Philip Fernbach, Assistant Professor of Marketing in the Leeds School of Business, received a $165,000 fellowship grant to conduct a two-year research project examining the question “What makes us argue so heatedly over things we know so little about?” His project, The Cognitive Basis of Extremism , will explore how... Read more »
“Sumimasen!” This Japanese word proved invaluable for Leeds students to get someone's attention, say thank you, or even sorry when participating in a recent trip to Japan in January. For these 23 students, this experience proved to be enriching as they learned how international cultures and businesses operate and took... Read more »
One of the top CEOs in the Republic of Indonesia has pledged nearly $6 million in a philanthropic investment to support the Leeds School of Business’s efforts in entrepreneurship at the University of Colorado Boulder. The donor, Tandean Rustandy, is a 1987 Leeds School graduate and founder and CEO of... Read more »
Four days of holiday break and every campus cafeteria was closed. It was Thanksgiving 1985, and Tandean Rustandy had $5 to his name. He had nowhere to go for the holiday. CU Boulder’s dorms were still open, which meant he could relax over the long weekend, albeit alone, in his... Read more »
University of Colorado Boulder Provost Russell L. Moore today announced the appointment of Dr. Sharon F. Matusik as interim dean of the Leeds School of Business . Dr. Matusik, who currently serves as Senior Associate Dean for Faculty and Research and Professor of Strategy and Entrepreneurship, will begin her new... Read more »
A team of Leeds undergraduate real estate students competed and won last Friday’s third annual Sherman Miller Real Estate Competition hosted by the University of Denver. The event, named after the late Sherman Miller, Executive Director of the CU Real Estate Center, pitted teams of undergraduate teams from University of... Read more »
Business, management schools and Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) convened at the 2017 Global Forum for Responsible Management Education – 10 Years of PRME, of the UN-supported Principles of Responsible Management Education (PRME) initiative, held at UN Headquarters and Fordham University in New York City from 18-19 July 2017. Here, they...