Celebrating 21 Years of the New Venture Competition

March 22nd, 2021in Entrepreneurship, News

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... More

Unsung Heroes of the Pandemic

March 16th, 2021in News

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... More

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, More

Has 2020 Changed Workplace Culture for Good?

March 4th, 2021in News

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... More

When Competitors Collaborate, Who Wins? We All Do

March 4th, 2021in Faculty & Research, News

Questrom’s Rena Conti on the historic COVID-19 vaccine deal between Merck and Johnson & Johnson President Joe Biden on Tuesday announced a rare and historic collaboration between two Big Pharma behemoths and rivals, Merck and Johnson & Johnson, in which the former will help manufacture the latter’s recently approved single-shot COVID-19... More

Questrom Alum Now Heads the BU Young Alumni Council

February 24th, 2021in Alumni, News

As a BU undergraduate, Alexis Redman was a student leader—a resident assistant, a Howard Thurman Center for Common Ground student ambassador, a founding E-board member of the Black Business Student Association, and a leader within Umoja, BU’s Black student union. She had a dual concentration in organizational behavior and operations... More

Questrom MBA Team Finishes in the Final 12 at the First-Ever John Lewis Racial Justice Case Competition

February 24th, 2021in News, Student Activities

  Highlights the growing success of students in diversity, equity, and inclusion competitions Kudos to the MBA student team of Faetitia Desamours, Misty Farrell, Jamal Love, Ajay Raghavan, Teilachanell Angel, and Cecilia Yudin, for their success in the inaugural John Lewis Racial Justice Case Competition sponsored by Emory University’s Goizueta Business School... More