UConn's Experiential Edge

Close alliances with companiesincluding a GE project called edgelabare part of the school's learning-by-doing efforts

All B-schools talk about (or at least pay lip service to) experiential learning. But at the University of Connecticut School of Business, full-time program director Lane Barrow says close alliances with corporations like General Electric (GE) allow students to put their classroom learning to work almost immediately (see BusinessWeek.com, 11/15/00, "GE Brings a B-School to Life").

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