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Event Recaps, Stories | Feb 17, 2012 |

Miss out on International Business Week? Recaps here!

Did you miss the International Business Week presentation about global sustainability and “greening the supply chain”? If so, there’s still time to catch up on what Kevin Lyons, a highly regarded Rutgers University professor, taught to the students who attended: Click …

Accounting, Areas of Study, Event Recaps, Stories | Feb 09, 2012 |

Sherron Watkins, whistleblower, on the truth about Enron

Elizabeth Anderson (FCRH ’13) provides this account of Sherron Watkins’ speech at Fordham about uncovering the accounting deceptions that brought Enron down. As a Jesuit institution, Fordham emphasizes the development of each student’s personal ethics, both in the classroom and …

Coursework, Event Recaps, Stories | Jan 26, 2012 |

Team Kellogg’s takes home $1K in business competition

Proving the adage that hard work leads to great reward, five Gabelli students representing the Kellogg’s corporation took home top honors — and $1,000 — this past Tuesday in the integrated business core’s first business presentation competition. What will benefit …

Coursework, Event Recaps, Faculty, Stories | Jan 12, 2012 |

Juniors put their communications skills to the test

A reporter is on the phone demanding your reaction to just-announced charges of insider trading against your boss, the CEO. Think fast. What do you tell the reporter? One of your company’s most crucial suppliers delivers the news that she’s …

Event Recaps
Event Recaps, Stories | Dec 19, 2011 |

Whole Foods talks sustainability at Fordham

by Elizabeth Anderson (FCRH ’13) Sustainability — the filling of human social, economic and other needs in ways that still leave resources for future generations — is quickly progressing beyond a fad to a necessary element of every field of …

Areas of Study
Areas of Study, Event Recaps, Finance, Smart Woman Securities, Stories, Student Organizations & Clubs | Dec 06, 2011 |

Fueled by Starbucks, SWS team wins competition

Here’s advice from four members of Gabelli’s chapter of Smart Woman Securities: Starbucks is worth buying — for more than gingerbread lattes. These investors consider its stock a wise acquisition. For this semester’s Smart Woman Securities campus investment competition, Farzana …

Alumni, Areas of Study, Entrepreneurship, Entrepreneurship Society, Event Recaps, Stories, Student Organizations & Clubs | Nov 30, 2011 |

Failure can be a great thing, visiting entrepreneurs say

Walk around your class tomorrow and ask who wants to fail the final. You won’t find any takers, of course. Nobody wants to fail. But entrepreneurs who visited Fordham during the Gabelli-sponsored TrepCon — a week-long entrepreneurship conference — argued …

Event Recaps
Event Recaps, Stories | Nov 29, 2011 |

Kenta Shirafuji wins “Me and a Ram” pizza party

Congratulations to Kenta Shirafuji (GSB ’13) whose image was selected as the winner of the “Me and a Ram” student photo contest. His scene, which you’ll see below, won over our panel of Gabelli dean’s office judges. For his visual …

Areas of Study
Areas of Study, Event Recaps, IT / Information Systems, Stories | Nov 14, 2011 |

Attending a Gabelli event gets 3 students the inside track

Attending Gabelli events (yes, those things you see advertised on fliers around campus and here on GabelliConnect) can be your ticket to the personal connection that ends up launching your career. Three students had such an opportunity this month. By …

Alumni, Areas of Study, Event Recaps, Finance, Stories | Nov 03, 2011 |

Three Gabelli alumni enlighten sophomores on finance jobs

For students taking the first steps toward a business career, some of the subdivisions within the financial world — and the routes to landing work in those fields — can be somewhat opaque. Helping a group of Gabelli sophomores to …

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