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Professor Pinar Karaca-Mandic Makes an Impact on the Medical Industry

Mon, 07/29/2019

Professor Pinar Karaca-Mandic focuses on designing better health outcomes through innovative, new technologies with a focus on people. We sat down with her to discuss the future of her field and how s...

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Rave Reviews: Jennifer Melin Miller Applied her Carlson MBA to Make Broadway History

Fri, 07/12/2019

As a co-producer of Hadestown, Jennifer Melin Miller, ’08 MBA, became a Tony-Award winner for Best Musical, one of eight awards the production took home this year.

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H.B. Fuller CEO Jim Owens on Why Businesses Should Stick to Core Values

Fri, 06/21/2019

Jim Owens, CEO of H.B. Fuller, answers our questions about business education, advice for graduates, and how business can shape the world.

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New APM, Carlson Podcast Explores Business Failure

Fri, 06/14/2019

Spectacular Failures, a new podcast from APM in partnership with the Carlson School of Management, dives into the fascinating stories of how and why businesses fail.

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Schwartz Honored With 2019 Tomato Can Loving Cup Award

Tue, 05/21/2019

Madison “Maddie” Schwartz was named the 2019 winner of the Tomato Can Loving Cup award, the most prestigious award the Carlson School can bestow on an undergraduate student. Schwartz, who graduated wi...

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Class of 2019 Celebrates Accomplishments, Commencement

Tue, 05/21/2019

In its 100th year, the Carlson School welcomed more than 1,500 graduates to its esteemed alumni network at commencement ceremonies held Monday at 3M Arena at Mariucci. As students, the Carlson School’...

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Dean Zaheer Named Woman of Distinction by Girl Scouts

Thu, 05/16/2019

Zaheer has long exemplified the many characteristics that the Girl Scouts cultivate in their members: being a go-getter, innovator, risk-taker, and leader. That’s why she was recently named a 2019 Wom...

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Larry and Caryl Abdo to Receive the 2019 Entrepreneur of the Year Award

Fri, 05/03/2019

An entrepreneurial spirit runs in the veins of Larry and Caryl Abdo, who have built Abdo Markethouse into a thriving, family-run business.

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Carlson School Students Partner with MACV to Fight Veteran Homelessness

Fri, 04/19/2019

For the second straight year, a team of students from the Graduate Volunteer Consultants (GVC) is helping the Minnesota Assistance Council for Veterans (MACV) on a business project that makes an impac...

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Ximin (Natalie) Huang Seeks Out Electronics Recycling Solutions

Thu, 04/18/2019

Through her research, Supply Chain and Operations Professor Ximin (Natalie) Huang is uncovering insights into how legislation can encourage and optimize electronics recycling, starting with efforts in...

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Professor Kathleen Vohs Explains How Negative Experiences Can Add Meaning to Life

Thu, 04/18/2019

Happiness isn't the only way to find meaning in life. A new study shows we may also need negative experiences to help put life in context.

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Itasca Project Works to Strengthen the Community

Thu, 04/18/2019

For Scott Peterson and other leaders in the Twin Cities, the Itasca Project helps address regional economic, vitality, quality of life, and prosperity for all.

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Donaldson Company CEO Tod Carpenter Makes Big Impact With Little Fuss

Thu, 04/18/2019

As the chairman, president and CEO of Twin Cities–based Donaldson Company, Tod Carpenter oversees the development of filters that are used around the globe in nearly every industry imaginable. He took...

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CGI Gives Students Opportunities to Partner with Businesses at Home and Abroad

Wed, 04/10/2019

Through CGI, companies host students at their international headquarters to get an inside look at global operations. Meanwhile, throughout the Twin Cities and abroad, students participate in learning ...

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