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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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Miami campus continues to expand

Kellogg's Miami campus continues to expand

09/07/11 – Surging interest in the school’s Executive MBA Program leads Kellogg to make room for new students

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EMBA Global Elective Week

Global Electives Week

09/06/11 – Kellogg students and alumni from around the world network and learn at the school’s campus in Miami

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Kellogg chose you because you are a leader, Kayak CMO Robert Birge 99 tells the incoming Class of 2013. Leave a mark.

Ready, set, go

09/01/11 – 'Kellogg chose you because you are a leader,' Kayak CMO Robert Birge '99 tells the incoming Class of 2013. 'Leave a mark.'

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Losing weight is not just about what diet we choose but about how our minds work,” said Alexander Chernev, Associate Professor of Marketing and author of The Dieter’s Paradox.

Why dieting makes us fat

08/25/11 – In his new book, Associate Professor Alexander Chernev explains why dieters often undermine their own efforts to lose weight

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BabbaCo founder Jessica Kim ’05 won first prize in the COMPETE Contest at Chicago’s TechWeek Conference.

Kellogg graduate takes baby startup to new heights

08/22/11 – Fueled by a passion for serving parents and with Kellogg support, Jessica Kim ’05 wins first prize at TechWeek Conference

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Using their business expertise, Kellogg students partner with the greater Northwestern community through the INVO program to help university-bred innovations move into the world.

The innovation matchmaker

08/19/11 – Northwestern offers crucial support to Kellogg entrepreneurs seeking to commercialize products

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Bridging the communication gap

08/15/11 – Abbott gives $750,000 to establish the Risk Research & Strategic Action Network

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The National Institute for Public Finance, co-hosted by the Kellogg School, offers officials the premier educational program on public financial management.

The ‘new normal’ of public finance

08/12/11 – In an era of heightened scrutiny, state treasurers head to Kellogg to brush up on budget issues

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Big 10

2011 Big Ten MBA Case Competition

08/10/11 – Exceptional group dynamics allowed Team Kellogg to win the top prize over 11 other teams

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Six second-year Kellogg MBA fellows are spending 10 weeks this summer in India. The fellowships include both academic and experiential components: seminars with technology and development leaders, and internships at NGOs and social enterprises that apply technology to improve lives in India.

Gaining global experience

08/05/11 – Through a unique summer fellowship opportunity, Kellogg students help to advance technology and innovation in India

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“At the end of the day, schools are ecosystems, and the leader — the principal — is the core of that ecosystem,” says Patrick G. Ryan ’97. “The leader is either the catalyst or the limiting factor in how successful a school can be.”

Developing the charter-school leaders of tomorrow

08/02/11 – Patrick G. Ryan Jr. ’97 spearheads the Accelerate Institute, a joint venture between the Alain Locke Initiative and Kellogg’s Levy Institute for Entrepreneurial Practice

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Derek Rucker

The corporate game of ‘telephone’

08/01/11 – A new Kellogg School study reveals how rumors turn into facts over time

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Nicole Stephens

Opting out, or overlooking discrimination?

07/27/11 – How the framework of 'free choice' can obscure the reality of gender inequality

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Learning from the best

Learning from the best

07/22/11 – Kellogg students get firsthand lessons from visionary business leaders

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Chuck Templeton

2011 Kellogg Alumni Entrepreneur Conference

07/21/11 – The event showcased strategies to build innovative businesses, quickly and cost-effectively

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Professor Paola Sapienza

Financial Trust Index

07/20/11 – The latest findings of the quarterly index show that a majority of Americans oppose raising the debt ceiling

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From the classroom to the C-suite

07/12/11 – Kellogg goes beyond the curriculum to develop leaders who inspire and transform

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Blake McShane

Hot or cold?

07/11/11 – A new study finds that natural phenomena, such as tree rings or ice sheets, are weak predictors of annual global temperatures

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Professor Adam Galinsky

Email, video or face-to-face?

07/07/11 – Kellogg researchers explore how communication channels affect negotiation outcomes

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Nota Bene

Needed: Entrepreneurs

07/06/11 – Clinical Professor Steven Rogers encourages graduates to create new businesses and economic opportunities

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