Biz@Bear Reading Group

Biz@Bear reading group students meet weekly to discuss real world business challenges with COB faculty. Topics include:

  • Economic Development Policy
  • Telecommuting
  • Equality in the Workplace: A Supreme Court Decision
  • Creative Thinking & Problem Solving
  • & much more!

The group will meet on Thursdays from 6 to 7:30 pm beginning February 4th and concluding April 1st. Dinner is provided. Students who participate fully are awarded a $250 scholarship.

The meeting and presenter schedule for the group is as follows:

  • February 4, Louisa Moseley – Biz@Bear Academic Director
  • February 11, Doug Isanhart – Executive in Residence
  • February 18, Anthony McMullen – Associate Professor of Business Law
  • February 25, Mengyu Ma – Assistant Professor of Accounting
  • March 4, Ron Duggins – Assistant Professor of Innovation & Entrepreneurship
  • March 11, Jacob Bundrick – Lecturer I of Economics
  • March 18, Jeff Standridge – Adjunct Instructor of Finance
  • April 1, Louisa Moseley – Biz@Bear Academic Director


Applications for the reading group are now closed for the semester.

If you have questions about the Biz@Bear program or other ACRE programs, please contact Zachary Burt at

This program is cosponsored by the Biz@Bear Residential Hall College and the Arkansas Center for Research in Economics.