Investment in Alumni Connections

LEAD Program Alumni Previews

LEAD Previews feature popular GSB faculty in short videos on timely, thought-provoking topics. With funding from annual and reunion gifts, GSB alumni were offered free access to exclusive video content and interaction with faculty on a virtual platform.

This past year, highlights from these mini online courses for alumni included:

Virtual Events for Alumni

Dean Jonathan Levin, Professor Myra Strober, and Professor Sarah Soule in conversation at the live-streamed Virtual Alumni Weekend discussing how the school has evolved over the years and the issues that many alumni continue to face around work and family.

Virtual alumni events supported by the Business School Fund included a five-week online summer career series in collaboration with the GSB Career Management Center; select local events via Facebook-Live; the Virtual Career Series to help jump-start your networking-based job search; and the ever-popular Virtual Alumni Weekend reunion events.

Highlights from Virtual Alumni Weekend events:

42:04
Rethinking Happiness
byStanford Graduate School of Business
7,853views
Jennifer Aaker, General Atlantic Professor of Marketing
1:02:08
Corporations and Society
byStanford Graduate School of Business
1,973views
Anat Admati, George G.C. Parker Professor of Finance and Economics
39:10
Fireside Chat
byStanford Graduate School of Business
2,340views
Jonathan Levin, Philip H. Knight Professor and Dean, and Dean Emeritus Robert Joss, moderated by Sandra Horbach, MBA ’87
57:15
The Gig Economy: Threats & Opportunities for Workers and Employers
byStanford Graduate School of Business
18,567views
Paul Oyer, Mary and Rankine Van Anda Entrepreneurial Professor
53:34
Engine of Impact: Maximizing Your Personal Impact as a Philanthropist, Nonprofit Executive, or Board Leader
byStanford Graduate School of Business
2,722views
Authors and GSB Lecturers Bill Meehan and Kimberly Jonker, in conversation with Dean Jonathan Levin
43:15
Are we there yet? Diversity, Work, and Family in 2018
byStanford Graduate School of Business
2,150views
Dean Jonathan Levin, Professor Myra Strober, and Professor Sarah Soule