David Gergen

David Gergen, senior political analyst for CNN and an adviser to four U.S. presidents, keynoted the 13th annual Leadership Speakers Series in September. (Photo by Mark Simons)

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Leadership event features awards, keynote from Gergen

The Krannert School honored six Purdue alumni and faculty during its 13th annual Leadership Speakers Series dinner Sept. 26. David Gergen, senior political analyst for CNN and adviser to four U.S. presidents, gave the keynote address. Purdue President Mitch Daniels and Krannert Dean Chris Earley also made remarks. More

Krannert earns high rankings in 2 business school surveys

The Krannert School of Management was ranked among the best business programs globally in two new surveys. Krannert ranked 18th in a survey of international business schools by Business Insider, and The Economist ranked Krannert 30th in the world and 15th among U.S. programs without partners for executive MBA programs. More

Purdue introduces online master’s program in economics

Purdue’s Krannert School now offers an innovative online master’s degree in economics designed for individuals with strong analytical backgrounds, such as individuals with undergraduate majors in the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) disciplines. More

Krannert, Vet Med introduce management program for veterinarians

The Krannert School and Purdue’s College of Veterinary Medicine have teamed up to offer veterinarians and their staffs graduate-level business skills. The Veterinary Practice Management Program (VPMP) provides 72 hours of instruction to help veterinary professionals manage the business side of their practices. More