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Ross Alumni News

June 30, 2020

Michigan Ross Student Club Recognizes How Pride Month Was Celebrated Differently this Year in New Video

For Pride Month this year, Michigan Ross students and staff members participated in a video created by Out For Business sharing Pride history, personal journeys, and allyship commitments in solidarity with marginalized LGBTQ+ communities. 
June 23, 2020

High Demand Leads Michigan Ross Executive Education To Offer Second Free Online Seminar Series on the Most Pressing Issues Facing Organizations

After more than 13,400 global business professionals from a wide range of industries participated in its first series, Michigan Ross Executive Education has launched a follow-on series of free online seminars called “Co-Creating the Future.”
June 19, 2020

Take a Listen: Ross MBA Students and Alumni Sound Off on the Value of an MBA and More in MBA Summit Podcasts

Six podcasts from current full-time MBA students and alumni of Michigan Ross talking about the MBA experience are now available. 
June 18, 2020

An Entrepreneur Brings His Pet Retail Startup to Life Tapping into Incredible Michigan Ross Alumni Connections

For Luke Silverman, EMBA ’19, the Michigan Ross alumni network has yielded more than just a support system. It has helped this recent Executive MBA graduate turn a bold business idea into a reality. 
June 16, 2020

Google Sales Manager and U-M “Outstanding Alumnx” Talks DEI, Anti-Racism, and Using Business to Create a More Equitable Society

Michael Gardner, BBA ’12, was recently named an Outstanding Alumnx by The Program on Intergroup Relations for his vast inclusion work and for his commitment to social justice. 

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

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Writing for The Conversation, Michigan Ross Professor Aradhna Krishna explores the implicit associations of color and goodness.

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Corporations seek and secure favorable legal decisions by retaining attorneys who have worked for or studied with federal judges, a new study reveals.

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