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MBA Ally Challenge Winter Update: Haas moves into the lead!

  Happy New Year!We're excited to announce the first quarterly MBA Ally Challenge update. Since Sept, the participating schools have activated over 6,500 students as allies through 117 events and campaigns! Berkeley's Haas School of Business and Michigan's Ross School of Business have moved into the #1 and #2 spots. Here are the current rankings: The quarterly rankings are based on the 3 MBA Ally Challenge criteria:   ...Continue Reading

How the MBA Ally Challenge rankings are calculated

  The goal of the MBA Ally Challenge is to motivate business school students to stand up as allies to build the most LGBT-inclusive campus environments they can. How do you measure a school's success at doing that? Over the past three years we've tested and refined a ranking methodology that measures both campus culture and   ...Continue Reading

Announcement: The MBA Ally Challenge initial rankings are out!

  We've just announced the preliminary rankings in the 2014-2015 MBA Ally Challenge, with 23 top schools participating. The initial rankings are based on schools' beginning-of-year "inclusion scores", an aggregate of positive responses to a pre-survey on LGBT inclusiveness on campus distributed to students at each school. Over 3,600 students completed the survey, totaling 22% of   ...Continue Reading
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