Women in Business

Student Voices
We are working with an inspirational and enthusiastic group of women to create a conference focused on empowering women during their MBA, through their internship, and beyond graduation into their careers.
Ross News Blog
This fall, Michigan Ross welcomed its newest group of MBA students, and it’s the strongest class we’ve ever had. The incoming class has the highest average GMAT score of any class in Michigan Ross’ history. Another record high for Ross is the percentage of women in the new class: 43 percent. Strong...
Ross News Blog
Who run the world? Well, like Beyoncé asks in her hit song, “Run The World": Girls. At Michigan Ross, it's no different. Not one, not two, but four Michigan Ross MBAs are featured in Poets & Quants’ recent “Women from...
Ross News Blog
Women are incredibly impactful leaders. Yet, there is still a lot of work left to do to open the doors of opportunity for women throughout the business world. A new episode of Business Beyond Usual , a podcast out today from Michigan Ross students, takes on this...
Ross News Blog
What does it take to get deans and leaders from some of the top business schools and corporations together in one room? How about an invitation from the White House and a very important topic – the country’s national economic competitiveness. As Senior Advisor to President Barack Obama and Chair of...
Ross News Blog
On Wednesday, Michigan Ross Dean Alison Davis-Blake will attend a convening at the White House hosted by the White House Council on Women and Girls and the Council of Economic Advisers. The convening will focus on...
Ross News Blog
Good question! And soon, we’ll be hitting the road and joining forces with top business schools across the country to help prospective MBA students find the answer. Starting in mid-July, Michigan Ross will be joining representatives from Berkeley Haas, Cornell Johnson, Darden, Duke Fuqua, NYU Stern...
Student Voices
By Rachel Tucker, BBA ‘17 One cold Wednesday afternoon, I sat in my Business Communications class as the professor gave us interview tips. The professor, Sarah Zimmerman , is an incredibly impressive...
Full-Time MBA Admissions Blog
So much of the talk around women focuses on percentages. It seems every week news headlines announce major milestones of women in business schools: when women make up more than 40 percent of an incoming class; or when a school reports a significant increase in applications from females; or when...
Ross News Blog
“Lessons From My Mother: A Conversation With Ross Alum Dr. Betty Chu” is free and open to the public, but registration is required .
Ross News Blog
In the first event to be held for Michigan Ross’ new Och Initiative for Women in Finance, Carla Harris, Vice Chairman of Global Wealth Management for Morgan Stanley, will deliver a keynote address on Oct. 22 at 5:30 p.m. in the Colloquium at the Ross School of Business. Featured in magazines from...
Ross News Blog
Michigan Ross Dean Alison Davis-Blake, along with deans from other top business schools around the country, visited the White House to talk about the issues facing women and families related to work and business education.
Dean's Blog
Often, people can’t quite put their finger on what’s different about the Ross culture; it’s a feeling, an attitude, a spirit, or some indescribable quality that’s apparent the moment you set foot in the Winter Garden.