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Dec 22, 2014, 10:07 ET
Rutgers Business School supply chain students Alexandra Preziosi, Dwight Gonzales and Sheryll Moser, all undergraduates, were the top winners in the International Supply Management case competition.

Rutgers Business School students win big at Institute for Supply Management case competition

 A team of three Rutgers Business School students won the recent Institute for Supply Management's annual indirect procurement case competition...

Nov 24, 2014, 16:12 ET
Rutgers MBA students Paul Rosiak, Michael Kwatkoski, Sonal Patel, Mittal Shah and Kinushuk Saxena are joined by Sharon Lydon, executive director of the Rutgers MBA Program, (far left) and Michael Barnett, vice dean for academic programs (center). The students won first place in the annual Rutgers biopharmaceutical case competition.

Against tough competitors, Rutgers MBA students come out on top in annual biopharmaceutical case competition

 Rutgers MBA students Mittal Shah and Sonal Patel were sitting next to one another in Rutgers Business School's Bove Auditorium as the winners...

Nov 11, 2014, 11:07 ET
Rutgers appoints international scholar in supply chain management as new dean of Rutgers Business School. Professor Lei Lei's many contributions to Rutgers University include becoming the founding director of the Rutgers Center for Supply Chain Management in 2001 and establishing the Department of Supply Chain Management and Marketing Sciences in 2008 as founding chair. She has helped bring Rutgers Supply Chain Management academic programs to national and international prominence.

Professor Lei Lei appointed Dean of Rutgers Business School-Newark and New Brunswick

Rutgers University has announced the appointment of Dr. Lei Lei as dean of Rutgers Business School–Newark and New Brunswick (RBS) effective...

Nov 07, 2014, 09:42 ET
Real estate industry veterans Carl Goldberg and James Hanson will help to build Rutgers Business School's new Center for Real Estate Studies.

Rutgers Business School creates executive committee of elite industry leaders who will lend influence to new Center for Real Estate Studies

The Center for Real Estate Studies at Rutgers Business School has named James E. Hanson II and Carl J. Goldberg, two prominent industry executives,...

Nov 05, 2014, 13:07 ET

Rutgers Institute for Ethical Leadership will honor business and community leader

On Thursday, Dec. 11, 2014, Rutgers Institute for Ethical Leadership (IEL) will honor Michelle Y. Lee, regional banking executive, Eastern Region...

Nov 03, 2014, 09:08 ET

Rutgers Business School's Supply Chain Management Program creates a new scholarship opportunity for Rutgers-bound students.

 Rutgers Business School's Department of Supply Chain Management and Marketing Sciences (RBS-SCMMS) announces the establishment of the Newark...

Oct 24, 2014, 08:45 ET
The new class of students attending the Rutgers Full Time MBA Program is 51 percent women.

Lesson in gender parity: Women account for 51 percent of the new class of Rutgers Full-Time MBA students

Nicole Coates spent five years in the financial services industry, long enough to learn why it remains important for women to differentiate...

Oct 20, 2014, 16:10 ET

Rutgers Business School Offers Certificate Program in Executive Leadership

 In the wake of ever increasing lawsuits and stories in the media about corporate missteps, the Institute for Ethical Leadership (IEL), located...

Oct 06, 2014, 09:03 ET
Rutgers Business School Dean Glenn Shafer stands with Professor Morris Davis (center) and real estate investor Paul Profeta. Profeta's gift helped to fund an endowed faculty chair held by Davis. (PRNewsFoto/Rutgers Business School)

Professor's expertise provides strong foundation for real estate center at Rutgers Business School

 Morris A. Davis, the first professor to fill the Paul V. Profeta Chair at Rutgers Business School, plans to create a Center for Real Estate...

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...