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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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What do New Year’s resolutions say about Americans’ concerns and values? Associate Professor Alexander Chernev investigates

A new year, a new you

12/20/11 – What do New Year's resolutions say about Americans' concerns and values? Associate Professor Alexander Chernev investigates

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 Mort Kamien

In memoriam: Professor Emeritus Morton I. Kamien, 1938-2011

12/19/11 – A shaper of Kellogg’s influential MEDS Department, Kamien is recalled as ‘a great researcher, a great critic and a great teacher’

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Leadership lessons from the military

12/16/11 – Former U.S. Army Chief of Staff General Peter Schoomaker shares the importance of ‘dropping ego, committing to others and busting through problems’

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The Kellogg Debates

12/14/11 – Students and faculty consider the question: ‘Did Wall Street’s boom cause Main Street’s stagnation?’

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Cindy Chiang and Ernie Halvorsen

Kellogg grad wins ‘The Amazing Race’

12/12/11 – Collaborative skills gave Cindy Chiang ’10 and fiancé Ernie Halvorsen the edge in the globe-trotting marathon

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Kellogg Associate Professor of Finance Joshua Rauh was named to the Crain's Chicago Business '40 Under 40' list.

'Forward thinkers and straight talkers'

12/07/11 – Crain's Chicago Business includes Associate Professor Joshua Rauh and entrepreneur Jessica Kim '05 on this year’s list of '40 Under 40'

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Research co-authored by Assistant Professor Adam Waytz suggests that those who feel strongly connected to a group may find it easier to see — and treat — others as subhuman.

Can groups have a ‘mind?’

12/05/11 – Assistant Professor Adam Waytz finds that members of a group are judged to have less responsibility for their individual actions

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John Wood ’89

Two alumni in the ‘Impact 30’

12/02/11 – Forbes magazine lists Room to Read founder John Wood ’89 and One Acre Fund founder Andrew Youn ’06 among the world’s leading social entrepreneurs

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Trading to win

Trading to win

12/02/11 – Putting classroom lessons to work, students in Kellogg’s Certificate Program for Undergraduates earn one million (simulated) dollars

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Joe Saddi

The changing Middle East

11/29/11 – ‘Turbulent times’ may spur region to achieve sustainable growth, Booz & Company global chairman Joe Saddi tells Kellogg students

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Warren Buffett, Kellogg students toured a Berkshire Hathaway subsidiary

Learning from the legend

11/23/11 – Students in Kellogg’s Asset Management Practicum spend a day in Omaha with billionaire investor Warren Buffett

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Kellogg Cares is organized by Kellogg Volunteers, a student group that promotes volunteerism and community involvement.

Slideshow: Kellogg Cares

11/21/11 – Students, faculty and staff give back to the community on Kellogg’s annual service day

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Business of Healthcare Conference

2011 Business of Healthcare Conference

11/17/11 – As healthcare costs continue to rise, Kellogg students and industry experts shift the focus to creating value

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Brayden King

Boycotts and the bottom line

11/16/11 – The longer the media covers a boycott, the greater the impact on a company’s stock price, Assistant Professor Brayden King finds

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Shopper Index

Going mobile on ‘Cyber Friday’

11/16/11 – In-store mobile shoppers are likely to be the biggest spenders this holiday season, Kellogg researchers find

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“This is still an industry that demands common sense and enough guts to pull the trigger at the right time.” — Keynote speaker Neil Bluhm, managing partner at Walton Street Capital

2011 Kellogg Real Estate Conference

11/14/11 – Students and real estate experts look to identify the next big opportunities in the recession-battered industry

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Dean Sally Blount

Dean Sally Blount on leadership

11/11/11 – ‘Do work out of passion, love and belief,’ Blount tells students

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Leaders on and off the battlefield

11/11/11 – U.S. Military veterans find ample support at the Kellogg School

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Associate Professor Ben Jones

Scientific productivity increases with age

11/10/11 – New research co-authored by Associate Professor Benjamin Jones reveals that breakthrough discoveries are no longer dominated by the very young

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Net Impact Community

Kellogg wins 2011 Net Impact Chapter of the Year Award

11/09/11 – The school’s Net Impact Community is again honored for driving transformational change in the workplace and the world

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