Ross Mission in Action

New Partnership between Michigan Ross and the U-M College of Engineering

Michigan Ross currently has several dual degree programs for undergraduate students who are also interested in pursuing academic areas outside of business. Thanks to a new cross-campus partnership between Ross and the College of Engineering, there will soon be an easier path for students who want to earn degrees in business and computer science.  A team of…

Ross Welcomes New Program That Supports Economic and Community Development in Detroit

Michigan Ross is highly rated for its entrepreneurship programs which include the Impact Studio, an incubator focused on student-led impact businesses. This year, Ross added a new program to its entrepreneurship portfolio called the Detroit Neighborhood Entrepreneurs Project. DNEP matches U-M faculty and students with neighborhood-based businesses that need strategic consulting services and other support to help…

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 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…

The Future of Action-Based Learning at Michigan Ross

Action-Based Learning at Michigan Ross has been a distinctive feature of the Ross curriculum for over three decades. Since MAP’s inception in 1992, ABL programs have grown to have a global reach and are now featured in almost every degree program. Each year, over 200 projects take place involving 1,000 students. The learning opportunity provided…

Exclusive Partnership with the Financial Times

Michigan Ross recently announced an exclusive partnership with the Financial Times that will begin this month. Our organizations will develop a monthly economic poll to track how U.S. voter perceptions about the business and economic climate may influence voting decisions leading up to the 2024 presidential election. The results will appear monthly in the Financial…

Introducing a New Concentration for Full-Time MBAs

Michigan Ross is one of the first business schools in the nation to offer an Environmental, Social, and Governance concentration. ESG courses and programs are in high demand among current and prospective students and are now available for Ross Full-time MBA students. The new concentration will include formal coursework and optional co-curricular activities, including workshops…

New Faculty Development Series on Equity-Focused Teaching

The Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion is offering a five-part, bi-monthly Faculty Development Series. The program is intended to meet the university’s commitment to excellence in teaching through the lens of equity and inclusion. The series will be accompanied by facilitated learning communities and ongoing discussions to share experiences, ideas, and teaching practices that…