History Made at Alaska Airlines Environmental Innovation Challenge

The grand prize winners at the Alaska Airlines Environmental Innovation Challenge (EIC) proved to judges that gardening and innovation go together naturally. BioPots took home the $15,000 Wells Fargo prize with their biodegradable planter pots made from biomass waste like spent beer grains. The University of Washington team included three engineers from the Bioresource Science... Read More

Neal Dempsey co-teaching CEO & Board Leadership course

This spring quarter, Neal Dempsey–seasoned Silicon Valley venture capitalist–will be co-teaching the CEO and Board Leadership course (MGMT 550) with Neil McReynolds at the Foster School of Business. Neal is a regular speaker, author, and a newly appointed lecturer at the University of Washington. His love of mentoring young entrepreneurs led him to establish the... Read More

Hiking in Norway

By Kelli McGee, a Foster Undergraduate studying Marketing and Information Systems. Kelli participated in an exchange at the Norwegian School of Economics last fall in Bergen, Norway The most memorable experience from my time in Norway were the cozy cabins.  Norway has hundreds of cabins spread out throughout the mountains, and they all use the... Read More

Foster jumps to #22 in U.S. News MBA ranking, #1 of top schools for job placement

Advancing five spots to #22, Foster’s Full-time MBA Program led the top 90 schools in job placement in U.S. News & World Report’s Best Business Schools 2019 ranking. Foster’s Evening MBA Program also rose five places to #13 in the nation. Both programs continue their rank of #1 in the Northwest. The school’s Executive MBA Program earned the #23 spot in... Read More