2017 News Stories

Group Diversity
New Course Brings Diversity into the Workplace

In 2015, Professor Katherine Guthrie was honored with the two-year Mansfield professorship, and was given $10,000 worth of funds to spend on initiatives to benefit students. Guthrie used the majority of the funds to spearhead a diversity initiative in the Raymond A. Mason School of Business.

Door to Brinkley
Winners announced in Carlyle Group's annual case competition

Two teams of students at the Mason School of Business won the 2017 Carlyle Case Competition, held February 17 at William & Mary's Miller Hall. The Carlyle Group sponsors the challenge which provides students with the opportunity to put their education to work in a real-world, complex business situation.

Atrium with Pierre
Student-run fund reaches $1 million milestone

The Batten Fund, an investment portfolio managed by second year MBA students at William & Mary's Raymond A. Mason School of Business, reached $1 million for the first time in its history.

Professor Paul Blossom
Professor Blossom Awarded Dungan Fellowship

Paul Blossom, a William & Mary Professor of Operations and Information Technology at the Raymond A. Mason School of Business, was recently awarded the Thomas and Teri Dungan BBA Teaching Fellowship Award.

Sam Pressler '15
Mason alumnus among Forbes' top 30 under 30

Graduate Sam Pressler ’15, was recently named among the top 30 social entrepreneurs under the age of 30 by Forbes. Pressler, who studied finance at William & Mary,