Claire Hall

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Portrait of Nicholas M. Donofrio

Nicholas Donofrio, former Executive VP at IBM, Shares Leadership, Innovation and Tech Strategies at March 5 Alumni Program in Stamford

Donofrio, a scientist and engineer, is also the author of a 2022 book titled, “If Nothing Changes, Nothing Changes: The Nick Donofrio Story,’’ which offers a combination of personal anecdotes, business insight, and wisdom, woven in with the advice and guidance from 37 other, extraordinary business leaders.

Five Alumni to be Inducted into UConn School of Business Hall of Fame

'Their accomplishments remind us of the great foundation our business school provides for diverse endeavors'

A woman in business attire makes a presentation to a group with a large video screen behind her.

UConn’s Innovation Quest Turns Students into Entrepreneurs

CEO Amelia Martin recalls being asked: ‘Do you have what it takes?’

Yale University's Provost for Research Michael Crair and UConn Vice President for Research, Innovation & Entrepreneurship Pamir Alpay speak at the Imagining a Quantum Future event in Hartford.

Innovation Experts Make Their Pitch for Quantum Technology, Unleashing Excitement, Urgency

'What gets me fired up is a future where the entire world benefits from novel developments'

The Connecticut State Capitol building with the Corning Fountain in the foreground. The fountain was dedicated in 1899.

UConn ‘BUILD Hartford’ Students Brainstorm Ideas to Make Capital City More Vibrant

Although the majority of the students enrolled in UConn’s ‘BUILD Hartford’ course grew up in Connecticut, many in neighboring suburbs, they all said they didn’t know much about the city, and had spent little time in Hartford, until this semester.

Portrait of UConn School of Business Dean John A. Elliott who will host the 2023 Alumni Town Hall

Dean Elliott’s ‘Alumni Town Hall’ to Address the Changing Role of Business Education

The town hall meeting will be held at noon on Dec. 6

A large crowd of people are in a Connecticut brewery for the launch of a new beer made by UConn students.

After Semester-Long Development, Student-Created ‘BrewConn’ Beer Debuts with Glowing Reviews

New UConn brewing innovation initiative seeks to bring education, research, outreach to industry

UConn OPIM Professor Chen Liang (contributed photo)

OPIM Professor Chen Liang Standing Out in a ‘Sea of Talent’

Her recent research has investigated the impact of the introduction of artificial intelligence assistants in online pharmacies for disease diagnosis and drug recommendations, in particular when patients want relief from an embarrassing condition or illness that they feel uncomfortable discussing.

Junior Jamie Greene ’24 (BUS) has fond memories of attending Boston Red Sox games as a child. This summer she worked for the Red Sox Foundation, combining her love for the team with her passion for helping others. (contributed photo)

UConn Women in Baseball: ‘You Never Know Who Is Going to Have the Perfect Role for You’

Kelly Kennedy, director of transformative learning at the School of Business, says the students she meets have a strong desire to explore different industries, companies, and roles that appeal to both their academic and personal interests

Emily Wicks, Gary Wolff, and Sandy Chafouleas pose with the $25,000 check following the Wolff New Venture Competition. Wicks and Chafouleas are the founders of Feel Your Best Self, which won the top award. Photo by Alex Syphers/Defining Studios

Wolff Entrepreneurship Competition Crowns Startup That Brings Emotional-Coping Skills to Elementary-Age Kids

The Wolff competition awarded almost $60,000 in funds for UConn-affiliated startups