Category: Business

WBUR’s "Boston at the Crossroads" Examines Forces Shaping City’s Future

Contact: Colin Riley, 617-353-2240 | criley@bu.edu (Boston) — WBUR takes a critical look at the city’s economic roots, the significant changes that have shaped our city, and the challenges and opportunities facing Greater Boston at a time of transition in a five-part series kicking-off on Monday, May 22, announced Paul La Camera, general manager of […]

Executive Education Program at Boston University School of Management Ranked 27th Internationally by The Financial Times

Contact: Richard Taffe, 617-353-4626 | rtaffe@bu.eduContact: Laure Kesner, 781-239-1030 | lkesner@parnold.com (Boston) – The Executive Education program at Boston University School of Management has just been ranked 27th in the world by The Financial Times. This top-30 ranking by The Financial Times shows greatly increased recognition of the program’s high quality, which was ranked 49th […]

Boston University School of Management Ranked 30th Overall, 15th in Academic Quality by BusinessWeek

Contact: Richard Taffe, 617-353-4626 | rtaffe@bu.eduContact: Laure Kesner, 781-239-1030 | lkesner@parnold.com (Boston) – In the first undergraduate ranking by BusinessWeek, Boston University School of Management placed 15th among U.S. business schools in Academic Quality and 30th overall. “This new recognition by BusinessWeek is a fine tribute to our undergraduates and their professors,” said Louis E. […]

Boston University School of Management Recognized as CFA Program Partner Institution

Contact: Richard Taffe, 617-353-4626 | rtaffe@bu.eduContact: Laure Kesner, 781-239-1030 | lkesner@parnold.com (Read more about the CFA Program Partner Initiative at http://www.cfainstitute.org/partners/university/Pages/index.aspx) (Charlottesville, Va.) — CFA Institute today announced that the Master of Science in Investment Management (MSIM) program at Boston University School of Management is a CFA Program Partner and will offer a degree program […]

Winners of $45,000 Global Tech Case Competition Announced

Contact: Richard Taffe, 617-353-4626 | rtaffe@bu.eduContact: Laure Kesner, 781-239-1030 | lkesner@parnold.com (Boston) – The first International Tech Strategy Business Case Competition, hosted by Boston University School of Management, announced the competition winners. Many of the twelve business schools from around the world held campus-wide competitions to determine the four-person team that would be sent to […]

Boston University School of Management Reports Applications and Quality of Candidates Continue to Rise

Contact: Richard Taffe, 617-353-4626 | rtaffe@bu.eduContact: Laure Kesner, 781-239-1030 | lkesner@parnold.com (Boston) – Boston University School of Management announced that it received a 45% increase in MBA applications this year. Over the past two years, applications will have increased more than 85%. “Most importantly, the quality of the incoming class, across a number of important […]

Twelve of the World’s Top Business Schools Will Compete at Boston University

Contact: Richard Taffe, 617-353-4626 | rtaffe@bu.eduContact: Laure Kesner, 781-239-1030 | lkesner@parnold.com (Boston) – Twelve of the leading business schools from around the world will come to Boston for the First Annual International Tech Strategy Business Case Competition, March 30 to April 1, 2006. Hosted by Boston University School of Management, The Motorola Foundation and Novell […]

Boston University School of Management Ranked Number One U.S. School for Career Progress by The Financial Times

Contact: Richard Taffe, 617-353-4626 | rtaffe@bu.eduContact: Laure Kesner, 781-239-1030 | lkesner@parnold.com (Boston) – The Financial Times’ 2006 annual ranking of business schools has rated Boston University School of Management first in the United States for Alumni Career Progress. “The number one reason people cite for pursuing an MBA degree is career advancement, and recruiters tell […]

Boston University School of Management Reports a 120% Increase in MBA Applications

Contact: Richard Taffe, 617-353-4626 | rtaffe@bu.eduContact: Laure Kesner, 781-239-1030 | lkesner@parnold.com (Boston) – Boston University School of Management (SMG) has experienced a 120% increase in the number of first round MBA applications this year over the same admissions period last year. Although the national trend indicates an increase in applications at many top U.S. business […]

Retired CNN President to Discuss His Years at CNN with Ted Turner

Contact: Ann Deveney, 617/353-2240 | devenea@bu.edu (Boston) — Sidney Pike, retired president of CNN International Special Projects, looks back at 22 years at CNN at a BU College of Communication’s event on October 20. Pike’s new book, “We Changed the World: Memoirs of a CNN Satellite Pioneer” is an insider’s view of the rise and […]