Author Archive - stacyblackman

Harvard Business School Breaks Ground on Klarman Hall

By - Apr 27, 06:56 AM   Comments [0]

Late last week, Harvard Business School officially broke ground for Klarman Hall, a new convening center to be constructed on the HBS campus. Expected to open in 2018, Klarman Hall will combine elements of a large-scale conference center, a performance space, and an intimate community...

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Kelley School Fall 2017 MBA Application Deadlines

By - Apr 26, 06:29 AM   Comments [0]

The Kelley School of Business at Indiana University has announced the MBA application deadlines for the 2016-17 admissions cycle. They are as follows: Early Round Deadline: October 15, 2016 Notification: by December 20, 2016 Priority Round Deadline: January 5, 2017 Notification: by March 15, 2017 Third Round Deadline: March 1, 2017 Notification: by April...

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Next Steps If You’ve Been Admitted to Business School

By - Apr 25, 07:35 AM   Comments [0]

If you’ll be starting business school this fall, congratulations! It may seem like years ago that you first began work on your applications, or you might feel like the whole process flew by. Either way, you now have just a few months left before you...

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Ross MBA Admissions Director Shares Her B-School Comparison Spreadsheet

By - Apr 22, 10:08 AM   Comments [0]

Now is the time when many potential business school applicants are neck-deep in the school research phase of the MBA admissions process. With that in mind, we’d like to share this excellent video posted by Soojin Kwon, director of MBA admissions at the University of...

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HEC Paris Posts January 2017 MBA Application Deadlines

By - Apr 20, 10:49 AM   Comments [0]

HEC Paris has posted the MBA application deadlines for the January 2017 intake. The admissions process at HEC Paris is conducted on a rolling basis throughout the year, and the dates listed below reflect the possibilities for Full-Time and Part-Time applicants. Application Deadline: May 1, 2016 Decision...

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Stanford GSB Announces Fall 2017 MBA Admission Deadlines

By - Apr 20, 10:35 AM   Comments [0]

The Stanford Graduate School of Business has announced the MBA application deadlines for the Fall 2017 admissions season. Round 1 Application Deadline: September 21, 2016 Notification Date: December 2016 Round 2 Application Deadline: January 10, 2017 Notification Date: March 2017 Round 3 Application Deadline: April 5, 2017 Notification Date: May 2017 Candidates should note that all materials must...

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Wharton Business Plan Competition’s “Great 8” Finalists

By - Apr 20, 06:43 AM   Comments [0]

The University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School has announced the “Great Eight” finalists who will compete for over $125,000 in prizes at the Wharton Business Plan Competition Venture Finals coming up on Thursday, April 28, 2016. The Wharton Business Plan Competition “Great Eight” finalists are: Barn Owl Systems...

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What to Do if You Didn’t Get In Anywhere

By - Apr 19, 09:15 AM   Comments [0]

While we know that lots of people are still waiting for the results of their Round 2 application efforts—or are hoping to get off of waitlists or be accepted somewhere in Round 3—we also know there are MBA hopefuls whose journey has come to a...

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Columbia Business School Fall 2017 Deadlines, Essay Questions

By - Apr 19, 06:11 AM   Comments [0]

Columbia Business School has announced the MBA application deadlines and essay questions for the 2016-2017 admissions cycle. They are as follows: January 2017 Entry Final Deadline: October 5, 2016 August 2017 Entry Early Decision: October 5, 2016 Merit Fellowship Consideration: January 4, 2017 Regular Decision: April 12, 2017 Essay Questions Goal: What is...

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Columbia Launches First Student-Run Portfolio Fund

By - Apr 18, 07:30 AM   Comments [0]

Columbia Business School has launched its first student-led value investing portfolio, known as the 5x5x5 Student Value Investment Fund. The fund, named for its innovative structure, gives students the opportunity to connect value-oriented investment theories to real-world practice as they apply their classroom learning to...

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