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News, features, and voices from the Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management


Student Voices: Meet Onyinye Akujuo, Executive MBA Americas Class of 2022

November 30, 2020

Grants manager, funding strategist, and Emerging Markets Institute Fellow—learn why Onyinye Akujuo, joined the Executive MBA Americas Class of 2022.

Student Voices: Meet Louise Loyst, Executive MBA Metro NY Class of 2022

November 23, 2020

Learn why technology sales executive and believer in the power of education Louise Loyst joined the Executive MBA Metro NY Class of 2022.

Student Perspective: A participant’s view of the virtual MBA Stock Pitch Challenge

November 18, 2020

Chris Magas, MBA ’22, describes his team’s experience of preparing for and presenting at this year’s virtual MBA Stock Pitch Challenge.

Student Voices: Meet Kamillah Knight, Executive MBA Metro NY Class of 2022

November 16, 2020

Learn why diversity and inclusion leader and triple-red Cornellian Kamillah Knight joined the Executive MBA Metro NY Class of 2022.

Student Voices: Meet Steve Casey, Executive MBA Americas Class of 2022

November 11, 2020

Sales professional, real estate investor, and new father—learn why Steve Casey joined the Executive MBA Americas Class of 2022.

Present Value: Beyond the buzz, a conversation about diversity, inclusion, and belonging

November 10, 2020

Associate Dean Michelle M. Duguid discussed her research on diversity in the workplace and her strategy for creating real and lasting change.


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VOICES

Perspectives authored by Johnson students


Our students tell Johnson’s story the best. Read about coursework, co-curricular activities, international travel, internships, and more from our residential MBA, executive MBA, and MPS in Management students.

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Residential MBA

Keynote speaker John Fekete, MBA ’99, kicks off Parker Center MBA Stock Pitch Challenge

November 18, 2020

John Fekete, managing director at Crescent Capital Group, shared his views on portfolio strategies and investment industry challenges.

Student Perspective: A participant’s view of the virtual MBA Stock Pitch Challenge

November 18, 2020

Chris Magas, MBA ’22, describes his team’s experience of preparing for and presenting at this year’s virtual MBA Stock Pitch Challenge.

Impact investing: Opportunities abound in India’s education sector

November 16, 2020

Sanchita Mehrotra writes about her passion for impact investing, diving into two successful examples of impact investing in India’s education sector.

Read more posts by MBAs in Johnson’s Two-Year, One-Year, and Johnson Cornell Tech programs

MBA Voices


Executive MBA

Student Voices: Meet Onyinye Akujuo, Executive MBA Americas Class of 2022

November 30, 2020

Grants manager, funding strategist, and Emerging Markets Institute Fellow—learn why Onyinye Akujuo, joined the Executive MBA Americas Class of 2022.

Student Voices: Meet Louise Loyst, Executive MBA Metro NY Class of 2022

November 23, 2020

Learn why technology sales executive and believer in the power of education Louise Loyst joined the Executive MBA Metro NY Class of 2022.

Student Voices: Meet Kamillah Knight, Executive MBA Metro NY Class of 2022

November 16, 2020

Learn why diversity and inclusion leader and triple-red Cornellian Kamillah Knight joined the Executive MBA Metro NY Class of 2022.

Read more posts by executive MBAs in the Executive MBA Americas, Executive MBA Metro NY, and Executive MBA/MS in Healthcare Leadership programs

EMBA Voices


MPS in Management

Spring trek combines Asian culture, real estate, and infrastructure

June 30, 2020

Emile Schachter, MPS-RE ’20 (Baker), reflects on Asian culture, economics, and the real estate market after his trek to Thailand, Singapore, and Indonesia.

Women in Investing Conference draws top MBA students and industry leaders

December 16, 2019

Networking, stock-pitching, panels, and more were on the program at the Parker Center’s 10th annual MBA Women in Investing Conference.

Interdisciplinary work is the new frontier, and Cornell is leading the way

May 14, 2019

As part of the practicum he participated in, Angus J. McKenzie, MPS ’19, provided services to low-income taxpayers from diverse communities.

Read more posts by students in Johnson’s MPS in Management and MPS in Management – Accounting Specialization programs

MPS Voices


Faculty &
Research

Johnson’s faculty are mentors, teachers, and thought leaders


Johnson’s faculty are sought-after experts in areas such as consulting, entrepreneurship, management, and sustainability, and emerging markets. Our centers and institutes act as hubs for teaching and researching the future of business around the world.

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Present Value: Kaitlin Woolley on achieving goals and connecting around food

October 23, 2020

Marketing Professor Kaitlin Woolley discusses her research on goal pursuit, information avoidance, and how food facilitates social connection.

Moody’s, Fiserv announced as inaugural sponsors of Fintech at Cornell Initiative

October 22, 2020

The Cornell SC Johnson College of Business is pleased to announce that Moody’s Inc. and Fiserv have agreed to serve as the inaugural sponsors of Fintech at Cornell—a new initiative of the college. Building from college-wide strengths and university collaborations, Fintech at Cornell intends to become a leader in financial technology research, education, and industry […]

New faculty introduction: Tommaso Bondi

September 23, 2020

With the academic year upon us, meet the newest faculty from across the SC Johnson College of Business and learn about their academic focus, teaching, and interests.


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Student Voices: Meet Vikas Reddy ’23

December 2, 2020

A National Merit Finalist and AP Scholar with distinction hailing from Palatine, IL—learn why Vikas Reddy ’23 joined Cornell’s School of Hotel Administration.

SHA BusinessFeed

Life is service

November 30, 2020

Last fall Ben Okon ’10, a senior manager at Bain & Company, began mentoring Liam O’Brien ‘20 on how to navigate the consulting industry job market.

SHA BusinessFeed

Experts respond to case study challenge with unique brand strategies

November 23, 2020

Professor Chekitan Dev’s co-authored case study challenges readers to position the Neemrana Hotels brand to survive and thrive in a changing market. How did readers respond?

SHA BusinessFeed

Swipe, match, eat: ‘Weet’ pitches better online dating app

November 18, 2020

A proposed dating app won top prize at this year’s annual Cornell Hospitality Pitch Deck Competition sponsored by SHA’s Pillsbury Institute for Hospitality Entrepreneurship.

SHA BusinessFeed

Noteworthy: Innovating for a Post-Pandemic Future

November 17, 2020

Industry leaders discuss challenges and opportunities facing the hospitality industry in a post-pandemic world.

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Present Value: Beyond the buzz, a conversation about diversity, inclusion, and belonging

November 10, 2020

Associate Dean Michelle M. Duguid discussed her research on diversity in the workplace and her strategy for creating real and lasting change.