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October 2023 Alumni Updates

From the Banks

October 2023 Alumni Updates

Broad: #13 Executive MBA program among U.S. public universities; source: Financial Times Executive MBA rankings 2023

Broad Executive MBA ranked in top 15 for 10 years

In Financial Times’ 2023 ranking, released Monday, Michigan State is No. 13 among U.S. public universities. The data also show that Spartan graduates’ salaries and career progress are continuing to trend upward.

Victory for MSU

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Meet the Broad College’s 2023 Global Engagement Fellow

Parth Gandhi (MBA ’95), founder and CIO of Bombay Capital, is visiting MSU from India throughout the week of Oct. 16 to engage with leadership, students, faculty and staff through college events, class visits and more.

Meet Parth
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Graduate Voice: How my time at MSU helped me create Groovy Donuts

Andrew Gauthier (B.A. Finance ’11), founder of Groovy Donuts, writes for MSUToday about how his finance background — and coming to MSU as an undergrad — helped him build this award-winning Lansing-area small business.

Hear From Andrew
Gary and Sue Farha, both wearing white T-shirts that say Michigan State University RISE: Residential Initiative on the Study of the Environment

Gift to benefit RISE program, supporting student development in sustainability

Broad alumni Gary (MBA ’82) and Sue Farha (MBA ’82) have given $1.1 million to establish an endowment and a student travel fund supporting MSU’s Residential Initiative on the Study of the Environment in the College of Natural Science.

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Follow @MSUBroadCollege on YouTube, Twitter/X, Facebook, LinkedIn and Instagram to keep up with Broad College happenings this fall.


Join a networking community on Broad Connect to give back by sharing your professional experiences with current students and to gain insight from other Broad alumni as you navigate your own career. Broad Connect supports current students and alumni as they work together to empower the next generation of business leaders.

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2023 Spartan Gift & Giving Guide: Support Michigan-based, Spartan-owned buinesses and nonprofits by checking out or 2023 gift and giving guide. Happy Holidays!

Coming soon: 2023 Spartan Gift & Giving Guide

It's back for another year! Coming next month, watch for the 2023 installment of the Spartan Gift & Giving Guide, featuring Michigan-based, Spartan-owned businesses and nonprofits. If you are a Spartan entrepreneur or nonprofit leader, or know someone who would be a fit for this year’s guide, drop us a line at


Connect with current students...

Bianca Kajy attends the 2023 Leadership in Action Summit

Student view: A glimpse into the Leadership in Action Summit

Marketing junior Bianca Kajy, vice president of communications for the Broad Student Senate, writes for MSUToday about her experience of attending this inaugural summit and the leadership practices, insights and opportunities shared by faculty and staff at MSU and beyond.


Hear From Bianca
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Broad College and partners launch startup accelerator for finance and insurance

The MSU Research Foundation, MSU Federal Credit Union and the Broad College’s Insurance and Risk Management Program have collaborated to launch the Conquer Finance and Insurance Accelerator, an initiative aimed at advancing Michigan as an epicenter for innovation in the finance and insurance sectors.

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Global Business Club: Spotlight on Türkiye


10:00 AM – 3:00 PM


UrbanBeat, Lansing


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Pius Mithika

Two-time Broad Spartan alumnus Pius Mithika hopes his new book, The Boy Who Believed, will inspire Broad Spartans to believe the impossible is possible.

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