A Celebration of Knowledge - MBA Last Lecture 2021

A Celebration of Knowledge - MBA Last Lecture 2021

May 4, 2021

On April 28, the Leeds MBA experience culminated in an annual tradition at Leeds—the Last Lecture where a chosen faculty member gives a final lecture to graduating MBAs with parting words of wisdom and advice. This year’s lecture had more than 80 students come together from the full-time MBA and...

What is an Executive MBA?

What is an Executive MBA?

April 29, 2021

The explosive growth in the variety of MBA programs, including Executive MBA or EMBA, can be confusing for professionals exploring opportunities to earn an advanced degree. All of the different offerings and programs have left many graduate-degree seekers wondering which MBA program is right for them. The answer can vary...

Watson Institute and Leeds

Partnership Brings Accelerator Program Alumni Into Leeds MBA Cohorts

April 7, 2021

New partnership between the Watson Institute and Leeds connects CU Boulder’s Full-Time, Evening and Hybrid MBA Programs with Watson Institute alumni and globally focused social impact ventures. Diverse opinions, addressing global challenges and attracting students experienced in deep collaboration with different cultures are critical traits for world-class MBA programs. And...

Leeds MBA Programs Advance in U.S. News Rankings

Leeds MBA Programs Advance in U.S. News Rankings

March 30, 2021

The Full-Time MBA and Evening MBA programs at Leeds School of Business increased in the rankings of public schools in the 2022 Best Graduate Schools rankings by U.S. News & World Report. The Full-Time MBA program rose to #38 among public business schools, up from #41 last year. Among business...

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Curriculum Highlight: Sustainable Venturing

Feb. 24, 2020

The Boulder-Denver area is well known for its conscientiousness regarding the environment. Through Center for Ethics and Social Responsibility (CESR) at Leeds, students can enroll in a variety of courses that consider what role businesses and leaders have to all stakeholders, including the environment. Some classes encourage students to think...

case competition

Leeds Team Shines at Supply Chain Management Competition

Feb. 18, 2020

Both nationally and worldwide, Leeds School of Business students make their mark at prestigious case competitions in every area of business. Last weekend, a team of Leeds School of Business MBA and MS Supply Chain Management students competed in the regional round of the pre-eminent Association for Supply Chain Management...

Second Year Summit

Second Year Summit

Jan. 29, 2020

As second year MBAs continue to work through their final semester at Leeds, we came together to celebrate our MBA experience and share stories. MBAs reflected on the past year and a half as students, interns, TAs, and more. The way Leeds sets up the MBA curriculum, first year students...

Leeds MBA students

An International Perspective from Current Students

Jan. 23, 2020

Husband and wife, Martin Eguiguren and Antonia Wurth, hail from Santiago, Chile and are both current graduate students at Leeds. The couple moved to Boulder the summer of 2018 when Martin began the Full-Time MBA program. Antonia decided to pursue the MS in Real Estate in part because of Martin’s...

Women in Business Executive Series

Women in Business Executive Series

Jan. 9, 2020

For the 2019-2020 academic year, the MBA Women in Business Club has been bringing in local women executives. These events are capped at ten students from all the graduate programs and include a catered lunch. Jessie Dixon , the COO of eCommerce retailer Havenly, was one such executive recently hosted...

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Lunch and Learn with the CFO of Denver International Airport

Dec. 3, 2019

For a recent lunch and learn, the Adam Smith Society hosted Gisela Shanahan, the CFO of Denver International Airport . One of the first women in the airport industry, Ms. Shanahan has been with DIA for the last 10 years. Much of her talk touched on the history of DIA...