Center for Executive Engagement and Leadership
The Center will dramatically increase alumni participation
at Isenberg, connect more effectively with our executive alumni network
and-with leverage from that network-expand every Isenberg student's sphere of
The Center will catalyze curricular and educational change at Isenberg, with an immediate impact on Dean Fuller's own course, Dean's Freshman Leadership Seminar. That course, which features lectures by alumni business leaders, sets the stage for four years of frequent classroom visits by alumni role models.
The Center will develop novel programs that distinguish Isenberg as an innovator in entrepreneurship education, research, and outreach. It will provide entrepreneurial leadership for the entire UMass Amherst campus.
Chase Career Center Expansion
A strategically renewed Chase Center will improve student competitiveness in the job market through investments in cutting-edge staff and expanded alumni mentorship programs. Students will gain an edge in "reading" and adapting to corporate cultures, developing high-value skill sets, and recognizing employment opportunities.