Contact: Marsha Yeagley, marketing and management information systems, 308-865-8345
Kearney, Neb., May 30, 2013 – The College of Business and Technology at the University of Nebraska at Kearney inducted 30 students into the Beta Gamma Sigma honor society for 2013.
Beta Gamma Sigma, founded in 1913, is the international honor society serving business programs accredited by AACSB International – the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. Membership in Beta Gamma Sigma is the highest recognition a business student anywhere in the world can receive in a business program accredited by AACSB International.
Beta Gamma Sigma has established 500 collegiate chapters in all 50 U.S. states and 19 countries and territories at schools accredited by AACSB International. More than 650,000 Beta Gamma Sigma members live in all 50 U.S. states and more than 160 countries around the world.
The UNK chapter of Beta Gamma Sigma was established in 2006. Every year, the top 10 percent of junior and senior business majors and top 20 percent of MBA students are invited to join Beta Gamma Sigma.
The inductees are listed below, alphabetically by hometown. An asterisk indicates a second recognition for that person.
Benkelman – Jenna Edwards, senior
Elwood – Bailey Mahlberg, junior
Gibbon – Kyle Teel, MBA*
Hartington – Jordan Rehnstrom, junior
Hershey – Audrey Bellew, junior
Kearney – Jacobi Goodell, junior
Kearney – Joseph Konecny, MBA
Kearney – Megan Axmann, senior
Kearney – Seth Onderstal, junior
Kearney – Yipeng Zhang, senior
Lexington – Lorena Ortega-Valdovinos, junior
Lincoln – Ronald Wall, MBA
Lincoln – Zachary Justus, junior
McCook – Andrew Broadfoot, junior
Omaha – Michael Dentlinger, junior
Papillion – Erin Nelson, junior
Papillion – Michael Florance, junior
Red Cloud – Kimberly Morris, junior
Red Cloud – Sarah Nolan, MBA*
Rockville – Britney Bochart, senior
Wilber – Sarah Ahrens, junior
Out of state
Colorado Springs – Jordan Bloesser, junior
Denver – Anne Maina, MBA*
Beijing – Mengdi Li, junior
Shijiazhuang, Hebei – Danyang Li, junior
Shijiazhuang, Hebei – Gongxun Zhang, junior
Shijiazhuang, Hebei – Kaiduan Qi, junior
Shijiazhuang, Hebei – Meng Wang, junior
Shijiazhuang, Hebei – Shaoning Wei, junior
Zhuzhou, Hunan – Yuanheng Wang, junior