Creighton Student Union’s Founders Week celebrates the many people that go above and beyond to make Creighton a special place. The award nominees that will be recognized on Monday, February 2nd, 2015 were recently released and many faculty, staff and students from the Heider College of Business will be recognized on this special day.
While the rest of campus was relishing the last full week of Christmas break, 16 senior accounting and 21 senior finance majors made their way up and down the avenues of New York City and ventured out to New Jersey and Connecticut.
Educating business leaders who promote social justice and improve the world is the mission of the Heider College of Business. After all, Integrity Before Profits® is instilled in the college’s graduates.
The question of how our institutions promote human wellbeing isn’t anything new. In fact, it dates as far back as the 18th century with the teachings of Scottish moral philosopher Adam Smith and is the “heart of economic inquiry,” states Diana Thomas, Ph.D., associate direct of the Institute for Economic Inquiry and associate professor of economics at the Heider College of Business.