September 2013 – Fox Update

September 24, 2013 //

Three Fox undergraduate programs again rank among best in nation

Fox Update - September 2013
Discussed in this issue:
• Executive MBA graduate transitions to San Francisco’s chief information officer
• Gabriel A. Battista, MBA ’72, named Gallery of Success inductee
• Christine Brady, MBA ’96 – familiar face behind all those volunteer emails

Open data, digital divide are key issues at Fox-sponsored Mayors’ Innovation Summit

Fox Update - June 2013
Discussed in this issue:
• Fox Online MBA ranks No. 4 in U.S. News Best Online Business Programs for Veterans
• Philadelphia Business Journal’s 2013 40 Under 40 class includes four from Fox
• Temple Great Teacher Award winner MB Sarkar known for his passion
• A Temple success, from India, speaks at Fox School commencement

February 2013 – Fox Update

February 25, 2013 //

Alumna Patience Lehrman receives Citizens Medal – second-highest civilian honor – from White House

Fox Update February 2013
Discussed in this issue:
• Five reality TV personalities address students to kick off Legal Studies’ Law Week
• MBA alum builds the new Einstein Medical Center Montgomery
• University President Theobald welcomes ambassador, MBAs from Ghana
• Student investors make big gains in transition to real funds

December 2012 – Fox Update

December 11, 2012 //

Temple among recipients of $3M Blackstone LaunchPad grant for entrepreneurship

December 2012
Discussed in this issue:
• Q-and-A with Gallery of Success inductee Richard Brennen
• Shawn Geller’s Quikly moves the thrill of Black Friday shopping online
• Donors and students connect at Scholarship Reception
• Fox Honors grad Russell Thomas places fourth in World Series of Poker

September 2012 – Fox Update

September 25, 2012 //

Three Fox undergraduate programs again ranked among nation’s best by U.S. News


Discussed in this issue:
• Fiscal responsibility takes center stage at $10 Million-a-Minute Tour
• Keris Jän Myrick, ’91
• Temple University named to Military Friendly Schools® list for fourth straight year
• Ram Mudambi advises U.N. World Investment Report for second consecutive year

Meet Sesame’s CEO (He’s on the left)

Meet Sesame's CEO (He's on the left)
Discussed in this issue:
• Chance encounter turns into a lucrative business for Vincent Sannuti, BBA ’12, and Aphillyated Apparel
• Fox alumnus establishes Boy Scouts programs for North Philadelphia children
• Fox Executive MBA offers international exchange opportunities on three continents
• Professed ‘loudmouth’ makes a statement in cosmetics industry, attracts MTV coverage

Fox School Executive MBA program again ranks No. 17 in U.S. by Financial Times

Fox Update November 2012
Discussed in this issue:
• Sesame Workshop CEO, a Fox School graduate, visits campus to talk with students
• Big Data Conference attracts leading practitioners to discuss a data-driven future
• Basu receives Distinguished Contribution to Accounting Literature Award
• Youngjin Yoo named to Smartest People in Philadelphia list

Fox students learn identity management and create e-portfolios


Discussed in this issue:
• Fox blog, Opportunity Knocks, shares professional development news
• Social mediation of tourism experiences via smartphones
• Growing stronger every day: The Fox MIS Community Project enables social education
• Fox MIS professors discuss the good, the bad and the ugly of social media on TUTV show

December 2011 – Fox Update

December 24, 2011 //

Fox Alumni Association Hosts 5th Annual Holiday Party


Discussed in this issue:
• Study finds online marketplaces overplay safeguards and ignore social aspects of transactions
• MBA alumnus Carmen D’Ascendis manages global marketing for Jack Daniel’s
• Fox offers short-term study abroad program to reach underserved students
• Alumnus David Schoch to oversee ‘aggressive expansion’ as CEO of Ford Motor China

Fox School Executive MBA program ranks in Top 20 in U.S. by Financial Times


Discussed in this issue:
• Fox adds a dozen new faculty members in eight of nine departments
• Fox professor earns NSF grant for pioneering research in ‘organizational genetics’
• Temple University/Fox receives $700,000 in grants to create Urban Apps & Maps Studio
• Mary Weiss, Deaver Professor of Risk and Insurance, testifies on Senate panel

Temple University receives $500,000 from Goldman Sachs Gives to support university-wide business plan competition


Discussed in this issue:
• Marketing project shows the power of 10 by raising $17K for charities
• Fox professor, working with Harvard’s Michael E. Porter and MIT faculty, earns federal grant to advance research on innovation clusters
• Professor recognized by Kauffman Foundation for innovative research on firm survival factors