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Whitman Partners with Two Global Organizations, Providing New Opportunities

By Kimmy Kimball | September 7, 2021

Syracuse University’s Martin J. Whitman School of Management recently announced partnerships with the Global Business School Network (GBSN) and the European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD). Through these global networks, the Whitman School continues to enhance its…

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Student Brings Entrepreneurial Spirit to Whitman MBA Program

By Mallory Carlson | September 7, 2021

Sabina Seredneva ’21 MBA and her family bled orange even before she made the nearly 6,000 mile trip from her hometown of Baku, Azerbaijan to Syracuse, NY. Her sister attended Syracuse University and completed the…

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Whitman Accounting Majors Honored to be Selected as 2021-22 Remembrance Scholars

By Mallory Carlson | August 10, 2021

Whitman Accounting Majors Honored to be Selected as 2021-22 Remembrance Scholars Though he is about to enter his senior year at the Whitman School at Syracuse University, Jack Ramza’s connection to the Remembrance Scholar program began when…

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New Faculty Profile: Willie D. Reddic ’13 Ph.D.

By Caroline Reff | August 10, 2021

After nearly a decade, Willie D. Reddic ’13 Ph.D. is happy to be back on campus at the Whitman School and eager to show the next generation of students all the possibilities that accounting has…

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Fatma Sonmez-Leopold Recognized for Making Finance Accessible

By Kimmy Kimball | August 2, 2021

“It truly keeps my confidence up when a faculty member goes above and beyond to recognize all different types of learning styles.”  “She makes the knowledge of finance accessible for the not so quantitative student.”…

Business Analytics

Business Analytics Program Prepares Students for Rapidly Growing Industry

By Mallory Carlson | July 19, 2021

The field of analytics has been growing exponentially over the past few years and will not be slowing down anytime soon. To prepare for a growing demanding profession, the Martin J. Whitman School of Management…

Student Stories

Alumni Awards

Whitman Honors Alumni and Friends with Awards of Distinction

By Dawn McWilliams | May 13, 2021

Whitman Honors Alumni and Friends with Awards of Distinction On Thursday, April 29, 2021, we celebrated the close of a historic academic year and extended our appreciation to our alumni, corporate partners and friends who…

2021 Whitman Scholars

2021 Whitman Scholars

By Kimmy Kimball | May 7, 2021

2021 Whitman Scholars Each year, Whitman Scholars are chosen from the senior class through a competitive selection process. To be considered, students must have a minimum GPA of 3.65 and a demonstrated history of engagement…

Graduate Student Spotlight

2021 Graduate Student Spotlights

By Kimmy Kimball | May 7, 2021

2021 Graduate Student Spotlights Shiwen (Valerie) Wang ’19 (iSchool, A&S), ’21 M.S. Hometown: Shanghai, China Degree: M.S. in Business Analytics “I studied information technology and economics at Syracuse University during my undergraduate experience. I wanted…

Focus on Faculty: Faculty Profiles and Research

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New Faculty Profile: Willie D. Reddic ’13 Ph.D.

By Caroline Reff | August 10, 2021

After nearly a decade, Willie D. Reddic ’13 Ph.D. is happy to be back on campus at the Whitman School and eager to show the next generation of students all the possibilities that accounting has…

Kira Reed

Kira Reed Receives Chancellor’s Citation for Leading the Way Towards a More Diverse, Welcoming and Respectful Campus Culture

By Caroline Reff | June 21, 2021

Whitman’s Associate Professor of Management and Provost Fellow Kira Reed, Ph.D., is making an impact in helping every new Syracuse University student feel welcomed, safe and respected on campus. As part of her responsibilities as…

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Retail Influencer Shelley E. Kohan Shares Her Expertise at Whitman

By Caroline Reff | April 30, 2021

Shelley E. Kohan has been long recognized as a “retail expert,” but over the past five years, she has also become an established “retail influencer,” as she shares her vast experience in the retail industry…

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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…

Class Notes

August 2021 Class Notes

By Liz Holloway | August 5, 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

July 2021 Class Notes

By Liz Holloway | July 12, 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

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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Whitman Women in Business Panel

By Alison Kessler | March 16, 2021

As part of our Women’s History Month programming, the Martin J. Whitman School of Management at Syracuse University invites you to a virtual panel discussion featuring accomplished alumni and members of our advisory councils. Panelists will share…

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Fireside Chat with John C. Williams, President and CEO, Federal Reserve Bank of New York

By Dawn McWilliams | March 15, 2021

Please join us! Syracuse University, Onondaga Community College and the Federal Reserve Bank of New York invite faculty, staff, students and City of Syracuse business leaders, anchor institutions, community-based organizations and other stakeholders to join…

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