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Here is the latest news from and about Business+Impact at Michigan Ross, plus links to resources for impact changemakers across campus and in the USA.

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  • Michigan Business Challenge – Seigle Impact Track Round Two Winners

    Michigan Business Challenge – Seigle Impact Track Round Two Winners

    Ann Arbor, December 5, 2022 – The Michigan Business Challenge (MBC), a campus-wide, multi-round business plan competition has announced the eight teams advancing in its Seigle Impact Track. Many student … Continue reading “Michigan Business Challenge – Seigle Impact Track Round Two Winners”
  • Michigan Business Challenge – Seigle Impact Track Round One Winners

    Michigan Business Challenge – Seigle Impact Track Round One Winners

    Ann Arbor, November 16, 2022 – The Michigan Business Challenge (MBC), a campus-wide, multi-round business plan competition has announced the eight teams advancing in its Seigle Impact Track. Approximately 65 … Continue reading “Michigan Business Challenge – Seigle Impact Track Round One Winners”
  • November 2022 Newsletter

    November 2022 Newsletter

    Design Equitable Enterprises in the Winter +Impact Studio Course (BA 670) Professors: Cat Johnson, Jerry Davis |  Credits: 3Winter 2023 The +Impact Studio graduate course BA670 prepares students to be … Continue reading “November 2022 Newsletter”
  • Can we fix business education to build equitable enterprises?

    Can we fix business education to build equitable enterprises?

    Business is by far the most popular college major in America. But are business schools training young people to build and lead more equitable enterprises, or churning out apparatchiks whose main function … Continue reading “Can we fix business education to build equitable enterprises?”
  • October 2022 Newsletter

    October 2022 Newsletter

    Business+Impact Announces its 2022-23 Board Fellows and Nonprofit Partners Welcome to our 2022-23 Board Fellowship participants! This year’s Board Fellowship Program brings together 25 partner organizations and 38 students from six U-M schools. … Continue reading “October 2022 Newsletter”
  • Wynton Marsalis Joins Ross Design Jam About Business and the Arts

    Wynton Marsalis Joins Ross Design Jam About Business and the Arts

    October 18, 2022 – Ann Arbor – What do a world-famous jazz musician and a business school have in common?  When it comes to the Ross School of Business and … Continue reading “Wynton Marsalis Joins Ross Design Jam About Business and the Arts”
  • Meet the +Impact Studio’s Newest Founders & Applebaum Impact Design Fellows!

    Meet the +Impact Studio’s Newest Founders & Applebaum Impact Design Fellows!

    The +Impact Studio kicks off an exciting academic year and welcomes its newest cohort of Founders and Applebaum Impact Design Fellows! Having selected eight tremendous Applebaum Impact Design Fellows to support eight unique student-led ventures … Continue reading “Meet the +Impact Studio’s Newest Founders & Applebaum Impact Design Fellows!”
  • Four MBAs Receive 2022-23 Skip and Carrie Gordon Scholarships

    Four MBAs Receive 2022-23 Skip and Carrie Gordon Scholarships

    ANN ARBOR – Oct. 12, 2022 – Business+Impact (B+I) is pleased to announce that Summer Abiad (MBA ’23), Connor Donnelly (MBA/MS ’23), Harshita Pilla (MBA/MURP ’23), and Joss Woodhead (MBA … Continue reading “Four MBAs Receive 2022-23 Skip and Carrie Gordon Scholarships”
  • PODCAST: Legal Services for Social Impact Disputes and ESG Requirements

    PODCAST: Legal Services for Social Impact Disputes and ESG Requirements

    In this episode of Social Impact Design for Business, Jerry Davis of Michigan Ross’ +Impact Studio interviews Patrick Miller, Founding Attorney at Impact Advocates APC and 2006 graduate of the … Continue reading “PODCAST: Legal Services for Social Impact Disputes and ESG Requirements”
  • Business+Impact’s 22-23 Board Fellows and Nonprofit Partners

    Business+Impact’s 22-23 Board Fellows and Nonprofit Partners

    The 2019-20 Board Fellows program partners regional nonprofits with University of Michigan graduate students, for mutually beneficial training and strategy.
  • Social Enterprise Spotlight: Clear Computing

    Social Enterprise Spotlight: Clear Computing

    Business+Impact has introduced a series on U-M alumni who have created social enterprises and continue the work of entrepreneurship after graduation. For this edition, we are shining the light on  … Continue reading “Social Enterprise Spotlight: Clear Computing”
  • Fifth Annual Business+Impact Showcase Features 35 Impact Organizations

    Fifth Annual Business+Impact Showcase Features 35 Impact Organizations

    Ann Arbor, September 8, 2022 – Once again, as part of Business+Impact’s mission to make students aware of all the impact opportunities across the University of Michigan campus, B+I welcomed … Continue reading “Fifth Annual Business+Impact Showcase Features 35 Impact Organizations”