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Ross Alumni News

February 12, 2024

From Business School to Marriage: Michigan Ross Alums Share Their Love Stories

Students make plenty of connections at the Ross School of Business, from lifelong friends to impactful professors, alumni mentors, and more. Some lucky students even meet their significant other while pursuing a degree at Michigan Ross.
January 30, 2024

Episode 101 – Robert Isom, CEO of American Airlines

On this inaugural episode of the Down to Business podcast, host Sharon F. Matusik, Edward J. Frey Dean of the Ross School of Business, is joined by Robert Isom, MBA ’91, to discuss his path to Michigan Ross, his career as a Ross MBA, his journey to becoming CEO and president of American Airlines, and his advice for current and prospective Ross students who are interested in leadership careers.
January 24, 2024

Anurag Gupta, BS '03/MD '09/MBA '09: Revolutionizing Dementia Care With Tembo Health

Anurag Gupta, BS '03/MD '09/MBA '09, knew from a young age that he aspired to make a difference in the lives of others through healthcare.
January 23, 2024

In Memoriam

Remembering our alumni who have passed on in the past year. Please send any additional notifications to
January 19, 2024

20 Questions with John Habbert, MBA ’76

John Habbert, MBA ’76, has built a career around finding start-up gold.
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Ross News

February 23, 2024

Ross Featured In the News - Week of Feb. 23

Week Ending Feb. 23 Feb. 20 - Reuters - Capital One to Buy Discover Financial in $35.3 Billion All-Stock Deal (Jeremy Kress) "I predict that this deal...will provoke a significant push-back and receive heightened regulatory scrutiny," Jeremy Kress, a University of Michigan professor of business law who previously worked on bank merger oversight at the Federal Reserve, wrote in an email. "It will be the first big test of bank merger regulation since the Biden administration's executive order on promoting competition in 2021." Feb. 20 - London Reviews - Is Jon Stewart’s return the best thing to...
February 23, 2024

Michigan Ross Professor Jerry Davis Joins KCBS San Francisco to Address Diverging Realities of Americans

Announced in October 2023, Michigan Ross and the Financial Times are partnering on a monthly poll to track how American voters perceive financial and economic issues in the lead-up to the 2024 US presidential election. The poll will run for 12 months leading up to the election.
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November 17, 2023

Holiday Gift Guide 2023: Try These Food Products and Businesses Created by Michigan Ross Alumni

The holiday season is here, and we know it can be difficult to find the right gifts for your friends and family.
October 24, 2023

Michigan Ross Alums Share Their Experiences from Ross Reunion Weekend

Alums traveled to Ann Arbor from around the world to celebrate this year’s alumni reunion and homecoming weekend on Sept. 22-23.
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