2012 Stories

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Executive-in-Residence: Ali Siddiqui

The Mason School of Business was lucky enough to host Ali J. Siddiqui — a sponsor of JS Group, one of Pakistan's largest conglomerates, Managing Partner of JS Private Equity, and a board member of the Acumen Fund — as an Executive-in-Residence throughout the day of November 5, 2012. Here are some photos from his day at Miller Hall on the campus of the College of William and Mary.

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Mason School of Business to host economy forum

The Mason School of Business will open the doors of Miller Hall to welcome the public in for a conversation on the issues facing the U.S. economy and what happens next on the evening of Monday, Oct. 22 starting at 7 p.m.

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GM CEO Dan Akerson's visit to Miller Hall

The CEO of General Motors, Dan Akerson, stopped by Miller Hall and visited with members of the Mason School of Business family — notably with the students. He spoke on the importance of leadership and brand, and how GM has turned things from bankruptcy to their most profitable year in company history in such a short period.

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W&M remains a top university in latest U.S. News undergraduate ranking

Despite financial resources that continue to lag behind its national peers, William & Mary remains one of the top universities in the nation – and one of the best for undergraduate teaching -- according to rankings released by U.S. News & World Report today.

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MBA students in the business of giving back

Nick Skantz stood on the weather-beaten grey steps of the Grove Christian Outreach Center located on Route 60. After four years as an undergrad, he thought he knew the Williamsburg area, at least the hot spots for students and the restaurants. But he had never been in an environment like this before.

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Flex MBA Peninsula Center Redesign Applauded

A sophisticated green and gold palette, warm task lighting, and leafy images of campus now greet those who enter the William & Mary Peninsula Center in Newport News, where Flex MBA classes are held.

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Commencement 2012

For the graduates of the Mason School of Business at the College of William and Mary, May 13, 2012 was a transformational day – one that will mark the day in which they will go forth and begin a new chapter.

Final Four

Congratulations to the W&M CFA Challenge Team – Dan Barzach, Dylan Simms, Liz Fireman and Alex Kocher – for making it to the finals of the CFA Challenge Americas Region Competition!

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Global water crisis: A social, business and economic issue

Students with William & Mary’s Mason School of Business MBA Program participate in a Water Walk across campus to raise awareness of the drastic water disparities between the United States and developing countries.