Yearly Archives: 2017

Six Faculty Receive First Annual Dean’s Impact Award

Six outstanding faculty in the Gies College of Business have been announced as the first class of recipients for the newly established Dean’s Impact Award: Angel Chatterton, Noah Isserman, Robert Metzger, Hayden Noel, Rachel Schwartz, and Martin Widdicks. This new … Continued

Ye Appointed to National Bureau of Economic Research

Assistant Professor of Finance Mao Ye was recently appointed to the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER). Founded in 1920, the NBER is a private, nonprofit, nonpartisan organization dedicated to conducting economic research and to disseminating research findings among academics, … Continued

College Launches Culture Advocate Series

The College of Business recently launched an Inclusive Culture Advocate Series. This ongoing series will provide members of the Business community with opportunities to expand their understanding and approach to diversity and inclusion. “When we administered our first culture survey … Continued

Illinois MBA Team Wins the Illinois Strategy Case Competition

In February, Illinois MBA students Brant Faulkner, Jensen John, Aditya Ramesh, and Trevor Wiles won the 2017 Illinois MBA Strategy Case Competition. This annual competition brings a dozen schools from across the country to the Urbana-Champaign campus to compete. Participating … Continued

Paul Magelli Celebration of Life

On January 21, the family, friends, and colleagues of Dr. Paul Magelli gathered in the Business Instructional Facility to honor the life and achievements of a renowned scholar, mentor, and friend. In his welcoming remarks, College of Business Dean Jeffrey … Continued