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Students assist Michigan businesses remotely amid crisis 
Broad Spartans work remotely to aid small businesses seeking export strategies through a new program, ExporTech.
Burgess New Venture Challenge pivots in wake of COVID-19 
The annual competition went virtual — here are 2020’s winners.
Resurgence of Broad vs. Broad case competition 
Continuing a legacy that began nearly 20 years ago, the Extreme Green: Broad vs. Broad competition makes its return.
Weathering the storm together: MSU student fosters four-legged friend 
Erica Rochana (MBA ’21) and her new foster dog, Chester, provide relief for each other amid the coronavirus outbreak.
Hospitality Business fundraising event pivots to online format 
The School of Hospitality Business has made the decision to conduct the 2020 Destination Auction online.
Regarding the coronavirus 
Dean Sanjay Gupta shares an update and offers resources for students, faculty and members of the Spartan community.
Executive MBA students create tool for flawless hedge trimming 
A novel landscaping tool wins the Class of 2020 Executive MBA Pitch Competition.
Extreme Green: MBAs deliver fresh ideas for Meijer 
In a three-day immersive experience, MBA students developed business solutions for the regional family-owned retailer.
Women in Business host Big Ten conference in Detroit 
The 2020 Big Ten Women’s Business Connect Leadership Conference was hosted by Broad Spartans last month.
Hospitality Business students partner with Hilton to deliver creative solutions 
Broad Spartans create solutions to address key challenges for one of the largest hotel companies.
Tech Trek: 11 Broad Full-Time MBA students get to know tech companies 
Broad MBA students gain insight into technology careers during this winter break program.
An MBA’s internship search story  
Danielle Chatman-Moore (MBA '21) describes her experience of securing the right internship.
Broad Bowl LIV: MBA students review impact of Super Bowl ads 
Students use their brand marketing skills to rate this year’s ads based on six guidelines.
Accounting Ph.D. candidate recognized as Deloitte Foundation Scholar 
Aishwarrya Deore, a third-year Ph.D. student, has been awarded the Deloitte Foundation Doctoral Fellowship.
Hospitality business students receive award at diversity research showcase 
Kelly O'Brien, Jiayu Liu and Kailey Konkle received the Best Preliminary Research Award at the showcase event.
Broad entrepreneurs set out to make a difference with vaping substitute 
Two Broad Spartans showcased their safe alternative to vaping products at CES 2020.
MBA student goes beyond curriculum to create friendly competition 
Wesley Pytlowany (MBA ’20) used a stock market simulation to bring fellow MBA students closer together.
An international journey to the Broad Full-Time MBA  
Sanchit Jain (MBA '20) shares his journey from India to MSU, pursuing the Broad Full-Time MBA program.
Broad Spartans seize opportunities at national conference 
Students attend PCMA’s Convening Leaders Conference to make connections, hear from leaders and explore industry trends.
Fifth annual NAHBS Professional Development Dinner continues to grow and serve students 
This annual event helps Broad Spartans practice critical networking skills and connect with corporate leaders.
Broad Spartan to intern with United Nations after graduation 
Hafsa Abass (B.A. Accounting ’19) takes her bold next steps as an intern for the United Nations in Kenya.
Women in Business recognize members and celebrate end of semester 
On Dec. 4, the Women in Business Students’ Association hosted its annual End-of-Semester Dinner.
Broad students take first and second place at national symposium 
Undergrads Lauren Hurley and Gerardo Lucena represented MSU at the KeyBank Undergraduate Symposium in November.
Hospitality Business students dominate at international STR competition 
A team of undergraduate students bring home first place at the STR Student Market Study Competition in NYC.
Broad management students put course material to work locally 
Undergraduate students practice the art of negotiation while working with nonprofit and student-run organizations.