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Two Questrom Undergraduates Receive Robert L. Gould Scholastic Award

Congratulations to Boston University Questrom School of Business students, Dennis Karpovitch (BSBA’21) and Celina Saffioti (BSBA’21), for receiving a Robert L. Gould Scholastic Award in the 2021 competition. This contest was sponsored by the fintech firm, SS&C Technologies, Inc. to recognize outstanding university students who produce academic papers on topics related to investment strategies, theories […]

Questrom Partners with Waters Corporation for 2021 Part-Time MBA Case Competition

Team of Minishrang Borgoyary, Carolyn Heusser, Joon Jin and Youngbin Tak took home first place in the virtual competition. The case dealt with how the company might execute and achieve its Sustainability 2025 initiative. Questrom’s Professional Evening MBA Program (PEMBA) has held its own case competition—open to just Questrom PEMBA students—since 2013. This year, PEMBA […]

Celebrating 21 Years of the New Venture Competition

More than 700 teams have competed and over $171k has been awarded in cash prizes. March 2, 2021–This year, we celebrate the 21st Annual New Venture Competition at Boston University! Over the last 21 years, more than 700 teams of BU Terriers have put forth new and innovative ideas through the competition–these teams have represented […]

Unsung Heroes of the Pandemic

One year after COVID-19, BU students, faculty, and staff offer tributes to 44 who went above and beyond, including Questrom’s Dionne Lomax, markets, public policy, and law lecturer. Nominated by Starrchild Jackson (CAS’21) I have never had a professor like Dionne Lomax. When I first walked into LA 245 last spring, I could feel there […]

Dean Susan Fournier, Professor Daniella Kupor Receive Top Honors from Society of Consumer Psychology

Pictured (Left to Right): Susan Fournier, Daniella Kupor At its annual meeting held March 6, the Society of Consumer Psychology (SCP) announced the awardees of their top honors. Susan Fournier, Allen Questrom Professor & Dean, was the recipient of the 2021 Distinguished Scientific Contribution Award. Daniella Kupor, assistant professor of marketing, was one of two […]

Has 2020 Changed Workplace Culture for Good?

Questrom’s Greg Stoller reflects on his 2020 future-of-work predictions and forecasts what’s ahead for the workforce Disruption has always been a constant in the workplace—but the COVID-19 pandemic has brought on more change than anyone could have expected (or predicted). For example, before the pandemic only 17 percent of Americans were working remotely five-plus days […]