Fordham Full-Time Cohort MBA students listen to a presentation about NYC Bike Share during Immersion Week.

For MBA students, lessons on 2 wheels during Immersion Week

Most people don’t envision an MBA education being delivered in a squat, unremarkable building beneath the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway in Sunset Park. For one morning during the Gabelli School’s Immersion Week for first-year Full-Time Cohort MBA students, it most certainly was. The surroundings were ordinary, even a little bleak, but the business the MBA students were visiting was not. […]


Last career fair of the academic year on Feb. 10

Still looking for that perfect internship or dream job? The final career and internship fair for the academic year is coming up on Feb. 10, so don’t miss it! The event, featuring more than 115 employers seeking to connect with Fordham students, will be held from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. in the McGinley Ballroom. […]


Win $750 in ‘March Madness’ data analytics competition

Do you think you have the data-analysis chops to predict the results of this year’s NCAA basketball tournament? Then join with three of your fellow students and enter Fordham University’s “March Data Crunch Madness” competition. Students will compete in groups of four to build a computer model to predict the “March Madness” NCAA results. A […]

A record-setting number of students attended this year's Gabelli School of Business Networking Carnival, held on Jan. 29, 2016. (Photo by Bailey Link)

Students network over games at annual carnival

By Bailey Link It is rare that students have the opportunity to meet recruiters without the nerves that come with looking for an internship or a job. Providing that chance was the purpose of the Gabelli School of Business Networking Carnival held this week in McGinley Ballroom. Sponsored by the Fordham chapter of Beta Alpha Psi, […]

Associate Professor Michael Pirson

Pirson honored for work to reframe purpose of business

Michael Pirson’s efforts to reshape global businesses as catalysts for improving society and solving some of its ills have brought him a new honor and responsibility. Pirson, an associate professor of management systems at the Gabelli School of Business, has been named a distinguished fellow at the Fowler Center at Case Western Reserve University in […]


Conference on Feb. 6 a must for budding entrepreneurs

If you’re looking for a little inspiration for your entrepreneurial efforts, a visit to Fordham University’s Lincoln Center campus in February will give you what you need. The Gabelli School of Business fifth annual Entrepreneurship Conference, scheduled for 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Feb. 6, features some of New York City’s leading entrepreneurs and venture capitalists sharing […]

Brian Dunn

For Gabelli’s Dunn, helping students is ‘the greatest thing’

You might see Brian Dunn around Hughes Hall, but do you know what he does? The affable eight-year veteran of the Gabelli School of Business has a varied and important role. Learn more in this transcript of our conversation with Brian, edited only for clarity and continuity: Q. Tell us about your job and what […]

Shrey Patel attended the Alternative Investments Conference, sponsored by the London School of Economics recently.

MBA student finds career inspiration at London conference

For Shrey Patel, MBA ’17, a trip to London was the perfect opportunity to network and fine-tune his career aspirations. Patel was one of about 320 attendees at the January Alternative Investments Conference, held annually by the London School of Economics. Just getting a chance to go was an accomplishment: About 7,700 applied to attend. While there, […]

Students and recruiters mingle at the 2015 Networking Carnival.

Meet recruiters, have fun at Feb. 1 networking carnival

How good are you at the ring toss? Bring your carnival-game skills, your networking abilities and your desire to have some fun to the Gabelli School of Business Annual Networking Carnival on Feb. 1. But whatever you do, don’t bring your résumé. The Big Four accounting firms – Deloitte, PriceWaterhouseCoopers, EY and KPMG – and […]