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Ross Alumni News

February 19, 2020

What Michigan Ross Alumni Take Away From Students’ 24 Hours of Chaos in the Leadership Crisis Challenge

Since the first competition was held in 2007, around 375 Michigan Ross and U-M alumni have played a crucial role in creating a simulated PR nightmare for students participating in the Leadership Crisis Challenge.
February 18, 2020

A Follies Performance and a Handwritten Note — Couples Who Met at Michigan Ross Share their Love Stories

With more than 52,000 living alumni around the world, it’s no surprise that many students have met their partners at Michigan Ross and went on to form loving, long-lasting relationships. As couples celebrated their love on Valentine’s Day, we reached out to alumni and asked them to share their own unique love stories.
February 17, 2020

Michigan Ross Joins the Business School Alliance for Health Management

Michigan Ross is now a member of the Business School Alliance for Health Management, an organization that supports business school health management programs in educating the next generation of leaders and advancing thought leadership in the field. 
February 14, 2020

Listen Now: Latest Episode of ‘Working for the Weekend’ Part-Time MBA Podcast Highlights Experiences of Immigrant Students

A new episode of the part-time MBA podcast at Michigan Ross shares the stories of four students who came to the U.S. as immigrants and are now balancing work and business school. 
February 13, 2020

A Recent Panel of Michigan Ross and U-M Thought Leaders Tackled the Core Purpose of Business

A packed audience heard a lively discussion on different visions of business during a recent event at the Ross School of Business.

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

Illustration of two professionals arguing

Writing in Harvard Business Review, Michigan Ross Professors Jose Uribe and Maxim Sytch explore a common paradox.


Illustration of safe and cash

Writing for, Professor Amiyatosh Purnanandam says companies should consider the dangers of unanticipated events.


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