Written by: Elin Johnson Published by: The Chronicle of Higher Education MBA News Digest Comment: None. Extracted Content: With Covid-19 cases already spiking in college towns this summer, institutions are scrambling to find ways to ensure student and employee safety as fall approaches. And encouraging college students to practice social distancing is no easy task. Experts say student buy-in … [Read more...] about One University Asked Students for Social-Distancing Ideas. Here’s What They Proposed.
Written by: University of Michigan Ross School of Business Published by: CISION PR Newswire MBA News Digest Comment: None. Extracted Content: Leveraging its vast network of organizational partners, the Ross School of Business has developed a new internship program for students this summer, as the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted the availability of internships offered by companies across the … [Read more...] about Michigan Ross Launches Business Consultant Corps to Provide Internships and Development Opportunities for Students, Adds Summer Experience Requirement to Full-Time MBA Program
Written by: University of Michigan Ross School of Business Published by: University of Michigan Ross School of Business MBA News Digest Comment: None. Extracted Content: The University of Michigan Ross School of Business is launching a new program in partnership with Chicago-based PEAK6 Investments to prepare students for successful careers in the rapidly growing fintech sector. The primary … [Read more...] about Michigan Ross Announces Plans for Comprehensive Academic Initiative to Address Growing Workforce Gap in the Fintech Sector
Written by: The Aspen Institute Published by: The Aspen Institute MBA News Digest Comment: None. Extracted Content: From last year’s protests by Google employees to this summer’s worker walkouts at Wayfair, advocacy from within the rank-and-file of corporations has made headlines in recent years. But as Jerry Davis and Chris White see it, the trend toward employee activism was long in the … [Read more...] about When MBAs Learn from Social Movements
Written by: John Byrne Published by: Poets & Quants MBA News Digest Comment: None. Extracted Content: For the first cohort in its new online MBA program, the University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business has enrolled a class of 72 students. That’s a solid showing for what is now the highest-ranked business school to get into the online MBA game. It is a dozen more MBA candidates … [Read more...] about Michigan Ross Enrolls Debut Online MBA Cohort Of 72 Students
Content written by Joanne Lipman and published by Harvard Business Review. MBA News Digest Comment: Is your career placement office doing anything to help? Extracted Content: When it comes to working families, employers and politicians tend to focus on new mothers and fathers. Yet parents who leave the workforce when their kids are young but later want to reenter it might be corporate … [Read more...] about Helping Stay-at-Home Parents Reenter the Workforce