Isenberg Seniors Place Second in Bose Case Competition
September 30, 2014
A team of Isenberg Operations and Information Management students has taken second place in the 2nd annual Bose Supply Chain College Case Competition. Bose challenged the students with a complex real-world business problem that focused on issues involving process, people, and technology.
Isenberg's Beta Alpha Psi Chapter Honored in Society's Annual Report
September 26, 2014
Isenberg's student chapter of Beta Alpha Psi, the national society for accountants and other financial information professionals, recently received multiple national awards from the society.
Three Isenberg professors and a professor at UMass Amherst's College of Engineering have organized of the workshop "Cybersecurity Risk Analysis for Enterprise Security" on September 19th at MIT's Sloan School of Management.
Isenberg in the News--September 16, 2014
September 16, 2014
Recent News about Isenberg in the print and electronic media.
Operations Professor Wright Awarded NSF Grant
September 12, 2014
Assistant Professor of Information Systems in the Isenberg School of Management, Ryan Wright, has been awarded a grant from the National Science Foundation.
On August 26, Isenberg's first-year MBA class gained cutting-edge career insights and professional contacts at a combined panel discussion/networking event at the elegant UMass Club in Boston's financial district. The event was the culmination of the just-launched David C. O'Leary '81 MBA Leadership Orientation Program, which immerses incoming MBA students for three days in professional development activities before classes begin.
Two Isenberg Professors Honored with Endowed Faculty Positions
August 29, 2014
Hossein B. Kazemi, a professor of finance at Isenberg, and Christopher P. Agoglia, chair of Isenberg's Department of Accounting, have been named to endowed professorial positions. Kazemi is the new Michael and Cheryl Philipp Professor of Finance. Agoglia is the inaugural Richard Simpson Endowed Professor in accounting.
Isenberg Ph.D. Candidate Earns Prestigious FAA Grant
August 22, 2014
Heng Chen, a fourth-year doctoral candidate at Isenberg, has received a prestigious $10,000 Federal Aviation Administration Graduate Research Award. The national honor is awarded to ten recipients only, and fosters applied research that addresses airport and related aviation system issues.
Isenberg in the News--August 18, 2014
August 18, 2014
Recent news about Isenberg in the print and electronic media
"Process-flow initiatives to improve productivity and reduce waste play a growing role in hospitals and other healthcare organizations," observes recent Isenberg MBA graduate Brady Fish '14. The former Isenberg student speaks from first-hand experience. During his MBA practicum last spring at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) in Boston, Fish deployed a variety of operations management tools to improve the flow of surgical instruments and the productivity among staff throughout MGH's 58 operating rooms.