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Explore all of the exciting news and activities that Michigan Ross alumni are participating in around the globe and in your city.

Ross Alumni News

January 16, 2019

Prominent Anti-Racism Leader, Pioneering Educator To ‘Unravel’ Hard Truths at U-M MLK Day Event

Author and scholar Tim Wise and Detroit principal and writer Julia Putnam will be the keynote speakers at the 2019 MLK Symposium Lecture.
January 14, 2019

Michigan Ross to Honor Two Detroit-area Business Leaders for Significant Contributions in Accounting Education

The University of Michigan Ross School of Business has announced the 2019 recipients of its Honorary Paton Fellow Award. Ross alumni Eddie Hall III and Gordon Krater will be recognized during a special induction ceremony on March 21, 2019.
December 11, 2018

These 10 Products from Michigan Ross Alumni Make the Perfect Holiday Gifts

The busy holiday shopping season is upon us, and we know how stressful it can be to find the perfect gift for everyone on your list. That’s why we’ve compiled a list of products and services from 10 Michigan Ross alums that will make great gifts this holiday season.
December 10, 2018

Ann Arbor Named One of the Most Innovative Cities in the U.S.

Where do you go to be inspired by out-of-the-box thinkers, savvy startups, and forward-looking entrepreneurs? Ann Arbor, of course.  According to USA Today, the city was just named to 24/7 Wall St.’s list of the most innovative cities in America, snagging the sixth spot in the rankings.
December 3, 2018

Michigan Ross Alum Named UK’s Angel Investor of the Year — We Asked Him 20 Questions

Chris Adelsbach, BBA ‘95, isn’t your typical angel investor. And that’s something he’d very much like to change.

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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Professor Cindy Schipani explains how successful companies offer a blueprint that others can follow.


Stethoscope and year 2019

Professor Sarah Miller expects the Affordable Care Act to persist and cost increases to remain low.



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