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Johnson Center launches new program aimed at ending ‘wokeism’ in the corporate world

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Troy University’s Manuel H. Johnson Center for Political Economy in the Sorrell College of Business sets it sight on “woke business” with a new Free Enterprise Scholars program launching this fall.

“The Free Enterprise Scholars program in the Johnson Center is unique among academic opportunities at universities because of its bold embrace of free market…

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Former Intel Vice President Michael Maibach visits the Sorrell College of Business

Former Intel Vice President Michael Maibach presented
 

Michael Maibach visited the Sorrell College of Business on January 24 to deliver a lecture titled “Confessions of a Corporate Lobbyist.” The lecture was sponsored by the Manuel H. Johnson for Political Economy.

Maibach, currently a Distinguished Fellow at Save Our States, enjoyed a long career as a corporate executive. He was President of the…

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Johnson Center hosts former BB&T, Cato Institute executive for ‘Success Stories’

Former BB&T and Cato Institute executive is known as one of the most principled and innovative CEOs in recent decades (TROY photo).

Former BB&T and Cato Institute executive is known as one of the most principled and innovative CEOs in recent decades (TROY photo).

The Manuel H. Johnson Center for Political Economy welcomed Mr. John Allison to campus on Nov. 3. Allison is the former Chairman and CEO of BB&T Corporation and the former President and CEO of the Cato Institute, a think tank in Washington, D.C. He is known as one of the most principled and innovative CEOs…

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Sorrell College marks a ‘first’ with the naming of MJC Fellows

Dr. Allen Mendenhall, Executive Director of the Manuel H. Johnson Center for Political Economy, visits with a student in John Lewis Hall on the Troy Campus. (TROY photo/Clif Lusk)
 

For the first time in its history, the Manuel H. Johnson Center for Political Economy in Troy University’s Sorrell College of Business has named eight scholars as Fellows. 

The fellowships mark a milestone for the University and the Center because it indicates an academic maturation. The appointment of the eight Fellows marks a significant achievement in the…

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