Whistle while you work

Business Leadership Celebration honors remarkable alumni, sings a Disney tune The University of Washington Foster School of Business welcomed the CEO of Disney and honored three remarkable leaders—a healthcare entrepreneur, a pioneering academic and a city-defining developer—at its 23rd annual Business Leadership Celebration at Bellevue’s Meydenbauer Center last night. The evening’s hosts were UW Regents... Read More

Meet the 2014-2015 YEOC Mentors

This year’s crop of YEOC mentors and mentors-in-training share their majors, heritage, and more. Danielle McConnell, Junior Major: Information Systems & Marketing High School: Kentwood Heritage: African American & Japanese Activities: VP Of Information Systems for Association of Black Business Students (ABBS) Diana Lopez, Junior Major: Communications High School: Wapato Heritage: Hispanic Activities: Boeing Internship... Read More

True North

Keeping the customer as its lodestar, Alaska Air Group navigated a turbulent decade to emerge as one of the marquee companies in the Pacific Northwest Alaska Air Group recently moved into to the Fortune 500, that ultimate collection of the nation’s elite businesses, that manifest marker of size and success. It was no small feat... Read More

PACCAR Day at Foster

A clean, modern, state-of-the-art building on the north-central part of campus, PACCAR Hall is the unmistakable jewel of the Foster School. The result of several private donations from area companies, the building is named after its largest benefactor, truck manufacturer PACCAR Inc. Headquartered in Bellevue, the Fortune 500 company continues to forge an exceptional and... Read More