Alumni News, October 2020

Annette Adams (’19) has joined MGIC as its Chief Human Resources Officer. Previously, she worked at Kohl’s for 19 years, most recently as Senior Vice President of Human Resources. Patricia Contreras (’00) was recently promoted to Vice President of Global… Read More

Strategic Leadership Series Begins October 27

The Lubar School’s Strategic Leadership Series begins its next cohort in late October.  The series is aimed at mid- to upper-level executives (senior manager, director level) who lead one or more teams, have P&L responsibility, and are responsible for creating… Read More

Psychology of Choice Leads to Big Gains in Voluntary Giving

While purchasing coffee a few years ago, Katherine Du noticed the unusual way that the café’s baristas were eliciting tips. Instead of one jar, two jars sat side by side on the counter. One was labeled “Star Wars” and the… Read More

Internships are Key to the Lubar Experience

Internships are a huge part of the student experience at the Lubar School of Business. With the Lubar School’s close proximity and long-standing relationships with companies in the metropolitan Milwaukee area, there are abundant opportunities for students to intern throughout… Read More

Lubar Advisor Honored with 2020 WACADA Advising Excellence Award

Rachel Carr, Senior Academic Advisor in the Lubar School of Business, was recognized with the 2020 Advising Excellence Award from the Wisconsin Academic Advising Association at its annual conference in September. Carr says that her advising philosophy has always been… Read More

#Retweet: How to Compose Shareable Tweets

If you want to increase awareness of your brand, then Twitter was made for you. Your followers are some of your best brand ambassadors, as they voluntarily publicize your content to a broader audience. However, on social media, you don’t… Read More

Welcome, New Faculty!

The Lubar School of Business welcomes four new faculty members this fall! Cheng Chen Assistant Professor Information Technology Management Dr. Chen focuses on computational and data-driven research with emphasis on the impacts on business. Specifically, he combines theories of information… Read More

Lubar Student Named APICS Milwaukee Student of the Year

Katherine Walker, a senior double-majoring in Supply Chain & Operations Management and Finance, has been named the APICS-Milwaukee Student of the Year. APICS is the premier professional organization in supply chain management. In addition to being an active member of… Read More

Webinar on the Economy and Today’s Market

Webinar Recording Available Now! The market’s whiplash-inducing performance over the last four months has been astonishing. Now, as the economy begins to open up again, the financial market has been on a tear. Is the bad news all behind us?… Read More