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Foster named among top research institutions in Academic Ranking of World Universities

The University of Washington Foster School of Business has become a fixture among the most productive and influential research institutions in the world. The latest evidence of this comes in the 2021 Academic Ranking of World Universities. This annual ranking…

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October 5, 2021

City of Seattle proclaims September 28 “Thaddeus H. Spratlen Day”

Mayor Jenny Durkan and the Seattle City Council issued a proclamation naming September 28, 2021, “Thaddeus H. Spratlen Day.” The honor arrived in concert with a celebratory two-day memorial for Dr. Spratlen, the emeritus professor of marketing who passed away…

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September 29, 2021

U.S. News ranks Foster #19 of 514 best undergraduate business schools

The Undergraduate Program at the University of Washington Foster School of Business ranks #19 of 514 schools nationwide, #9 among public schools, and #1 in the Northwest in U.S. News & World Report’s Best Undergraduate Business Programs 2022 Rankings. Six Foster academic programs were…

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September 20, 2021

Announcing the New Business Minor from the Foster School of Business

At Foster, we strive to better humanity through business. The expertise, insight, and skills gained by an education from the Pacific Northwest’s top business school can create a world of good across communities, industries, and economies. And when you believe…

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September 8, 2021

Foster Community Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion Update, July 2021

Dear Foster Community, With the 2020-21 academic year behind us, we wanted to take a moment to highlight some of our efforts in the three areas of focus that we outlined at the beginning of the school year. Expanding Thought Leadership:…

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July 13, 2021

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