August 2012 Archive

Baker College of Muskegon Teams Place First and Fifth in Global Business Strategy Competition

August 31, 2012

Two teams of Baker College of Muskegon students from the Strategic Management class garnered first and fifth place in the Global Business (Glo-Bus) Strategy Game Competition Simulation Exercise. The Business Strategy Game (BSG) is an online business simulation where teams of higher education students from around the world co-manage a company and compete in various international markets, including North America, Asia-Pacific, Latin America and Europe-Africa. Competing through wholesale, Internet and private-label marketing channels, the students made approximately 150 different business decisions each week and throughout the competition. More»

Baker College of Muskegon Dean of Culinary Inducted Into Desciples Escoffier International - USA

August 27, 2012

Robb White, Dean of Culinary for the Baker College of Muskegon Culinary Institute of Michigan (CIM), was inducted into the Disciples Escoffier International – USA, on July 18, 2012. White and 16 other inductees were honored during the Disciples d'Escoffier Society of Florida's Annual Dinner. The gastronomic society is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the promotion of professional chefs and cooks. More»

Baker College of Auburn Hills Student Wins Dianna Addington Community Leadership Scholarship

August 08, 2012

Bob Carpenter, a student at Baker College of Auburn Hills, is the recipient of the 2012 Dianne Addington Community Leadership Scholarship Award. The $2,000 scholarship, funded by Genisys Credit Union, is in honor of their former CEO who retired in 2010. Addington served on many boards in the community throughout her career, including the Baker College of Auburn Hills Board of Regents. More»

Baker College of Auburn Hills Awards Ed Kurtz Scholarship To Misty Barbee

August 07, 2012

Officials at Baker College of Auburn Hills have announced Misty Barbee as the recipient of the 2012 Ed Kurtz Leadership Scholarship Award. Barbee received a $2,500 scholarship that is awarded to a Baker student who demonstrates academic achievement and either a commitment to community service or a successful balance of work, family and school obligations. More»

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