BEOF news 2020
Leeds Hosts 55th Annual Business Economic Outlook Forum

Dec. 10, 2019

Leeds’ Business Research Division hosted its 55 th annual Business Economic Outlook Forum on December 9 at the Grand Hyatt Denver. The highlight of this yearly event is an economic forecast by sector for Colorado for the upcoming year. The forecast was presented by Richard Wobbekind, executive director for Leeds...

Real Estate
Exploring the Intersection of Social Equity and Real Estate

Dec. 10, 2019

The CU Real Estate Center hosted a diverse panel of real estate experts in a focused discussion on social equity, real estate development and the role of the private sector. The event was conceived in collaboration with the Deming Center for Entrepreneurship and the Center for Ethics and Social Responsibility,...

CME Trading Challenge Winners
CU Students Win Exclusive Trading Challenge

Dec. 4, 2019

A team of undergraduate students from the University of Colorado Boulder—two from the Leeds School of Business—won this year’s prestigious CME Group University Trading Challenge for 2019 and $2,000 in cash prizes each. The nationwide competition featured teams from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Simon Fraser University and the...

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Business at Leeds

Nov. 21, 2019

We’ve reimagined what was formerly Portfolio with a fresh take on how Leeds is impacting the future of business.

Competitors in Inaugural Natural and Organic Case Competition
MBAs Jump at Chance to Compete in Inaugural Natural and Organic Case Competition

Nov. 19, 2019

Natural and organics has developed into a robust area of study at Leeds School of Business, which draws upon its opportune location at the epicenter of the industry in Boulder, CO. MBA students seeking careers in sustainable supply chain management or marketing, for example, enjoy an unparalleled opportunity to immerse...

P66 Case Competition
Business and Engineering Bring Together Diverse Students in First Joint Competition

Oct. 30, 2019

As the walls come down, both literally and figuratively, between CU’s Leeds School of Business and the College of Engineering & Applied Science, students are already reaping the benefits of the new physical and co-curricular partnership . The inaugural Phillips 66 Business and Engineering Diversity Case Competition, a first-of-its-kind program,...

Dr. Jean Twenge Presents to CU Faculty and Staff on Reaching and Teaching iGen Students
Dr. Jean Twenge Presents to CU Faculty and Staff on Reaching and Teaching iGen Students

Oct. 18, 2019

On Friday, October 11, San Diego State Professor of Psychology, Dr. Jean Twenge, one of the foremost researchers on generational differences, spoke to CU Boulder faculty and staff about connecting and teaching the iGen (born after 1995) who are traditional-age college students. These individuals are the first generation to have...