We are currently living in an age of substantial technological developments. Televisions, phones, and computers continually get sleeker and more efficient with each iteration and your average Joe will soon be able to act as a space tourist and own a car that drives itself. Yet, despite what seems like remarkable technological progress all around us, some technologies have advanced only incrementally over the years. Take audio speakers for example. They have largely been confined to their traditional conical structure, giving us good quality sound but in a bulky package. Resonado, a student-led startup out of the University of Notre Dame, is seeking to change this.…
Poets & Quants published a story on a fundraising project undertaken by some Mendoza College of Business students who are taking Principles of Management this semester.
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.
Sponsored by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, the Gilman Scholarship provides financial support for American undergraduate students of limited financial means to study or intern abroad.
Students write and present international ethics cases that are headed for wider distribution.
Mendoza's new business analytics degree program is featured in this Poets & Quants story, which discusses the burgeoning demand for graduates who can interpret big data.
Frank Chung to study in the United Kingdom in spring 2018.
Business Problem Solving students create industry solutions based on Microsoft HoloLens.
It’s been 50 years since Notre Dame launched its MBA program, and in that time, the class size has almost tripled, increasing from 50 in 1967 to 131 in 2017. And when the inaugural MBA class arrived on campus, it was comprised entirely of men, whereas today, nearly 30 percent of the classes are comprised of women.* …
Five Mendoza faculty members received 2017 Joyce Awards for profound influence on undergraduate students: Corey Angst, Wendy Angst, Robert Battalio, Hong Guo and Ed Hums.
The Federal Reserve and Fiscal Challenge Club, a new Notre Dame student club focused on macro-scale economics and fiscal policy, beat out defending champion Harvard University to win the 2017 Fiscal Challenge. The competition is run by an educational nonprofit of the same name that aims to expand students’ understanding of fiscal policy through experiential education.
John Veihmeyer (ACCT '77) is the global chairman of KPMG International and Elizabeth Tucker (ACCT '14) is a consultant for McKinsey & Company.
Finance professor Carl Ackermann told the ND seniors to start investing as soon as they graduate.
Accountancy senior Casey Gelchion received the ND Accountancy Excellence Scholarship and is an accountancy teaching assistant.
"The moment [Ben] achieves something, or something comes his way, he only thinks about how he can leverage it to serve humanity, especially those in the greatest need," finance professor Carl Ackermann says about senior Benjamin Fouch.
As marketing junior Anders Bjork heads to the Frozen Four, we meet his impressive hockey family, including his father Kirt Bjork ACCT '83.
A team of University of Notre Dame undergraduate students won first place in the 2017 Undergraduate Venture Capital Investing Competition (VCIC), a highly regarded annual event hosted by the University of North Carolina’s Kenan-Flagler Business School.
The five students — a combination of finance and economics majors who ranged from sophomore to senior — bested six teams during the final round of competition on March 25. Jackson Jhin, Lavinia Li, Daniel Ko, Tyler Christian and Carlos Covarrubias Serrano traveled to UNC’s Chapel Hill campus for the final event.…
McDonald, a marketing major, has received The Luce Scholarship, which provides stipends, language training and individualized professional placement in Asia.
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.”…
Two entrepreneurial ventures with ties to the University of Notre Dame advanced to the semifinal round of the prestigious Cupid’s Cup 2016, a national competition started by Under Armour founder and CEO Kevin Plank. The two ventures are part of a field of just 12 semifinalists selected from more than 200 original entries representing 98 colleges and universities nationwide.…
Junior Cassidy McDonald of Madison, Wisconsin, is this year’s winner of NYT Pulitzer Prize-winning writer Nicholas Kristof’s annual “Win A Trip with Nick” contest. She will spend the summer traveling with Kristof to a developing country to raise awareness of neglected global issues.
In this March 26 story, The Observer tells the story of the launch of social venture BlueBucket, an organization that forms partnerships with restaurants to collect donations for local charities.
Eliza Gedney, who was injured in last year’s bomb blasts during the Boston Marathon, is running the event this year to raise funds for fellow victims.
The Mendoza College ranked as the No. 1 undergraduate business school by Bloomberg Businessweek for the fifth year in a row.
TEDxUND 2014 will bring together students, faculty and alumni from across campus to share innovative ideas in diverse topics.
The Irish Impact Social Entrepreneurship Conference will gather hundreds of entrepreneurs, experts and students during the three-day event.
Owen Ryan, CEO of Deloitte & Touche’s AERS Advisory practice, discussed the complexity and importance of managing ethical dilemmas during this 2013 Berges lecture.
Kellie Friery (ND ’01, MSA ’02)
Boardroom Insights gets under way with GM CEO Daniel Akerson presenting first talk.