Leeds Efforts to stop racism
Reaffirming Our Commitment to Eliminating Racism

Aug. 10, 2020

Efforts in progress at Leeds Recent acts of senseless violence against Black communities and the horrific death of George Floyd have left a deep imprint on many of us at the Leeds School of Business. We acknowledge the historic nature of oppression and violence against Black Americans and recognize our...

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Research Highlights Underlying Partisanship Driving Stock Market Optimism.

Aug. 10, 2020

In the working paper “Does Partisanship Shape Investor Beliefs? Evidence from the COVID-19 Pandemic” Associate Professor Tony Cookson and researchers from the Rady School of Management investigate the link between political affiliation and expectations about future stock market performance. Researchers Joey Engelberg and Will Mullins, along with Cookson analyzed approximately...

Protect Our Herd
Concerned About a Safe Return to Campus in Fall?

July 30, 2020

For incoming and current students as well as faculty and staff, a safe return to campus this fall comes with a certain amount of uncertainty. Yet, CU Boulder plans to make the in-person campus experience much less stressful for our community. The university introduced the one-stop Protect Our Herd website...

Empowering the Next Generation of Women Leaders in Basketball

July 13, 2020

At a gathering of rising voices from international basketball, Erick Mueller, executive director of the Deming Center for Entrepreneurship, discusses how an entrepreneurial mindset solves business challenges. The International Basketball Federation ( FIBA ), the world’s governing body for basketball is activating their mission to develop professional women basketball leaders...

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Entrepreneurial Approaches Result in New Business Ventures for Recent Graduates

July 12, 2020

In the face of uncertainty and a global pandemic, undergraduate students at Leeds chose to scrap months of work to support their communities. In early March, it became apparent that faculty and students at CU Boulder were switching to remote learning. While navigating through the changes, Deming Center for Entrepreneurship...

Buffs with a brand
Leeds Partners With CU Athletics to Support Athlete Entrepreneurs

July 7, 2020

The University of Colorado Boulder’s Athletics program is launching a new initiative in September to support and prepare current student-athletes to capitalize on their name, image, and likeness ahead of pending NCAA legislation approval in January 2021. Spearheaded by Athletic Director Rick George, “Buffs With a Brand” brings together industry...

Taking Steps to Improve Teaching in Fall on a laptop and text books
Taking Steps to Improve Teaching in Fall
Leeds’ Listens and Responds to Student Feedback July 1, 2020 The outbreak of the novel coronavirus in 2020 created an unprecedented challenge for higher education nationwide: transforming their delivery of curriculum practically overnight. As the country began to shut down, many colleges and scrambled to find ways to quickly transition...