Month: February 2024

Michigan Ross Faculty Share Insights About American Voter Perceptions

How American voters perceive key financial and economic issues this election year is the focus of a monthly poll developed by Michigan Ross and the Financial Times.  The monthly poll samples 1,000 registered American voters and asks them to express their views on the state of the U.S. economy and how it may influence their vote…

Michigan Ross Office of DEI Challenges Inequity and Supports Faculty, Staff, and Students
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Michigan Ross Office of DEI Challenges Inequity and Supports Faculty, Staff, and Students

The Michigan Ross Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion is a small but mighty team. The team is led by Carolyn Yoon, associate dean, and Thomas Bell, director of DEI, and consists of three full-time and two part-time team members. The team works to uphold the three pillars of the DEI 2.0 Strategic Plan: cultivating…

Farewell to our Retirees

Farewell to our Retirees

At Michigan Ross, we’re happy to celebrate the members of our community who are retiring. After contributing years of service and impactful work to the school, the following individuals have or will be departing for retirement: Below, read a message from Fay on her retirement from Michigan Ross: Fay Sommer, project and print production manager,…

January Ross Star Recipients

January Ross Star Recipients

Acknowledging the everyday excellence and hard work of our colleagues is very important. You can nominate a colleague for a Ross Star at any time. A certificate will be sent to their inbox with a message from you acknowledging how they have shined and made a difference. Congratulations to our latest Ross Star Recipients!  Sammi…

Q&A: Michigan Ross Partners Share Their Stories and How They Support Each Other at U-M
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Q&A: Michigan Ross Partners Share Their Stories and How They Support Each Other at U-M

The University of Michigan is one of the largest employers in Ann Arbor and Washtenaw County, so it should come as no surprise that many people who work at Michigan Ross have partners who are also employed by or students at the university. This month, in honor of Valentine’s Day, we asked some of our…

Michigan Ross Hires First-Ever Director of Student Wellness

Michigan Ross is excited to have hired the first-ever director of student wellness, Kelly Higgins, who started in her new role on Feb. 12. This new position reports directly to the associate dean of undergraduate education and is responsible for developing and implementing a new student wellness strategy across all Michigan Ross undergraduate and graduate…