News & Updates

Explore all of the exciting news and activities that Michigan Ross alumni are participating in around the globe and in your city.

Ross Alumni News

October 23, 2020

Michigan Ross Alum and Co-Founder of AfricanAncestry.com Hosts Virtual “Remember Who You Are” Identity Summit

Dr. Gina Paige, MBA ’92, launched African Ancestry with a vision to help expand the way that people view themselves and the way that they view Africa.
October 22, 2020

COVID-19 Stories: Michigan Ross MBA Alum’s Biotech Startup Joins Race in Developing COVID-19 Vaccine

Choon-Peng Ng, MBA ‘04, is the co-founder and CEO of ImmunoScape, a Singapore-based biotech company that is partnering with vaccine firms and research groups to join in the global effort to find a vaccine against COVID-19.
October 20, 2020

Michigan Ross Announces New Undergraduate Minor in Real Estate Development

Michigan Ross — in partnership with the U-M’s Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning and School of Kinesiology — has launched a minor in real estate development.
October 14, 2020

Michigan Ross Prof Joins the WDI’s New Labor Practices Group, Creates Enhanced Learning Opportunities for U-M Students into Impact of Worker Wellbeing

Ross professor Achyuta Adhvaryu's research and work with the Good Business Lab has now found its place with the William Davidson Institute’s consulting services, in the newly formed Labor Practices group.
October 13, 2020

The Show Must Go On: Story Lab Kicks Off on a Virtual Stage This Year

As the world continues to face unprecedented challenges and social unrest, it is more important than ever to share stories that inspire, highlight diverse perspectives, and bring people together. Recognizing this, the Sanger Leadership Center at Michigan Ross and students in the Ross Design + Business Club brought the school’s much-loved storytelling initiative, Story Lab, to life virtually.

Ross News

The University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business announced today the 2018 Innovation Jam, taking place May 4-5. Organized by the Sanger Leadership Center, Innovation Jam is a 36-hour, action-based learning experience for Ross’ Part-Time MBA (PTMBA) students and is part of the orientation event for Weekend MBA students.

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The University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business has announced a new concentration for the Full-Time MBA (FTMBA) degree program. The Data and Business Analytics Concentration is designed for MBA students who are looking to hone their analytical skills to develop data-driven business strategies and recommendations.

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Ross Thought In Action

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A Q-and-A with Michigan Ross Professor Dave Mayer.

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Michigan Ross Professor Lindred Greer explains that as much as we might want to abolish them, hierarchies serve a purpose at work.

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