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December 10, 2019

Michigan Ross BBAs Share Business Concept For Achieving Carbon Neutrality At U-M With President Schlissel

Michigan Ross juniors took on the challenge of reaching carbon neutrality at U-M by exploring creative business solutions to help the university achieve its goals through reimagining building standards, developing new models of energy consumption and transportation, and improving sustainable food systems in university dining. 
December 5, 2019

One-Third Of Michigan Ross Full-Time MBA Class Of 2020 Donates To The Give-A-Day Fund, Receives $10,000 Match On Giving Blueday

During the University of Michigan’s Giving Blueday, the student-run Give-A-Day Fund at the Ross School of Business received thousands of dollars in donations from nearly 100 students, faculty, and staff, which unlocked a $10,000 matching grant from an anonymous donor. 
December 5, 2019

New Proposal In Congress Would Implement Ross Professor’s Ideas On Bank Mergers

A new bill in the U.S. Congress this week would strengthen standards for bank mergers in several ways advocated by Jeremy Kress, assistant professor of business law at the Ross School of Business. 
December 4, 2019

Michigan Ross To Recognize Distinguished Business Leaders For Outstanding Contributions To Accounting Education

The Ross School of Business has announced the 2020 recipients of its Honorary Paton Fellow Award. Ross alumni Robert M. Patterson, BBA/MAcc '96, and Jack S. Darville, MBA ‘70, will be recognized during a special induction ceremony on March 26, 2020.
December 2, 2019

Online MBA Student’s Startup Featured In Forbes, Credits Michigan Ross For Helping Her Grow The Business

Michigan Ross student Liza Kameen is applying skills taught in the new Online MBA program to successfully grow Paintru, an e-commerce site she launched with her husband in 2019, which was recently profiled in Forbes for its potential to “revolutionize the market for made-to-order art.”​

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

Michigan Ross Lecturer Marcus Collins looks ahead to what 2020 may hold for Facebook and other platforms.

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Professor Sarah Miller looks ahead to what 2020 may hold for the healthcare field.

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