Six students representing Emory University’s Goizueta Business School and Master’s in Development Practice program began the Spring 2017 semester putting coursework into action at a garment factory in the Dominican[…]
“I believe business schools should be in service to the business community,” James says. “We are about more than excellent academics for students or a consistent vehicle for career success. We are about adding value to the world through research, problem solving, and lifelong learning.”
In recent years, under faculty leadership, Goizueta has undertaken wholesale curriculum updates designed to provide more industry-specific and contemporary coursework. Meet some of the new — and very well-connected — faculty in the classroom.
Lynne Segall joined Goizueta Business Schoollynne segall in 2015 as the Associate Dean for Management Practice, the experiential learning program in which student teams provide consulting services to a real-life client.
Goizueta Business School hosted more than 200 business executives from more than 130 Fortune 500, mid-size, entrepreneurial and nonprofit organizations May 5. The event, part of Goizueta IMPACT, was designed to showcase 25 MBA student teams that produced consulting-like projects for 19 companies.