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Syracuse University 2022 Graduates Honored with MIT Supply Chain Excellence Award

By Kimmy Kimball | May 16, 2022

Forty-two top students from nine leading undergraduate supply chain management and engineering programs across the U.S. and Mexico were presented with MIT fellowship awards in a virtual ceremony held April 29, 2022. Five of the…

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Capstone Competition Highlights Business Skills, Entrepreneurial Spirit of Whitman’s Graduating Seniors

By Caroline Reff | May 5, 2022

From women’s-only sports betting to water-saving shower nozzles, this semester’s Capstone Competition at Syracuse University’s Whitman School showcased amazing business ideas that demonstrated students’ skills in development, ideation, research and financial planning. The two-day event,…

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Panasci Business Competition Winners Showcase Entrepreneurial Spirit on Campus

By Caroline Reff | May 3, 2022

The Syracuse University campus is always buzzing with great ideas, and the Panasci Business Plan Competition is an excellent example of that entrepreneurial spirit. A campus-wide business plan event hosted annually by the Department of…

Research News

Whitman Research Newsletter

By Dawn McWilliams | May 2, 2022

The Whitman Research Newsletter highlights awards, honors, new research and more from Whitman’s research faculty. It is published bi-monthly. July 2021-February 2022 Awards and Honors The management department is in the top 50 list of management departments based…

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SUNY Upstate, Syracuse University Partner for MD/MBA Program

By Dawn McWilliams | April 15, 2022

SUNY Upstate Medical University and Syracuse University’s Martin J. Whitman School of Management are launching a joint MD/MBA, which allows students to earn two valuable degrees in a coordinated five-year program. Applicants for this new…

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Exclusive Financial and Investor Communications Emphasis Offered at Syracuse University

By Rylee Pohancsek | April 15, 2022

Syracuse University’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications Financial and Investor Communications Emphasis (FICE) offered to Newhouse, Whitman School of Management and Arts and Science majors, introduces students to the world of communication in finance.…

Student Stories

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Embracing Classes and Culture During a Semester Abroad

By Rylee Pohancsek | March 11, 2022

Although the pandemic unexpectedly changed many Syracuse University students’ plans that didn’t stop them from pursuing opportunities that they had dreamed of doing. Stephanie Pagán ’22 (WHIT/MAX) always knew that she wanted to study abroad…

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Two Degrees in Four Years, Student Able to Accelerate Professional Goals

By Mallory Carlson | January 11, 2022

Though she is only in her third year at Syracuse University, Haley Francois ’22 will be graduating with a bachelor’s degree in accounting this spring. However, she will return next fall – but this time…

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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…

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

May 2022 Class Notes

By Liz Holloway | May 9, 2022

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

April 2022 Class Notes

By Liz Holloway | April 9, 2022

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

March 2022 Class Notes

By Liz Holloway | March 6, 2022

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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Webinar: “Successfully Navigating a Multi-Country and Multi-Cultural World”

By Dawn McWilliams | March 11, 2022

The Kiebach Center for International Business Studies at Syracuse University’s Whitman School of Management and the Central New York International Business Alliance presented: “Successfully Navigating a Multi-Country and Multi-Cultural World“ Our panelists discussed: the multi-market…

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

By Caroline Reff | December 7, 2021

Burak Kazaz Elected President-Elect of MSOM and Continues Sharing his Research on COVID-19 Vaccines and Wine Analytics Burak Kazaz has been an exceptional member of the Whitman School faculty since 2007. Much of his research…

Business in Asia: Challenges and Opportunities

By Dawn McWilliams | October 28, 2021

Held Nov. 17, 2021 The Whitman School of Management hosted its popular Syracuse University Talks Business webinar series on Business in Asia. The panel featured experts who discussed many topics including: The implications of the…

Meet the 2022 Kenya Cultural Immersion Trip Travel Team

By Elizabeth Wimer | May 13, 2022

Meet the 2022 Kenya Cultural Immersion Trip Travel Team Today we introduce the 2022 Kenya Cultural Immersion Trip travel team. Learn more about each of the members and their roles to make this experiential learning…

News

Live With the Kenya Cultural Immersion Trip Travel Team from Nairobi, Kenya

By Dawn McWilliams | May 13, 2022

Join us on Wednesday, May 18, for a Zoom webinar with the inaugural Kenya Cultural Immersion Trip Travel Team from Nairobi, Kenya. They will  highlight updates from how the trip is going as well as…

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What I Learned Studying Abroad in London

By Alexandra Kinder | April 18, 2022

Finals are quickly approaching, which means this semester is coming to an end. I honestly can not believe I even wrote that sentence, because there was a time, I was thinking that I would not…

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