Business and Technology inducts Beta Gamma Sigma members

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



-Amanda Arnold