An Alumni Evening with Dr. Yener Kandogan

The School of Management will host alumni at 501 Bar and Grill to have an evening of discussion with Dr. Yener Kandogan on Thursday, September 20th, 2018 from 5:30pm-6:30pm. The topic of discussion will be "Globalization and Middle Classes Around the World". Event is no cost to attend, but space is limited. Click image above to register.

UM-Flint students explore “The Business of the Arts in Japan”

A group of undergraduate and graduate students from a variety of UM-Flint’s programs, including: business, psychology, performing arts, and visual arts visited Japan for a ten day trip exploring the countryside to journal and sketch about their everyday experiences. School of Management faculty member accompanying the students, Greg Laurence, states, “[This experience] has sparked ideas how to design other courses that incorporate travel and bringing different academic disciplines together.” Click more to read the full article! 

UM-Flint School of Management professor receives fourth Fulbright award

Dr. Seyed Mehdian, a professor of finance in UM-Flint’s School of Management, has received a Fulbright award to conduct research in Romania in Winter 2019. This is the fourth time Mehdian has received a Fulbright award. Click MORE to read the full article.

Anesthesia student’s medical device idea wins UM-Flint business pitch competition

Nurse Anesthesia student Jason Flowers took home first place last month in the Hagerman Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation Business Pitch Competition. Click MORE to read the full article.


Inspired by 1000 Pitches, an entrepreneurship competition from MPowered (a student entrepreneurship organization at UM-Ann Arbor), A Zillion Solutions asked students to submit an idea in up to three of the following categories: Art, Flint Revitalization, Engineering & Inventions, Green Solutions, Health, Mobile Apps, Product/Service Innovation, Social Media Solutions, Tech & Web, and University Improvement.

U.S. News & World Report Lists UM-Flint as top Business School for 2018

The University of Michigan-Flint School of Management’s part-time MBA program has been listed as one of the top Business Schools to obtain an MBA as a part-time student by U.S. News & World Report for 2018.

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School of Management Entrepreneurs Win National Award

Members of the University of Michigan-Flint's Entrepreneurs Society recently brought back a national award—second place for cross campus involvement from the College Entrepreneurship Organization conference.

"Students for Others" Donates to Flint Blanket Drive

Students for Others was created in MGT 347 when students were given a project to raise money, with a choice of splitting or donating it. In collaboration with the Genesee County Health Department, Students for Others raised over $500 and donated it to Commissioner Clack's Blanket Drive. Students for Others includes Janica Eskridge, Madison McCrum, Julia Bowman, and Cameron McIntosh.

Faculty Highlight: Sy Banerjee, Ph.D.

Dr. Sy Banerjee's M-Powering Marketing in a Mobile World illustrates the processes by which mobile devices have transformed economies worldwide, the evolving face of Internet usage, strategies adopted by corporations, their applications in retail, emerging data and metric generation processes, as well as policy issues. It explains how mobile devices have become the market’s steppingstone toward an IoT-infused environment, a gateway for artificial intelligence–driven marketing processes and the entry portal for a potentially hyperautomated future of consumption.