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Business school spotlight

Alumna launches startup to help student-athletes become leaders

When I really started thinking about who I was and what I cared about and what I was passionate about, it kept coming back to sports.

From her time studying at KU to getting an MBA at Harvard Business School and co-founding a nonprofit, sports have played a pivotal role in Rebecca Feickert’s life.

Read more on Medium
KU accounting alumna Rebecca Feickert speaks to young athletes.
 

Business school numbers

Ranked no.
39
(tied) among public universities
U.S. News & World Report
Ranked no.
62
(tied) nationally, overall
U.S. News & World Report
Total Enrollment
2,500+
Students, Fall 2018
Freshman Direct Admits
350+
Students, Fall 2018
Undergraduates
85%
Placement, at graduation
Recent graduate data
Undergraduates
$50K
Average starting salary
Recent graduate data
 

Recent blog posts

January 08, 2019

By Brigitte Siel, senior supply chain management major

Senior Brigitte Siel works with a Business Jayhawk during an in-class workshop.

This fall, the Business Communication Center (BCC) at the School of Business started in-class workshops to support the course BUS 305: Business Writing. BUS 305 is required for all business students and focuses on written communication in business. The ability to draft, edit and revise professional documents is a key learning outcome of the course. The new workshops bring writing coaches to class four times during the semester to help students prepare each assignment.

Helping students develop writing skills

Through the writing workshops, students get... Read more

December 07, 2018

Students in lecturer Ken Ward’s Honors Management and Leadership — Business Policy and Strategy (MGMT 499) course got a ticket to working with a major company thanks to a semester-long project with AMC Theatres this fall.

The project included a presentation from CFO Craig Ramsey, a visit to AMC’s Leawood, Kansas-based headquarters and an opportunity to “mystery shop” at the theater, culminating in a series of presentations on Nov. 28. Seven groups shared potential recommendations on recent AMC initiatives to a panel of the company’s leadership.

The panel included Ramsey; Frank Ybarra, AMC’s VP of communications and events; David Leonard, director of the company’s financial department; and Pamela Sandler, VP of social media... Read more

 

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