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Meet the New Dean: Frank Hodge brings a coaching mentality to the Foster School

On July 1, Frank Hodge officially will become the Orin and Janet Smith Endowed Dean of the UW Foster School of Business. But you can call him “Coach” if you like. His students all do. “I’ve taught at every level…

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June 27, 2019

UW Celebrates First Graduating Class of the Hybrid MBA Program

Inaugural Class Graduates   Inspiration and celebration flowed on June 10, 2019, as the Foster School of Business honored 46 students in the inaugural graduating class of the Hybrid MBA Program. Launched in 2017, the Hybrid MBA program format, 95% online and 5%…

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June 19, 2019

Crystal Farh wins the 2019 PACCAR Award for Excellence in Teaching

Crystal Farh, an associate professor of management and Michael G. Foster Endowed Fellow at the University of Washington Foster School of Business, has won the 2019 PACCAR Award for Excellence in Teaching. The school’s highest teaching honor was established in…

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June 17, 2019

Foster #1 of MBAs with highest return for grads earning $100,000+

U.S. News & World Report ranked the Foster School of Business #1 of the top 10 schools that deliver the best salary-to-debt ratio, where graduates earn at least $100,000 on average. Of those top 10 schools, Foster alumni had the…

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June 11, 2019

The 2019 Foster Awards: recognizing extraordinary faculty and staff achievement

Announcing The Fosters for 2019: a collection of awards honoring the best and brightest achievements during the past academic year by faculty and staff at the University of Washington Foster School of Business. Foster School Faculty/Staff Excellence Awards PACCAR Award…

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June 7, 2019

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