Cornell University

Friday, October 31, 2014

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Dean Katz Named Interim Provost


Service as Cornell's chief academic and operating officer begins Nov. 14

Harry Katz, the Kenneth F. Kahn Dean of the School of Industrial and Labor Relations, has been appointed interim provost, Cornell President David J. Skorton announced Oct. 24. Katz will begin his new position Nov. 14, when Provost Kent Fuchs steps down to prepare for his new role as president of the University of Florida starting in January.

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ILR News Digest

The 8th National MBA Human Capital Case Competition, sponsored by GE, Deloitte and Vanderbilt University, was won by Cornell team members Matt Olson MILR '15, Nasiya Acklen MBA '15, Christine Chang MILR/MBA '16, Daniel Zajda, MILR/MBA 2016 and Dax Howard MBA '16. Read more.

Interviews and Research Highlights

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"The Wells Fargo worker who asked for a pay raise shows the limits of going it alone"

Francine Blau and Lawrence Kahn, 10/10/2014
"Microsoft's CEO Wasn't the Only Male Exec to Say Something Clueless About Women This Week"

Peter Bamberger and Sam Bacharach, 10/3/2014
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Steve Miranda, 9/24/2014
"Leave Your Job on a Good Note"
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