Whitman Voices

The Latest Stories from the Whitman School

The Post-Pandemic Real Estate Market: Emerging Trends 2022

By Dawn McWilliams | December 6, 2021

Syracuse University Talks Business Webinar: Jan. 21, 2022 from 1 – 2 p.m. Join us for an interactive discussion with our Whitman alumni and faculty host about the many facets of real estate after the…

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Orange Central 2021: Showcasing Entrepreneurship and Celebrating Exceptional Alumni

By Alison Kessler | December 1, 2021

Orange Central 2021: Showcasing Entrepreneurship and Celebrating Exceptional Alumni After a virtual-only homecoming in 2020, it was wonderful to host Orange Central 2021 in person on Oct. 28-31. The schedule of programming across campus included…

Professor John Torrens presents Orange Tank grand prize check to Ambassadoor Technologies founder and student Bruno Gonzalez Hauger

Orange Tank Awards $42,000 to Student and Alumni Entrepreneurs

By Caroline Reff | December 1, 2021

Orange Tank Awards $42,000 to Student and Alumni Entrepreneurs A true entrepreneurial spirit was in the air as the Whitman School held its seventh annual Orange Tank business pitch competition on Nov. 4, 2021. The…

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Internship Experience Confirmed Real Estate Career Path

By Mallory Carlson | November 29, 2021

In this “Internship Experience” blog post series, we will be featuring the profile and thoughts of our students from Syracuse University’s Martin J. Whitman School of Management as they reflect on their internship experience over the last…

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Goodman IMPRESS Program Builds Future Business Leaders

By Kimmy Kimball | November 22, 2021

Goodman IMPRESS Program Builds Future Business Leaders From guest lectures by industry leaders to small group one-on-one networking opportunities, the Whitman School’s Goodman IMPRESS Program provides students co-curricular programs to build the next generation of…

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Student Finds Her Path Through Internship Experience

By Mallory Carlson | November 22, 2021

In this “Internship Experience” blog post series, we will be featuring the profile and thoughts of our students from Syracuse University’s Martin J. Whitman School of Management as they reflect on their internship experience over the last…

Student Stories

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Student Finds Passion for Entrepreneurship, Education in Cryptocurrency

By Mallory Carlson | November 16, 2021

Sophie Waldman ’22 starts every day by reading the news and checking the markets. As a finance and entrepreneurship & emerging enterprises (EEE) double major, staying on top of current events is a must, but…

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Accounting Student Finishes Her Master’s Degree While Preparing to “Break into the Stratosphere”

By Caroline Reff | October 19, 2021

When Emily Woodilla ’20, ’21 M.S. was a little girl, her mother bought her a calculator because she just wanted to push the buttons. Since then, Woodilla pushed all the right buttons, it seems, as…

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First in his Family to Graduate, Whitman Accounting Major is on the Fast Track to Success

By Caroline Reff | October 19, 2021

As Joseph Colon graduated with the Syracuse University Class of 2021, he not only celebrated earning two bachelor’s degrees and landing a great job at a New York City accounting firm, but he had the…

Focus on Faculty: Faculty Profiles and Research

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Jamie Lyn Perry: New Management Professor Explores How Diverse Teams Can Create Better Organizational Outcomes

By Caroline Reff | November 9, 2021

From her days of participating in team sports to her new position as an assistant professor of management at Syracuse University’s Whitman School, Jamie Lyn Perry has always been interested in how people work together…

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Tianyue Zhao ’13 M.S. Returns to Share Her Professional Experiences with Current Whitman Students

By Caroline Reff | November 9, 2021

Tianyue Zhao ’13 M.S. made a positive impression on the faculty of Syracuse University’s Whitman School while working on her master’s degree in finance. Almost a decade later, that reputation stuck with her as she…

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Rachael Goodwin: Management Professor Focuses on Obstacles Facing Women on the Path to Leadership

By Caroline Reff | November 9, 2021

While working in New York City 15 years ago, Rachael Goodwin fell in love with Central New York while on a weekend trip. When she heard about an opening at the Whitman School for an…

Alumni and Friends

Class Notes

November 2021 Class Notes

By Liz Holloway | November 8, 2021

We welcome announcements of new jobs, promotions, board positions, marriages and family additions. Please visit our online submission form to share your news. You can also use this form to request your copy of the Whitman biannual magazine via email…

Class Notes

October 2021 Class Notes

By Liz Holloway | October 10, 2021

We welcome announcements of new jobs, promotions, board positions, marriages and family additions. Please visit our online submission form to share your news. You can also use this form to request your copy of the Whitman biannual magazine via email…

Class Notes

September 2021 Class Notes

By Liz Holloway | September 6, 2021

We welcome announcements of new jobs, promotions, board positions, marriages and family additions. Please visit our online submission form to share your news. You can also use this form to request your copy of the Whitman biannual magazine via email…

Thought Leadership

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Burak Kazaz Elected President-Elect of MSOM and Continues Sharing his Research on COVID-19 Vaccines and Wine Analytics

By Olivia Hall | October 18, 2021

Burak Kazaz has been an exceptional member of the Whitman School faculty since 2007. Much of his research includes mitigating risk in global supply chain operations, supply chain financing and designing socially-responsible supply chain operations.…

Salzberg Memorial Lecture Program-2021

By Dawn McWilliams | October 14, 2021

The Martin J. Whitman School of Management’s H.H. Franklin Center for Supply Chain Management, will host its annual Salzberg Memorial Lecture Program Oct. 21, 2021 from 2 to 5:30 p.m. in the Daniel and Gayle D’Aniello Building, National Veterans Resource Center  Established in 1949, the…

Future of Business Post-Pandemic

What Does the Future of Business Hold? Whitman Faculty Weigh in on a Post-Pandemic World

By Caroline Reff | April 26, 2021

Any major event with substantial economic impact and unprecedented shifts in market expectations naturally accelerates change—but a “major event” may be an understatement when history looks back on the global COVID-19 pandemic that has gripped…

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