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University of Texas wins 12th annual Alpha Challenge

MBA students from 16 business schools battled to win the premier U.S. investment management competition hosted by UNC Kenan-Flagler.

Research finds activist hedge funds deliver returns only during takeovers

A new study finds that an activist campaign substantially boosted the probability that the company would receive a takeover bid.

Working professionals graduate from EMBA Programs

UNC Kenan-Flagler celebrated its Evening and Weekend EMBA graduates Oct. 29.

UNC Kenan-Flagler presents 2016 alumni awards

Six alumni who personify the School’s core values are honored.

Carolina Women in Business hosts conference Nov. 18

Titled “Imagine, Invest, Inspire: Make Your Mark on the Workplace,” the conference will feature keynote addresses, workshops and panels.

Betabrand CEO to speak at UNC Kenan-Flagler Nov. 7

Founder of an online clothing company, UNC Kenan-Flagler graduate Chris Lindland will share 20 years of startup experience.

UNC Kenan-Flagler launches Center of Sport Business

The center will be a hub for scholarship, entrepreneurship and research-based education in sport business.

Global OneMBA ranked among world's best by Financial Times

UNC Kenan-Flagler partners with top schools in Mexico, Brazil, the Netherlands and China to offer a truly global executive MBA program.

First online class of Master of Accounting Program graduates

The online MAC format uses technology to enhance learning and access for students to a top accounting education.

UNC Kenan-Flagler publishes new digital edition of research magazine

Research insights are featured in the award-winning digital magazine.

Companies with female CEOs are more effective at creating inclusive cultures

Companies with female CEOs do a better job creating a culture of inclusion according to a study by UNC Kenan-Flagler.

Duke Energy CEO to speak at UNC Kenan-Flagler on Oct. 4

Good will give a free, public talk as a part of the Dean’s Speaker Series at UNC Kenan-Flagler.

MBA@UNC ranked No. 1 online MBA program

For the second year, MBA@UNC is ranked the No. 1 online MBA program by the Princeton Review.

“What Next, America?” Conference Set for Oct. 14

Business leaders, academics and policy makers will examine critical economic issues facing the next U.S. presidential administration.

U.S. News & World Report ranks Undergraduate Business Program No. 9

The Undergraduate Business Program is recognized as among the best in the U.S.

Student-managed funds make two new investments

The new investments are the sixth and seventh investments for the fund. Student managers are responsible for the day-to-day operations and general management of the fund.

Mahka Moeen receives Kauffman Foundation fellowship

The award recognizes her research contributions to entrepreneurship.

Accounting professors honored for research impact

A Carolina trio brought home an award for research relevant to the professional practice of accounting.

Amgen executive Rolf Hoffmann joins faculty

Rolf K. Hoffmann (MBA '87) is the former senior vice president of U.S. commercial operations for Amgen.

Employees ready to quit might behave badly before heading out the door

The intention to quit can change employees’ behavior while they’re still on the job.

OneMBA graduates 13th class of global leaders

The executives began their studies in 2014 in Washington, D.C. with students from OneMBA partner schools coming from China, Brazil, Mexico and the Netherlands.

Research ranked in top 10 in two global rankings

UNC Kenan-Flagler ranked in the top 10 in two global rankings of research productivity.

Mark Little named executive director of Kenan Institute

Little will continue his service to the Kenan Institute in his new leadership role.

Harvard Business Review names best leadership article

Professor Brad Staats' article "Why Organizations Don't Learn" received the 2016 Warren Bennis Prize.

Resilient Leadership Program helps executives combat stress

Developing resiliency is the focus of a new leadership program offered by UNC Executive Development June 8-10.

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