In 2016, we said goodbye to a beloved members of the Olin family, celebrated an important ranking, announced an overhaul of the MBA program, and released attention-grabbing research. Take a look back at 2018 through our 10 most popular blog posts.

LeBoeuf has been promoted to full professor; Manela approved for tenure, advances to next step.

Bloomberg Businessweek’s new global ranking—released December 11—combined for the first time its previously separate ranking of US and international programs.

Financial Times business programs in the Americas, 2018 ranking
The Financial Times has placed WashU Olin eighth in the hemisphere—up nine places from Olin's showing in the newspaper's first ranking of this sort last year.

Dirk Elsperman, EMBA
Dirk Elsperman, EMBA '04, executive vice president and COO of St. Louis' Tarlton Corp., will serve as president of Associated General Contractors of America starting in April 2019.

Arch Grant recipients Marc Bernstein, BSBA ’15, Adam Hoffman, BSBA ’17, and Andrew Glantz, BSBA ’17.
All three companies were spawned through WashU Olin's Hatchery course under the leadership of a recent Olin graduate, and all three recently received $50,000