Month: May 2024

May Message from the Dean

May Message from the Dean

Dear Colleagues, Congratulations on wrapping up the academic year! Thanks for the many ways you supported and celebrated our students who just graduated. Our commencement ceremonies went very well, thanks in no small part to all of the pre-planning. A very special thanks to Lynnette Iannace and Amy Byron-Oilar, in addition to the U-M Division…

The Michigan Ross Finance Team Works Behind the Scenes to Fund Day-to-Day Operations and Support Innovation
|

The Michigan Ross Finance Team Works Behind the Scenes to Fund Day-to-Day Operations and Support Innovation

The Michigan Ross Finance Office is a collaborative and cohesive team of nine individuals who work together behind the scenes to provide financial guidance to every unit at Michigan Ross. Lead by Sean O’Neil, CFO, and Annie Atkinson, director of finance, the team is composed of portfolio managers who act as the main point of…

Annual DEI Awards for Faculty, Staff, and Students
|

Annual DEI Awards for Faculty, Staff, and Students

Michigan Ross recently celebrated scholarship and advancement in the areas of diversity, equity, and inclusion at the fourth annual DEI Research and Teaching Awards. The event brought together the Michigan Ross community to celebrate the research, teaching, and work done to advance the school’s DEI mission.  The 2024 award winners and their projects are: DEI…

Farewell to our Retirees

Farewell to our Retirees

At Michigan Ross, we’re happy to celebrate the staff and faculty in our community who are retiring. After contributing years of service and impactful work to the school, the following individuals will be departing for retirement: Below, our retirees have shared reflections on their time at Michigan Ross and their plans for the future. Cindy…

Recent Staff Hires & Service Milestones

Recent Staff Hires & Service Milestones

Over the last month, Michigan Ross has welcomed five new hires. You may see these new faces around the school, so be sure to give them a warm welcome. MaKayla Alfred, program officer academic success, Office of Undergraduate Programs Briana Barann, assistant director of recruitment initiatives, Office of Undergraduate Programs Tom Denys, program coordinator, Zell…

Q&A: Faculty and Staff Share Memories from their College Graduations
|

Q&A: Faculty and Staff Share Memories from their College Graduations

Commencement season is a special time of year when we celebrate our graduates moving on to the next phase of their lives. It’s also a time when some reminisce about their own college graduations. We asked some faculty and staff to share their favorite memories from their college graduations. Sue Ruehle, faculty support supervisor, Faculty…