Manning School of Business News and Highlights

Acadia finishes First and Second at the Atlantic Schools of Business Case Competition

As part of the Atlantic Schools of Business Conference, Acadia University submitted two teams to the student case competition. Out of the eight teams that participated, Acadia University placed both first and second in the competition. The winning team was comprised of Hope Martin, Nicole Morrison, Ozgur Ozguven, and Guy Harrison-Murray. In second place were Nicole Holmes, Sulaman Qureshi, Gabriel Blumberg, and Sid Kondapuram.

Participating student Hope Martin says, It was a great experience to apply everything I’ve learned in business school to a real world case and take home a win.

L-R: Guy Harrison-Murray, Ozgur Ozguven, NiCole Morrison, Hope Martin, Nicole Holmes, Sid Kondapuram, Sulaman Qureshi, Gabriel Blumberg

About the Manning School

Founded in 1957, the Manning School at Acadia University is home to over 600 students from over 20 countries. With 23 faculty members from a variety of academic and professional backgrounds, the Manning School offers small classes that encourage concentrated interaction between students and faculty. Our students have opportunities to learn outside the classroom through co-op placements, projects with local enterprises, and international exchanges. Firmly rooted in a rich institutional legacy that personifies the very essence of a liberal education, the Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) program at Acadia is challenging and flexible, allowing students to explore a broad range of interests and producing well-rounded graduates who are well-positioned to pursue varied professional opportunities. Our graduates work in leadership roles across Canada and around the globe, with many having made their Acadia BBA degree a pathway to prestigious graduate programs.