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Simons honored as outstanding contributing author
A paper written by Professor of Accounting Kathleen Simons, DBA, and coauthor Tracey Riley, Ph.D., an associate professor of accounting at Suffolk University in Boston, that was published in 2014 as a chapter in Advances in Accounting Education has been selected as an Outstanding Author Contribution in the 2015 Emerald Literati Network Awards for Excellence.
Their chapter, “Communication Apprehension in Accounting Majors: Synthesis of Relevant Studies, Intervention Techniques, and Directions for Future Research,” was chosen as a winner because “it is one of the most impressive pieces of work the team has seen throughout 2014.”