Three Isenberg Ph.D. Students Honored with Eugene M. Isenberg Awards
February 27, 2014
Three Ph.D. candidates at Isenberg are among ten recently named UMass Amherst recipients of the 2014 Eugene M. Isenberg Awards. Established in 1995 by Eugene '50 and Ronnie Isenberg, the annual scholarships of up to $10,000 per awardee recognize outstanding graduate students who are committed to the integration of science, engineering, and management. The three Isenberg Ph.D. students are Sara Saberi (Operations & Information Management), Ryan Guggenmos (Accounting), and Xiaohui Yang (Finance).
Isenberg in the News-February 24, 2014
February 24, 2014
Recent news about Isenberg in the print and electronic media
Isenberg's inaugural Women of Isenberg Conference on February 8th attracted over 150 alumni, students, faculty, and staff members to a full day of panels, networking, and relationship building. Organized by the student group, Isenberg Women in Business, and generously sponsored by Target, the event featured seven breakout panels with 24 alumnae panelists spanning the Isenberg classes of 1978 through 2012.
Isenberg Alumnus Dissects Firm's Strategic Playbook
February 17, 2014
In a November visit to Isenberg, Marc Schneider '81, Group President of PVH Corp's (Phillips-Van Heusen) Heritage Brands division, described his firm's complex strategic discipline. Following a seven-step formal process to arrive at the division's strategies, Heritage Brands embraces horizontal execution that entails agile teamwork and cross-functional prowess.
Isenberg Professor's Book Advocates Value Approach to Investments
February 10, 2014
For Isenberg strategy professor Anurag Sharma, investing is both a science and an art and, most importantly, a deep discipline. His recently published Book of Value arms the reader with a conceptual framework with which to detect true value in a sea of noise.