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Jerry Burke Quoted by Supply Chain Dive

Jerry Burke, Ph.D., professor of logistics and supply chain management, was quoted in an article on Supply Chain Dive titled, “Shippers turn to intermodal in Q2 as they race to stock-up.” To read the article, visit

Ask the Experts: Gin Starling McPhail on Best Cities for First-Time Home Buyers

Gin Starling McPhail, lecturer of real estate and real estate appraisal, answers questions in regard to first-time home buyers posed by WalletHub. View them here at

Ask the Experts: Katie Pham on Secured Credit Cards

Katie Pham, Ph.D., assistant professor of finance, answers questions about secured credit cards posed by WalletHub. View them here at

MBA Open House

Working professionals in the Savannah area who are looking to advance their education and careers by obtaining a Master of Business Administration (MBA) can learn more about the Georgia Southern University Parker College MBA through several upcoming open house events on the Armstrong Campus.

The AACSB-accredited program has been offering classes in Savannah for more than 35 years, now offering in-seat classes at the Armstrong Center on Abercorn Street in Savannah. The MBA program is also available online.

By offering its MBA program in Savannah, the Parker College of Business is responding to its market. Program growth over the last few years has been from the Savannah area, and officials believe the program is now positioned to take advantage of regional growth opportunities. The Parker MBA Savannah program provides a curriculum specifically designed for working professionals taught by faculty who provide rigorous coursework with opportunities to learn from other business professionals. Students take classes as a cohort and can complete the program in about 15 months.

The Georgia Southern Parker MBA Savannah program will host an open house on July 1, 2021 from 12:00-6:00 p.m. at the Armstrong Center.

The Armstrong Center complements the program by immersing students in a business-style setting. The Center has a state-of-the-art, 300-seat auditorium, several executive-style boardrooms and a video conference center. The first-floor classrooms are equipped with the latest audiovisual presentation systems, wireless internet service and executive-style seating. Meeting rooms, a banquet room and a large ballroom also make the space ideal for workshops, trade shows, exhibitions and other events.

For more information, visit, email or call 912-478-5767.

Credit Card Insider: Expert Q&A with Axel Grossmann

Axel Grossmann, Ph.D., Freeman Chair of Free Enterprise and professor of finance, answers questions about credit cards posed by Credit Card Insider. View it here at