School News

IE@Columbia Startup Wins Public-Policy Competition

School News | March 13, 2017

I-Care, which uses technology and medical data to match disabled senior citizens with local professional caregivers, was recognized by the Global Public Policy Network at its conference last month.

Topics: Entrepreneurship, Healthcare, Media and Technology, World Business | Read Article

As a Family Business, How Do You Grow?

School News | March 09, 2017

The Fourth Annual Family Business Conference brought together family business leaders, consultants, and research experts to talk about paths to expansion.

Topics: Capital Markets and Investments, Corporate Finance, Leadership, Media and Technology, Operations, Organizations, Strategy, World Business | Read Article

Response to Executive Order on Refugee and Immigration Policy

School News | January 30, 2017

Dean Glenn Hubbard responds to President Trump’s Executive Order on Immigration.

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School Launches New Master’s Degree Program in Accounting and Fundamental Analysis

School News | December 14, 2016

The innovative program focuses on teaching fundamental analysis to provide students with practical tools for fundamental investing.

Topics: Corporate Finance | Read Article

Margaret M. Cannella ’76, Dedicated Alumna and Adjunct Faculty Member, Passes Away

School News | November 28, 2016

The Columbia Business School community has lost an extraordinary colleague and friend in Margaret M. Cannella ’76, who passed away peacefully over the Thanksgiving weekend.

Topics: Corporate Finance, Leadership | Read Article

How Do We Restore Trust in Leadership?

Ethics and Leadership News | November 22, 2016

The Bernstein Center brought together titans of industry, sports, and entrepreneurship to discuss the role of leadership in promoting an ethical culture — in both the workplace and society at large.

Topics: Business Economics and Public Policy, Leadership | Read Article

New Lerner Value Adjuncts Fund Will Support Program of Real-World Practitioners Teaching Applied Value Investing Course

School News | October 28, 2016

Sidney and Helaine Lerner have generously endowed the new Lerner Value Adjuncts Fund, which will support the program of adjunct professors who teach Applied Value Investing at the School.

Topics: Capital Markets and Investments, Corporate Finance | Read Article

First-Ever Re-Orientation Event Brings Second-Years Together to Teach Leadership, Relationship Building

School News | September 30, 2016

The event featured experiential games, talks from successful alumni, and awards.

Topics: Leadership | Read Article

Family Business Program Partners with Brown Brothers Harriman

Family Business News | September 27, 2016

The Family Business Program at Columbia Business School and Brown Brothers Harriman (BBH), which operates the oldest and largest privately held bank in the United States, have announced a new partnership for the 2016–17 academic year. The partnership includes a gift from BBH that will provide crucial seed money to develop and scale the Family Business Program. The funds will enable the program to move forward with immediate plans for curricular development, research, and new student and alumni programming. BBH is the Family Business Program’s founding corporate sponsor.

Topics: Leadership, Organizations | Read Article

2016 Deming Cup to Be Awarded to David Cote and Indra Nooyi

School News | August 12, 2016

The W. Edwards Deming Center at Columbia Business School announced that the 2016 Deming Cup for Operational Excellence will be awarded to David M. Cote, chairman and CEO of Honeywell, and Indra K. Nooyi, chairman and CEO of PepsiCo.

Topics: Operations | Read Article