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Jul
30
2020

Powered by BackPac, a virtual volunteering app founded by three Michigan Ross, more than 40 Ross alumni from Southeast Michigan participated in contactless and virtual activities with local nonprofits to spread positivity in challenging times.

Jun
11
2020

In response to the tragic deaths of Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor, and George Floyd, three MBA students who are part of the Consortium at Michigan Ross are spearheading a fundraiser to educate and raise $100,000 to fight racial injustice.

May
29
2020

In the two months since its launch, Get Shift Done, co-founded by Anurag Jain, MBA ’95, has provided more than ten million meals at more than 60 locations across ten U.S. cities, registered more than 8,500 workers, and raised nearly $7 million to pay those workers.

May
27
2020

From the frontlines of healthcare to their home offices around the world, Michigan Ross students, faculty, staff, and alumni have stepped up to lead and support those in need since the outbreak of COVID-19 pandemic.

May
13
2020

As the number of people facing food insecurity continues to rise during the coronavirus pandemic, the usage of a mobile/web app, created by Jack Griffin, BBA ’19, that connects individuals to free meal sites has soared.

Apr
22
2020

To ensure that when they return to campus, they can also visit many of their favorite places and organizations, Michigan Ross undergraduates organized virtually to launch fundraising efforts for Ann Arbor’s small businesses and nonprofits. 

Mar
6
2020

To understand Detroit’s transformation, some say you need to visit the city in person to witness the vast changes. That message and enthusiasm for how young leaders can have a long-term impact was the focus of a recent event put on by the Detroit Revitalization and Business Club at Michigan Ross. 

Feb
27
2018

Check out eight Ross projects taking place around the world right now, and follow Michigan Ross on Instagram to see updates directly from students on several of the projects throughout the week.

Apr
12
2016
Dec
14
2015

One of Michigan Ross’ most active clubs has created a new mentorship program in the Motor City. The...

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