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November 21, 2018
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An architect looks to business school to develop skills outside of design.
Danielle Wyss. Credit: Kiefer Hickman
November 15, 2018
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She went from NASA to Stanford and back to become the Kennedy Space Center’s first female senior executive.
JoAnn Morgan. Credit: Kay Bjork
November 15, 2018
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The skills he learned at Stanford GSB served the CEMEX executive well when Hurricane Maria put his staffers at risk.
 Jorge Rojas. Credit: Photo Courtesy of CEMEX
November 15, 2018
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She signed up for the Stanford MSx Program with one goal in mind: create a startup that would help other parents.
Ritu Narayan
November 15, 2018
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More than 50 years after he arrived at Stanford GSB, the school’s former dean still sees himself as a student.
Robert Joss. Credit: Robert Holmgren
November 15, 2018
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The Sloan — now Stanford MSx — Program has evolved in many ways in the last six decades. Here are six of the most significant changes.
students in an MSx class | Photo by Elena Zhukova
November 15, 2018
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The CEO of Kimberly-Clark dined with future Nobel laureates while at Stanford GSB but says he learned much from his peers.
Tom Falk. Credit: Courtesy of Kimblery-Clark
November 15, 2018
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When her bosses at General Motors sent her to the Stanford Sloan Program, her goal was to make lifelong connections while excelling in the classroom.
Zara Larsen. Credit: Photo Courtesy of The Larsen Group
October 30, 2018
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Five alumni and one faculty member recognized for contributions to the GSB during annual reunion weekend.
October 29, 2018
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A revered yet humble teacher whose research profoundly impacted many disciplines, he found exquisite beauty in both math and poetry.
James G. March at Stanford. Credit: Courtesy of Stanford GSB
October 23, 2018
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When the New Zealander came down with an aggressive cancer, his classmates rallied.
David Downs, a participant in Stanford Executive Program. Courtesy of David Downs
October 23, 2018
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A quick look at the new MBA students by the numbers.
One of six sections of first-year MBA students in the Class of 2020  | Courtesy of MBA Student Life
October 16, 2018
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Students take the lead in Stanford GSB Impact Fund to manage investments in mission-driven startups.
YYoung people looking at a pie chart, contemplatively. Credit: James Steinberg
October 11, 2018
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Building digital economies for inclusive growth, fostering resilient societies, and investing in people are crucial, says Jim Yong Kim.
World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim speaks with Stanford Professor Condoleezza Rice. Credit: Elena Zhukova
October 10, 2018
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More than 200 Stanford Seed participants from Africa and India gather for the first time to unite in their commitment to bring prosperity to communities through the growth of businesses.
Funkidz CEO Ciiru Waithaka with past Seed participants during a company visit. | Credit: Zachary M. Saitoti
October 9, 2018
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Recognized for academic achievement and leadership, this year’s Siebel Scholars aim to make a positive impact.
From left to right: John Ettinger, Geoff Calder, Jennifer Villa, Tucker Kocher, Valerie Shen. Credit: Stacy Geiken
October 9, 2018
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He expected to find people trumpeting their accomplishments but instead has been stunned by “the humility of the class.”
Geoff Calder, MBA ‘19, is one of five 2019 Siebel Scholars. Credit: Stacy Geiken
October 9, 2018
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What has surprised her most about Stanford GSB? How eager her classmates are to offer assistance.
 Jennifer Villa. Credit: Stacy Geiken
October 9, 2018
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Whether handing out schwag at ballgames or running an investment portfolio, “you’ve got to love what you do.”
John Ettinger. Credit: Stacy Geiken
October 9, 2018
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“The degree of authenticity and openness I’ve experienced has exceeded all my expectations.”
Tucker Kocher. Credit: Stacy Geiken