McIntire's M.S. in Commerce Program ranks second out of 40 master’s in management (MiM) programs around the world, according to inaugural MiM rankings released May 25 by The Economist. Surpassed in the rankings only by HEC School of Management, Paris, McIntire also is the only U.S. school to appear in the top 10.
How can big data reduce stroke fatalities in America’s southeastern “Stroke Belt?” How do stakeholders treat female CEOs and male CEOs differently? How can we prevent cyberattacks like those that crippled Yahoo or even the Democratic National Committee? Ten McIntire School faculty members shared research addressing these questions and many more in dynamic 10-minute TED Talk-style presentations during the School’s annual Spring Symposium, "COMMTalks: Ideas. Inspiration. Impact," April 28.
McIntire Professor of Management Amanda Cowen is one of nine professors across Grounds to receive a 2017 All-University Teaching Award. The honorees were officially recognized at an April 27 banquet, held in Alumni Hall.
Narrowing from dozens of submissions from across Grounds and around the world, the McIntire School’s Galant Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship hosted four finalists April 27 for the 2017 Galant Challenge, a “Shark Tank”-like, real-world investment pitch event.
Combining fresh, strategic ideas with practical, real-world applications, the McIntire School’s 2017 Knowledge Continuum provided an insightful learning experience featuring the rare opportunity to attend an interactive videoconference with prominent business author, adviser, and visionary Geoffrey Moore.
Neil Ackerman (M.S. in MIT ’09) is Global Director of E-Commerce for $30 billion, 100-year-old snack foods company Mondelez International. Prior to this role, Ackerman was in charge of operation planning for Fulfillment by Amazon at Amazon.com and was the inventor and general manager for Amazon's Small and Light Program, which involved the shipping of items valued at less than $10 for free to customers around the world.
Many students, faculty, and alumni of the McIntire School have been the subjects of recent coverage in UVA Today. Check out this roundup of articles.
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