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


Cornell Receives TEAM Trophy Award Four Years in a Row, Showing What’s Possible When Everyone Is Committed

July 29, 2021

For the fourth year in a row, Cornell University’s Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management received The Consortium’s TEAM Trophy Award.

Mish and Lai win initial graduate, professional teaching prize

July 26, 2021

Professor Risa Mish receives Cornell University's inaugural Provost Award for Teaching Excellence in Graduate and Professional Degree Programs.

BioEntrepreneurship program to fuel NYS life science startups

July 26, 2021

Johnson's BioEntrepreneurship fellowship will connect participants to life science companies in New York state while catalyzing the formation of new life science startups.

When it comes to marketing, customers must watch the information gap

July 15, 2021

Research shows that consumers fail to differentiate between deliberate and nondeliberate missing information, and marketers can take advantage.

New faculty introduction: Yao Lu

July 15, 2021

Meet the newest faculty from across the SC Johnson College of Business and learn about their academic focus, teaching, and interests.

It’s time for high-tech economics

July 2, 2021

William Cong sees opportunities to revolutionize high-tech research with insights from economics.


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program

Explore stories related to Johnson’s MBA and MPS in Management programs


Johnson’s graduate programs prepare students for leadership across industries, allowing them to achieve their ambitions with business education that emphasizes collaborative and practice-based learning.


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Student
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.

ALL Student Voices

Residential MBA

Park Perspectives: The intangibles, finding your goodwill

July 28, 2021

Taylor Nguyen Two-Year MBA ’21 discovered that intangible “goodwill” was far more valuable than salary, bonus, or location

Staying true to my passion for sustainability and food systems

July 23, 2021

Alanna Miyajima, MBA ’21, writes about how her experience at Johnson helped her pivot into a career helping to make food systems more sustainable.

EpiWell: Pushing the boundaries in diabetes management

July 20, 2021

As part of the BR Microenterprise program, MBA candidates Tyler Ashcraft and Faraan Khan worked with EpiWell, a local diabetes management company.

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

MBA Voices


Executive MBA

EMBA case competition: A winner’s perspective on innovation and new venture creation

May 14, 2021

A Q&A with Linda Alvarez, MD, Cornell Executive MBA Metro NY class of 2021, CEO and co-founder of new sports nutrition venture Levelle

Student Voices: Meet Osman Ghafoor, Executive MBA Americas Class of 2022

January 25, 2021

An IT manager who leads an offshore team of developers—learn why Osman Ghafoor joined the Executive MBA Americas Class of 2022.

Student Voices: Meet Daniel Johnson, Executive MBA Metro NY Class of 2022

January 15, 2021

Learn why Daniel Johnson, a private equity principal focused on African markets, 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.

ALL FACULTY STORIES

Mish and Lai win initial graduate, professional teaching prize

July 26, 2021

Professor Risa Mish receives Cornell University's inaugural Provost Award for Teaching Excellence in Graduate and Professional Degree Programs.

It’s time for high-tech economics

July 2, 2021

William Cong sees opportunities to revolutionize high-tech research with insights from economics.

Learning from COVID: Addressing COVID-19 in Johnson’s curriculum

April 14, 2021

Johnson faculty incorporated pandemic challenges into their curriculum to spur relevant discussions, research, and analysis among students.


More across the
Cornell SC Johnson College of Business


SHA BusinessFeed

‘We can’t take another blow’: Some restaurants may not survive renewed mask mandates

July 30, 2021

Professor Alex Susskind tells The Washington Post that consumer demand might pull the industry through the next crisis, but levels of vaccine and mask-aversion will cause regional differences.

Dyson BusinessFeed

New faculty introduction: James Stapp

July 28, 2021

Meet the newest faculty from across the SC Johnson College of Business and learn about their academic focus, teaching, and interests.

Dyson BusinessFeed

Background Noise? TV Advertising Affects Real-Time Investor Behavior

July 27, 2021

What influences retail stock investing? Advertising–that's according to Dyson Professor Jura Liaukonyte and her co-researchers.

SHA BusinessFeed

A Second Quarter Rebound: Are We There Yet?

July 23, 2021

Are hotel prices signaling a return to pre-pandemic levels? Professor Crocker Liu weighs in.

SHA BusinessFeed

Preparing for the Return of Business Meetings, Conferences and Travel: Is High-Tech the New High-Touch?

July 20, 2021

Industry experts share insight with Professor Chekitan Dev in a panel discussion on how best to prepare for the return of business travel.

SHA BusinessFeed

Mana Up supports Hawaii’s entrepreneurs and helps them to scale up

July 20, 2021

SHA graduate Meli James '00 co-founded Mana Up to build up and support Hawaii’s ecosystem of entrepreneurs, providing tools to scale globally.