Events Archive

August 2015

Aug 23 – New Student Orientation (Day 1)

9:30am-4:00pm
Radrick Challenge Course, 1120 N. Dixboro Rd.

Aug 7-11 – 75th Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management

Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Theme: Opening Governance

Event details

July 2015

July 30 – Erb Prospective Student Webinar

12:00pm ET
Register for the webinar

During this prospective student webinar, we’ll talk about the application process to both Ross and SNRE, timelines for the year, and interesting projects that our students are working on.

June 2015

June 2 – Supply Chain Sustainability: Emerging Trends and Opportunities for Action / BSR Connect Event

3:00-7:00pm
Detroit, Michigan

The event will feature an interactive dialogue with BSR issue experts and industry peers highlighting best practices and opportunities for action, followed by an informal reception to continue the conversation.

During this event, we will discuss:

  • Commodities of concern: From conflict minerals and leather to electronics and beyond, what are significant sustainability issues in the commodities and components used in automotive and other industrial supply chains?
  • Human rights and working conditions: How do new global standards on business and human rights apply to company supply chains, and how can companies engage effectively?
  • Climate resilience: What role is climate change, as well as potential regulatory responses, likely to play in global supply chains, and how can companies prepare?

Event registration and details

May 2015

May 15 – Good, Bad and Maybe: Communicating Scientific Certainties and Uncertainties / Dr. Richard Alley

9:00-10:30am
Rackham Amphitheater

“Good, Bad, and Maybe: Communicating Scientific Near-Certainties and Deep-Uncertainties to a Non-Scientific Audience”

Dr. Richard Alley, Professor of Geosciences, Pennsylvania State University

Event details

May 14-15 – Ross Positive Business Conference

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9:00am-10:00pm

May 15
9:00am-7:00pm

Michigan Ross is hosting the 2nd annual Positive Business Conference. The conference will deliver workshops and keynote sessions designed to inspire and empower professionals to create engaged and productive workplaces through positive business.

Register to attend and learn more about the conference

May 13 – Delivering on Science’s Social Contract / Dr. Jane Lubchenco

7:30-9:00pm
Rackham Amphitheater

“Delivering on Science‚Äôs Social Contract”

Dr. Jane Lubchenco, Distinguished Professor of Zoology, Oregon State University, former Administrator of NOAA and Under Secretary of Commerce for Oceans and Atmosphere

Event details

May 2 – SNRE Commencement

1:30pm; doors open at 1:00pm

Location: Rackham Auditorium

This event is open to graduating students and their guests (see more details)

Commencement details

May 1 – Ross Commencement

BBA, MAcc, MsE & MM Ceremony: 4:00pm
MBA & PhD Ceremony: 7:00pm

Location: Hill Auditorium

Tickets are required for all graduates and guests.

Commencement details