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Anderson Schools Faculty, Students, and Alumni Honored by State Accounting Group

October 31, 2001

ALBUQUERQUE – The Anderson Schools of Management at The University of New Mexico proudly recognizes honors received by a faculty member, two alumni, and seven students at the New Mexico Society of CPA’s Pride in the Profession luncheon on Tuesday, October 30th.

Dr. Craig White, Assistant Professor of Accounting at ASM, has been selected as the New Mexico Society of CPA’s Outstanding Accounting Educator. White has been teaching accounting at ASM since 1998. His areas of teaching interest include taxation and business ethics; his research has been in electronic tax administration, tax systems’ role in encouraging innovation, and marriage tax penalties.

Three ASM alumni were also honored. Samuel J. Brandt was honored as the Outstanding Member in Public Practice, and Silvia Alvarez was recognized as the Outstanding New Member. Raymond E. Zimmer, who was inducted into The Anderson Schools of Management Hall of Fame in 1990, received the Lifetime Achievement Award.

Several ASM students received scholarships at the luncheon, including Delia M. Madrid, Joan E. Camera, Christine N. Riddle, Dawn M. Walker, Bonnie L. Cardon, Marlena Torres and Rachel Wilson.

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The Anderson School of Management at the University of New Mexico is dedicated to excellence in professional management education. At the Anderson School, faculty, staff, and students are committed to shaping the intellect and character of the next generation of business leaders, advancing the knowledge and practice of management, promoting economic development, and building a vibrant intellectual community that serves the highest and best interests of all our stakeholders.

The School was founded in 1947 and now offers more than a dozen concentrations at the BBA and MBA levels and is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business in the top 20% of business schools in the nation. The School is funded by the State of New Mexico and further support is generated by The Anderson School of Management Foundation. For more information, the public can visit www.mgt.unm.edu, email info@mgt.unm.edu, or call (505) 277-6471.

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