HIV Test, Clean Energy and Surgical Safety Tool Recognized – 10/26/12
The article notes “Up-and-Comer” winners at the 2012 Chicago Innovation Awards: the Northwestern Global Health Initiative, a team including Kara Palamountain `04, executive director of the Global Health Initiative at Kellogg and IBM Professor of Regulation and Competitive Practice of Managerial Economics and Decision Sciences Daniel Diermeier, that developed an HIV test for infants in developing countries; NuMat Technologies, a startup company led by Kellogg JD-MBA students Ben Hernandez ’13 and Tabrez Ebrahim ’13; and BriteSeed, a medical technology startup led by a Northwestern team that includes Kellogg students.
Rewards programs: When do consumers compare experience over value? – 10/22/12
The article highlights research showing that consumers have less satisfaction when they buy or receive products that are easily counted, because their focus is on how much of the item they have rather than their experience with it. The study is co-authored by Professor of Marketing Neal Roese and PhD student Jingjing Ma.
Chicago Bears’ Pink Campaign Aims to Fire Up Female Fans – 10/16/12
Nicky Schmidt '13 shares insights from Kellogg School research into effectiveness of NFL marketing efforts targeting female fans, and comments on impact of the league’s breast cancer awareness campaign.
Crain’s Chicago Business
Why MBA programs are moving to a one-year timeframe – 10/08/12
Markus Scott '13 discusses his decision to enroll in the Kellogg School’s one-year MBA program. Associate Dean of MBA Programs and Dean of Students Betsy Ziegler also notes the growth of the school’s one-year program in relation to its two-year program.
Education Post (China)
Startupkick start, the alumni effect – 09/03/12
Executive MBA student David Beatty highlights his experience in the Kellogg-HKUST EMBA program and notes the value of the program’s alumni network.
Adrienne Nolan ’13 is pictured at an event hosted by CommonBond, a startup offering a crowd-funding model for MBA student loans.
Educating India – 08/07/12
Rakesh Mani ’13 writes about India’s education system.
Bloomberg Businessweek (Getting In blog)
B-School Twitter Roundup – 07/31/12
The article notes that Tabrez Ebrahim ’13, who founded startup company NuMat Technologies with fellow Kellogg JD-MBA student Ben Hernandez ’13, rang the NASDAQ closing bell July 26. The article also notes that the web site OnlineMBA included several blog written by Kellogg faculty in a list of the 50 best blogs by business school professors.
CCTV America (Biz Asia America)
Graduates Thrive Despite Economy – 07/27/12
Career Management Center Managing Director Michael Malone and Matthew Farver ’12 discuss how the Kellogg School prepares students for their job search.
Vai’s View: A hard-working young man with a great opportunity – 07/20/12
A close relative of David Tafuna ’14 writes about the student’s path to Kellogg. The article also highlights the process in which incoming Kellogg students ask personal contacts to fill out a survey evaluating their leadership strengths and development needs
Finding cricket's greatest captain – 07/16/12
The article highlights a study by postdoctoral fellow Satyam Mukherjee that uses a “complex network approach” to identify the most successful cricket captain in the sport.