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Founding director of Rutgers Executive MBA honored as one of the giants behind "powerhouse" program

Professor Farrokh Langdana, the current EMBA director, said he and Assistant Dean Kathleen Connelly Harmon were honored to be part of (Shaak’s) legacy. “Kathleen and I have often told Professor Shaak that the Rutgers Executive MBA Program has been able to garner all of its global rankings because it was built on the shoulders of giants," Langdana said. More ›

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

TAGS: Awards Executive MBA Farrokh Langdana MBA Newark

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Rutgers business plan competition sees a return to more traditional ventures; interior landscaper wins top prize

The two top winners, both Rutgers Flex MBA students, started companies that provide services. Brian Bergen, owner of an interior landscaping company called Bergen Botanicals, won the $20,000 first-place prize. Paula Zwiren, president of Zwiren Title Agency, received $15,000 for second place. Sarah Blessing, who graduated from the Rutgers Flex MBA Program in January, came up with the idea for TRAINgle, a fitness band with some flair. Her team, which includes Flex MBA students Aamir Khan and Leann Cosley-Richardson and recent MBA grad Joanna Trzaska, won the $10,000 third-place prize. More ›

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

TAGS: Business Plan Competition Entrepreneurship Flex MBA MBA New Brunswick Newark Social Entrepreneurship

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Rutgers University-Newark scholarships help business school students succeed

Rutgers Business School students Michelle Gromashchuk and Paulo Seabra shared their experiences at the business school in a video thanking scholarship donors at Rutgers University–Newark.  More ›

Tuesday, March 18, 2014

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Rutgers Flex MBA rises in U.S. News and World Report ranking; MBA job placement and supply chain management program highlighted

Rutgers Business School’s Flex MBA ranked among the Top 50 part-time business master’s programs in the country, according to U.S. News and World Report’s latest ranking of best business schools. The ranking by U.S. News and World Report also showed that Rutgers continued to improve its post-graduation job placement – Rutgers Business School ranked No. 8 this year, climbing 10 spots over last year – and it lifted the Rutgers MBA Supply Chain Management Program to No 13, ahead of both Columbia University and Harvard University. More ›

Saturday, March 15, 2014

TAGS: Corporate Partners Dean Vera Finance Flex MBA Governmental Accounting Graduate Admissions Lei Lei MBA Rankings Rutgers Business School Sharon Lydon Supply Chain Management

Audible founder and CEO Donald Katz helping draw technology and other growth-minded industries to Newark
Monday, February 10, 2014
Audible founder and CEO Donald Katz has been named chairman of Brick City Development Corp., the Newark economic development agency said Monday. Katz, who moved the online audio book provider to the...
Newark is undergoing its biggest economic growth period since the 1950s
Sunday, December 1, 2013
The Real Deal
The long-blighted city of Newark, New Jersey, is undergoing its biggest economic growth period since the 1950s. Ron Shapiro, the head of Rutgers University’s Center for Real Estate Studies, said...
The ETF professor: Nasdaq director takes indexing to the classroom
Tuesday, November 26, 2013
When Nasdaq OMX Global Indexes director David Krein was a business school student in the late 1990s, the term "exchange-traded fund" was little known to most of Wall Street, let alone a university...
Rutgers Business School officially opens new building on Livingston Campus
Saturday, October 26, 2013
The Star Ledger
The Rutgers Business School's new $85 million building in Piscataway has become a gateway to the university's sometimes overlooked Livingston Campus. Yesterday (10/26/2013) the business school held a...
RBS holding consecutive ceremonies to dedicate 100 Rock and install Professor Vikram Nanda as inaugural Albert R. Gamper Jr. Chair in Business
Wednesday, October 16, 2013
Rutgers Business School will formally dedicate its new building on the Livingston Campus on Friday, Oct. 25, following the investiture of Professor Vikram Nanda as the inaugural Albert R. Gamper Jr...