McGill MBAs place first in North America on international mobility according to Financial Times global survey
The Financial Times of London survey of 100 MBA programs in the world, released on January 24, 2005, places McGill graduates first in North America – and 11th worldwide – for international mobility. This measure is based on the employment movements of alumni between time of graduation and today. The FT results are based on a survey of the 2001 alumni and an analysis of each school's activities.
Management professor Demetrios Vakratsas won the award for the best marketing communications article written five years ago - "How advertising works: What do we really know?" in the Journal of Marketing.
McGill BCom students put their management skills to the test in a case competition last month where they competed against other business students from across the world. Sponsored by Citigroup and the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST), the second annual Citigroup International Case Competition took place from October 26-30, 2004, at the HKUST campus in Hong Kong.
Can leadership potential in business students be tapped through painting and Tai Chi? Absolutely, according to world-renowned McGill Management professor Nancy Adler.
Corporate and philanthropic leader John Cleghorn and legendary artist Joni Mitchell will receive honorary degrees from McGill this October.
Continuing turmoil in the commercial aviation industry will be examined by experts during the Worldwide Conference on Current Challenges in International Aviation from September 24 to 26. The event is being organized in Montreal by McGill University's Institute of Air & Space Law in cooperation with the International Civil Aviation Organization.
Professor Peter Christoffersen wins award from the International Journal of Accounting and the KPMG & University of Illinois Business Measurement Research Program
The award was one of six given through a competition for papers on financial risk management and disclosure. A panel of reviewers from academia and KPMG evaluated submitted papers based on contribution and the quality of the research.
Thanks to the numerous supporters, this novel fundraising event held by McGill MBA students for Santropol Roulant raised over $1,000 in less than three hours.
John Dobson and Paul Desmarais Jr. were awarded James McGill statues by Dean Ross at a cocktail reception on November 3, 2003, in recognition of their outstanding support of the Faculty of Management. Numerous alumni and friends gathered for the event.
The Faculty of Management at McGill University is proud to announce that Massimo Fiore, an MBA who is graduating this month, has been awarded a $10,000 award by the Association des MBA du Québec, in collaboration with the Fédération des Caisses populaires Desjardins.