Business Education

New framework shows how young students learn 21st century skills

Dive Brief: The Partnership for 21st Century Learning, a coalition of business, education and government leaders, today released a framework for how educators and other community organizations can encourage 21st century skills in young students. The existing framework is broken down into learning and innovation skills; life and career skills; and information, media and technology skills. Those components are meant ...

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Stephen M. Ross donates another $50 million to University of…

ANN ARBOR, Mich. – Real estate developer and alumnus Stephen M. Ross today donated an additional $50 million to the University of Michigan, bringing his total lifetime giving to $378 million.  The majority of the new gift will support career development programs for students, innovative action-based learning experiences such as student-run investment funds and new business ventures, and resources for ...

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Bridgepoint Education, Inc. (BPI) Lifted to “Hold” at Zacks Investment Research

Bridgepoint Education, Inc. (NYSE:BPI) was upgraded by Zacks Investment Research from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a note issued to investors on Tuesday, September 5th. According to Zacks, “Bridgepoint Education, Inc. provides postsecondary education services. It offers associate’s, bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral programs in the disciplines of business, education, psychology, social sciences, and health sciences. The Company ...

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Stephen Ross Becomes University Of Michigan’s Single Largest Donor « CBS Detroit

ANN ARBOR (WWJ) – Detroit native and Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross has made a $50 million donation to the University of Michigan to support career development programs for students, new business ventures and student-run investment funds. This, on top of $328 million in previous donations, makes Ross the single largest donor to the university — ever. “It gives me ...

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Amity University Online and Devyani International Ltd signs MOU to deliver business management degrees

Chennai: Amity University Online (AUO), India’s most reputed online globaleducation platformand Devyani International Ltd (DIL), an associate company of RJ Corp and one of the fastest growing profitable players in the Indian retail food and beverage sector have signed a MOU today for offering digitally enabled business management degrees to their employees across India. The MOU signing ceremony took place ...

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Teacher adds ‘Dress for Success’ to curr

Walk the halls of most middle schools, and if boys are wearing ties, and girls are decked out in dresses, that usually means it’s picture day – unless you drop by Flat Rock Middle in Tyrone. Every Wednesday, the sixth, seventh and eighth graders in the school’s business education computer science classes practice what employers call a “soft skill:” dressing ...

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Goldman Sachs 10,000 Women: A Public-Private Partnership

By Mary Margaret Frank and Maggie Morse Public-Private Partnerships That Are Changing the World Newswise — The Darden School of Business’ Institute for Business in Society partners with Concordia and the U.S. Department of State Secretary’s Office of Global Partnerships to present the annual P3 Impact Award, which recognizes leading public-private partnerships that improve communities around the world. This year’s ...

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Senior Lecturer John Macomber Wins Prize for Excellence in Sustainable Business Education – News

Senior Lecturer John Macomber Wins Prize for Excellence in Sustainable Business Education John Macomber Photo: Russ Campbell BOSTON—Harvard Business School senior lecturer John Macomber has been named co-winner of the 2016 Dr. Alfred N. and Lynn Manos Page Prize for Excellence in Sustainable Business Education for his second-year MBA elective course Building Sustainable Cities and Infrastructure. Now in its ...

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UVA Darden School Announces Admissions Meet-up Sessions in India

(MENAFN Editorial) New Delhi, September 18, 2017: The University of Virginia Darden School of Business has announced its annual Admissions meet-up sessions in New Delhi, Bangalore and Mumbai on 25, 26 and 27 September, respectively. The Darden School admissions sessions will give prospective students and their families the opportunity to network with current students, alumni and admissions officers to gain ...

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