BLOOMSBURG— Bloomsburg University's chapter of Beta Gamma Sigma has earned the Highest Honors Chapter for the 2017-18 academic year, confirming it has effectively recruited and engaged its members through programs and activities throughout the academic year. BGS is the International Business Honor Society within the Zeigler College of Business It recognizes and honors top performing students from around the world in business schools accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business.
Each year, BGS advisors respond to a survey reporting activities of the local chapter during the previous academic year. It considers these activities and awards honors to active chapters. The Highest Honors designation distinguishes BU for having multiple information sessions for students about the organization and the benefits of joining; attending the BGS advisor training workshop; sending students to the Global Leadership Conference; participating in a community food drive; having an active and successful invitation process with involvement and support of faculty BGS members; and holding an initiation ceremony for new members.
Co-chairs of BU chapter of Beta Gamma Sigma are Carolyn LaMacchia, Ph.D., and Loren Selznick, J.D.
Bloomsburg University is one of 14 universities in Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education. The university serves approximately 9,600 students, offering comprehensive programs of study in the colleges of Education, Business, Liberal Arts and Science and Technology.