Alumni News

Browse or search the articles below and see what some Stanford GSB alumni have been up to professionally. 

June 21, 2018
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A former marketing executive loves his unlikely third act as a prison-education reformer.
Jim Farrin, credit: Sean Pressley
June 20, 2018
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Alumni and friends of Jack McDonald gather for the official renaming celebration of the life and legacy of the GSB's beloved professor of 50 years.
Jack McDonald | R.J. Muna
June 20, 2018
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With the Corporations and Society Initiative, Anat Admati hopes to make Stanford GSB a better citizen of the world.
Anat Admati | Nancy Rothstein
June 20, 2018
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Students from across campus pitched their startup at Stanford Venture Studio’s Demo Day.
Aditya Ranjan, MBA ’19 and Sneha Iyer, MA ’19, presented their startup at Stanford Venture Studio's Demo Day. | Elena Zhukova
June 17, 2018
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Anheuser-Busch InBev CEO and Stanford alumnus advised graduates to seek a higher motivation.
Stanford GSB Class of 2018 | Saul Bromberger
June 11, 2018
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A new study questions the effectiveness of targeting “hubs” at the center of social networks.
Flowers on a vine | Illustration by Harriet Lee-Merrion
June 8, 2018
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She came to business school to learn about leadership, expecting to return to product management at a large tech company. She’s leaving as a CEO.
Beth Berger, MBA ’18| Kiefer Hickman
May 30, 2018
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New skills gained through the master’s program for experienced leaders help him to strengthen one company, then launch another.
Aldo Monteforte, MS ’05 | The Floow Ltd.
May 25, 2018
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No one asked, but she told, and the rest is a memorable chapter in civil rights history.
Zoe Dunning | Alanna Hale
May 23, 2018
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The next generation of social innovators were honored with the Miller Social Change Leadership Award and Social Innovation Fellowships.
Photography by Stacy Geiken
May 18, 2018
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A new Stanford study looks beyond the hype to examine how decentralized transactions can solve social ills.
A photo illustration of block chain shapes over "I Voted" stickers.  | istock/filo, Reuters/Chris Keane
May 18, 2018
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2017 Impact Design Immersion Fellow rolls out a plan to make wheelchairs affordable and customizable.
Rachael Wallach's personal experience with wheelchairs caused her to ask why they couldn't be customizable to meet users' varying needs.
May 8, 2018
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This app helps ranchers manage their land while improving the environment.
Christine Su | Courtesy of Pasturemap
May 8, 2018
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This vertical farming startup plans to reimagine farming.
Nate Mazonson | Photo by Drew Kelly
May 8, 2018
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Fifty miles outside of Abu Dhabi, startup Pure Harvest plans to grow fresh fruits and vegetables in an inhospitable climate.
Sky Kurtz and fellow founders of Pure Harvest | Photo by Siddharth Siva
May 7, 2018
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A Stanford study hints at the broad consequences of political polarization.
A worker at a factory in Kfar Saba near Tel Aviv cuts fabric printed with U.S. flags. | Reuters/Nir Elias
May 7, 2018
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It’s all about connections for the winner of the Jerry I. Porras Latino Leadership Award.
José E. Feliciano: If you can make those around you better, you can succeed at anything. | Joe Bradwell
May 4, 2018
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She put together her father’s example, her grandmother’s teachings on plants, and her own experiences to launch a plant-based food company.
Jenny Eu, MBA ’03 | Erika Cole
May 2, 2018
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This year's Tapestry Award winner swore to return to Africa to help alleviate its poverty. Stanford Seed gave him that chance.
Clinton Etheridge | Photo by ToniBird Photography
April 26, 2018
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Two new awards recognize outstanding academic achievement by Sloan Fellows in the Stanford MSx Program.
Parker, Joss | Helen Chang