Mendoza School of Business


  • Hand-held Indiana Whiskey hand sanitizer bottles
    Good spirits: ND MBA grad shifts distillery production to hand sanitizer

    Barely a week after federal regulators gave distilleries the green light to begin production in the wake of the shortage caused by coronavirus, the first bottles of Indiana Whiskey hand sanitizer rolled out for distribution to essential workers in the region.

    Melissa Jackson

  • Pandemic prayer

    Every day of the week, in the small chapel on the second floor of Mendoza College of Business, MBA candidate Father Arthur Joseph Ssembajja prays alone.

    Carol Elliott

  • professor in Hawaiian t-shirt
    Aloha, e-learning: Notre Dame professor tackles online teaching with style

    Associate teaching professor of management Chad Harms is no stranger to the challenges and opportunities presented by online learning. So when the coronavirus pandemic shifted courses online in March Harms donned a floral patterned button-up shirt and got to work.

    Melissa Jackson

  • empty supermarket shelves
    How to prioritize ethical leadership amid the pandemic

    Three insights that approach crises as opportunities for ethical leadership, not opportunism. As COVID-19 crept toward Chattanooga, Tennessee, Matt Colvin and his brother Noah saw a business opportunity. They drove more than a thousand miles to small, rural towns, buying up all the hand sanitizer they could find. Matt Colvin listed the bottles on Amazon, […]

    Brett Beasley and Christopher Adkins

  • A Leap of Faith

    Ryan Millbern

  • The Key to a Successful MSBA Career: Know Thyself

    Lindsey McIntyre MNA ‘16, Associate Director of Graduate Business Career Services, is helping MSBA students discover who they are, what they want, and how to create targeted pathways to success.

    Ryan Millbern

  • Hoop dreams do come true

    Through his internship with the Indiana Pacers, Peter Zanca MBA/MSBA ’20, took the first step toward realizing his dream of working in analytics with an NBA franchise.

  • computer screen of the facebook login site
    Facebook’s Libra might be the best bet for cryptocurrency

    Finance Professor Bill McDonald analyzed Facebook's whitepaper on Libra, a new, simple global currency and financial infrastructure that is intended to empower billions of people. McDonald, the Thomas A. and James J. Bruder Chair in Administrative Leadership at Notre Dame’s Mendoza College of Business, previously worked as a vice president at the Schwab Center for Investment Research in San Francisco during the Internet boom/bust, and he has consulted for major investment banks, brokerages and stock exchanges, and served as an expert witness.

    Carol Elliott

  • the brogans sit together on a couch
    Brogan Awards given to top five women MBA students

    It was a different era when John Brogan started his MBA at Notre Dame. This was in 1968. The MBA program had launched just the year before, partly in response to a burgeoning trend of increasing the professionalism of business through graduate education. Mostly, however, the program launched due to the vision of business school […]

    Carol Elliott

  • logo and banner for 2019 best and brightest
    Mendoza student Charlotte Pekoske named to P&Qs 2019 Best & Brightest MBAs list

    Mendoza student Charlotte Pekoske is among 100 gifted graduates from the Class of 2019 chosen to be on Poets & Quants Best and Brightest list. Now in its fifth year, the Best & Brightest celebrates MBAs whose academic prowess, extracurricular achievements, innate potential, and inspirational life journeys make them standouts in their graduate business schools.

    Poets & Quants