Local high school students gain a global perspective at Foster

Each April, excitement fills the air as teams of business school students from prestigious universities around the world descend on the Foster School of Business for the annual Global Business Case Competition (GBCC). Since 2008, the Foster School Global Business Center has been partnering with the Seattle Public Schools Academy of Finance (AOF) program to bring almost 100 juniors... Read More

Q&A with Erik Logan, TMMBA student

Erik Logan, CEO of Pogo Linux Corporation, shares his experiences in the UW Foster School’s Technology Management MBA program. Why did you choose the Technology Management MBA program at the Foster School? I compared the Technology Management MBA program to many other work-compatible programs on the West Coast and found the TMMBA to be an... Read More

Boundless global opportunities at the Foster School of Business

With great excitement, the Global Business Center is proud to debut a video showcasing undergraduate study abroad opportunities at the Foster School of Business. The 2014-15 Global Leadership Student Board spent countless hours conceptualizing, coordinating, and facilitating the creation of this video. Their goal in the development of this project was to document the value... Read More

BPC teams head for the Sweet Sixteen

At the nineteenth annual UW Business Plan Competition (BPC) Investment Round, student innovations took center stage. This tradeshow-style round involved 335 judges listening to the 36 teams’ pitches for technologies ranging from chocolate-covered espresso beans to self-recharging, implantable GPS for pets. A total of 96 teams applied for the BPC — 36 of those teams were... Read More

Foster School ranks 5th in North America in management research productivity

The University of Washington Foster School of Business has the 5th most productive management research faculty in North America, according to a study out of Texas A&M University. The annual “Management Department Productivity Ranking” tallies total contributions to the eight most influential scholarly journals in the discipline of management, and ranks business schools across the... Read More

Q&A with Shubha Pratiwadibhayankar, TMMBA student

Shubha Pratiwadibhayankar, senior program manager at Microsoft, shares her experiences in the UW Foster School’s Technology Management MBA program. Why did you choose the Technology Management MBA program at the Foster School? I considered other MBA programs on the West Coast, but several factors helped me zero in on the Technology Management MBA. First, I... Read More