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Jul 22, 2014, 15:45 ET
Rutgers Business School names Wisconsin professor with expertise in housing macroeconomics to help build new Center for Real Estate Studies. (PRNewsFoto/RUTGERS BUSINESS SCHOOL)

Housing macroeconomics expert Morris Davis named to fill endowed chair at Rutgers Business School and help build the school's Center for Real Estate Studies

 Morris Davis, a real estate and urban land economics professor at Wisconsin Business School, has been appointed to the Paul V. Profeta...

May 15, 2014, 09:05 ET
Rutgers MBA students gain real-world context on pharmaceutical industry issues at annual healthcare symposium. (PRNewsFoto/Rutgers Business School)

Rutgers healthcare symposium adds practical perspective to MBA lessons about pharmaceutical business and Medicare reform

With his first year of graduate studies nearly behind him, Michael Kwatkoski has sat through hours of lessons on the pharmaceutical...

Apr 11, 2014, 09:07 ET
A team of Rutgers part-time MBA students with an idea for a stylish fitness device won third place in Rutgers Business School's 2014 business plan competition.  (PRNewsFoto/Rutgers Business School)

Rutgers business plan competition sees a return to more traditional ventures as a start-up interior landscaper takes top prize

There is surprisingly little technology displayed by the winners of Rutgers Business School's 2014 Business Plan Competition. Not one of the new...

Apr 08, 2014, 09:07 ET

Rutgers Institute for Ethical Leadership Hosts Ethics & Sustainability Conference Featuring Regional and National Business Leaders

The Rutgers Institute for Ethical Leadership (IEL) will bring together more than 200 business, academic and government leaders to discuss the need...

Mar 27, 2014, 09:15 ET
Rutgers MBA student Rema Bitar received full tuition as a Pharmaceutical Industry Scholar.  (PRNewsFoto/Rutgers Business School)

Rutgers Business School's Pharmaceutical Industry Scholarship offers eligible MBA students tuition as well as opportunities to land internships and jobs with some of the world's leading healthcare companies

MBA student Rema Bitar spent nearly five years working as a drug discovery scientist at Merck before she decided to enter the Pharmaceutical...

Mar 18, 2014, 09:47 ET
In 2013, Rutgers Business School opened a new building on the Livingston Campus, near New Brunswick.  (PRNewsFoto/Rutgers Business School)

U.S. News & World Report raises ranking of Rutgers Business School's part-time MBA Program and ranks job placement of full-time MBA graduates among Top 10 in the country

Rutgers Business School's Flex MBA ranked among the Top 50 part-time business master's programs in the country, according to...

Mar 10, 2014, 09:03 ET

Rutgers Institute for Ethical Leadership expands Customized Ethics Training to NJ Corporations

 The Rutgers Institute for Ethical Leadership (IEL), located at Rutgers Business School, is offering its Customized Ethical...

Feb 14, 2014, 13:47 ET
Feb 06, 2014, 14:15 ET
A team of MBA students in the Pharmaceutical Management Program at Rutgers Business School.-- from left: Denise Kubata, Sarah Kruse, Mitchell Ezra, Rema Bitar and Michelle Finn -- recently won third place in a national healthcare case competition.  (PRNewsFoto/Rutgers Business School)

Rutgers Business School MBA students among top winners in national healthcare case competition at Kellogg School of Management

Students from Rutgers Business School's MBA Pharmaceutical Management Program captured third place in the Kellogg School of Management's...

Jan 23, 2014, 08:07 ET
Professor George F. Farris and his wife Sukyin Agnes Farris. Professor Farris spent 31 years at Rutgers Business School.  (PRNewsFoto/Rutgers Business School)

Rutgers Business School strengthens its focus on entrepreneurs with the creation of $3 million George F. Farris Chair in Entrepreneurship

Rutgers Business School Dean Glenn Shafer announced the creation of the $3 million George F. Farris Chair in Entrepreneurship, an endowed faculty...

Jan 15, 2014, 13:46 ET
The Master of Quantitative Finance Program's annual summit is an example of how Rutgers Business School benefits from its strong connections to Wall Street.  (PRNewsFoto/Rutgers Business School)

Rutgers Business School's Master of Quantitative Finance Program presents a look at "The Sovereign Debt Crisis: Global Risk"

Leading experts in economics, finance and risk management will discuss the sovereign debt crisis and the Federal Reserve's approach to the...

Nov 11, 2013, 16:58 ET
Students from some of the nation's top schools will have a chance to test their knowledge of the pharmaceutical business in a Nov. 15 case competition at Rutgers Business School.  (PRNewsFoto/Rutgers Business School)

MBA students eye Rutgers Business School's biopharmaceutical case competition as a chance to demonstrate their knowledge of the pharmaceutical business and make valuable connections.

Pharmaceutical management students from some of the nation's top schools will compete in Rutgers Business School's second annual biopharmaceutical...

Oct 25, 2013, 13:32 ET
Rutgers Business School's CEO Lecture Series has featured a variety of leading executives, including Sheri McCoy, CEO of Avon, and Keith Banks, president of U.S. Trust, Bank of America Private Wealth Management. Both are graduates of the Rutgers MBA program.  (PRNewsFoto/Rutgers Business School)

Deloitte & Touche Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Gregory Weaver will be featured speaker in the next installment of Rutgers Business School's distinguished CEO Lecture Series on Tuesday, Oct. 29.

Weaver, a Rutgers MBA alumnus, will offer his perspective on professional excellence and share insights gained during a nearly four-decade-long...

Oct 16, 2013, 16:05 ET
The new Rutgers Business School building provides students with an impressive corporate-like setting.  (PRNewsFoto/Rutgers Business School)

Landmark Rutgers building offers impressive technology, corporate setting to business school students and faculty

Rutgers Business School will hold consecutive ceremonies next week to dedicate new building and install first professor as Albert R. Gamper Jr....

Oct 01, 2013, 09:07 ET

Victoria Foundation and Rutgers Institute for Ethical Leadership Partner to Strengthen Next Generation of Greater Newark Nonprofit Leaders

After a competitive application process, a group of emerging leaders from 15 Greater Newark nonprofit organizations have been selected to...

Sep 24, 2013, 14:00 ET

New Jersey Nonprofit Executives Participate in Long-Term Leadership Program Sponsored by The Prudential Foundation at Rutgers Institute for Ethical Leadership

 Senior executives from 14 New Jersey nonprofit organizations have been selected to participate in the second cohort of The Prudential...

Sep 19, 2013, 08:02 ET

How Rutgers Business School students are helping New Jersey companies

Kevin Chan was hoping to find a class at Rutgers Business School that would allow him to tap into his burgeoning entrepreneurial spirit...

Sep 09, 2013, 09:33 ET
Rutgers Business School students are learning first-hand about the process of raising capital for a start-up business through two ambitious crowd funding campaigns.  (PRNewsFoto/Rutgers Business School)

Two groups of student entrepreneurs from Rutgers Business School are raising money from the public in an effort to develop a pair of promising innovations into prospective businesses

Through crowdfunding campaigns, the students can go beyond family and friends to attract contributions from classmates, professors, alumni and...

Sep 05, 2013, 16:15 ET
Rutgers Business School expands with a new $85 million building that is designed to accommodate growing undergraduate enrollment.  (PRNewsFoto/Rutgers Business School)

Rutgers Business School embraces growing undergraduate enrollment and moves closer to the heart of Rutgers University with impressive new building

Rutgers Business School opened a new six-story building on the Livingston Campus in time for the start of classes on Sept. 3. The $85 million...

Aug 28, 2013, 14:48 ET
Rutgers Business School will open its new building in time for the start of classes on Sept. 3.  (PRNewsFoto/Rutgers Business School)

Rutgers Business School embraces growing undergraduate enrollment and moves closer to the heart of Rutgers University with impressive new building

 Rutgers Business School will begin holding classes in its new six-story building on the Livingston Campus when the fall semester gets...