Resource Night Recap: The ABCs of Vision

Each week you can read a recap of the previous session from the Buerk Center for Entrepreneurship’s Amy Sallin. If you have questions about the lecture series, Buerk Center competitions like the BPC, the Alaska Airlines Environmental Innovation Challenge or the Hollomon Health Innovation Challenge, email Amy at asallin@uw.edu. Thursday, January 12th gave us another lively and thought-provoking... Read More

Meet the Full-time MBA Class of 2018

In September, 125 students from around the globe arrived at Paccar Hall, eager to jump right into their Foster MBA experience. Kicking off the program in the most Seattle-way possible, the new Foster MBAs were treated to a sunset dinner cruise around Lake Washington and Lake Union. Overlooking views of the Space Needle and Mt. Rainier,... Read More

A company’s political ideology predicts its commitment to social responsibility

The U.S. Supreme Court has ruled that corporations are, essentially, people. They enjoy many of the same rights and responsibilities as individual Americans. But do profit-seeking enterprises also have discernible political ideologies? They do indeed, according to a Strategic Management Journal study by Abhinav Gupta, an assistant professor of strategic management at the UW Foster... Read More

Foster MBAs Mix it Up with the Forté Foundation

About the author: Jessica Raasch is an MBA candidate in Foster’s full-time class of 2018. She is passionate about improving the ways in which businesses identify and develop future leaders, an interest she discovered during her pre-MBA career in finance and accounting. At Foster, Jessica is proud to represent the first-year class on the board... Read More
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