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38 sophomores and juniors visit Chilean copper mine

Many people know that mining is a mainstay of the Chilean economy. Not many have put on a headlamp and burrowed into a mountain to witness how the country’s nationalized mining company extracts copper. On Monday, 38 sophomores and juniors in the Gabelli School’s Global Business Honors Program visited El Teniente, a copper-mining complex about […]

Elizabeth Lilly of GAMCO Asset Management speaks during the Value Investing Executive Education Program, held at Fordham University.

Research is key in value investing, GAMCO analyst says

How can you tell if a company is one in which you should invest? It takes a lot of research, questions and eyes-on contact, Elizabeth Lilly, a chartered financial analyst with GAMCO Asset Management, told a group gathered for a two-day Value Investing Executive Education Program at Fordham University‘s Gabelli School of Business last week. […]

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Accounting standards to be focus of April 1 talk at Baruch

Two men who have significant experience with accounting standards will discuss the past, present and future of those standards during a presentation at Baruch College on April 1. Sir David Tweedie, who headed the International Accounting Standards Board between 2001 and 2011, and Robert Herz, who chaired the Financial Accounting Standards Board between 2002 and […]


Sports Business Symposium scheduled for March 26

Sessions exploring everything from endorsement deals to analytics in sports will be the highlights of the third annual Gabelli School of Business Sports Business Symposium on March 26. The symposium, to be held from 4 p.m. to 9:15 p.m. at the Flom Auditorium in the Walsh Library on Fordham University’s Rose Hill campus, is being […]

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Conference for Positive Marketing set for March 25-26

Can you love a brand and not be materialistic? That question and others will be topics of discussion in a number of presentations scheduled for the fourth annual Conference for Positive Marketing being held on March 25 and 26 at Fordham University’s Lincoln Center campus. The conference, put on by the Gabelli School of Business […]

Associate Professor Frank Werner speaks during a presentation during Sustainability Week.

Werner: Is it time to rethink the traditional financial paradigm?

A Gabelli School of Business associate professor urged students to challenge the existing business paradigm by thinking about how a more sustainable financial system can be developed. Frank Werner, in a recent Sustainability Week presentation to a group of students, asked what sustainability – often described as the area in which social, environmental and economic […]


March 24: Does tech figure into your future? Find out

Undergraduates: Want to know how technology can make a difference in your career? “IT in Your Career,” a panel discussion featuring reps from large employers such as Ernst & Young, Deloitte, KPMG and more, will show you. The discussion will be held from 4:30 p.m. to 6:15 p.m. on March 24 in Room 208 of Hughes Hall. […]

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New PPD advisor availability for Rose Hill

Have questions about your next career step? Or about the internship/job search? The Gabelli School of Business Personal and Professional Development Center has revised its career advising schedule and is urging students to come on in. Use Gabelli Access to make an appointment. Other questions may be addressed by email at ppdc@fordham.edu. The following are the names, coverage […]

Gabelli School of Business Dean Donna Rapaccioli appears on Squawk Box on Thursday, March 19.

Rapaccioli discusses ‘global vision’ of Gabelli School

Gabelli School of Business Dean Donna Rapaccioli, who appeared on CNBC’s Squawk Box on Thursday to talk about the business school’s recent unification, discussed Fordham University’s “global vision” and its use of “New York as our platform for education” as vital advantages for students. Joining the panel discussion on the future of MBA education was Mario […]