Carolyn Y. Woo, former Mendoza College dean and current
president and chief executive officer of Catholic Relief Services, will be the
featured speaker for the University of Notre Dame’s Mendoza College of Business
graduate commencement ceremony. The event will take place at 10 a.m. May 19 in
Purcell Pavilion at the Joyce Center.
The graduate programs bestowing degrees include Notre Dame
MBA, Executive MBA, Master of Nonprofit Administration and Master of Science in
Accountancy. For a complete list of Mendoza College commencement events,
including undergraduate ceremonies, visit the commencement website.
Woo served as dean of the Mendoza College from 1997 to 2011.
Under her leadership, the College earned top rankings for its academic programs,
as well as recognition as the nation’s leading business school in ethics
education and research.
Catholic Relief Services is the official international
humanitarian agency of the Catholic community in the United States. As one of
the world’s largest and most respected international relief and development
agencies, CRS serves more than 130 million people in nearly 100 countries each
The Mendoza College of Business was named this
year as the No. 1 undergraduate business school for the third consecutive time by
Bloomberg Businessweek. The College
currently enrolls 1,888 undergraduate students in six majors: accountancy,
finance, marketing, management consulting, management entrepreneurship and IT
The College also offers highly ranked graduate degree
programs – including a Master of Business Administration, Executive Master of
Business Administration, Master of Science in Accountancy, and Master of
Nonprofit Administration – as well as non-degree executive education and nonprofit
professional development programs.