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

Judy Zelisko discusses “What Keeps CTOs Up at Night”

Judy Zelisko, Vice President of Tax/Chief Tax Officer of Brunswick Corporation, and member of the Board of Advisors of the ILLINOIS MS Tax Program, joined fellow Chief Tax Officers (CTOs) in a TEI Roundtable discussion on “What Keeps CTOs Up … Continued

New Faculty – Joe Johnson

  The Illinois MS Tax program is pleased to welcome Joe Johnson, Senior Tax Manager at Ernst & Young, LLP, as the newest member of our faculty. Joe will join the rank as an instructor for our Federal Income Taxation … Continued

Alumni Interview: Jennifer Wyatt, partner, PwC

In life, there are a number of firsts: first step, first word, first car, first job and many more. For Jennifer Wyatt, a partner for PricewaterhouseCoopers’ (PwC’s) National Tax Services division, she experienced a first that has made a significant … Continued