Thirty-five of our top PhD applicants attended the annual Highlight Olin event February 19th-20th. Thank you to our faculty and students for showing them what Olin is all about! Here was the itinerary for the two day event:
Thursday, February 20th
Reception5:00-6:00pm Charles F. Knight Center
Dinner 6:00-7:30pm Anheuser-Bush Dining Hall
Friday, February 21st
Opening Session9:00-9:45am Todd Milbourn, Vice Dean
Anjan Thakor, Program Director
Individual Meetings with Faculty Campus Tour
Closing Reception 4:00-5:30pm
Important Dates & Deadlines
Mini B Courses
Start March 16
Opens March 25
Readings & Exams
April 26-May 6
Begins May 18
Accolades * Awards * Paper Acceptances
Yifang Xie (Accounting) has accepted an Assistant Professor position at UBC Sauder School of Business, The University of British Colombia.
Jonathan Lee (Organizational Behavior) has accepted a two year post doc position at University of New Hampshire.
Second year PhD student Alex Park (Marketing) earned an Honorable Mention Award at the Society for Judgement and Decision Making Student Poster Competition for "The benefits of social-digital platforms on peer debt repayment."
Strategy alumnus Trey Cummings (2019) accepted an Assistant Professor position at Carey Business School, Johns Hopkins.
PhD Student Committee Students were elected to serve as representatives for their area.
Org. Behavior-Jack Zhang
Upcoming Seminars & Events
Some seminars have been cancelled due to travel restrictions relating to coronavirus.
Finance Brown Bag Series Every Thursday, 12:30 - 1:30 pm in SH 241
CFAR Finance Seminar-Elena Simintzi March 20, 10:30am-12:30pm in SH 241
CFAR Finance Seminar: Antoinette Schoar
March 27, 10:30am-12:00pm in SH 241
CFAR Accounting Seminar: Xiaoli Tian March 27, 1:45-3:00pm in SH 241