Entrepreneurs have an opportunity to win up to a total of $40,000 in cash prizes during the 2009-10 Notre Dame Business Plan Competition, hosted by the Gigot Center for Entrepreneurial Studies at the University of Notre Dame.
Dean Carolyn Woo describes entrepreneurial efforts she witnessed during her trips to Afghanistan and Pakistan.
Finance Professor Jeffrey Bergstrand was quoted in an Associated Press story about whether the job market is recovering. Bergstrand said that although there are positive signs, corporations are still in the cost-cutting mode.
Texas oilman T. Boone Pickens presented his energy plan to an audience of 600-plus at a Notre Dame town hall meeting on Oct. 26.
A year ago, business failures began erupting across our economy. And in the ensuing months, thousands lost jobs and their hopes for a stable future. Homes were foreclosed, factories shut down. And the pain felt by American households has been deep.
October 2009, Reuters.com mentions the Mendoza College of Business MBA ranking in the Aspen Institute’s Beyond Grey Pinstripes survey
The Notre Dame MBA program earned a No. 5 spot on the Aspen Institute’s Beyond Grey Pinstripes ranking. The ranking measures a school’s integration of social, environmental and ethical issues into its curriculum.
Students in Management Professor James S. O’Rourke’s Corporate Communication class analyze ethical and reputational issues.
The Center for the Study of Financial Regulation at the Mendoza College will examine regulatory decisions, with the aim of bringing more faculty research and expertise into policy decisions.
October 2009, BusinessWeek quotes Patrick Perrella, Director of MBA Career Development
October 2009, BusinessWeek quotes Logan Snyder (MBA ’10) and Brian Lohr, Director of MBA Admissions
Energy executive T. Boone Pickens will conduct a town hall meeting to discuss his Pickens Plan for U.S. energy independence from imported oil at 5 p.m. Oct. 26 (Monday) at the DeBartolo Performing Arts Center at the University of Notre Dame.
GE’s Jeff Immelt and Keith Sherin presented the 2009 GE Live forum, “Winning in Today’s World,” live from the campus of the University of Notre Dame on Oct. 6.
Carolyn Y. Woo, dean of the Mendoza College of Business, spoke on Oct. 6 at a United Nations event dedicated to the importance of business ethics and morality in the global marketplace.
For the first time, the Notre Dame MBA Orientation week included a day of service in the community. The aim was to introduce students right away to an important aspect of a Notre Dame education — service to others.
Improvements to the Information Technology Management lab at the Mendoza College of Business will help students develop applications for the iPhone and other multitouch applications, among other projects.