Alumni News

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

March 20, 2017
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From February through May, five student-led gala events celebrate the diverse communities that enrich the school experience.
Task Rabbit CEO Stacy Brown-Philpot accepts the 2017 Tapestry Award | Doug Peck/Geiken Photography
March 20, 2017
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Taking a lesson from his childhood, the cofounder of an online school wants to democratize genius.
Serena Williams of the U.S. hits a shot during her Women's singles final match against Venus Williams of the U.S. | Reuters/Edgar Su
March 7, 2017
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Laura Arrillaga-Andreessen says giving is about more than just writing checks.
A pile of blankets to be given away | Reuters / Adrees Latif
March 3, 2017
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How robots, “smart” ovens, and old-fashioned cooking skills might challenge a $40 billion industry.
Students eating pizza | iStock/franckreporter
February 22, 2017
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How workforce development programs turn talent puddles into talent pools.
A female college senior meets a company representative at a job fair | Reuters/Andrew Burton
February 22, 2017
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Pritzker, MBA/JD ’85, will deliver the 2017 graduation address at Stanford GSB on June 17.
graduates at the 2016 diploma ceremony
February 10, 2017
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Greg Waldorf: “The ability to control your own destiny is the biggest thing.”
Greg Waldorf photographed by Drew Kelly
February 6, 2017
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A Stanford GSB alum shares six ways you can create your own diverse career path.
Two arrows pointing in different directions | iStock/wedninth
January 26, 2017
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Rupert Murdoch notes positive impact of Latino-owned businesses at Jan. 18 State of Latino Entrepreneurship Event
Sol Trujillo and Rupert Murdoch | Stacy Geiken
January 25, 2017
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Applications for the August 2017 program now open. Apply by Wednesday, March 1 2017, 5pm PST.
College students Gregory Knox (left) and David Giongco got a taste for design-thinking at the inaugural Stanford Future Leaders Program in August 2016. | Stanford MBA Admissions
January 25, 2017
Clear Admit|The SIF program launched eight years ago now counts 15 fellows among its alumni.
Change wall at Stanford GSB
January 12, 2017
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A new study asked hundreds of VCs to rank the factors that drive their investment decisions.
A group of people talking at a conference table | iStock/Peopleimages
January 9, 2017
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Inside Stanford GSB’s ambitious venture to lift people out of poverty.
Workers drying spent brewery grain for poultry feed at Nation Feeders in Nigeria.
January 9, 2017
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A strong sense of conviction can both encourage and discourage people from speaking out.
A student shouts slogans during a protest | Reuters/Marcelo del Pozo
December 28, 2016
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Take these life lessons to heart and reset your thinking for the new year.
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December 12, 2016
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Long commute? Spend the time listening to these 10 Stanford Business stories.
A woman wearing headphones | Reuters/David Gray
December 6, 2016
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The country’s oldest school for blind students turns to mobile apps, online courses, and driverless cars.
Three blind students lead one another | Dave Power | Courtesy of the Perkins School for the Blind
December 6, 2016
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Reading recommendations from the Stanford GSB community.
A woman reads a book | Reuters/Miguel Vidal
December 5, 2016
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A hands-on learning opportunity for students to manage a fund focused on social and environmental impact, Stanford GSB Impact Fund has made its first investment.
A white board with notes on it | Stanford Center for Social Innovation
November 28, 2016
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Business training can help physicians navigate the complex and ever-changing logistics of health care.
Doctors conduct a meeting around a conference table | iStock/Rawpixel