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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.

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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.

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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.

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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

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Schulich team advances to the Hult Prize global finals

Schulich BBA and iBBA students Luca DeBlasis, Danica Stanojevic, Dhaman Rakhra, Hemanth Soni and Abbas Khambati won the Hult Prize regional finals in Shanghai, China and will compete against five teams for the grand prize of $1 million in start-up funding at the finals in New York City this September.

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Schulich graduate and TD Bank CFO Colleen Johnston discusses women in leadership at TEDxYorkU conference

“There’s never been a greater time to be a woman – we are leaders in business, we are leaders in the community, we are leaders in society,” said Johnston

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Schulich Dean included among Toronto Star’s list of the top leaders to shape Toronto over the past 180 years

To celebrate Toronto’s 180th birthday, the Toronto Star featured a list of the top leaders who have shaped the city from March 6, 1834 to the present

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Nestlé Chairman to deliver keynote remarks at annual Bata Lecture Series on Responsible Capitalism

Peter Brabeck-Letmathe will deliver the keynote remarks at the fourth annual Bata Lecture which will take place this year in Prague

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Marketing professor Markus Giesler named one of the ‘40 Most Outstanding B-School Profs Under 40 In The World’

The marketing professor is “one of the best recognized experts studying high-technology consumer behavior”

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Schulich appoints four leading executive coaches to mentor graduate students

The executive coaches will offer high-end career and leadership development advice to graduate students

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