Department of Business Administration

Meet Dorothy M. O'Gara


Adjunct Professor

M.A., Business and Policy, State University of New York
B.S., Management and Public Affairs, State University of New York


Email:  dogara@rivier.edu

Specialties
  • Adult Education and Methods of Instruction
  • Entrepreneurship

Accomplishments

  • Leadership Award, Consortium for Entrepreneurship Education 2004, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2012
  • New Hampshire Business Review, Outstanding Women in Business, nominee 2012
  • New Hampshire Business Educator of the Year 2009
  • New Hampshire Excellence in Education Award, “EDies” 2009
  • “Outstanding Women of the Year,” Southern N.H., nominee 1987

Recent Publications and Presentations
  • Silhouettes – eJournal of National At-Risk Education Network, "Purpose of Education – A Personal Perspective," June 2013.
  • Silhouettes – eJournal of National At-Risk Education Network, "Are We Teaching the Way Students Learn," December 2013.
  • Silhouettes – eJournal of National At-Risk Education Network, "Competency-based Assessment," June 2012.
  • Book Interview, Business and Finance, "What Can I Do Now," Ferguson Press, 2010.
Courses Taught
  • Marketing Research
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Advertising
  • Business Communications
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Marketing Strategy
  • Marketing and New Product Development

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