University of Pittsburgh

March 2013 Alumni Newsletter

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  • Pitt Business News:

    The International Business Consultant

    Ranel T. Wijesinha completes business development assignments in the geopolitically sensitive locales of Afghanistan and the post-Soviet states of Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, and the Kyrgyz Republic, among others.

    Inaugural Katz Invitational Held

    The inaugural Katz Invitational Case Competition drew MBA teams from Carnegie Mellon (Tepper), Penn State (Smeal), Case Western Reserve (Weatherhead), Buffalo, and University of Pittsburgh (Katz).

    Giants of Project Management

    Two Katz chaired professors, along with an alumnus, were credited as among the most influential researchers in project management in a paper published in the International Journal of Managing Projects in Business.

    April 12: 49th Annual Business Alumni Awards

    Tickets are available for the April 12 Business Alumni Association Awards. Now in its 49th year, the ceremony is an outstanding opportunity to network, enjoy good food and drink, and support your alma mater.

    Dean's Blog: Questions Neglected by Prospective Students

    Dean John T. Delaney says there are three important questions that most b-school candidates don't ask. He outlines the questions and why they are important in his latest blog post.

    Katz Creates Official LinkedIn page

    Katz has expanded its social media presence to create an official Katz LinkedIn page. The "company" page is a nice complement to the existing group pages run by the school's MBA and CBA alumni, which are outstanding. Be sure to follow Katz on LinkedIn.