American Muslim Entrepreneurs on the Rise

As American Muslim begin to celebrate Eid al-Fitr we also celebrate their contribution to growing this country’s economy. This article originally appeared in MBN USA magazine, and is written by Michael Verchot, Director of the Consulting and Business Development Center at University of Washington Foster School of Business.     Amid today’s challenges, native-born entrepreneurs... Read More

Seattle Growth Podcast reaches 100,000 downloads

It started as a simple curiosity. Having watched Seattle transform so dramatically in the decade since moving here, Jeff Shulman, the Marion B. Ingersoll Professor of Marketing at the Foster School of Business, decided to explore the implications of his adopted city’s unprecedented and  unabating growth. And that exploration became the Seattle Growth Podcast. After four seasons... Read More

Chen elected as Fellow of the Academy of Management, publishes third edition of research methods book

Xiao-Ping Chen, a professor of management and the associate dean for faculty and academic affairs at the UW Foster School of Business, has been named a Fellow of the Academy of Management (AOM). The AOM is the premier professional association for management and organization scholars worldwide with nearly 20,000 active members. The AOM Fellowship is... Read More

Not Fade Away

Kathy Dewenter, the Joshua Green Professor of Finance, died in February after a long battle with cancer. A former PACCAR Award winner, Kathy was an indelible figure in Foster School classrooms for more than a quarter century. We can think of no better way to honor her legacy than through the words of two Foster... Read More

2018 YEOC Senior Celebration

At the end of the academic year, a special session is dedicated to high school seniors at YEOC. Our end of year senior celebration is a time to congratulate students and support them as they transition into the next phase of their lives and academic careers. What better way to celebrate our incredible seniors than... Read More

FOSTERing Community & Connections

In April, in the midst of our spring welcome weekend, Foster hosted its first Alumni Diversity Dinner. The event — which was held in an intimate setting at the home of Melissa Uyesugi, Foster’s Associate Director of Diversity and Inclusion — welcomed 12 admitted students, 6 of their Blue Dots (Foster’s term for significant others),... Read More
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