updates from the carroll school of management graduate programs
Welcome to the Class of 2017
August 25, 2015
The BC MBA Class of 2017 is a diverse group boasting significant work experience and an international background. Learn more about the BC MBA Class of 2017»
The Shea Center for Entrepreneurship welcomes former Zipcar EVP & CMO Brian Harrington '89 as inaugural entrepreneur-in-residence (EIR). As EIR, Brian will advise and mentor students interested in entrepreneurship as well as those interested in pursuing their own ventures. Read more in BC Chronicle.
Associate Professor Gerald Kane said that when Twitter went down on January 19 it was like ‘sort of losing a sense in some way’ for some users. A global disruption exposed some of the network’s 300 million users to feelings of loneliness when the site crashed, social media analysts say. Read the Boston Herald article.
Read more about the analysis, conducted by SumZero, in Reuters.
Associate Professor of Marketing Henrik Hagtvedt is co-author of a study that found consumers are more likely to buy luxury brands that highlight partnerships with charity organizations at the point of sale. Read more in the Boston College Chronicle.
It started as something Associate Professor of Finance and Hillenbrand Faculty Fellow Darren Kisgen created to play with his kids. Now his fantasy adventure game Dragonwood has gone global and is winning awards. Associated Press.