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Schulich Announces 50th Anniversary Season Sponsors

TORONTO –Tuesday, October 27th, 2015 – 2015-2016 marks the 50th Anniversary of the Schulich School of Business. Celebrating a half-century of developing leaders, pioneering new knowledge and shaping global management education, the Anniversary celebration has adopted the tagline: Business Education Transformed. Today, the Schulich School of Business announces with gratitude its generous sponsors and patrons [...]

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An Appointment Announcement From Schulich Dean Dezsö J. Horváth

I am proud to announce that Dr. Viswanathan Raghunathan (Raghu) has been appointed as the Director of Schulich’s campus in Hyderabad, where the first year of the Schulich MBA in India program is offered.

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Forbes Ranks Schulich School of Business #1 in Canada and among the leading schools globally for MBA Return on Investment

Forbes magazine has ranked the Schulich School of Business at York University #1 in Canada in post-MBA Return on Investment among all 1-Year and 2-Year MBA Programs. In terms of 2-Year MBA Programs, Schulich was among the leading schools worldwide in the “5-Year MBA Gain” category, and in terms of the “Years To Payback” category – the length of time it takes a business school’s graduates to recoup their investment in an MBA degree – Schulich ranked #1 in the world.

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Schulich marketing professor Markus Giesler delivers TEDxYorkU presentation

Markus Giesler, Schulich Associate Professor of Marketing and Marketing PhD Program Co-ordinator, delivered one of the most widely viewed presentations at the recent TEDxYorkU conference built around the theme “Riccochet”. Giesler’s inspirational presentation titled “The Secret to Bird-Feeding – and Innovation Success” focused on a simple yet eye-opening bird-feeding experiment that sparked ten years of [...]

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Experience Schulich 2015 offers inside look at graduate business programs

Looking to make a switch into business? Considering a change in career? Wondering if you should pursue a master’s degree? On March 7, Schulich School of Business will host Experience Schulich, an annual Open House offering information about the programs and school culture for those considering doing a Master’s degree in Business Adminstration, International Business, Finance, Accounting, [...]

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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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