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An alumnus has donated $50m to Yale School of Management to help it construct a new campus. Norman Foster, a renowned British architect, will design the facility, which will be called Edward P. Evans Hall, after its benefactor.
Peter Tufano has been named as the new dean at Oxford University’s Saïd Business School. The 53-year-old Harvard professor will succeed Colin Mayer, the current dean, in July next year.
MBA students at the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School are to receive free executive education classes throughout their careers, the school has revealed. Wharton plans to offer its alumni tuition-free access to an executive programme every seven years of their working life. The announcement came as the school’s faculty approved a new MBA curriculum which will allow its 1,600 students more scope to customise their programmes. It will also mean more emphasis in areas such as leadership through self-analysis and ethical and legal responsibility in business.