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Business ·

Redesigning Disaster Relief

Kogod professors Ayman Omar and Heather Elms explain why our current supply chain system needs an overhaul—and how blockchain could revolutionize decision-making and transparency in the COVID-19 crisis.
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Headshots of the three spring 2020 Kogod grads in this article.

Business ·

Rethinking the Next Chapter

During a time of great uncertainty, Kogod graduates are as resilient as ever. Three alumni from the class of 2020 share their post-grad plans with us.
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Piggy bank in a face mask.

Business ·

Saving Money During a Financial Crisis

Kogod professor Jason Howell discusses how college students and young adults who are new to the workforce should manage their money and save during a crisis.
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Alumni ·

How Hand Sanitizer Changed a Business—and a Mission to Help Others

As entrepreneurs at the helm of the mission-based Soapbox—which donates one bar of soap for every bar sold—Dave Simnick, SPA BA ’09 and Dan Doll, Kogod BSBA ’10 have been able to help countless more people during COVID-19.
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Business ·

The Stimulus - Is It Static or Will It Spark?

Kogod professor and managing director of the Kogod Tax Policy Center, Caroline Bruckner, breaks down the stimulus checks that many will receive, as well as the small business loans that are meant to support the economy.
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Business ·

Home is Where the Work is

Kogod professor Nikki Blacksmith and alum Doug Bell share telework best practices–and how it may change the future of work.
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Announcement ·

Noted Scholar Henry Louis Gates Jr. to Deliver 2020 Commencement Address

The 139th commencement cerebration is scheduled for 1 p.m. on Saturday, May 9.
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Alumni ·

Renowned Alumnus Gary Cohn Drives Impact with Investments in AU

Former Board of Trustees member Gary Cohn, Kogod/BSBA ’82, established an enduring legacy at AU through service and philanthropy, including two endowments that strengthen the Kogod School of Business.
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Communications ·

SOC Student’s ‘Operación Frijol’ Feeds Hungry Families During Covid-19

SOC student Ana Lezama and friends started the humanitarian movement Operación Frijol in Honduras to fight hunger during the Covid-19 crisis.
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Business ·

More Than Empty Shelves

Kogod professor Ron Hill explains how a rise in consumer vulnerability may permanently change the way we live.
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