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Twin cities? Students survey New Yorkers’ perceptions of Rio, report to tourist board

By Tom Stoelker Last month, students from Westchester’s Executive MBA program presented findings from a survey of New Yorker’s perceptions of Rio de Janeiro to the Rio Visitors’s Convention Bureau in Brazil. The consultation was the capstone project of a summer session led by Professor John Hollwitz, Ph.D. The consult focused on how Rio could increase […]

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10/24: Register now for the Fordham Women in Business conference

Join Fordham Women in Business for its annual conference on October 24, 2014. This year’s topic, “Male Allies in the Workplace,” is sure to set a luminous stage for vigorous discussion and debate. Women and men are invited to attend—both graduate students and undergraduates—for  an evening that will offer plenty of opportunities to network with the keynote speaker […]

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Merrill Lynch Wealth Management Advisor Speaks to SWS

By Lauren Kelly (GSB ’18) The Fall Seminar Series continued for Smart Woman Securities (SWS) on September 24 as the group welcomed Fordham alumnus Marc Rosa, Wealth Management Advisor at Merrill Lynch. Rosa provides strategies for asset and liability management and helps small to medium-sized companies, non-profit organizations, and endowments of charities create plans to […]

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Register by 10/1: J.P. Morgan SPG Live Talk

Interested in learning more about securitized products at J.P. Morgan? If you’re a freshman, sophomore or junior, you can get the inside story on J.P. Morgan’s Securitized Products Group (SPG) from employees themselves by joining a Live Talk on October 2. The chat will cover training, development and mentorship opportunities, as well as summer internships in sales […]

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10/2: Bloomberg editor-in-chief on truth and Twitter

Matthew Winkler, editor-in-chief of Bloomberg News, will visit Fordham University on October 2, 2014 to discuss journalism in the digital age, and truth in news reporting. Winkler founded the global news service with Michael Bloomberg in 1990. “Truth in the age of Twitter” is co-sponsored by the Gabelli School of Business and Fordham College at Lincoln Center. […]

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Success story: Viacom recruits Denisse Garcia for fall internship

Just 24 hours after her interview, Denisse Garcia (GSB’15) got word that she’d been selected for the marketing communications internship at VMN Corp.—Viacom. It’s an exciting opportunity for this marketing, communications and media management major because the internship involves working on popular TV channels, including TV Land, Comedy Central and Spike TV channels. Ad sales and sponsorships and product […]

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Apply by 10/5 for J.P. Morgan pre-internship seminars

J.P. Morgan offers many chances for college students to learn about the company and explore internship and employment opportunities. Three November pre-internship seminars are open to sophomore and junior students, but if you’re interested in attending, you must apply by Sunday, October 5, 2014. Shadow J.P. Morgan employees, attend skill-building sessions and network at this corporate and […]

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Smart Woman Securities Fall Seminar Series Begins

By Lauren Kelly (GSB ’18) Smart Woman Securities (SWS) kicked off its Fall Seminar Series on September 17 with a presentation by Drew Henriques, CFA, an associate in J.P. Morgan’s Municipal Research and Strategies team. Mr. Henriques has varied experience in the credit research field, having worked at Vanguard Group, Moody’s Investor Service and the […]

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Top Ten Takeaways from Town Hall

Elisha Simon (GSB ’17) and Yancy Carrasco (GSB ’16), contributing reporters September’s Town Hall meeting with Dean Rapaccioli revealed news about where the Gabelli School is now, and where its headed, as well as many exciting plans for future programs and events students can benefit from. Here are ten takeaways from the session, and great reasons for […]