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Ross Alumni News

August 7, 2020

Two Michigan Ross Executive MBAs Recognized For Being The ‘Best & Brightest’ of 2020

Michigan Ross recent graduates Manu K. Malhotra and Rosalie Villapando were named among the 102 “Best & Brightest” Executive MBAs in the Class of 2020 by Poets&Quants. 
August 6, 2020

Michigan Ross Alumni Give $6M to Launch Diversity Initiatives at the Business School

Stephen M. Ross, BBA '62, and Jeff T. Blau, BBA '90, have committed $6 million to help the Ross School of Business to further its commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. 
August 5, 2020

This Michigan Ross BBA and Entrepreneur Is Working to Make a Positive Social Impact Through Real Estate

Jonae Maxey, BBA ’21, is seeking to revitalize inner-city communities within Detroit through her real estate business. 
August 4, 2020

New Workshops for Full-Time MBA Students Explore How to Be an Ally in the Ross Community and Beyond

Inspired by recent events and a desire to build a more diverse, inclusive, and equitable environment, more than 200 Michigan Ross Full-Time MBA students participated in a series of workshops diving into the topic of allyship. 
July 31, 2020

First Michigan Ross Summer Business Academy Makes Successful Pivot to An Impactful Online Program

Although the residential program was canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Michigan Ross was still able to hold Summer Business Academy virtually for more than 100 students over two Saturdays in June. 

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.


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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Michigan Ross Professor Lindy Greer appears on the Leveraging Thought Leadership podcast.


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Michigan Ross Professor Scott Page uses models to identify potential lasting change.


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