Business college announces 2 finalists for dean

Doug Cerf, former area chair for accounting and business law at Cal Poly, currently serves as the Orfalea College of Business’ interim dean.

Orfalea interim dean still unknown

The interim dean of the Orfalea College of Business has not yet been announced, though the administration plans to do so before commencement, according to Cal Poly spokesperson Matt Lazier.

Business dean ‘excited’ to take bite out of Big Apple

Orfalea College of Business Dean Dave Christy is leaving San Luis Obispo for New York City, but he’s not nervous about the big change — after all, he’ll be moving up in academia as he becomes the provost and senior vice president for academic affairs at Baruch College.

Orfalea moves up in Bloomberg rankings

Laura Pezzini lpezzini@mustangdaily.net Cal Poly’s Orfalea College of Business was ranked No. 64 on the Bloomberg Businessweek magazine’s ranking of the nation’s top undergraduate business colleges, making 2013 the fifth consecutive year the college made the list. The Orfalea College…

Free campus tax clinic hosts congresswoman

Congresswoman Lois Capps paid a visit to campus Thursday to help a program which offers free tax help to low-income community members and groups at risk of becoming wrapped up in tax controversies. A press conference was held to broadcast…

International business concentration future in question

Despite student and professor protests, the international business concentration might be discontinued after current seniors and juniors graduate. Although these students and faculty feel international business is thriving, Orfaela College of Business dean Dave Christy said the concentration is not…

Chase bank opens new branch in UU

Chase opened a new branch of its bank on Cal Poly’s campus Friday with a ribbon cutting ceremony on the first floor of the University Union (UU). The ceremony featured Chase executives, Cal Poly administrators and Associated Students, Inc. (ASI)…

Turkeys take up residence in education building

Cal Poly has two new residents in the form of a mother turkey and her baby, who have made the Cotchett Education Building their new home. The turkeys, who were first spotted Monday morning, have been rotating their way through…

Accounting students offer free help during taxing time

Students in the Cal Poly Orfalea College of Business will provide free tax help for low-income individuals every Saturday from Jan. 29 through March 12 with the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program, a program supported by the Internal Revenue…

Orfalea College of Business moves up in the ranks

The Orfalea College of Business at Cal Poly has moved up on Business Week’s chart of top undergraduate business colleges in the country. From no. 70 in 2009, Orfalea is within the top percentile at no. 64 this year.

Central Coast Business Symposium to feature Stanford professor and Cal Poly moderator

The Central Coast Business Symposium is set for tonight at the Clark Center in Arroyo Grande. It will feature a variety of different speakers.