People + Places | August 2020

Stay informed of the latest developments in business education.
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TO READ THE full listings of announcements of new b-school appointments, programs, collaborations, and more, visit our People + Places page or click on the individual headlines or sections below:

 

B-SCHOOLS BALANCE SAFETY, FLEXIBILITY, AND INNOVATION

As business schools continue to adapt to COVID-19, they work to alleviate students’ anxieties and ensure safety by offering an expanded range of educational options.


TRANSITIONS

New leadership comes to EM Lyon, Kedge, Suffolk, and others, and a new executive-in-residence is named at the Rotman School.


HONORS & AWARDS

INFORMS, the IMA, and other organizations bestow honors in the field of business education. 


NEW PROGRAMS

Illinois, Stetson, Purdue, FIU, Queen's, Glasgow, and Syracuse announce new online program options.


COLLABORATIONS

Schools partner up to support entrepreneurship, create a suite of online exec ed programs, and establish new programs in China.


GRANTS & DONATIONS

DePaul University and UNC-Chapel Hill both receive eight-figure gifts from donors.


CENTERS & FACILITIES

Business schools upgrade and expand their footprints, including a new center for artificial intelligence at NUS Business School, a new home for Bowling Green, and a new office in Colombia for SKEMA.


OTHER NEWS

Maastricht monitors COVID-19’s impact on food security, Warwick and Darden provide more flexibility for incoming students, and William & Mary connects minority alumni.


Do you have news from your business school that you would like us to share? Send your announcements to bized.editors@aacsb.edu.

 

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