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Global, Stories, Students | Oct 02, 2013 |

Sama Habib selected to attend peace conference in Moldova

Sama Habib (GSB ’14) is one of only three Americans — and only 30 young people worldwide — accepted to attend a Peace Building in Eastern Europe seminar later this month in the nation of Moldova. The conference will allow …

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Areas of Study, Entrepreneurship, Entrepreneurship Society, Stories, Students | Sep 11, 2013 |

A sophomore entrepreneur is back, better than ever

Please welcome Emily Raleigh (GSB ’16) back to the dance floor. This sophomore entrepreneur is the brain behind the Smart Girls Group, one of only three student ventures nationwide to win a grant last spring from the Kenneth Cole Foundation. Her group aims to …

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Areas of Study, Entrepreneurship, Entrepreneurship Society, Students | Aug 27, 2013 |

Local headline for a Class of 2013 entrepreneur

When Andrew Kingsley (GSB ’13) graduated in May, some of his entrepreneurship professors predicted he’d make headlines one day. It didn’t take long for that day to come. Andrew’s business, The Concourse Fund — one of the first four ventures …

Stories, Students | Aug 22, 2013 |

Welcome, Class of 2017!

    Well, hello, Class of 2017! You’re ours now. Today, members of the freshman class experienced their one-day transition into Gabelli School students — a.k.a. academic orientation. They heard from a roster of distinguished speakers, among them Mario Gabelli …

Entrepreneurship, Students | Jul 29, 2013 |

Now is the time for one alum’s ConnectNow app

ConnectNow, an iOS app created by a team that includes Joseph Sorrentino (GSB ’13), officially launched yesterday and is available for download. The app is a new way to exchange personal information, an electronic update to the business cards of …

Entrepreneurship, Students | May 06, 2013 |

Connect in a few weeks with ConnectNow

by Balt Heldring (GSB ’14) In life, people can do one of two things: create or follow. Most students will do the latter, following in the footsteps of someone who has already made millions in the hopes of doing the …

Entrepreneurship, Event Recaps, Students | Apr 30, 2013 |

Fordham shows up strong at social-entrepreneur gathering

by Farzana Ali (GSB ’15) Among the 140 students at this month’s Shift Series social-entrepreneurship conference, which university had the largest contingent? Hint: You attend there. Yes, the Gabelli School of Business was the best-represented school at Shift, with every …

Event Recaps
Event Recaps, Students | Apr 23, 2013 |

GSB ‘intellectual entrepreneurs’ present their original work

by Farzana Ali (GSB ’15) “The university wants you to go out and be an intellectual entrepreneur.” This was among Professor Benjamin Cole’s remarks to student researchers who presented their original projects at last week’s second Gabelli Undergraduate Business Research …

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Areas of Study, Entrepreneurship, Students | Apr 18, 2013 |

Emily Raleigh wins one of 3 national entrepreneur grants

The Gabelli School’s own Emily Raleigh (GSB ’16) won a social entrepreneurship grant last weekend from the Kenneth Cole Foundation, joining two peers from Stanford University and Georgetown University. The grant totals $5,000, but its value is much greater. It also …

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Areas of Study, Business Economics, Finance, Students | Apr 10, 2013 |

Student Managed Investment Fund wins for second year

Last year, our Student Managed Investment Fund participants took home “Best Hybrid Fund” honors at the Global Asset Management Education Forum, sponsored by Quinnipiac University. This past weekend, they did it again! Congratulations to all 24 SMIF students, whose sharp …

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