School News

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May 10, 2018
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After being faced with a difficult decision on whether to accept a job or go back to school, Mahere aims to use his Stanford GSB experience to transition into other business sectors.
Tawanda Michael Mahere, MBA ‘19 | Kiefer Hickman
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
May 2, 2018
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The Stanford GSB professor talks professional passion, his new book, and why he wouldn't go into the same field today.
Jonathan Berk, on sabbatical in London | Manuel Vazquez
May 2, 2018
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The Journal of Finance has bestowed first prize honors on the paper “Benchmarks in Search Markets.”
Darrell Duffie, The Dean Witter Distinguished Professor of Finance | Nancy Rothstein
May 2, 2018
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Prize awarded in the case method community’s annual ‘Oscars’.
Hau Lee
May 1, 2018
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Stanford GSB faculty are taking advantage of two massive changes in the science of how we behave, Dean Levin explains.
Professor Rebecca Diamond and Ziao Ju, a PhD Candidate in Economics | 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
April 23, 2018
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Two first-time political candidates talk about applying the lessons they learned at Stanford GSB.
A woman running for office looking ahead. | Illustration by Roman Muradov
April 23, 2018
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One student takes his experience in concert planning to think about experience design and live entertainment for future generations.
Richard Lonsdorf, MS ’18 | Kiefer Hickman
April 20, 2018
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He transformed his resourcefulness as a squadron commander into business savvy.
For Randy Hetrick, MBA ’03, necessity and a stray jiujitsu belt were the mother and father of an exercise device that he created while deployed as a SEAL. | Shae Rocco
April 17, 2018
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A venture capitalist changes course after one crucial conversation.
Dave Whorton, MBA ‘97 | Camilla Ekenheim
April 16, 2018
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Northwestern University announces Kreps as the winner of the 2018 Erwin Plein Prize in Economics based on his work in game theory, decision theory, and finance.
David Kreps | Photo by Nancy Rothstein
April 9, 2018
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Changing careers required self-discovery as she moved from private equity to general management.
Celina Johnson, MBA ’08 | Emily Billings
April 6, 2018
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Understanding what a strong leader needs.
Katherine August-deWilde: "You can’t ask more of your team than you ask of yourself." | Reuters/Neal Hamberg
April 4, 2018
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The new award will reward young scholars working on quantitative methodologies of interest to academics and practitioners of marketing.
V. "Seenu" Srinivasan | Nancy Rothstein
March 30, 2018
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A Siebel scholar and head of the student Impact Fund learns to look beyond the linear career path.
 Jack Marzulli, MBA ’18 | Kiefer Hickman
March 28, 2018
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Three award-winning economists talk about where the field has been and where it’s heading.
From left, Robert Wilson, David Kreps, and Paul Migrom, received the 2018 John J. Carty Award in the field of economics. | Elena Zhukova
March 19, 2018
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Students explore how self-awareness, self-care, and self-understanding can help them become better leaders.
Leah Weiss, a lecturer in organizational behavior, teaches stuents that a better bottom line starts with being better to yourself. | Illustration by Valeria Petrone