Tag Archives: new campus construction

Big Donation Further Funds Columbia’s Manhattanville Campus

Columbia Business School announced yesterday that alumnus Henry Kravis has increased his gift to the school to $125 million, up from $100 million, in celebration of  Columbia Business School’s Centennial anniversary. The major donation further …

Posted in School News | Tagged , , , , ,

Columbia Alumni Give $40M for Manhattanville Campus

Columbia Business School recently announced that two of its alumni have pledged a combined $40 million toward the construction of the school’s innovative new Manhattanville campus. Finance titans Arthur J.  Samberg and Mario J.  Gabelli, …

Posted in General, School News | Tagged , , , , , ,

The Race for Bigger, Better B-Schools

This post originally appeared on the U.S. News — Strictly Business blog A shiny new campus really does make a difference”“even for business schools firmly ensconced at the top of the heap.  Seeing a …

Posted in School News | Tagged , , , , , , ,

Alumnus Gives Yale SOM $50M, Largest Gift in School’s History

The Yale School of Management has received the largest gift in its history with a $50 million pledge from Yale College alumnus Edward (Ned) P. Evans to support the construction of SOM’s new state-of-the-art campus. …

Posted in General | Tagged , , , , , ,

Elite MBA Programs Scramble to Out-Build Each Other

Elite business schools are locked in an “arms race” of building bigger and more elaborate business campuses to recruit the best students and faculty and climb magazine rankings, says Yale School of Management finance professor …

Posted in General | Tagged , , , , , , ,