence »

    4/13/2017

    COBE alumnus Jeffrey Burkett ’93 served as the college’s executive in residence for a day, speaking with students and faculty about his role as an advertising executive.