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The road less traveled: How Alex Ruiz ’90 carved a career in digital marketing and advertising

November 6, 2019

Embracing his entrepreneurial spirit, Alex Ruiz ’90 surprisingly found a home in digital marketing and communications at global powerhouse Accenture Interactive.

Reggie Fils-Aimé visits campus, delivers inaugural Leaders in Residence lecture

October 28, 2019

Former Nintendo president and COO Reggie Fils-Aimé delivers guiding principles for next generation leaders in Cornell lecture.

John Tobin-de la Puente is bridging the gap between private investment and conservation

October 8, 2019

John Tobin-de la Puente, professor of practice, is on a mission to bring about positive environmental change through the power of private investment.

Dyson alumni offer advice for new and returning students

September 12, 2019

Dyson alumni encourage new and returning students to choose a career path they’re passionate about and remember to enjoy their Cornell journey.

More than 500 first-years and transfers join Cornell business community

September 9, 2019

The Cornell SC Johnson College of Business welcomed more than 330 students in the Class of 2023 and about 170 transfers into the undergraduate community.

Reggie Fils-Aimé ’83 to visit as Dyson’s first leader in residence

September 9, 2019

Reggie Fils-Aimé ’83, retired president and COO of Nintendo of America, is named the inaugural leader in residence for Dyson's new leadership program.

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An interview with Dave Evans, co-author of Designing Your Life

November 15, 2019

Dave Evans, co-author of Designing Your Life, speaks to students as part of the Dean’s Distinguished Speaker Series at the Dyson School.

Continuing the conversation: The second semi-annual Diversity Business Clubs Summit

May 30, 2019

At the Diversity Business Clubs Summit, students discussed the hurdles of increasing diversity in clubs and businesses and how to overcome them.

2019 SMART program reflections: Cappeny Estates, South Africa

May 23, 2019

The 2019 Cappeny Estates SMART team was challenged with creating marketing strategies for a minority-owned strawberry farm in South Africa.

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2019 SMART program reflections: O’live Handmade Soaps, South Africa

May 21, 2019

The 2019 O’live SMART team traveled to Cape Town, South Africa. They were challenged to develop a marketing for the family-owned skincare business.

Students attend 2019 National Farmers Union College Conference on Cooperatives

March 8, 2019

As part of the Dyson School’s Cooperative Business Management course, students had the opportunity to travel to Minnesota for this invitation-only event.

Advice for new Dyson students from those who came before

August 15, 2018

Being a new student can be overwhelming—but there are so many good things to come. Current Dyson students and alumni offer their best advice for the incoming class.

Read more posts by students in the MPS and MS in Applied Economics and Management programs

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John Tobin-de la Puente is bridging the gap between private investment and conservation

October 8, 2019

John Tobin-de la Puente, professor of practice, is on a mission to bring about positive environmental change through the power of private investment.

SMART students learn from the unexpected to make a global impact

August 2, 2019

Part of Dyson's Emerging Markets Program, SMART takes students out of the classroom to make an impact in developing and emerging economies.

Tata-Cornell Institute’s co-authors launch new book on food systems in India

May 30, 2019

The Tata-Cornell Institute announces its new book, Transforming Food Systems for a Rising India, which reflects the institute’s past five years of research.

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MBAs join with Cornell Elves to spread holiday cheer in Tompkins County

November 25, 2019

Johnson MBAs, 19 student clubs, and the Cornell Elves program join forces to sponsor 33 children in Tompkins County this holiday season.

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A nonpartisan approach to fixing the politics industry

November 22, 2019

Ethics lecturer Katherine Gehl advocates for political innovations like ranked choice voting to break partisan gridlock.

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Sachin Gupta named editor in chief of Journal of Marketing Research

November 19, 2019

Sachin Gupta, the Henrietta Johnson Louis Professor of Management, will begin his three-year term with the prestigious journal in July 2020.

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Mia Kyricos, Hyatt’s global head of well-being, receives Cornell award

November 18, 2019

Mia Kyricos, MMH ’03, senior VP and global head of well-being at Hyatt Hotels Corporation, received the 2019 Cornell MMH Outstanding Alumna of the Year.

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Celebrating diversity in the workplace

November 12, 2019

Diversity Symposium speaker Larry Ruff, MBA ’82, relates why diversity and inclusion is good for business as well as the right thing to do.

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Johnson celebrates 20 years of diversity and inclusion

November 8, 2019

Johnson’s Office of Diversity and Inclusion honors diversity awards recipients and marks 20 years of supporting woman, URM, and LGBTQ leaders.