This week’s Twitter roundup of happenings in the business school world includes a B-school professor making the cut for Time magazine’s “100 Most Influential People” list, a new degree program for NYU’s China campus, and an inside look at university incubator programs.
Students at the University of Connecticut hold a “car smash” fundraiser to raise funds for a B-school scholarship in honor of Christian Klorcyzk, a undergraduate finance major who died last year after a car fell on him (@UConnBusiness, 4/17).
Kristen Fanarakis, an online MBA student at University of North Carolina’s Kenan-Flagler Business School, addresses what she thinks are three of the most common myths about online programs (@MBAatUNC, 4/17).
Clint Ellenberg, a second-year MBA student at the University of Texas, Austin’s McCombs School of Business, gives an inside peek at what it’s like to work with companies in the school’s incubator program (@UTexasMcCombs, 4/17).
Rich Lyons, dean of University of California, Berkeley’s Haas School of Business, says the school’s latest online MBA class on the intersection of power and politics was oversubscribed by some five times (@richlyons, 4/19).