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July 16, 2019

Two Michigan Ross Executive MBA Alumni Recognized For Being The ‘Best & Brightest’ of 2019

Michigan Ross EMBA alumni Oumar Diagne and Amanda Richie were named among the 100 “Best & Brightest” Executive MBAs in the Class of 2019 by Poets&Quants.   
June 27, 2019

Michigan Ross Alum Named a ‘Young Visionary,’ Celebrating His Diversity and Inclusion Work

If you’re looking for an inspiration for celebrating diversity, look no further than Courtney Schroeder, MBA ‘13.  Schroeder, who serves as Diversity and Inclusion Manager for General Mills, was recently awarded the Phyllis Scott Buford Young Visionary Award by the Consortium of Graduate Study in Management, celebrating his work towards developing equitable workplaces and amplifying the importance of diversity in business.
June 20, 2019

$5 Million Gift Will Establish New Business Ethics and Communications Program at Michigan Ross

The Ross School of Business is the recipient of a $5 million endowment to establish the Mitchell Program for Business Ethics and Communications to bolster the development of ethical, diverse business leaders. It is the first gift of its kind at Ross to support faculty in business ethics. 
June 17, 2019

The Dream of Equal Opportunity is Slipping Away — We're Working Hard To Bring It Back

I couldn’t sit by and watch as communities of color continue to be left behind. I needed to be part of building a solution. And that is when I started the very long journey to create an opportunity for the children in the community I grew up in. An opportunity for children to have access to a high-performing, college preparatory school in their neighborhood — close to home.
June 10, 2019

Season Finale: Listen as Michigan Ross Business Beyond Usual Podcast Ends Successful Third Year

The popular Business Beyond Usual podcast from Michigan Ross Full-Time MBA students wrapped up its third year of episodes this month with a season finale featuring a thoughtful discussion with outgoing MBA Council President Kashay Sanders, MBA ‘19.

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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Professors Rajeev Batra and Richard Bagozzi identify 10 components that contribute to being seen as cool.

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Shima Nassiri and colleagues evaluate the potential of reference pricing.

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