Seattle Growth Podcast episode 9: Seattle schools

Follow @ProfShulmanFollow Professor Jeff Shulman on Twitter for the latest Seattle Growth news. The ninth episode of the Seattle Growth Podcast, hosted by the UW Foster School’s Jeff Shulman, explores how Seattle’s growth is affecting the city’s public schools. Seattle Public Schools teacher Liz MacLennan and parent Kirk Wohlers discuss the challenges of overcrowded schools and... Read More

Rock & Roller

What do healthcare innovation and roller derby have in common? Molly Moore If you’ve driven the streets of Seattle, browsed an Alaska Airlines magazine or spent time on the Internet lately, you may already be acquainted with Molly Moore (MBA 2012). Moore was one of the protagonists of a recent advertising campaign promoting the Foster... Read More

Anna Imai – Amazon

Two summers ago, I served as a Logistics Recruiting Intern at Amazon. During the three month internship, I mainly focused on sourcing both active and passive candidates from internal and external platforms. Internal platforms included our candidate application database, while external platforms included tools such as LinkedIn, Google Boolean, and general job search engines. I... Read More

U.S. News ranks Foster’s undergraduate program #23 of 488 Best Colleges

The undergraduate business program at the University of Washington Foster School of Business ranked in the elite top five percent of programs nationwide—#23 of 488 schools and #13 of public schools—in U.S. News & World Report’s Best Colleges 2017 Rankings. Foster academic programs also achieved national prominence with specialty rankings in Accounting (#15), International Business (#21), Entrepreneurship (#22), Management (#22) and Finance... Read More

The 5 Geniuses You Meet in Business School

About the author: Jeremy Diamond grew up in New Jersey and studied film at American University. Before coming to Foster, he worked in TV production and post production for Discovery and Animal Planet. Since joining the Foster MBA class of 2017, he has served on four club boards, interned with a robotics startup, judged a... Read More

Seattle Growth Podcast episode 8: Healthcare System

Follow @ProfShulmanFollow Professor Jeff Shulman on Twitter for the latest Seattle Growth news. The eighth episode of the Seattle Growth Podcast, hosted by the UW Foster School’s Jeff Shulman, explores how Seattle’s hospitals are being affected by the city’s growth. Dr. Susan Stern, head of emergency medicine at Harborview and UW Medical Centers, offers her... Read More

Seattle Growth Podcast episode 7: Emergency services

Follow @ProfShulmanFollow Professor Jeff Shulman on Twitter for the latest Seattle Growth news. The seventh episode of the Seattle Growth Podcast, hosted by the UW Foster School’s Jeff Shulman, explores the question: how are first responders adapting to Seattle’s growth? Harold Scoggins, chief of the Seattle Fire Department, describes how Seattle’s increasing density affects service calls and... Read More