The nonprofit sector contributed $20.9 billion to the regional economy in 2011, according to a study by our Business and Economic Research Center for the Center for Nonprofit Management. [ Tennessean article | entire study pdf ]
The Career Development Center is collecting data. MTSU undergraduate and graduate students who are graduating in May 2013 are encouraged to complete the survey regardless of your employment status. [Take survey.]
Dean Jim Burton receives a framed copy of Senate Joint Resolution 139, sponsored by State Senator Jim Tracy and State Representative Joe Carr, in the Senate Chambers of the Tennessee State Capitol on April 2. The resolution honors and commends Dr. Burton "for his contributions to Middle Tennessee State University, as dean of the Jennings A Jones College of Business." [blog post]
David J. Urban will be the next dean of the Jones College of Business. Urban, who starts on July 1, is currently executive associate dean and a marketing professor at the School of Business at Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, Va.