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Business Leader Ratan Tata Receives Honorary Degree at Schulich Convocation

Ratan N. Tata, Chairman Emeritus of one of India’s largest conglomerates and a global leader in corporate social responsibility, received an Honorary Doctor of Laws degree from York University during the Schulich's Spring Convocation ceremony.

Schulich’s Hult Prize finalists explain winning concept

In an article published in The Huffington Post, Hemanth Soni, Chief Technology Officer of the first Schulich team to win the right to compete in the Hult Prize global finals in New York in September, explains the team's winning idea for an inexpensive way to diagnose type-2 diabetes mellitus in urban slums. Read his article.

Schulich celebrates 45 years of Arts and Media Administration MBA Program

On Monday, May 5th, seventy-five ARTM alumni, graduating students, faculty, advisory board members and staff gathered to celebrate the 45th anniversary of Schulich’s MBA Program in Arts and Media Administration and to honour the program’s founders: Jim Gillies, Paul Schafer, Brian Dixon and Joe Green.

Schulich’s first entrepreneur-in-residence sits down with The Globe and Mail to discuss his success stories and screw-ups

Chris Carder, co-founder of design and technology lab Kinetic Café, was named Schulich's first entrepreneur-in-residence in January

MBA/JD’15 student recommends broadcast industry reforms to CRTC

17 September 2014

Zach Kornblum, MBA/JD’15, worries about the future of the Canadian broadcasting industry. As one of the few individuals invited to make an in-person submission before the CRTC’s Let’s Talk TV” hearings recently, Zach was able to publicly share his ideas for needed regulatory reforms. Zach, who has studied Broadcast Management within Schulich’s Arts and Media Administration Program and Communications Law at Osgoode, called for the CRTC to re-evaluate the New Media Exemption Order and regulate Over The Top services that are analogous to traditional broadcasting.

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Posted in News & Events, Schulich in the Media, Students, Uncategorized

Schulich Ranked One of World’s Top Schools for Investment Banking

10 September 2014

A new global survey by eFinancialCareers.com has ranked the MBA program at York University’s Schulich School of Business among the top 30 in the world for landing a career in investment banking. In the ranking of the world’s best business schools for “breaking into investment banking”, Schulich placed 30th overall.

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Delvinia founder pays it forward with Schulich scholarship for emerging entrepreneurs

08 August 2014

Delvinia founder-CEO and Schulich MBA’92 Adam Froman, has established the Delvinia Scholarship for Entrepreneurship and Digital Innovation at Schulich, to be awarded to a second-year MBA or IMBA student specializing in Strategic Management, Marketing or Entrepreneurial Studies. Recipients will be chosen based on academic excellence and a written submission about extracurricular, community and employment activities that demonstrates “their connection to an entrepreneurial story like Delvinia’s and their commitment to entrepreneurial spirit, digital innovation and drive.”

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Posted in Alumni, News & Events

Schulich launches MBA specialization in Global Retail Management

08 August 2014

Global retail presents tremendous career opportunities for managers, as growing markets in developing nations and the rise of technological innovations continually open up and develop potential new markets to savvy retailers. The Schulich School of Business is launching one of world’s first MBA specializations in Global Retail Management to prepare students for the unprecedented leadership opportunities that exist within this fast-changing sector.

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Posted in Faculty, Media Releases

Critical Perspectives on Accounting Conference draws experts from around the world

11 July 2014

The Critical Perspectives on Accounting (CPA) seminar was held on the Schulich School of Business Keele Street campus in early July. This was the first time that this conference – typically held in New York City– was held on Canadian soil.

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Schulich To Honour Business Leader Ratan Tata

03 July 2014

Ratan N. Tata, Chairman Emeritus of one of India’s largest conglomerates and a global leader in corporate social responsibility, received an Honorary Doctor of Laws degree from York University during the Spring Convocation ceremony for the Schulich School of Business.

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Posted in Media Releases

‘Regulatory creep’ may inject new risk into markets by creating uncertainty

20 June 2014

"Regulatory creep" may inject new risk into markets by creating uncertainty, says James Darroch, Director of Schulich's Financial Services Program, in an interview with Investment Executive.

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Posted in Faculty, News & Events, Schulich in the Media, Uncategorized

It’s a proud Schulich tradition. Join Class Gift 2014.

19 June 2014

As Convocation approaches, many Schulich students are preparing to begin their careers and move on to the next phase of their lives. But first, please think about the legacy you’d like to leave behind here at Schulich. Giving back is a proud Schulich tradition and past graduating classes have led successful campaigns in support of their School. Now it’s your turn to “pay it forward” as a new graduate.

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Posted in News & Events, Students

Does the Weather Influence Global Stock Returns?

16 June 2014

Schulich Associate Professor of Finance Ming Dong and PhD student Andreanne Tremblay used data from Thomson Reuters' global equity indices to examine the effect of local weather on the main market index in 49 countries from 1973 to 2012. Their findings are reported by The Economist in the article, "Jackpost frost: Cold weather and stock market returns go hand-in-hand".

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Posted in Faculty, News & Events, Research, Schulich in the Media, Students, Uncategorized

Alumni share insights at Women in Business 2014

13 June 2014

Judging by the record attendance at Schulich’s Women in Business 2014 event, co-sponsored by KPMG, there is a growing interest in learning more about the MBA and IMBA experience. In her opening remarks, Ozench Ibrahim, a partner with KPMG LLP and a member of York University’s Board of Governors, encouraged the 163 people attending the [...]

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Posted in Alumni, News & Events