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Asking More Commentary: Perspectives from Mendoza College of Business

Who says big ideas are rare?

by Mike Mannor

January 23, 2012

The work of Malcolm Gladwell shows that sometimes being clever is not just about being smart. Read More

Thinking of starting a social venture? Stop. Reflect. Focus.

by Tim Rann

December 20, 2010

People interested in starting social ventures often don't take enough time to consider whether they have the capacity to establish a sustainable business. Read More

Business on the Frontlines: Lebanon

by Ed Conlon

December 22, 2009

Associate Dean Ed Conlon traveled to Lebanon with a team of six MBA students to observe economic efforts in the war-torn country. The trip was part of an innovative course, Business on the Frontlines Read More

"Castaways" find help in an Afghan school for the deaf

by Carolyn Y. Woo

August 24, 2009

During her recent visit to Afghanistan and Pakistan, Mendoza College Dean Carolyn Y. Woo visited a school for the deaf. Read More

Huts and Water: Providing relief to those fleeing Swat Valley

by Carolyn Y. Woo

August 19, 2009

Nearly 3 million people were displaced in the Swat Valley, Pakistan, due to fighting between the Pakistani military and the Taliban. Fleeing to the Mardan District, many were forced to live without proper shelter or access to water. During her recent travels to the country, Dean Carolyn Woo visited CRS-sponsored relief efforts. Read More

Poverty and hope both found in Afghanistan

by Carolyn Y. Woo

August 17, 2009

Carolyn Y. Woo, dean of the Mendoza College of Business, recently traveled through Afghanistan and Pakistan to observe the efforts of Catholic Relief Services to support entrepreneurship and education in these struggling countries. Read More