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Alternative Investments Conference set for April 23-24

The event is forum for private equity, hedge fund, venture capital and limited partner professionals to network, share ideas and stay abreast of industry trends.

Tee up for charity at Business Cares Golf Classic April 17

UNC Kenan-Flagler hosts its 23rd annual charity golf tournament April 17.

The Nature Conservancy CEO to speak April 7

Mark Tercek's Dean’s Speaker talk is part of the 15-year anniversary celebration of UNC Kenan-Flagler as a global leader in sustainable enterprise.

Master of Accounting Program info sessions offered

Learn more about the MAC Program during information sessions.

Social impact fund added to student-managed portfolio

UNC Kenan-Flagler students will invest using socially responsible principles.

Basketball Analytics Summit will be held April 17-18

The event features panel discussions, research presentations, networking and a case competition with college and professional basketball experts and corporate partners.

Professor uses art to change minds about epilepsy

Sreedhari Desai is using art -- hers and her toddler's – to increase awareness of epilepsy.

Firms view industry switchers as risky business

Research by Camelia Kuhnen shows that uncertainty hinders firms' hiring of people who don't have experience working in their industry.

Kenan Creative Collaboratory to connect Kenan Institutes

The program will fund projects innovative research, teaching and problem-solving at the intersection of the institutes' work.

UNC Kenan-Flagler to host emerging markets conference

Corporate and academic leaders will discuss how multinational companies can overcome challenges to growth in emerging markets.

Kenan Institute offers patent and market strategy program

The program is open to UNC inventors as well as startups, small businesses and other universities.

OneMBA to host information sessions in D.C. area

OneMBA will host a lunch-and-learn session Feb. 12 in Washington, D.C. and an open house Feb. 14 in Leesburg, Va.

NC Clean Tech Summit set for Feb. 19-20

The event highlights innovations, trends and challenges and North Carolina’s central role in the growing clean-technology industry.

UNC teams compete in Neuro Startup Challenge

Four teams of PhD students were selected to compete in the National Institutes of Health's Neuro Startup Challenge.

Washington Post columnist to give Weatherspoon lecture

David Ignatius will deliver the annual Weatherspoon Lecture Jan. 29. He will discuss “Foreign Affairs – How to Fix the World.”

U.S. News & World Report ranks MBA@UNC No. 1

The unique online MBA program is based on UNC's tradition of excellence, innovation and access.

Hidden costs of working while sick uncovered

Everyone has worked while sick or in pain, but how does that affect job performance?

NCGrowth students collaborate with N.C. firms

NCGrowth student analysts report on economic development projects for companies in five N.C. counties.

Boss being a jerk? Blame it on bad night's sleep, study finds

Poor sleep quality can lead to abusive behavior by supervisors according to a study by Mike Christian and a global team of business professors.

Initiative promotes technology commercialization at UNC

The Kenan Institute announces an initiative for the entrepreneurial commercialization of technology at UNC.

Anxiety can lead to unethical behavior

Studies by Sreedhari Desai shows anxiety can lead to self-interested unethical behavior.

Columbia Business School wins 10th annual Alpha Challenge

MBA students from 16 top schools battled for the top spot in the premier investment management competition – the Alpha Challenge.

Jim Johnson to give UNC commencement address

His selection continues Carolina’s tradition of highlighting outstanding faculty as speakers at the December Commencement.

FoodCon looks at food industry and sustainabilty

The day-long conference is being hosted by UNC Kenan-Flagler’s Net Impact Chapter and Duke's Food Forum.

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