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While MBA applications fall nationwide, Leeds bucks the trend

Dec. 11, 2018

What's the secret? Over the past four years, American colleges and universities have struggled to recruit MBA students. A 2018 survey conducted by the Graduate Management Admissions Council (GMAC), the nonprofit that oversees the GMAT examination, noted that applications to U.S. MBA programs declined by 7% this year. However, despite...

Colorado economy growing but slowing in 2019, according to forecast

Dec. 9, 2018

Key Takeaways: The Colorado economy is projected to add more than 53,200 jobs (2 percent) in 2019, according to the latest Colorado Business Economic Outlook. The Professional and Business Services sector will add the most jobs, driven by the technology industry. The Western Slope and Colorado Springs will be the...

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Assistant Professor of Marketing Phil Fernbach wins 2018 ACR Early Career Award

Nov. 19, 2018

The Association for Consumer Research (ACR) announced Leeds professor, Phil Fernbach, as the recipient of their 2018 ACR Early Career Award for his influential work in the field of consumer research, adjacent disciplines, and public discourse at their annual conference in October. “The Early Career Award recipient is awarded for...

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Leeds Full-Time MBA program jumps 13 points in Bloomberg Businessweek rankings

Nov. 8, 2018

University of Colorado Boulder’s Leeds School of Business is ranked #67 (29 th public) for its full-time MBA program according to Bloomberg Businessweek’s 2018 rankings , released on November 8. The significant increase can be attributed, in part, to the recent innovative enhancements Leeds has made to its programs, increased...

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Alumnus Jeff Damavandi ´90 Partners With Leeds to Establish the New One Soul Leeds Diversity Scholarship Fund

Oct. 26, 2018

This fall, the Leeds School of Business launched the One Soul Leeds Diversity Scholarship to support the success of diverse students. This opportunity is possible through an exciting partnership with Jeff Damavandi, a Leeds alumnus (´90) and co-founder of the One Soul Foundation, a California-based nonprofit focused on providing economic...