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My JBU experience

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Angelique O'Bryan spends her days as the Director, HR & Operations for Collective Bias, a leading shopper social media company based in Rogers, Arkansas. Having over 12 years HR and operations experience working with start-ups and smaller businesses, she is passionate about growing healthy organizations so that their employees can be happy as well as productive. To support her continued professional growth in the field of Human Resources, she holds both the SHRM-SCP and SPHR certifications. O'Bryan is also the co-owner of two local businesses. Timber Valley Homes which specializes in new residential construction in Rogers and Bentonville, Arkansas, and Iconoclast Custom Wine Cellars which offers a wide variety of wine storage options to the residents of northwest Arkansas. Her passions away from work include serving as a board member for the Northwest Arkansas Women's Shelter and supporting the Society for Human Resources Management (SHRM) on a local level through the Northwest Arkansas Human Resources Association (NOARK). More than anything else in life, O'Bryan enjoys spending time with her husband and three sons. O'Bryan recently earned her Bachelor of Science in Organizational Management through JBU's Degree Completion Program and is now pursuing her MBA at JBU. Read More

Posted By: Angelique O'Bryan at 9:15 AM

 
10 days left to apply for Arkansas Academic Challenge scholarship

10 days left to apply for Arkansas Academic Challenge scholarship

Friday, May 22, 2015

If you live in Arkansas, you may be eligible for the Arkansas Academic Challenge scholarship.
 The scholarship, which awards up to $5,000 per year for JBU Degree Completion Program students, is awarded through the Arkansas Department of Higher Education. Read More

Posted By: Lori Walker at 6:45 AM

 
JBU Celebrates Largest Graduating Class in History

JBU Celebrates Largest Graduating Class in History

Thursday, May 7, 2015

This Saturday, John Brown University will award degrees to more than 450 students, marking the largest graduating class in the university's 96-year history. Read More

Posted By: Lori Walker at 3:30 PM

 
John Brown University named "College of Distinction"

John Brown University named "College of Distinction"

Friday, May 1, 2015

John Brown University was recently named a “College of Distinction.” Four criteria are considered in choosing the list: student engagement, great teaching, community vibrancy, and successful outcomes. Read More

Posted By: Lori Walker at 3:30 PM

 
JBU to Offer New Bachelor’s Degree Completion Program in Management Accounting

JBU to Offer New Bachelor’s Degree Completion Program in Management Accounting

Thursday, April 23, 2015

JBU’s Degree Completion Program recently added a Bachelor of Science in Management Accounting to its degree offerings. Enrollment for the Management Accounting program – which is offered 100% online – will begin this summer. Management accounting is gaining popularity throughout the country as corporate leaders desire a more extensive knowledge of accounting than a traditional business bachelor’s degree (which usually includes nine hours of accounting coursework) provides. In comparison to tax and financial accounting positions, management accounting often plays more of a predictive than a historical role in enterprise financial management, with management accountants frequently involved in strategic planning and forecasting. Read More

Posted By: Lori Walker at 8:30 AM

 

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