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IU Kelley School of Business Names Idalene Kesner Dean

By - May 16, 05:34 AM   Comments [0]

photo courtesy of Indiana University Indiana University's Kelley School of Business has announced that Idalene "Idie" Kesner will head the school as its next dean, pending approval by the IU Board of Trustees. Kesner, who becomes the first woman to lead the business school, has served as...

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Kellogg School Wins 2013 International Impact Investing Challenge

By - May 15, 13:39 PM   Comments [0]

Four MBA students from Northwestern University's Kellogg School of Management took top honors at the 2013 International Impact Investing Challenge on April 26th at the World Bank in Washington, DC. The third annual competition, hosted and organized by Kellogg and INSEAD, challenged graduate students to propose...

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Columbia Business School Student Interview: Sushi is 15 Minutes Away

By - May 12, 12:25 PM   Comments [0]

Here’s a talk with Tom, a SoFi scholar and current student at Columbia Business School. Tom is a U.S. Army veteran who loves b-school so much, that’s he’s trying to extend his education and stay for another year! Read on for some excellent advice about...

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Columbia Business School’s Manhattanville Campus Gets $100M Gift

By - May 2, 10:56 AM   Comments [0]

Following Henry R. Kravis’s $100M contribution in 2010—the largest ever received by the university—Ronald O. Perelman has pledged a matching donation to support the construction of Columbia Business School’s new Manhattanville campus, the school announced today. With this landmark gift, Perelman, a member of CBS’s Board...

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Harvard Business School Joins 2013 MBA Olympics

By - May 2, 05:08 AM   Comments [0]

Harvard Business School is to become the first US institution to take part in next month’s MBA Tournament (MBAT), the annual business school Olympics which takes place at HEC Paris. The MBAT started with six participating business schools in 1991, and is set against the backdrop...

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Chicago Booth Celebrates 9th Annual Women’s Week

By - May 1, 05:07 AM   Comments [0]

The Chicago Booth School of Business extended an open invitation to both newly accepted MBA candidates as well as prospective applicants to attend one of the multiple diversity events held around the globe during the school's 9th annual Women's Week. In collaboration with the office of...

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Vanderbilt Owen School Culls New Dean from Tuck

By - Apr 30, 11:07 AM   Comments [0]

Vanderbilt University's Owen Graduate School of Management has named M. Eric Johnson as dean effective July 1st, pending approval by the Vanderbilt Board of Trust. Currently, Johnson is associate dean at Dartmouth College's Tuck School of Business, where he has been responsible for seven research...

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Wharton School Dean Won’t Seek Reappointment

By - Apr 28, 20:56 PM   Comments [0]

Dean Thomas S. Robertson of the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School has announced his decision to step down when his seven-year term expires next year on June 30, 2014. Upon leaving the deanship, Robertson plans to return to the marketing faculty to teach, and to...

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Chicago Booth MBA Interview with Chris Hauck

By - Apr 19, 08:45 AM   Comments [0]

Here’s a talk with Chris Hauck, a first-year MBA student at Chicago Booth. Chris offers some excellent advice to MBA applicants and first-year MBA students – thank you Chris for offering us a window into your Booth experience! This interview is the latest in an Accepted.com...

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MBAs Across America: The Coolest HBS Internship

By - Apr 18, 09:00 AM   Comments [0]

Attention guys and gals developing business plans on the backs of napkins or elsewhere: Does an MBA, specifically an MBA from a top program, really offer something valuable for entrepreneurs? Listen to the full recording to hear Linda Abraham explore this question and much more with...

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