A Goal Without a Plan is Just a Wish

By Niccole Miller, Ph.D., MBA, Director of Student Success and Retention

Originally from League City, Texas, Clayton Matthew Petty (“Matt”) was not interested in attending college while in high school. As he neared high school graduation, his career counselor encouraged him to figure out what he wanted to do with his life. Petty decided to join . . .  read more

MBA on the Move

UCO MBA Student Fueled to Succeed in the Classroom and on the Race Track

At the spry age of six, Bryce Cornet discovered his passion for racing while piloting his first kart. Fast forward 18 years and Bryce is currently six for six in all Formula Mazda races, has claimed three track records and is the current SCCA Hoosier Super Tour Championship Leader.

Bryce hasn’t always had a clear path to the finish line. In 2010, . . .  read more

Student Comment as Disorienting Dilemma

Dr. Jeff King

Dr. Fernanda Duarte of the University of Western Sydney posits an interesting thesis: “Transformative learning as an antidote to cynicism” (Duarte, 2010). She teaches in the Business College and confronted her own “disorienting dilemma” (Mezirow, 1990, pp. 13-14) when a student in one of her classes said there was too much class time devoted . . .  read more