School of Business
Beta Gamma Sigma Induction
On April 22nd, the Meredith College School of Business held its first induction for the new honor society, Beta Gamma Sigma, the international honor society for students enrolled in business programs at AACSB accredited institutions. Beta Gamma Sigma (BGS)is the premiere academic honor society for business administration and accounting majors at Meredith. Dean Ira Weiss of the College of Management at N.C. State served as the installation officer for the BGS Chapter. Dr. Marilyn Dutton is faculty advisor for Beta Gamma Sigma. Twenty new members were inducted; five juniors, five seniors, and ten MBA students.
BGS was founded in 1913 and exists to recognize academic achievement among business students by fostering honor, wisdom, and earnestness. To be selected for membership, students must be in the top 10% of the junior or senior class, or in the top 20% of the graduating master's class. There are nearly 500 chapters in 19 countries worldwide.