Innovating MBA Education

August 19th, 2013 · No Comments · Asper School, News

The University of Manitoba has launched a new innovative program:  the Asper MBA Executive Mentor program.  The program connects Asper MBA students with inspirational business leaders to provide MBA students with the opportunity to establish a professional network and gain insight into organizational culture, while increasing their knowledge of a specific industry.
Asper MBA Mentors act as […]

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A good business investment: The next generation of leaders

June 5th, 2013 · No Comments · Asper School, Students

The University of Manitoba is pleased to announce that the Associates of the I.H. Asper School of Business have pledged $1 million to support business education initiatives at the Asper School. The donation will be received over the next four years.
“The Associates of the Asper School of Business are among our most respected friends and […]

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Mr. Lululemon himself to speak to students

May 30th, 2013 · No Comments · Advisory, Asper School

Lululemon’s Chip Wilson, recipient of the 2013 International Distinguished Entrepreneur Award (IDEA), will hold court with Asper School of Business students on Tuesday, June 4th.
The University of Manitoba and the Associates, a group of more than 260 prominent business leaders who support the Asper School of Business, invite the University of Manitoba community to attend […]

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Lessons from the NHL

April 2nd, 2013 · No Comments · Advisory, Asper School, News

In the upcoming Stu Clark Distinguished Speaker Series at the University of Manitoba’s Asper School of Business, visiting professor Glenn Rowe will discuss what the NHL can teach organizations about leadership.
Rowe is the Paul MacPherson Chair in Strategic Leadership at the Richard Ivey School of Business at Western University. In his lecture he will use […]

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Students sleep outside to raise awareness and funds for homeless

March 7th, 2013 · No Comments · Advisory, Asper School, News, Outreach

Starting on March 10, for the fifth consecutive year, five students from the University of Manitoba’s Asper School of Business will join 27 universities in a national campaign called 5 Days for the Homeless.
From March 10-15, Morgan Fisher, Emily Ashley, Justin Monton, Janelle Remillard, Khrystyna Prokopovych and Colin Mcdougall will live outside on the University […]

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Students put forth winning efforts

February 1st, 2013 · No Comments · Asper School, News, Students

The Asper School of Business’ team of 50 students placed second in the School of the Year Competition at JDC West (Jeux de Commerce West) last week. The JDC West competition consists of ten discipline-based case competition teams of three students each, a debate team of four, a sports team of eight, and a social […]

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Don’t fret it, freight it

January 25th, 2013 · No Comments · Advisory, Asper School, News

Winnipeg’s business community will be jolted into thinking about transport in new ways thanks to a series of upcoming lectures co-sponsored by the University of Manitoba.
The Transport Institute in the Asper School of Business is pleased to announce that Dr. Stephen Blank, Fulbright Visiting Research Chair in Governance and Public Administration at the University of […]

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