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From students experiencing novel learning opportunities to faculty developing innovative curriculum and classes, our collection of news stories brings you the latest developments and initiatives at WSB.

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Seeding Tech Growth in Wisconsin’s Fertile Ground

July 30, 2020

The Creative Destruction Lab is launching a program in partnership with UW–Madison and American Family Insurance focused on high-tech startups tackling risk. The program leverages WSB's strength in risk management and insurance, as well as the UW-Madison School of Computer, Data and Information Sciences.

On Success: Key Takeaways from WSB’s Leadership Speaker Series

July 22, 2020

How do you define success? Five leaders from WSB's M. Keith Weikel Leadership Speaker Series share their perspectives on the topic as excerpted from their talks at the School.

Precollege BEL Program Goes Virtual for Summer 2020

July 3, 2020

The Business Emerging Leaders (BEL) Program is going virtual this year as a result of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, but students and faculty are seeing it as an opportunity, not a drawback. “Although the program will lack the in-person events and bonding," says returning BEL student Darius Hazen, "I'm still very excited to learn and become college ready while also talking to my classmates and friends, even under the current situation.”

Forward Thinking Blog

Faculty members at WSB achieve global recognition for their groundbreaking research. They share their findings in the Forward Thinking blog, providing answers to important questions and business insights you can trust.

What WSB Research Says About Social Media

July 27, 2020

Takeaways from Wisconsin School of Business faculty research on the topic of social media.

WSB’s Hart Posen and Intuit Cofounder Scott Cook Discuss COVID-19 and the Business Landscape

July 17, 2020

WSB's Hart Posen and Intuit cofounder Scott Cook share their perspectives and expertise on COVID-19 and the future of business as part of a special virtual series, "The UW Now Livestream: Innovation in a Pandemic: How COVID-19 Will Change the Landscape of Business."

Leadership During the Pandemic: States with Women Governors Had Fewer COVID-19 Deaths

July 14, 2020

A study by WSB's Alex Stajkovic and Kayla Sergent (PhD '18) of Edgewood College finds that U.S. states with women governors had fewer COVID-19 deaths than their male counterparts. Stajkovic explains their findings and suggests ways organizations can foster better crisis leadership skills.

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