Dean Roomkin Appointed to Kauffman Commission on Entrepreneurial Curriculum
Posted 12.19.05Dean Myron Roomkin has been appointed as a member of the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation Commission on Entrepreneurial Curriculum. The purpose of the Commission is to provide the Foundation with guidance relating to a universal and/or comprehensive curriculum related to the preparation of university-level students in entrepreneurship.
Look Who's Reading Resonant Leadership!
Posted 12.13.05Meet Mischa the Cat, Rachel Madewell's new kitty!
Executive Education for Weatherhead Staff
Posted 12.12.05Participate in one- and two-day Executive Education Seminars either for free or a reduced charge.
Faculty Spotlight: Melvin L. Smith, Organizational Behavior
Posted 12.9.05Weatherheadlines sat down with Melvin L. Smith, Assistant Professor in the Department of Organizational Behavior to talk about his research regarding social capital and networks, and to ask him: Why is there all that Pittsburgh Steeler’s paraphernalia in your office?
Weatherhead Press and Recognition
Posted 12.9.05Weatherhead students, alumni, and faculty are often interviewed for print, radio and online publications or receive recognition and awards. Weatherheadlines will use this newly created section to report on such coverage.
Distance Learning/eCollege 12/15 Workshop
Posted 12.9.05Learn more about eCollege training.
Alumni Spotlight: Leslie A. Yerkes, MSOD '89
Posted 12.9.05Learn more about Leslie A. Yerkes, ’89 MSOD and president and CEO of Catalyst Consulting Group about her degree.
Posted 12.8.05Explore how as managers we can create an accepting environment that values diversity and creates the dynamic work environment.
UNICON 2005 Conference Update
Posted 12.8.05Founded in 1972 as an association of executive education program directors, UNICON has evolved from an informal common-interest group to an incorporated non-profit organization committed to advance the field of university-sponsored executive education.
AI Concepts Help Houston Mental Health Community Deal with Post-Katrina
Posted 12.8.05Betsy Schwartz, a recent Weatherhead AI certificate attendee and executive director of the Mental Health Association of Greater Houston, used Appreciative Inquiry to bring together public and private sector stakeholders in Houston. What they learned from one another was critical when Katrina consequences hit Houston.
Staff Spotlight: Bob Knight, Associate Dean for Finance and Administration
Posted 12.8.05Get to know Bob Knight, associate dean for finance and administration.
Bon Voyage, Exchange Students!
Posted 12.8.05First semester exchange students return home.
MBA Open House, 12/21/05
Posted 12.7.05The WSOM Programs Office will host an MBA Open House on Wednesday, December 21st at 6:00pm in PBL 103
Physician Executive Institute 2006 Leadership Class Forming
Posted 12.7.05Created to enhance physicians' effectiveness as leaders, the Physician Executive Institute is an interactive program with outstanding internationally known faculty and enthusiastic physician participants.
Upcoming Alumni Events
Posted 12.7.05Mark your calendar to attend an upcoming alumni event. From networking to social activities to annual events, we have an event for you.
Posted 12.7.05Keep up with what's happening with your former classmates in Alumni Notes, a new feature in Weatherheadlines. If you have news you would like to share, please send it to WSOMAlum@case.edu.
David A. Bowers Economic Forecast Luncheon Sponsors
Posted 12.7.05Look for a wrap up of the luncheon in the January issue of Weatherheadlines.
Internships in Argentina
Posted 12.7.05CDS International offers internships in Argentina.
Executive Seminars: An Investment in Continuous Learning
Posted 12.7.05Come to Weatherhead and immerse yourself in best thinking, put ideas to work through case studies and hands-on interaction, learn best practices, and walk away with knowledge and strategies you can put into immediate action. To meet your needs and your organization’s needs, seminars may be taken individually or combined to earn a certificate – it’s that simple.
Spotlight: Developing Leadership through Emotional Intelligence Certificate
Posted 12.7.05Strong leadership is an organization’s most powerful competitive advantage. But great leadership requires more than technical knowledge or functional expertise. Come to Weatherhead to learn how our Emotional Intelligence enables us to foster outstanding performance and organizational effectiveness.
December ITG Update
Posted 12.7.05The December update from ITG includes information on getting ready for Spring Semester Courses using the Blackboard Wizard and Classroom on Track. Additionally, tips are provided for using the faculty profile database.
Spotlight on Faculty Books: Conversations with the Authors
Posted 12.7.05"Spotlight on Faculty Books: Conversations with the Authors" is the third event in a series of breakfasts that focuses on research occuring at the Weatherhead School of Management. Other events include: "Surviving and Thriving in the New Global Economy;" and "Managing Healthcare Costs through Incentives." Cultivate Your Knowledge. Attend the Weatherhead Breakfast Series sponsored by Crowe Chizek.
Weatherhead Career Services
Posted 12.6.05Weatherhead offers career services for students.
New International Flags
Posted 12.6.05Two new international flags added in Peter B. Lewis atrium.
Weatherhead Professor Co-Authors New Study Linking Age, Entrepreneurial Activity
Posted 12.6.05A new study co-authored by Moren Levesque, assistant professor of operations and management studies, finds link between age distribution of a country's population and its level of entrepreneurial activity.
Weatherhead Student Telethon a Success
Posted 12.6.05Weatherhead alumni make student telethon a success.
Finance and Investment Club
Posted 12.5.05The WSOM Finance and Investment Club has had an active month. Look for further updates each month.
Bold Thinker Event - Huge Success
Posted 12.1.05The Weatherhead School of Management held the first Bold Thinkers event of the series, presented by Calfee, Halter and Griswold, LLP, on November 30th.
Congratulations to Weatherhead 100 Winners
Posted 12.1.05Weatherhead would like to congratulate all the 2005 Weatherhead 100 winners and MemberHealth, Inc. for being #1. On December 6, the Council for Smaller Enterprises (COSE) in partnership with the Weatherhead School of Management held the Weatherhead 100 Awards Banquet and honored the 100 fastest growing companies in Northeast Ohio. This year, 53 COSE member companies received this esteemed honor.