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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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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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Executive MBA Program Allows Alum to Unlock Her Full Potential

Wed, 04/10/2019

After feeling like she needed more business experience, Jessica Phillips Perez joined the Carlson Executive MBA (CEMBA) program to advance and shape her career.

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Starbucks VP Knows the Power of a Person-First Approach

Wed, 04/10/2019

Linh Peters, ’05 MBA, says her person-first approach is more than just a marketing philosophy; it’s a business practice that starts with her own employees.

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Carlson School's MILI Named an Innovation that Inspires

Wed, 04/10/2019

Carlson School's Medical Industry Leadership Institute was named an AACSB 2019 Innovations that Inspire award winner for its unique approach that combines industry-developed courses, hands-on evaluati...

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New Guiding Principles Help Undergraduates and Staff Transform Values Into Action

Mon, 04/08/2019

Associate Dean Raj Singh developed three guiding principles for undergraduate students, professors, and staff to empower them to take purposeful action on campus and in their careers.

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Aaron Sojourner Helps Minneapolis Public Schools Invest in Their Students

Mon, 04/08/2019

Associate Professor Aaron Sojourner and a team of researchers worked with Minneapolis Public Schools to identify research questions that could significantly improve students outcomes.

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Nick Alm Tackles LGBTQ Employment Issues Around the Globe

Mon, 04/08/2019

Nick Alm co-founded Mossier Social Action and Innovation Center. The social enterprise addresses LGBTQ employment issues around the globe.

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Professor Myles Shaver Uncovers Why Business Works in the Twin Cities

Fri, 04/05/2019

Myles Shaver has researched extensively why the Twin Cities is such fertile ground for growing corporations into financial powerhouses. What he uncovered was so fascinating and informative that it was...

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Soumya Sen's Research Works Toward Closing the Digital Divide

Fri, 04/05/2019

Assistant Professor Soumya Sen researched several data pricing solutions that offer the opportunity to bridge this digital divide and help Internet Service Providers (ISPs) extend their services to re...

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Carlson School Research Explains How Commuting Can Be Bad for Business

Thu, 04/04/2019

Research conducted by Carlson School Assistant Professor Le (Betty) Zhou shines light on just how much commuting stress influences workers’ productivity once they arrive at work after a stressful comm...

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CEMBA Provides Veterans with Business Tools Needed to Succeed

Tue, 03/26/2019

After a career in the military, Shannon Gregory enrolled in the CEMBA program because of the University of Minnesota’s connections to the business community in the Twin Cities, its career services, an...

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