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Kathleen Hagerty named interim dean

Kathleen Hagerty named interim dean

Senior associate dean to lead business school as search for permanent dean continues

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Students pose questions during the May 31 debate over whether social media will advance democracy in the Middle East

The Kellogg Debates

06/13/12 – Will social media build democracy in the Middle East? Faculty-student teams debate the question

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Leemore Dafny

Q&A: Associate Professor Leemore Dafny

06/12/12 – The 2012 Reiter Prize winner talks about her research on the spiraling costs of healthcare and her upcoming role at the Federal Trade Commission

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Promoting public relations

06/11/12 – Kellogg partners with the Public Relations Society of America to introduce a new MBA-level course on reputation management

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From left to right, Kellogg Leadership Award winners Collin West ’12, Saloni Doshi ’12, Shannon Holly ’12 and Ben Hernandez ’13

2012 Kellogg Leadership Awards

06/08/12 – Four students are honored for embodying Kellogg’s highest ideals

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Associate Professor of Management & Strategy Niko Matouschek is announced as the 2012 L.G. Lavengood Outstanding Professor  of the Year.

Associate Professor Niko Matouschek named Professor of the Year

06/06/12 – The professor credits Kellogg’s unique environment with encouraging excellence in both research and teaching

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Members of the Class of 2012 present the class gift of $128,559 to Dean of Students Betsy Ziegler (center) and Kellogg Dean Sally Blount (third from right).

Leaving a generous legacy

06/05/12 – The Class of 2012 presents the Kellogg School with an outright gift of nearly $130,000

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2012 Greater China Business Conference

2012 Greater China Business Conference

06/01/12 – From cookies to computers, companies make headway by focusing on the needs of key consumers

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“Your passion is a major source of others’ inspiration,” Professor Adam Galinsky told the students. “You cannot inspire others if you yourself are not inspired.”

The power of the pecking order

05/29/12 – Hierarchy within groups can lead to greater productivity and efficiency, Professor Adam Galinsky finds

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2012 Entrepreneur@NU Conference

2012 entrepreneur@nu Conference

05/25/12 – Groupon founder Andrew Mason’s fireside chat highlights event that promotes Northwestern’s entrepreneurial ecosystem

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Building Bridges

Building bridges

05/24/12 – Admiral James G. Stavridis reveals how “smart power” will build security in the 21st century

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Bharat Goenka, co-founder and managing director of Tally Solutions

‘Opportunities take flight’

05/23/12 – The 2012 Kellogg India Business Conference highlights the strategies Indian firms are using to promote innovation

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Esther Choy ’09

Start me up: Esther Choy ’09

05/21/12 – Through her firm Leadership Story Lab, Choy unlocks the power of storytelling to help clients forge a deep connection with their audiences

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Kellogg Innovation Network Prize

2012 Kellogg Innovation Network Prize

05/18/12 – Teams from across Northwestern University will compete for $100,000 at the upcoming KIN Global Summit

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Bush Brothers CEO James B. Ethier (right) accepts the Kellogg Family Enterprise Leadership Award from John L. Ward, director of the Center for Family Enterprises.

Kellogg Family Enterprise Leadership Award

05/17/12 – James B. Ethier, chairman and CEO of Bush Brothers & Co., is lauded for his ‘brave and unbelievably collaborative leadership’

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2012 Kellogg Turnaround Management Conference

2012 Kellogg Turnaround Management Conference

05/16/12 – A successful turnaround starts with a ‘healthy appreciation’ for a company’s struggles, says Antony Ressler, co-founder of Ares Management

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Business ideas that change lives

05/15/12 – The inaugural $80,000 Kellogg Social Entrepreneurship Award goes to Saloni Doshi `12 and Chelsea Katz `12 for their plan to bring healthy food to low-income communities

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Professor Kelly Goldsmith

Why visual cues in store environments matter

05/14/12 – Assistant Professor Kelly Goldsmith finds that cues within stores influence how consumers choose products

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“Your passion is a major source of others’ inspiration,” Professor Adam Galinsky told the students. “You cannot inspire others if you yourself are not inspired.”

Insights on living and achieving

05/11/12 – In a talk to graduating students, Professor Adam Galinsky explores the intertwined paths to leadership and happiness

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Bruce Mau, founder of Bruce Mau Design and a distinguished fellow at McCormick's Segal Design Institute, delivered the dinner's keynote address.

Two decades of visionary thinking

05/09/12 – The dual-degree MMM program marks its 20th anniversary with a celebration of innovation in the marketplace

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IMF chief economist Olivier Blanchard

Not out of the woods yet

05/08/12 – IMF chief economist Olivier Blanchard sees ‘dismal’ growth for advanced economies — but a few bright spots elsewhere

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