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UNC Kenan-Flagler presents 2017 alumni awards

UNC Kenan-Flagler honors alumni who personify its core values.

“Brexit Is Happening (and Why Accountants Should Care)” webinar is Nov. 15

The significant impact of Brexit on the financial world and the accounting profession, in particular, will be addressed.

Carolina Women in Business hosts annual conference Nov. 10

The conference features speakers, panels and workshops focused on women in business.

New group of business leaders graduate from EMBA Programs

Graduation celebrates working professionals who earned their MBA in the Evening and Weekend Executive MBA Programs.

Book on corporate corruption uses new approach to teaching ethics

Professor Stephen Arbogast covers from Enron through the financial crisis in the new edition of his book.

Kenan Institute to host “Business of Health Care: Adapting to an Aging Economy”

The Oct. 27 event will examine the social, economic and political implications of baby boomers’ longevity.

NCGrowth wins U.S. Economic Development Administration grant

The $1.3 million in new funding will support NCGrowth’s innovative approach to creating good jobs and equitable opportunities.

Doug Shackelford named Consortium for Graduate Study in Management board chair

The Consortium provides fellowships and access to a network of corporate partners and alumni to increase diversity in corporate leadership and business education.

First Fortune│UNC online executive program is "Leading With Purpose."

With the flexibility of online learning, executives can learn wherever they are in the world.

Margaret Cording to lead UNC Executive Development

Cording brings corporate, academic, executive education and global experience to the role.

OneMBA graduates 14th class of global leaders

The OneMBA® Class of 2017 studied global business on four continents.

UNC Kenan-Flagler student receives startup fellowship

Chi Nwogu (MBA ’18) will receive a $5,000 award to develop his social venture.

Time Inc.’s Fortune and UNC Kenan-Flagler partner to create online business program

Fortune and UNC Kenan-Flagler are working together to create new online programs for business leaders scheduled to launch in fall 2017.

UNC Kenan-Flagler named leader in entrepreneurial education

AACSB selected UNC Kenan-Flagler for its innovative and creative best practices in entrepreneurship.

Mary Moore Hamrick named Alumni Council chair

Hamrick is Grant Thornton LLP’s national managing principal of Public Policy. She brings nearly 30 years of professional services experience to the Alumni Council.

Kenan Investment Management Fellows named

The merit-based fellowship assists MBA students gain summer internships and full-time offers with firms in the alternative investment space.

How to build global brands is focus of professor's new book

Global marketing expert Jan-Benedict Steenkamp provides actionable strategies to launch, grow and revive global brands.

UNC Kenan-Flagler to host webinar on accounting fraud

The webinar will take a deep dive into financial fraud by dissecting case studies with accounting expert Mandy Sayers of TIAA.

Launch Chapel Hill welcomes new group of local startups

The seventh cohort includes commercial and social ventures with a variety of long-term business goals.

NBA Development League president to speak Feb. 21

Turner (BSBA '93) oversees the business and basketball operations of the NBA D-League.

UNC Kenan-Flagler to host OneMBA open house Feb. 11

Working professionals will attend a class session and learn about the innovative global executive MBA program.

Kenan Institute answers “What Next, America?”

Providing solutions to critical economic issues facing the Trump Administration is the focus of a new report.

UNC wins 2017 Deloitte National Case Competition

A team of Tar Heel MBA students brought home first place and a $20,000 prize.

Gen. Michael Hayden, former CIA and NSA director, to speak

Hayden, the author of a book on U.S. intelligence in the age of terror, will give the Weatherspoon Lecture.

Dina Rousset receives Chamber's Town and Gown award

Rousset, associate director of the Center for Entrepreneurial Studies at UNC Kenan-Flagler, received the award from the Chapel Hill-Carrboro Chamber of Commerce as part of its annual Salute to Community Heroes.

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