This week’s Twitter roundup of happenings in the business school world includes the passing of a beloved professor, tips on admissions essays and MBA financing, and reflections from deans on old programs and new alliances.
An update from the admissions director at the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School on round-two admissions and a new no co-signer loan program (@Wharton, 2/25)
Harvard Business School Dean Nitin Nohria praises the work of the school’s Leadership Fellows program on its 10th anniversary ((@nitinnohria, 2/28)
Cornell’s Johnson Graduate School of Management marks the passing of longtime marketing and psychology professor Alice Isen (@JohnsonSchool, 3/1)
Ryan Goodnight, an MBA alum from Texas A&M’s Mays Business School, launches a campaign to win a free trip into space through the Space Race 2012 competition (@maysbusiness, 3/2)
Sarah Ramsey, of the University of California, Irvine Merage School of Business, offers advice on how to prepare for writing an admissions essay (@Sarah_Ramsey, 3/2)
University of North Carolina’s Kenan-Flagler Business School gives tips on how to approach an employer about financing an MBA (@MBAatUNC, 3/2)
IE Business School Dean Iniguez Santiago reflects on the Women Entrepreneurship in Europe program, an alliance between the school and Siemens (SI) (@SantiagoIniguez, 3/5)