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Fall 2010

As an alumnus/a of the George Fox MBA program, you have the opportunity to reconnect with your cohort, network with the more than 1,000 fellow graduates, and continue your professional development. This issue of the School of Business eNews features information about each and invites you to:

  • Audit one of our new HR Strategic Management courses for only $50 per credit. The next class starts on Jan. 10, and the application for alumni is easy to complete.
  • Take a three-minute survey to help our MBA Advisory Board design a Speaker Series that you’d find engaging and worthwhile.
  • Attend the next Leadership Symposium on Feb. 19, 2011.

More detail about each of these topics is below. We welcome your questions and comments!

Amber Russell
MBA Director, Portland 


New Alumni Benefit - Audit Strategic HR Management Certificate Courses
As a George Fox MBA or DBA alumnus/a, you are eligible to audit non-cohort graduate or undergraduate courses for only $50 per credit! (The certificate courses are not cohort-based.) Please note that audited courses do not apply toward earning a certificate. If you wish to earn a certificate in Strategic HR Management, audited courses would need to be retaken for credit. For more information about the Alumni audit policy and to apply, click here.

Completed audit applications should be sent to MBA enrollment counselor Jennifer Macnab at

MBA Speaker Series Survey – Give Us Your Feedback

The George Fox University MBA Advisory Board wants your feedback to improve our Speaker Series. Please take a few moments to complete our three-minute multimedia survey. To complete the survey, click here.

The MBA Advisory Board is comprised of Jim Cross (’06), Chuck Ferguson, Connie Hanson (’08), Juan Mejia (’06), Therese Monroe (’06), Derek Ridenour (’07), Dan Weldon (’02) and Larry Young. 

MBA Leadership Symposium – Spring 2011
Mark your calendar now to other alumni, faculty members, and current MBA students at the next Leadership Symposium taking place Saturday, Feb. 19, on the George Fox Newberg campus. To find our more information and to register, click here.

Stay Connected on LinkedIn

Join the George Fox School of Business Alumni LinkedIn group today and stay connected with other alumni and faculty members. To join the group, click here.


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