Daniel Mack, the senior director of quantitative analysis/amateur scouting for the Kansas City Royals professional baseball team, will deliver a talk, “You Always See Something New: Baseball and Uncertainty,” at the University of Notre Dame at 7 p.m. Oct. 11. The talk will take place in the Carey Auditorium located in the Hesburgh Library.…
Senior executives from some of the top companies shaping global trends in communications, retail, advertising, technology and entertainment are part of the 2018 Boardroom Insights Lecture Series that starts Sept. 7.
The annual fall series, organized by the University of Notre Dame’s Mendoza College of Business, provides students and guests with the opportunity to hear first-hand stories of leadership, personal career paths, organizational changes and other insights from leaders with deep experience in their industries.…
The University of Notre Dame Institute for Global Investing (NDIGI) has named Erin Bellissimo as managing director, effective Sept. 1.
Bellissimo will be responsible for setting the strategic priorities of the Institute and managing its operations, including developing and directing curriculum and programs, mentoring students, supporting faculty research, and building and facilitating relationships among the Institute’s key constituents. She will work in collaboration with the NDIGI’s faculty director, finance professor Shane Corwin…
The three-time Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter and author of six best-selling books will speak at 3 p.m. Aug. 31 (Friday) in the DeBartolo Performing Arts Center’s Leighton Concert Hall.
Finance grad student and Irish tight end Nic Weisher honors late brother through a charity for families struggling with cancer.
Applications are being accepted for the new Master of Science in Business Analytics (MSBA) launched by the University of Notre Dame’s Mendoza College of Business. The one-year graduate degree program, which will begin classes on the Notre Dame campus in fall 2019, is intended for “pre-professional” students with little or no work experience.…
A new study by the University of Notre Dame found that historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) pay higher fees to issue tax-exempt bonds than non-HBCUs. And the evidence points to racial discrimination as the cause.
This was the finding of Paul Gao…
Leadership doesn’t always carry an executive title. A doctor juggling a busy practice, a lawyer overseeing staff, or even an academic professional can find themselves in demanding business leadership roles, just as any corporate CEO or director.
Kelli Kilpatrick will become the senior director of Graduate Business Programs at Mendoza as of August 1, overseeing the College's residential graduate programs including the Notre Dame MBA, MSM, MSA and MSBA.
Finance professor Zhi Da, co-author of William F. Sharpe Award from the Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, one of the nation’s leading finance journals.
A fall 2018 conference at the University of Notre Dame’s Mendoza College of Business will explore the ethical issues arising from the use of AI in business and larger culture. “Artificial Intelligence and Business Ethics: Friends or Foes?” will take place Sept. 19-20 on the University campus.
The University of Notre Dame’s Mendoza College of Business recently announced its annual list of Office of the Dean Mission Awards, which honor one or more faculty members for a specific research study that contributes to the common good.
The award is in recognition of Mendoza’s mission "to build a premier Catholic business school that fosters academic excellence, professional effectiveness and personal accountability in a context that strives to be faithful to the ideals of community, human development and individual integrity." A committee made up of the chairs from each of the College’s five academic departments — Accountancy; Finance; IT, Analytics, and Operations; Management & Organization; and Marketing — along with the associate dean for faculty and research, select research papers that advance the mission. Each award provides $1,000 in cash.…
Shankar Ganesan, professor and chair of the Marketing Department, won the prestigious Louis W. Stern Award, which recognizes an outstanding article published in a refereed journal that has made a significant contribution to the literature on marketing and channels of distribution.
Sports analytics expert Michael McRoberts will discuss trends and techniques in using analytics to manage team performance during a talk at the University of Notre Dame at 6:30 p.m., April 9.
Bill Goodyear (B.B.A. '70), retired chairman and CEO of Navigant Consulting, will serve as the keynote speaker for the University of Notre Dame’s Mendoza College of Business 2018 Graduate Commencement and Diploma Ceremony.
Three experts in corporate fraud will present their unique perspectives and experience from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. April 6 in the Downes Club, located on the seventh floor of Corbett Family Hall.
Three experts in corporate fraud will present their unique perspectives and experience as part of “Fraud Day” at the University of Notre Dame’s Mendoza College of Business. The event will take place 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. April 6 in the Downes Club, located on the seventh floor of Corbett Family Hall.
A team of University of Notre Dame MBA students took first place in the 2018 Illinois MBA Strategy Case Competition, besting 15 other business schools. The event, now in its 10th year, took place at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
“I’ve had three defining experiences in my life,” says Collett-Schmitt. “Growing up, I was very fortunate. Everything seemed to always work out. But it was those three moments when things didn’t work out, where I realized I had to make a choice — to just give up, or make something happen.”…
Jim Hiltz and Zachary Pedersen, both Notre Dame MBA Class of 2018, devoted a week of their winter break to a special building project in the tiny Jamaican community of Jacob’s Ladder.
Chris Stevens' Principles of Management students practice the mission of Mendoza by helping nonprofit organizations, local businesses and other causes. Their current projects include the Logan Center and a 15-year-old victim of the Parkland school shooting.
Bill Kurtis, co-host of the popular NPR weekly news quiz show “Wait, Wait … Don’t Tell Me!” will deliver a talk at Mendoza College of Business on February 8 about his long career as a journalist and documentary producer.
Notre Dame Ethics Week 2018, "Lead Local, Lead Global," will feature entrepreneurs, civic leaders and others who exemplify the power of local leadership in advancing the greater good.
Three University of Notre Dame MBA students will be spending their winter break in Jamaica, but their plans don’t include the typical tourist fun-in-the-sun activities. Instead, James Hiltz, Zachary Pedersen and Brock Reneer will be swinging hammers and hauling building materials to help build a home for abandoned and disabled children.…
Mendoza candidates prevail over teams from 10 top universities.
Idris Adjerid studies the economics of privacy and the impact of health information technology on patient outcomes and health-care costs.
The 2017 Irish Impact Conference, “A Foresight Forum: To Explore Tomorrow's Wicked Problems,” will be held Oct. 26-27, at the Mendoza College of Business.
Dean Shepherd, a Management & Organization professor at the Mendoza College of Business, was identified as the leading scholar in worldwide academic entrepreneurship research in a recent study published in Journal of Small Business Management.
Notre Dame professor Sandra Vera-Muñoz recounts her family’s struggles in her native Puerto Rico in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria.