See the Wisconsin School of Business in action by reading our feature stories, showcasing the latest initiatives and impact from our faculty, staff, students, and alumni.

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Making a Difference: Wisconsin MBA Students Help Nonprofit Improve Its Supply Chain

July 10, 2019

Two Wisconsin MBA students tackle a real-world business problem for a good cause: improving the supply chain practices of Madison’s Porchlight Products.

Auditing Course Redesign Prepares WSB Students to Succeed from Day One

July 2, 2019

Assistant Professor Emily Griffith used her Cynthia and John Ihlenfeld Professorship for Inspired Learning to make WSB’s advanced audit and assurance course more responsive. “Employers want people to figure out what to do that hasn’t been done before. They are looking for students who have that willingness to teach themselves how to do new things.”

American Express executive Susan Chapman-Hughes speaks to a crowd of MBA students.

Video: Susan Chapman-Hughes of American Express Offers Career Advice

June 25, 2019

From a community planner in Tennessee to an executive at American Express, Susan Chapman-Hughes (MBA ’98) has had an unconventional career path. She shared her perspective on life and leadership as part of WSB's M. Keith Weikel Leadership Speaker Series.

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WSB Accounting Faculty Honored with American Accounting Association Awards

June 21, 2019

WSB's Emily Griffith and Tom Linsmeier garnered top awards from the American Accounting Association for their achievements in research and education.

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Companies with WSB Ties Take Top Prizes in 2019 Governor's Business Plan Contest

June 10, 2019

GrowthChart Records, Inc., and Blexx Technology, both startups with WSB ties, came away winners in this year's Governor's Business Plan Contest. The competition is produced by the Wisconsin Technology Council.

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Video: Dan Lynch a Featured Expert on Tax Policy Center Panel

June 7, 2019

WSB's Dan Lynch weighed in on the effects of 2017's Tax Cuts and Jobs Act during a conference sponsored by the Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center and the University of North Carolina Tax Center.

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