Monthly Archives: September 2014

Congratulations to the SOM Soccer Tournament Winners

The School of Management congratulates Mohammed Alkhashram, Khalid Alanazi, Abduallah Bahwal, Ahmed Aljohani, Ahmed Alahmar, Faisal Alnafisah and Meteb Alghamdi – the student players who comprised the first place team in the SOM sponsored Indoor Coed Soccer Tournament on November 1, 2014!

Each of the winning players was awarded a $25 Barnes & Noble gift card and the team as a whole received a $150 gift card to Blackstone’s to celebrate their victory.

Dr. Michael Witt, Guides Innovation in Alberta

As a member of the expert panel¬†on technology commercialization and innovation engaged by the government of Alberta, Canada in the fall of 2013, Dr. Michael Witt, Entrepreneur-in-Residence and Lecturer of the School of Management, took part in creating a report that will steer the province’s approach towards successfully competing in the global market.

The report,¬†entitled Sustainable Prosperity Through Innovation, outlines six key recommendations that will form the foundation for innovation growth in the province, and played a major role in the government’s decision to launch the Alberta Innovation Council.