This week’s Twitter roundup of happenings in the business school world includes a business professor winning a cash prize on the game show Jeopardy, parting words from a long-time B-School dean, and advice for MBA students planning to work in startups.
Keith Weigelt, a professor at the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School, helps West Philadelphia residents become more financially literate through a new community program started by a Wharton alum (@wharton, April 11)
The FEMBA Flex, a new hybrid MBA degree program at the UCLA Anderson School of Management, will let working students take classes both online and on campus, says Dean Judy Olian (@DeanOlian, April 13)
Sean Hansen, an MBA alum of Case Western Reserve’s Weatherhead School of Management and a business professor at the Rochester Institute of Technology Saunders College of Business, brings home $31,001 after a two-day stint on Jeopardy (@caseweatherhead, April 13)
Sherry Wallace, admissions director at University of North Carolina’s Kenan-Flagler Business School, shares her thoughts on what international MBA applicants should be thinking about before applying to a U.S. business school. (@kenanflagler, April 15)