Yearly Archives: 2017

Six Faculty Receive First Annual Dean’s Impact Award

Six outstanding faculty in the Gies College of Business have been announced as the first class of recipients for the newly established Dean’s Impact Award: Angel Chatterton, Noah Isserman, Robert Metzger, Hayden Noel, Rachel Schwartz, and Martin Widdicks. This new … Continued

Otnes Invested as Petullo Professor

“It’s pretty darn cool for a ritual scholar to get a ritual,” Cele Otnes said at her investiture as the Anthony Petullo Professor of Business Administration. Held on September 22, 2017, the investiture ceremony celebrated Otnes and her accomplishments as … Continued

College of Business Receives $150 Million Naming Gift

Investment accelerates progress towards being the best and most innovative undergraduate business college in the country The College of Business at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign will be known as the Gies College of Business after an unprecedented investment … Continued

Business Welcomes Tech Innovation Lab at Illini Chabad

The College of Business is delighted to welcome a new resource for students to the campus community. The Illini Chabad has unveiled its new CME Goldstick Tech Innovation Lab. Established with funding provided in part by the Chicago Mercantile Exchange … Continued

Winter Named Chair of APPE Board

Gretchen Winter, the executive director for the Center for Professional Responsibility in Business and Society in the College of Business at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, has been named to a two-year term as chair of the executive board … Continued

Ye Appointed to National Bureau of Economic Research

Assistant Professor of Finance Mao Ye was recently appointed to the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER). Founded in 1920, the NBER is a private, nonprofit, nonpartisan organization dedicated to conducting economic research and to disseminating research findings among academics, … Continued