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Jul 11, 2013, 07:00 ET
MBA@UNC provides the same rigor and quality of UNC Kenan-Flagler’s on-campus MBA programs using an innovative technology platform. UNC Kenan-Flagler professors teach the courses, which include live classes and self-paced content and are based on the rigorous curriculum of the residential MBA program. Courses are delivered using an advanced online learning platform that includes original broadcast-quality video, self-paced lectures, interactive case studies and collaborative activities that foster teamwork. UNC Kenan-Flagler collaborates with 2U Inc., which provides the technology platform, instructional design, marketing and infrastructure and technical student support to deliver the classes online.

UNC Kenan-Flagler Graduates First Class of Pioneering Online MBA Program

The University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School will graduate its first class of the innovative online MBA program, MBA@UNC, July...

Apr 22, 2013, 11:38 ET
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Private equity research consortium is formed

Scholars from a number of universities have created a consortium for research on private equity. The Private Equity Research Consortium (PERC)...

Apr 01, 2013, 10:05 ET
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UNC Kenan-Flagler redesigns EMBA programs to enhance convenience for working professionals

 A redesign of the evening and weekend Executive MBA (EMBA) programs at the University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School will...

Mar 28, 2013, 15:00 ET
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UNC Kenan-Flagler Earns Top 10 B-School Honors for Undergraduate Program

Bloomberg Businessweek ranked the Undergraduate Business Program at the University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School as No. 10 in...

Mar 28, 2013, 10:51 ET
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U.S. News ranks UNC's Executive MBA Program No. 9

U.S. News & World Report has ranked the Executive MBA Program at the University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School as No. 9 in...

Jan 15, 2013, 10:16 ET
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University of North Carolina offers dual-degree program with Tsinghua University

 The University of North Carolina and Tsinghua University have launched a dual-degree Executive MBA (EMBA) program in China that fuses the...

Jan 08, 2013, 09:16 ET
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UNC Kenan-Flagler offers summer business immersion for undergraduates

A summer immersion designed to develop the business leadership and entrepreneurial skills of undergraduate students from around the world will be...

Nov 12, 2012, 10:14 ET

McCrory taps Kenan Institute's Stith for transition team

N.C. Governor-Elect Pat McCrory has named Thomas A. Stith III as director of his transition team. Stith is program director for economic...

Oct 26, 2012, 14:00 ET
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AACSB and UNC Kenan-Flagler Partner to Design Leadership Simulation

 The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) and the University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School have...

Oct 03, 2012, 09:16 ET
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UNC Kenan-Flagler offers series to hone cross-cultural communication skills in business

 The University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School will offer "Essentials for Successful Cross-Cultural Business," a series of...

Oct 02, 2012, 09:16 ET

Global executive OneMBA® Program marks 10th anniversary of developing global leaders

A unique global executive MBA program – OneMBA® – offered by The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Kenan-Flagler...

Jul 16, 2012, 16:46 ET

Instituto Kenan nomeia Joseph DeSimone como novo diretor

A Universidade da Carolina do Norte no Frank Hawkins Kenan Institute of Private Enterprise de Chapel Hill nomeou Joseph M. DeSimone como seu novo...

Jul 16, 2012, 12:00 ET

Kenan Institute appoints Joseph DeSimone as new director

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill's Frank Hawkins Kenan Institute of Private Enterprise has appointed Joseph M. DeSimone as its new...

Jul 10, 2012, 12:00 ET

UNC Kenan-Flagler names new Chief Marketing Officer

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill's Kenan-Flagler Business School has appointed Michael Schinelli as its chief marketing officer...

Jun 25, 2012, 12:03 ET

UNC Kenan-Flagler announces expansion of consulting projects to India

 The University of North Carolina's Kenan-Flagler Business School announced today the successful completion of its inaugural global business...

Jun 11, 2012, 13:36 ET

Executives graduate from UNC's Global Executive OneMBA® Program

   The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill's Kenan-Flagler Business School graduated its ninth class of OneMBA®, the...

May 21, 2012, 09:00 ET

UNC Kenan-Flagler finds perception gaps regarding efforts to develop women leaders

Perceptions about organizational effectiveness regarding recruiting, developing and retaining women vary both by gender and by management level,...

Feb 23, 2012, 08:00 ET

UNC Kenan-Flagler Offers New "Summer Business Immersion" for Undergraduates

 A new summer program will immerse undergraduate college students from around the world in business studies at the University of North...

Feb 13, 2012, 10:00 ET

UNC's Kenan-Flagler Business School Receives Major Grant from Z Capital Partners for Private Equity Education

The University of North Carolina's Kenan-Flagler Business School today announced that it has received a $100,000 grant from Z Capital Partners,...