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  • Krannert's Ellen Ernst Kossek honored as Academy of Management Fellow
    Ellen Ernst Kossek, the Basil S. Turner Professor of Management and research director of the Susan Bulkeley Butler Center for Leadership Excellence at Purdue University, has been elected as a Fellow by the Academy of Management (AOM) for her “significant contributions to the science and practice of management.” Kossek is among a cohort of nine new Fellows selected by the organization, which has nearly 20,000 members in more than 120 countries. They were honored at a celebration dinner during the AOM’s 78th annual meeting on Aug. 10-14 in Chicago, Illinois.
  • Registration open for Technical Management Institute on Oct. 16-19
    The College of Engineering and Krannert School of Management are offering the Technical Management Institute, a professional development program aimed at new and aspiring managers of a technical workforce, Oct. 16-19 at Krannert Center. Participants will sharpen their skills in the areas of personnel management, leadership, programs and project management, data visualization and more. This year’s program also includes special bookend sessions and a workshop on executive presence, or captivating an audience during presentations.
  • Chill out: Purdue produces innovative ChillNado to help tailgaters, beachgoers, others cool and store drinks, food
    Tailgating is big business in the United States – an estimated 50 million Americans tailgate every football season and spend $12 billion enjoying the pastime. Purdue University researchers have developed new technology to help tailgaters, beachgoers and anyone else enjoy cool drinks. David Page, an MBA student at the Krannert School of Management and an alumnus of the School of Mechanical Engineering, helped lead the team of researchers, who created a new cooler technology they call ChillNado.