Lessons in Leadership

From the Summer 2017 edition of Vanderbilt Business

Whenever a business or organizational leader comes to campus, whether as part of the student-run Distinguished Speaker Series or simply to meet with students and faculty, Dean Eric Johnson always has one favor to ask: Sit down for a 10-minute … Continued

Lasting Impression

From the Summer 2017 edition of Vanderbilt Business

Students on Professor David Parsley’s DC Trek in April met with several notable economic figures in the nation’s capital, including Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen, who shared perspectives on leadership and monetary policy. The trek is open to students in … Continued

Elliot Waterbury, MAcc’15

From the Summer 2017 edition of Vanderbilt Business

Elliot Waterbury, MAcc’15, died June 14, 2017, in New York City. He was 25. Elliot was born and raised in St. Petersburg, Fla. He earned a master’s in accountancy and business valuations from Vanderbilt University in 2015 and was named … Continued

Diversity at Owen

From the Winter 2017 edition of Vanderbilt Business

In 1976, less than a decade after the first 10 students enrolled at Vanderbilt’s new Graduate School of Management, Amy Conlee began her business education. “I was at Owen at a very early stage,” recalls Amy Conlee, MBA’77. Our class … Continued

Intellectual capital

From the Spring 2016 edition of Vanderbilt Business

As members of one of the nation’s top research universities, Owen faculty always have something interesting on their minds. Here’s a portion of what two faculty members are currently considering. Jennifer Escalas Who: Jennifer Escalas, associate professor of marketing. Escalas … Continued

Owen News

From the Fall 2015 edition of Vanderbilt Business

Standing on StrengthTIPs Off and Running Vanderbilt business faculty are working with other Vanderbilt colleagues in three projects selected for the initial set of awards from Vanderbilt’s Trans-Institutional Program. The TIPs initiative supports cross-disciplinary research and collaboration, a core pillar … Continued