Past Reunion Highlights

2017 Spring Reunions Photos

Fireside Chat with Dean Jonathan Levin and Daryn Dodson, MBA ’07

LOWkeynotes 2017: Inspiring Ideas to Change Lives, Organizations, and the World

Alumnae: Let’s Thrive Together!Hosted by the Alumni Relations Office a glimpse into the history and future of women’s programs at Stanford GSB.

Francis J. Flynn: “Communication and the Art of Persuasion”

Alumni Volunteer Appreciation ReceptionDean Levin gave a toast in celebration of our wonderful alumni who volunteered their time and skills to reunion planning and fundraising.

All Reunion Carnival More than 1,000 alumni and guests enjoyed the BBQ, pony rides, face painting, and other family fun at this annual event!

Clarify Your Next Career Move: Examining Strenghts, Interests, and Needs

The Diversity Impact Experience Led by Daryn Dodson, MBA ’07

Volunteer Opportunities: Seed, the Alumni Consulting Team, and Project Redwoods

Knight Management Center Tour

Fall 2016 Alumni Weekend and Fall Reunions Photos

GSB Welcome and Fireside Chat with Dean Jonathan Levin View Photos

John W. Gardner Volunteer Leadership Award and Robert K. Jaedicke Silver Apple Award View Photos

Alumni Weekend and Fall Reunion Lunches Photos View Photos

“Where Great Companies – and Leaders – Come From” with Professor William Barnett (video) Suggested reading:

“The 2016 Presidential Elections” with Professor David Brady (video) View Photos; View Slides

“Leadership & Life: Writing the Chapters of Your Life for the Highest Impact” with Joel Peterson (video) View Photos; Suggested reading: How to Run Your Business Like an 11-Year Old

“Innovation as a Process” with Professor Stefanos Zenios Suggested resources;
Suggested reading: Pretotyping Manifesto

“Neuroscience and the Connection to Exemplary Leadership” with Professor Baba Shiv View Photos; View Slides; Suggested viewing

“The Creator’s Code” with Amy Wilkinson View Photos; Suggested viewing; Suggested reading: The Creator’s Code

2016 Spring Reunions Photos

Dean’s Welcome, Reunion Kick-off, and Keynote Address

Professor Aaker shared The Power of Story, which can fuel stakeholder buy-in by painting a clear picture of what is and what could be for everyone — from employees, to investors, to customers.

LOWkeynotes 2016

LOWkeynotes provides an opportunity for students to develop and practice a nine-minute ‘keynote-style’ presentation.

Change Lives: Take Your Business Skills to Africa with Seed

Alumni and guests learned about the Seed Transformation Program and current opportunities for getting involved.

Introduction to GSB Women Circles

An information session on Stanford GSB Women’s Circles, which are small groups of alumnae who gather monthly to share and discuss relevant topics in their lives.


More than 1,000 alumni and guests enjoyed the BBQ, pony rides, face painting, and other family fun at this annual event!

Giving Back: Pro Bono Consulting and Nonprofit Boards

This panel of alumni experts addressed how alumni can get involved serving on nonprofit boards or donating skills as a pro bono consultant.

Entrepreneurs Meet Up

Alumni organized a time for experienced entrepreneurs of the various class years at the reunion to meet each other in an informal setting.

Applying Purpose and Values to Navigate Career Transitions

This interactive workshop hosted by the Career Management Center helped participants create checklist of questions to apply to impending transitions — both professional and personal.

Knight Management Center Tour

Alumni explored the LEED Platinum-rated home of Stanford GSB on a staff-led tour.

Highland Hall Hard-Hat Tour

Alumni explored the construction site of Stanford GSB’s newest student residence, Highland Hall.

Fall 2015 Alumni Weekend Photos & Videos

Stanford GSB’s 90th Anniversary Program A Stanford GSB faculty panel led by Dean Saloner reviews the transformative history of the school.

John W. Gardner Volunteer Leadership Award The Gardner award honors alumni volunteers who have demonstrated a history of strong volunteering.

Friday Lunch A lunch celebration on the Friday of Alumni Weekend (fall 2015).

Professor Burgelman Lecture In this talk, Prof. Burgelman investigates the interplay between corporate culture and strategy.

Women’s Program “Being a Woman at Stanford GSB and Beyond: Reflections on the Past and Thoughts for the Future”

Saturday Lunch A lunch celebration on the Saturday of Alumni Weekend (fall 2015).

All Sloan/MSx Dinner Dance Sloan/Msx alumni and students enjoying the annual dinner dance celebration.

Tailgate Party Alumni celebrating the big Homecoming game against the Washington Huskies.

Classes Without Quizzes Recordings for selected GSB Alumni Weekend and Stanford Reunion/Homecoming faculty talks.

Spring 2015 All-Reunion Weekend Photos

View From The Top – Vinod Khosla The founder of Khosla Ventures, discussed his reflections and insights on leadership.

SEED Panel The panel of SEED volunteer coaches shared what what it’s like to work as a business coach in Africa.

Board Service Panel Alumni shared how they used their business toolkits to balance giving back while achieving their own personal growth and development goals.

Keynote Speaker, Joel Peterson Professor Joel Peterson shared personal, detailed anecdotes from each chapter of his life as he has strived beyond success for impact.

Carnival More than 1,000 alumni and guests enjoyed the BBQ, pony rides, face painting, and other family fun!

Knight Management Tour Alumni explored the new LEED Platinum rated home of Stanford GSB on a staff-led tour.