Secretary of the Kansas Department of Commerce David Toland had just finished delivering the 2019 KU School of Business Chandler Lecture at Capitol Federal Hall when Katie Brown went up to introduce herself — and mentioned she would love to intern for him.
All eyes are on the global supply chain as the United States prepares for the upcoming holiday shopping season. The pandemic and resulting inefficiencies have significantly disrupted shipping and manufacturing production, and after a year of shortages and bottlenecks, it’s still unclear when operations will return to normal and consumers…
The KU School of Business celebrated the promotions of Niki den Nieuwenboer to associate professor and Gjergji Cici to professor for the fall 2020 semester, and Wei Chen to associate professor with tenure for the fall 2021 semester.
Niki den Nieuwenboer is a faculty member in the school’s Management and…
The School of Business enrolled a record number of 668 first-time freshmen for fall 2021, propelling the school’s overall enrollment to 3,464 students.
The fall 2021 enrollment is an all-time high for the School of Business. It comprises 2,796 undergraduate students and 668 graduate students.
The school’s overall enrollment grew by about 15%, an increase of 464 students, from fall 2020.
Undergraduate enrollment grew by about 19%, an increase of 450 students, from last year.
The enrollment growth follows revisions made to admissions policies as part of the school’s strategic plan. Beginning with fall 2020 freshmen, direct admission now depends on an index score that combines high school GPA and ACT composite or SAT equivalent. An updated, accelerated competitive admissions policy also was implemented
Alumnus provides access to Gallup CliftonStrengths assessment
KU School of Business students soon will discover how to play to their strengths thanks to a gift from CrossFirst Bank.
CrossFirst Bank, along with President and CEO Mike Maddox, provided funding for students in the Professionalism Program to gain access to CliftonStrengths, an online assessment developed by Gallup scientists…