Isenberg's Full-time MBA Ranks 10th in Best Classroom Experience
October 9, 2013
Isenberg's Full-time MBA program has received the ranking of 10th in the nation in the category Best Classroom Experience in Princeton Review's just-published 2014 edition of The Best 295 Business Schools.
Isenberg Career Day on Thursday, October 3 will welcome 1,200 students and 80 companies, including Vistaprint, an e-commerce marketing-solutions firm which designs and produces customized business cards, brochures, signage, web sites, and other products. Career Day will take place from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at UMass Amherst's Campus Center Auditorium.
Professor Nagurney Honored as INFORMS Fellow
October 1, 2013
Anna Nagurney, John F. Smith Memorial Professor of Operations Management at Isenberg, has been named an INFORMS Fellow by the Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS), the leading professional association for advanced analytics professionals. The prestigious award recognizes outstanding lifetime achievement in operations research and the management sciences.
Isenberg in the News-September 16-27
September 30, 2013
Recent news about Isenberg that has appeared in the print and electronic media
Macy's Among 80 Companies Attending Oct. 3 Isenberg Career Day
September 26, 2013
With Isenberg's annual Career Day on the horizon, Danica Porter of Macy's, one of 80 companies that will attend, explains why Isenberg students and Macy's are such a good fit.
By the end of 2012--in just three years--the European Union's periphery nations--Cyprus, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Portugal, and Spain--as an aggregate had restored their current account balances to mid-1990 levels (on average -1%), observed Lucio Vinhas de Souza, Sovereign Chief Economist of Moody's Investor Services. Dr. Vinhas de Souza spoke at Isenberg on September 20 in Moody's Finance Research Seminar series, sponsored by Moody's Corporation.
Senior Alumni Share Professional Insights with Isenberg Freshmen
September 25, 2013
Two Isenberg alumni with extensive senior executive experience captivated hundreds of students with career and business insights in the Dean's professional development seminar for first-year Isenberg students. David Fubini '76 (Marketing), Director with McKinsey & Company, and David O'Leary '81 MBA, former Executive Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer with State Street Corporation, gave students their take on networking, interviewing, teamwork, mentorships, and "hard" versus "soft" business skills.
Eighty Recruiting Companies to Attend Isenberg Career Day on October 3
September 19, 2013
Isenberg Career Day on October 3rd (11 a.m. to 4 p.m.) will attract 1,200 students and 80 employers to the Campus Center Auditorium. "The diverse scope of recruiting companies will ensure opportunities for students in all of our seven majors," notes Melissa Salva, Director of Recruiting Operations at Isenberg's Chase Career Center.
Student Managed Equity Fund at Isenberg Tops the Competition
September 18, 2013
The Minutemen Equity Fund (MEF), a portfolio managed principally by Isenberg students, has outperformed rival student-managed funds on the UMass Boston, Dartmouth, and Lowell campuses. During the fiscal year spanning June 2012-May 2013, the MEF returned 15.62% on its portfolio, narrowly topping its closest rival, UMass Lowell.
Isenberg in the News--September 3-13, 2013
September 16, 2013
A compilation of recent news about Isenberg that has appeared in the print and electronic media.