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U.S. News ranks Foster among the elite – #21 of 503 best undergraduate business schools

The Undergraduate Business Program at the University of Washington Foster School of Business ranks in the top four percent of programs nationwide—#21 of 503 schools and #11 among public schools—in U.S. News & World Report’s Best Colleges 2019 Rankings. Foster academic programs were also recognized for national prominence…

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September 10, 2018

Rakhra named to Poets & Quants list of “Favorite Professors of Business Majors”

Raj Rakhra, a lecturer of management at the University of Washington Foster School of Business, has been named to Poets & Quants’ 2018 list of “Favorite Professors of Business Majors.” P&Q, the influential business school site, annually picks a select…

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August 17, 2018

Quinn receives American Accounting Association best paper award

Phillip Quinn, an assistant professor of accounting at the University of Washington Foster School of Business, has received a share of the 2018 Accounting Horizons Best Paper Award from the American Accounting Association. The premier organization of academic accountants  has…

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August 16, 2018

Palmatier and Borah collaborate on Marketing Science Institute “Best Paper”

Researchers at the UW Foster School of Business have received the 2018 Robert D. Buzzell Best Paper Award from the Marketing Science Institute (MSI) for their study revealing the effects of Big Data’s dark side on firm performance. The Foster…

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August 3, 2018

Spratlen named to PhD Project Hall of Fame

Thaddeus Spratlen, a professor emeritus of marketing at the University of Washington Foster School of Business, has been inducted into The PhD Project Hall of Fame. Spratlen, a trailblazing African American business educator, was one of three people honored last…

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July 23, 2018

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