Students

A Date with Data

A group of MBA students visit the IBM Thomas J. Watson Research Center to meet Watson, the Jeopardy!-winning supercomputer, and present their big ideas to IBM executives. More

Top SMG Core Teams Present New Product Plans

Members of team Lock-A-Bowls were crowned champions at the 16th Core New Product Challenge, the culmination of SM323 (known as "The Core"), for their presentation of a new dog-feeding accessory. More

MBA Team Heads to Final Round of Aspen Institute Case Competition

One of only five finalist teams to advance, Ji Chong (MBA’14), David Cushman (MBA’14), Chris Kluesener (MBA’14), and Jonathan Sobin (MBA’14) head to New York to present their ideas to a panel of esteemed judges, including senior corporate executives, in the fifth annual global competition. More

Ideas on big data and bridging gaps in care take top spots in 2014 BU Grand Business Challenge in Digital Health

Asking the big questions is only the start. Joining forces with lead sponsor Merck, Boston University School of Management hosted the second annual Boston University Grand Business Challenge in Digital Health, where teams of MBA students from outstanding business schools... More

SMG Team Places 1st in US, 2nd in World in CME Group Trading Challenge

It started in a McDonald’s. After registering for the annual CME Group Trading Challenge, a team of four students in the Mathematical Finance program—a team that would ultimately place first nationally and second globally in the challenge—sat down to lunch... More