August 2016 – Fox Update

August 31, 2016 //

For Fox alums Tim Mounsey and Jesse DiLaura — the line between home and work is blurred

Discussed in this issue:
• Smart technology – and not body cameras – more likely to reduce use of lethal force by police, according to Fox researchers
• Entrepreneur Lauren Troop, BBA ’16, co-creates organic, fair trade cafe on campus
• Memorial service September 9 for Dr. Mitrabarun “MB” Sarkar

April 2016 – Fox Update

May 20, 2016 //

Rob Lawton ’13 helps communities impacted by Flint water crisis

Discussed in this issue:
• MBA alumnus Justin Rosenberg ’09 to bring Honeygrow to Temple
• Philadelphia mayor appoints Sheila Hess ’91 as City Representative

March 2016 – Fox Update

May 20, 2016 //

Home Depot’s co-founder visits Fox

Discussed in this issue:
• Career as a gymnast helps alumnus Bill Roth ’93 jump into new venture
• Pectus condition spurs professional collaboration between Fox student and Mayo Clinic

February 2016 – Fox Update

May 20, 2016 //

MBA candidate contributes to winning prototype at healthcare design competition

Discussed in this issue:
• Fox School student receives scholarship for academic excellence, military service
• From marketing major to Hollywood and an HBO series
• Fox Focus Alumni Magazine: What Do You Think?

December 2015 – Fox Update

December 20, 2015 //

Junior Brandon Study applies entrepreneurship to his non-profit organization

Discussed in this issue:
• Risk and insurance executive Bill Graham honored at 19th Musser Award reception
• Saul Fox (SMC ’75) establishes endowed chair in honor of his father

November 2015 – Fox Update

November 20, 2015 //

100-year history of outperformance. That calls for a celebration!

Discussed in this issue:
• Temple’s Entrepreneurship programs earn top-10 rankings
• Professor Sam Hodge selected to lead elite Academy for Teachers program

October 2015 – Fox Update

October 20, 2015 //

Fox School student named finalist for national Peace First Prize

Discussed in this issue:
• UberX shown to reduce drunk-driving deaths
• Fox School alumnus Cosmo DeNicola sponsors four students to attend sports agent academy

September 2015 – Fox Update

September 18, 2015 //

MBA Alum Rahul Merchant: CIO & Executive VP at TIAA-CREF

Discussed in this issue:
• TD Ameritrade Awards $25,000 for New Financial Planning Program
U.S. News ranks Risk Management and Insurance program No. 5 while Forbes lauds job-placement rate

Fox alum wins grand prize at 2015 Be Your Own Boss Bowl®

Discussed in this issue:
• Senior Viktoriya Tverskaya melds her two passions – dance and business
• Five years later, students have raised over $200,000 for charity
• DesignCHALLENGE Looks at Making Mass Transit More User Centric

April 2015 – Fox Update

April 1, 2015 //

Fox School’s Part-Time MBA program ranked #1 in the region and Top 20 in the U.S.

Discussed in this issue:
• Brent Saunders, MBA ’96, J.D. ’96, featured as CEO of a global pharmaceutical company
• Alum Dinesh R. Desai to receive Fox IT Award for Distinguished Alumni
• Executive doctoral student named by NJBIZ one of its Best 50 Women in Business for 2015

February 2015 – Fox Update

February 12, 2015 //

Fox School alums receive $25,000 in seed money from DreamIt Ventures

Discussed in this issue:
• Fox School graduates Yasmine Mustafa and Ofo Ezeugwu have been chosen for inclusion in DreamIt Ventures’ recent round of accelerator programs.
• Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf appoints three Fox alums.
• Fox alumna steps into newly created position at Mount Sinai Health System.
• Alumna’s social activism leads her to Amnesty International USA.

Michael E. Porter discusses regional and global competitiveness in Innovation Leadership Speaker Series


Discussed in this issue:
• Fox offers 5% scholarship to Temple alumni returning for graduate programs
• Milton Hershey School exec, a Fox alumnus, partners with Temple
• Fox Global MBA elevates to Top 50 in U.S. News rankings

Fox Online MBA ranks Top 10 in U.S. News survey of Best Online Business Programs

Discussed in this issue:
• Fox School ranks No. 12 for International Management in QS Global 200 ranking
• Philadelphia surpasses U.S. average in rate of global connectedness
• Fox students make their movie debut in The Wolf of Wall Street