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Fostering community in trying times

Foster Students, Faculty & Staff, The recent tragic events of racially motivated violence weigh heavily on many of us. Yesterday, I was made aware of a reprehensible racist comment made by a Foster graduate on social media. I want to…

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June 2, 2020

Across Borders, Leaders Give Insights on Careers Post Coronavirus

Earlier this month, business leaders based in the UK and US shared their insights with Foster MBA students on How to Best Approach Your Career After Coronavirus/COVID-19. Technology Management MBA alum Tim Cooke facilitated an online conversation with executives Deanna Oppenheimer…

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May 20, 2020

Husky Hackathon sparks innovative solutions to challenges of the post-COVID world

Of the many awful symptoms of COVID-19, uncertainty may be the most pernicious. How will we live until effective therapies or vaccines are developed to control this devastating pandemic? What if social distancing becomes the new normal? These questions became…

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May 16, 2020

Fong Announced as the New Associate Dean of Inclusion & Diversity

Frank Hodge, dean of the Michael G. Foster School of Business at the University of Washington, announced today that Christina Fong, Principal Lecturer of Management, has been appointed to the new role of Associate Dean of Inclusion & Diversity. In…

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May 8, 2020

CBDC offers Covid-19 Recovery & Reconstruction workshops

As owners of small- and medium-sized business are adjusting to economic changes wrought by the Covid-19 pandemic, faculty from the University of Washington Foster School of Business are offering a series of workshops to help companies pivot to new opportunities…

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April 30, 2020

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