News & Highlights

The Consortium Application: Benefits

This article discusses the benefits of Johnson being part of the Consortium.
6/16/2014 1:02:00 PM
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Graduating MBA Students Honored at Dean’s Awards Brunch

More than 50 students received awards for their achievements while studying at Johnson at Cornell Un...
5/23/2014 5:18:00 PM
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Business School Deans Meet at White House

Johnson Dean Soumitra Dutta one of 14 deans, who met with White House senior advisers on best practi...
4/17/2014 9:08:00 AM
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Johnson Kicks Off MBA at Cornell Tech

Inaugural class gathers in New York City for instruction at Cornell NYC Tech campus
4/13/2014 3:33:00 PM
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Destination Johnson: Weekend of Fun, Information, and Inspiration

Admitted students and their families get to know their future classmates, current Johnson students,...
4/10/2014 2:12:00 PM
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eBay Executive Inspires Women Students

Sarah Brubacher McDonald, MBA ’99, chief of staff to the president of eBay, mixed humor with reality...
3/31/2014 4:13:00 PM
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Irene Rosenfeld ’75, MS ’77, PhD ’80, CEO of Mondelēz International and recipient of Johnson at Cornell University’s 2014 L. Joseph Thomas Leadership

Guest Speaker Rosenfeld pinpoints “Tips to the top: how to succeed in business (but you really do h...
2/5/2014 3:40:00 PM
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Student in MBA for Executives Program Earns Top Honors at PNC Bank

Nana Wilberforce, MBA 15, recognized for his plan to realize $15 million in energy savings
12/20/2013 5:28:00 PM
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“The theme of supporting, accepting, embracing diversity, not simply tolerating it, is one of Johnson’s greatest strengths”

Stephen Crowe, MBA ’14, writes about his experience as a member of—and advocate for-- LGBT individu...
10/22/2013 1:06:00 PM
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School Increase Efforts to Attract More Women to Business Programs

Nsombi Ricketts discusses what Johnson is doing to attract more female students.
10/13/2013 10:04:00 PM
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Johnson earns an A+ in Diversity

Diversity MBA Prep recognizes Johnson for outreach efforts and diversity recruitment results.
5/3/2013 1:42:00 PM
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Excellence, courage, and doing the right things

Christy Pambianchi, Corning’s senior vice president of human resources, shared career advice at the ...
4/29/2013 11:27:00 AM
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Johnson Establishes New Scholarship, Partners with Center for Hispanic Leadership

Hispanic and Latino Students to Benefit from New, Interactive Training
3/21/2013 4:12:00 PM
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Hispanic Scholarship Fund Established at Cornell University

The Center for Hispanic Leadership (CHL) has established a $150,000 scholarship fund at Cornell Univ...
3/20/2013 12:44:00 PM
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Center for Hispanic Leadership Establishes $150,000 Scholarship Fund for Cornell University’s Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management Hisp

The Center for Hispanic Leadership (CHL) has established a $150,000 scholarship fund at Johnson and ...
3/19/2013 3:30:00 PM
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Johnson in Africa: Ghana Trek 2013

Johnson students with His Excellency John Kufuor, former President of the Republic of Ghana, at his ...
2/21/2013 1:36:00 PM
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Can Women Have It All?

A panel of highly accomplished women shared their views on balancing work, family, and other intere...
1/20/2013 2:18:00 PM
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Parker Center’s Outreach to Women MBAs Gains International Exposure

Financial Times interviews director on her efforts at encouraging women to enter careers in investm...
1/16/2013 1:38:00 PM
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Johnson Board Fellowship Honored in Town-Gown Awards

MBA students serving non-profit community boards recognized by Cornell President Skorton
12/6/2012 1:37:00 PM
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Johnson Vaults Into Top-10 U.S. Business Schools

Bloomberg Businessweek ranks Johnson #7, in its 2012 rankings of U.S. MBA programs.
11/15/2012 1:00:00 PM
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Gutierrez Inspires Diverse Students at Johnson Means Business

Citigroup vice chairman, former Kellogg’s CEO, and U.S. Secretary of Commerce illustrates growing s...
11/2/2012 5:22:00 PM
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How Immigrants Help Business

Diversity Symposium speaker identifies “6 Skills that Enable Diversity in Your Business”
10/30/2012 1:41:00 PM
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Diversity Highlighted This Weekend

Johnson hosts two major events, focusing on diversity in business and its MBA programs
10/22/2012 3:36:00 PM
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Johnson Applications Up, Amidst Downward Trend

New survey shows MBA applications down for many, but not all, top U.S. business schools
10/18/2012 5:04:00 PM
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New Associate Director to Advance Diversity at Johnson

Keba Rogers, PhD, joins the Office of Diversity and Inclusion
10/17/2012 9:53:00 AM
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“Progress for women is progress for all”

UN Women executive director advocates women’s empowerment at Cornell University
9/19/2012 2:03:00 PM
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Recognizing and Embracing Diversity

First-year residential MBA students participate in diversity training at Johnson
9/7/2012 2:25:00 PM
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Connect and Innovate

Frans Johansson describes the future of business to a rapt MBA Class of ‘14
8/9/2012 4:45:00 PM
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Johnson Wins Top Honor from The Consortium

Numerous community building and leadership activities cited in award of Consortium’s T.E.A.M. Trophy
7/26/2012 10:20:00 AM
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Imani Grant, MBA’12 Wins Forté Foundation’s Edie Hunt Inspiration Award

2012 is the second consecutive year that a Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management stud...
7/23/2012 3:22:00 PM
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MBA programs lack minority students

Johnson is among most business schools who are experiencing a lack of minorities in their student po...
7/13/2012 3:00:00 AM
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Johnson Among Top Business Schools in Attracting Minority MBA Students

Class of 2012 shared the top spot for share of underpresented minorities with the University' of Vir...
7/5/2012 10:18:00 AM
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Women’s Career Growth: Little Things Make a Difference

Johnson Professor Elizabeth Mannix shares insights from her research, strategies to overcome gender...
6/29/2012 3:16:00 PM
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Johnson Hires New International Recruiting Manager

Charli Taylor to lead Recruitment in Europe, Middle East, Africa, and India
6/27/2012 4:27:00 PM
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Cornell University: Johnson - Women's Management Council

Rita Golub, president of Johnson's Women's Management Council describes the main features of her clu...
6/11/2012 5:57:00 PM
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MBA Students Revitalize Fatherhood Initiative in Juvenile Justice Community

Park Fellows' project provides mentorship, support, education, and life skills to young inmates who ...
4/23/2012 4:11:00 PM
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Aaron Holiday, MBA ’12 Selected as Prestigious Kauffman Finalist

To seal the deal, Holiday must leverage Cornell connections to land a job in venture capital
4/6/2012 2:59:00 PM
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Johnson’s Office of Diversity and Inclusion Launches Diversity Council

Group to strengthen collaborative efforts between Johnson and Cornell University
3/8/2012 11:19:00 AM
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A cheer for the ‘underdogs’

Financial Times - March 8, 2012 Irene Rosenfeld, '75, MS '77, PhD '80 , is mentioned by the Financi...
3/8/2012 6:15:00 AM
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Johnson’s Director of Diversity and Inclusion Receives Top Honor

Ricketts recognized for advancing diversity in business education
2/6/2012 4:09:00 PM
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Why Did Elisa Dobbins, MBA '12 Choose Johnson?

In an interview with the MBA blog "Admitted," the second-year student cites "familial, tight-knit co...
1/28/2012 4:38:00 PM
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Tips from Women MBAs - MBAPrograms.com talks with Johnson's ODI Director

At Johnson, emphasis has been placed on providing women with a toolbox of resources to help them he...
12/20/2011 11:40:00 AM
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Angela Noble-Grange, MBA '94, receives 2011 Wilbur Parker Distinguished Alumni Award

About the honor, the Johnson lecturer of management communication says, "The greatest award a teache...
12/13/2011 9:25:00 AM
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Johnson Office of Diversity and Inclusion Supported Students Attending National Recruiting Conferences

In 1988, a group of Hispanic MBAs sought to remedy the lack of visibility of Hispanics in the execu...
12/1/2011 3:11:00 PM
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Johnson's ODI brings Raymond McGuire, head of Global Banking at Citi, to talk to prospective an current students at JMB

Raymond McGuire, head of Global Banking at Citi, focused his presentation to a diverse audience of p...
11/30/2011 12:13:00 PM
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Johnson Hosts Second Annual Women in Investing Conference

Bringing together top female MBA students to explore careers in asset management with leading firms...
11/17/2011 11:09:00 AM
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Angela Noble-Grange, MBA '94, receives 2011 Wilbur Parker Distinguished Alumni Award

The ODI Founder Angela Noble-Grange received the 2011 Wibur Parker Distinguished Alumni Award from ...
11/16/2011 4:18:00 PM
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Carlos Quintanilla, MBA '80, receives 2011 Distinguished Latino Alumni Award

The Latino Business Students Association (LBSA) has honored Carlos R. Quintanilla, MBA '80, with it...
11/3/2011 12:02:00 PM
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Johnson's Nsombi Ricketts tells the Financial Times how the school looks to attract more women students

Says Ricketts, the MBA is an ideal degree for women seeking a versatile and valuable skill set for a...
10/24/2011 4:41:00 PM
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MarketWatch reports on Johnson's commitment to its female MBA students

Johnson at Cornell University hosts events and initiatives that provide its female MBAs with the ski...
10/17/2011 12:12:00 PM
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Kaya Ladejobi and Rachel Happen are Named the New Springworks Scholars

Kaya Ladejobi and Rachel Happen are named the new Springworks Scholars for the 2013 class. Initiate...
9/27/2011 4:09:00 PM
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Johnson's Office of Diversity and Inclusion Bring Diversity and Cultural Differences to Front Stage

Students engage in frank exchanges during Johnson’s interactive diversity training
8/24/2011 12:22:00 PM
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Johnson connects with emerging markets of Africa for student talent

Recruiting trip to African nations supports Johnson's goals of maintaining its stellar, diverse stud...
8/17/2011 1:04:00 PM
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Improving Livelihoods and Empowering Women

Using what I learned in the SGE immersion to think creatively, thoroughly, and thoughtfully, to deve...
8/8/2011 10:47:00 AM
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Dana Radcliffe lends viewpoint on same-sex marriage

Johnson's senior lecturer of business ethics says that the recent NY State decision demonstrates "mo...
7/6/2011 1:22:00 PM
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Joseph Thomas to resume teaching at conclusion of five-year term as dean of Johnson

Thomas to continue robust execution of myriad initiatives as dean throughout the '11-'12 academic ye...
6/22/2011 1:22:00 PM
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Consulting Magazine recognizes Johnson alum as one of "Top 25" consultants

Hernan Saenz, MBA '98, MIL '98, who also serves on Johnson's advisory committee, is celebrated by pu...
6/17/2011 3:24:00 PM
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Take time to take in Enterprise online!

The spring 2011 issue of Johnson's award-winning, biannual magazine Enterprise features a fascinatin...
6/8/2011 11:44:00 PM
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James Nixon, MBA '05, honored by The Network Journal

Johnson alum graces the cover of the leading monthly magazine for black professionals in the New Yor...
6/2/2011 2:30:00 PM
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Adam Conderman, MBA ’11 and ODI Recognized for Service, Commitment and Support of Cornell’s LGBT Community

Adam Conderman, MBA ’11 and the Office of Diversity and Inclusion at Johnson Recognized for their S...
5/17/2011 2:14:00 PM
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Kima McCoy MBA ’11, Selected as a Recipient of the 2011 Forté Foundation’s Edie Hunt Inspiration Award.

The Forté Foundation, a consortium of major corporations, business schools and non-profit organizati...
5/13/2011 2:21:00 PM
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Deliberate Speed: Diverse Influence on Leadership and Life at Johnson

To use the word “successful” to characterize Johnson’s most diverse class to date is perhaps too nar...
5/5/2011 12:33:00 PM
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Johnson hosts 1st Forté Foundation Career Lab

Johnson hosts 1 st Forté Foundation Career Lab for 30 undergraduate Cornell women
5/2/2011 9:43:00 AM
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ODI hosts the Women’s Power Lunch Series for the 10th year

The JP Morgan Chase & CO Women’s Power Lunch (WPL) Series was initiated as a forum for women in the...
4/18/2011 4:04:00 PM
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Sachin Gupta discusses the importance of diversity among faculty with Business Week

Johnson's associate dean for Academic Affairs offers his insights for a piece about the challenge of...
1/31/2011 12:48:00 PM
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Johnson students selected to help organize international LGBT/business community conference

In its 14th year, the ROMBA (Reaching Out MBA) conference brings together students with organization...
12/10/2010 5:23:00 PM
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2010 JMB and JWIB Events Huge Successes

On October 28-30th and November 11-12th ODI welcomed diverse prospective students to Johnson to exp...
11/16/2010 10:24:00 AM
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Johnson calls women investors together in Boston, Nov. 18-19

The Parker Center for Investment Research hosts first annual Women in Investing conference this week
11/15/2010 3:08:00 PM
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Johnson welcomes tomorrow's women in business, Nov. 11-12

At premiere female recruiting event, MBA candidates will take in all that is the b-school experience...
11/10/2010 1:28:00 PM
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Ana Duarte McCarthy offers keynote address at Johnson Means Business, 2010

Citi's managing director & chief diversity officer spoke to the importance of remaining authentic an...
11/8/2010 8:11:00 AM
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Ken Gurrola, MBA ’95, receives the 2010 Inaugural LBSA Distinguished Latino Alumni Award

Ken Gurrola, MBA ’95, the KBRO’s General Counsel for Kaufman Bros., L.P. receives the 1st Distingui...
11/3/2010 10:17:00 AM
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Joseph T. Wilson, Jr., MBA ’86, receives the 2010 BGBA Wilbur Parker Distinguished Alumni Award

Joseph Wilson, the managing director of global credit sales at Citi, received the Wilbur Parker Dist...
11/2/2010 3:46:00 PM
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1st Annual Johnson Diversity Symposium Receives High Praise from Attendees

The inaugural 2010 Diversity Symposium, Diversity 20/20: A Vision for Leadership, Innovation, and Ne...
11/2/2010 2:58:00 PM
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Johnson Means Business 2010 begins, Oct. 28

Annual event introduces diverse students to the Johnson MBA
10/28/2010 12:00:00 AM
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Diversity celebrated through symposium events, Oct. 29-30

Speakers and panelists will discuss cross-cultural collaboration, leadership and innovation
10/25/2010 1:51:00 PM
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Michael Jurado, MBA '11, hits cover of Hispanic Executive Quarterly

Q & A reveals student’s role models, views on his Hispanic heritage and why he chose an MBA
10/12/2010 5:06:00 PM
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Economic Times features Johnson Women in Business

Story says women, recognized as "great managers," are heavily recruited MBA candidates worldwide
9/20/2010 4:49:00 PM
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33% women's quota in B-schools abroad

BANGALORE: Women make great managers and B-schools worldwide are even raising the quota regularly to...
9/18/2010 8:50:00 PM
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Universities to the Rescue: The Goals of The National Society of Hispanic MBAs' University...

07.15.10, 02:28 PM EDT Twelve new universities join the organization's mission of MBA funding for Hi...
7/15/2010 2:39:00 PM
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"In magazine" highlights Nsombi Ricketts' journey to Cornell

"In magazine" highlights Nsombi Ricketts' journey to Cornell Johnson's new director of Diversity an...
5/7/2010 10:33:00 AM
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