“We are sad to learn of Jim’s passing,” said E. J. Ourso College of Business Dean
Richard White Jr. “I still hear wonderful remarks from both alumni and former faculty
about Jim’s successful career here at LSU. He was well respected in the Baton Rouge
Following his time at LSU, Henry served as dean of Michigan State University’s Eli
Broad College of Business and Eli Broad Graduate School of Management. At the Broad
School, he oversaw the groundbreaking for a number of initiatives including the James
B. Henry Center for Executive Development.
About the E. J. Ourso College of Business
Since its establishment in 1928, the E. J. Ourso College of Business has continuously
improved and expanded its offerings for students and alumni. Additionally, the college
has made it a priority to provide its faculty with the resources it needs to further
research in every aspect of the business world and to produce industry leaders for
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