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ND names new director of executive education non-degree business programs

Author: Carol Elliott

The University of Notre Dame’s Mendoza College of Business has named Robin D. Kistler as the director of non-degree programs at the Stayer Center for Executive Education as of April 1. Kistler will be responsible for the administration, strategy and promotion of the Stayer Center's open enrollment, online and custom certificate offerings.…

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MBA Students Produce Award-Winning Case Study

Author: Angela Sienko

When North Korea launched a massive cyber-attack on Sony Pictures in 2014, three Notre Dame MBA students at the Mendoza College of Business knew the incident had all the makings of an extraordinary case study. Little did they know that it would go on to become an award-winning publication.

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USA Today ranks Notre Dame No. 1 for IT Management

Author: Carol Elliott

The University of Notre Dame was ranked No. 1 on a just-released USA Today listing of the top 10 colleges for degrees in management information systems.

According to the news outlet, the ranking was developed to “reward schools that provide excellent outcomes to students, including high graduation rates, low student loan default rates, and high salaries after graduation.”…

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Researchers Find Privacy Regulation Can Improve, Rather Than Impair, Technology Adoption in Healthcare

Author: Abby Simmons

Health information exchanges (HIEs) provide information technology solutions that allow patients’ electronic medical records to be shared among otherwise disconnected healthcare organizations. HIE efforts seek to improve efficiency and quality of care, but have raised substantial concerns associated with the privacy of patients’ data.…

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Shoe venture moves into finals of Kevin Plank’s Cupid’s Cup competition

Author: Carol Elliott

Wolf & Shepherd, a venture founded by University of Notre Dame alumni Justin Schneider, is among just five finalists of the Cupid’s Cup 2016 entrepreneurship competition started by Under Armour CEO Kevin Plank.

Schneider, who graduated in 2011 with a degree in industrial design, will present his performance dress shoe designs before Plank and a judging panel of leaders in entrepreneurship during the competition’s final round on April 7. The event will take place at the University of Maryland in College Park and award more than $100,000 in total prizes.…

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WSJ Editor Gerard Baker to present world view of U.S. elections during Notre Dame talk

Author: Carol Elliott

The 2016 U.S. presidential election is already shaping up to be one of the wildest in the country's history.  The campaign so far has exposed deep fissures in American politics and society, and the next four years look set to be turbulent.  But what will be the implications of this remarkable election for the U.S. and the global economy?…

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