Desautels Faculty of Management news
Follow along with students via the 5 Hot Cities Tour blog. In a student-led initiative, the Desautels Faculty of Management has partnered with the KC Mahindra Foundation’s Nanhi Kali to raise $5,000 in 10 days, matched dollar-for-dollar by a list of generous corporate sponsors, in the hopes that they can present the Nanhi Kali Foundation with a final pooled sum of $10,000.
Before Jenn Heil returns to McGill University full-time this fall, the soon-to-be retired Olympic and world champion freestyle mogul skier will be visiting Rwanda.
The Donors: Junmei Yeo and fellow business students The Gift: $10,000 The Cause: Project Nanhi Kali The Reason: To fund education for impoverished girls in India
No matter how many presidents spend ever more on education, the situation gets worse. President George W. Bush had his “No Child Left Behind” initiative. Now President Barack Obama is promising more spending. Even if approved, nothing will come out of it. – Article by Prof. Reuven Brenner
In the mid-1970s there was an advertising agency that had hit hard times. Its pension fund was shedding company shares, but Peter Cundill (BCom’60) was buying them up. So the president asked him, “What do you know that we don’t?”
MBA student Junmei Yeo and Professor Karl Moore were interviewed on CJAD about this year's 5 Hot Cities of the World Tour visit to India, with stops in Delhi, Mumbai and Bangalore. New this year is an initiative of 2 MBA students to use social media during the trip to raise $ 10,000 to send poor Indian girls to school in India.
Prof. Karl Moore, of the Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University, speaks to one of the leading business scholars in the world, Michael Jensen, who is a senior professor at the Harvard Business School.
The 29 students enrolled in the Master of Business Administration program at the Desautels Faculty of Management will be touring the country starting Thursday and spreading word of their trip through social media tools such as Facebook and Twitter, with the goal of raising $10,000 to send impoverished girls to school.
Students at the Desautels Faculty of Management will be able to learn more about financial markets in a state-of-the-art trading room to be installed in the Faculty’s building, thanks to funding and expertise provided by Desjardins Group, Canada’s leading cooperative financial group.
C’est l'équipe de l'Université McGill, composée de Jaclyn Leebosh et Margeaux Girardin, qui a remporté le premier prix de l'édition 2011 du concours TOPO Cossette.
Le Mouvement Desjardins s’allie à l’Université McGill pour créer une salle des marchés. L’institution financière versera à l’université un million de dollars sur cinq ans pour le développement de ce projet. L’inauguration de la salle est prévue au plus tard le 1 avril 2012.
Students at McGill University’s Desautels Faculty of Management in Montreal will soon have a state-of-the-art trading room installed in the faculty’s building.