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Ethics in Investing: A Discussion with Kristen Bitterly Michell (ND '02)

Ethics in Investing: A Discussion with Kristen Bitterly Michell (ND '02)

NDDCEL Staff

Kristen Bitterly Michell (ND '02), the Managing Director and Head of Investing Solutions at Citi Global Wealth, sat down with us to discuss the industry. Kristen was a featured speaker of the 2024 Women’s Investing Summit (WIS) hosted by the Notre Dame Institute for Global Investing (NDIGI). She offers…

Rejuvenation at Work:  Leveraging Connections for Employee Engagement

Rejuvenation at Work: Leveraging Connections for Employee Engagement

NDDCEL Staff

Resolutions, diets, the latest exercise routines - we are inundated with “new year, new you” messages each January. This time of year also marks a bit of a reset at work - many of us return to the office after extra time with loved ones over the holidays.

As we consider our priorities and well-being,…

Global Good:  Lenses on Ethical Leadership from Japan

Global Good: Lenses on Ethical Leadership from Japan

Colin Linnen (ND ‘25) & Jessica McManus Warnell

What is the role of business in community resilience, as environmental disasters increase in frequency and intensity around the world? Japan - the world's third largest economy - is among the countries most geographically vulnerable to environmental challenges. At the same time, its infrastructure,…

Sustainable Energy for a Sustainable Future

Sustainable Energy for a Sustainable Future

NDDCEL Staff

“Isn’t every company a sustainable company?”

 

This is the challenging question posed by Kirsten Higgins, ND ’14, during her insightful interview on the present and future of renewable energy. She expanded on this question noting that as more companies become attuned to the costs—

A Crystal Clear Opportunity: Transparency Improves Business and Sets Your Firm Apart

A Crystal Clear Opportunity: Transparency Improves Business and Sets Your Firm Apart

Lindsay Paturalski and Jessica McManus Warnell

It’s clear by now that ESG (environmental, social, and governance) factors are part of the 21st century business landscape. You can’t stroll through business or investing sites without coming across the term, but a simple commitment to ESG is not going to be enough for companies to justify their social…

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Our NDDCEL Faculty Director served as a panelist for the "Business, Law, and Flourishing" sesssion of the Virtues & Vocations Conference, June 13-15, 2024. Check out the website for more from this national forum connecting scholars and practitioners considering character and flourishing in pre-professional and professional education. 

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We were pleased to co-sponsor the 2nd Annual MBA Diversity and Heritage Ball! The evening featured delicious food, lively dancing, gorgous apparel, and thoughful conversation. We are so pleased to be a part of this new tradition celebrating the diversity of the Irish!

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The NDDCEL Annual Fall Forum, held at the University of Notre Dame Chicago campus, was a rousing success! We brought together business leaders, researchers, early career professionals, and students for two days of thoughtful engagement on rejuvenation and the connection between personal and social revitalization. Stay tuned for business, teaching, and research materials! To get the latest content sign up for our quarterly newsletter.

 

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Faculty Director Jessica McManus Warnell at ND Chicago

 

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