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The latest news and an inside look at the people and ideas that drive the MBA community.

Women at Stanford Graduate School of Business

Women at Stanford Graduate School of Business

MBA Admissions Update


We are pleased to welcome Jamie Schein, MBA ’91, as the interim assistant dean of MBA Admissions and Financial Aid. Over the past 10 years, Jamie has held various leadership positions at Stanford Graduate School of Business, first as director of strategy and curricular support for MBA and MSx Programs and most recently as assistant dean and director of the Career Management Center. Jamie brings extensive experience managing programs as well as supporting students in their academic and professional journeys. Her commitment to understanding and enriching the student experience will bring tremendous value to the team. 

Prior to working at Stanford, Jamie held management positions at several technology companies. She also led an education foundation, served on the governing board of a California public school district, and founded a small business. Jamie holds an AB in history from Harvard College and an MBA from Stanford GSB.

Academic Experience in the Stanford MBA Program

Academic Experience in the Stanford MBA Program


At Stanford Graduate School of Business, Pride celebrations aren’t exclusive to the month of June. Bruno Rigonatti Mendes, MBA ’24, says Pride events throughout the year include field days, watch parties, Thanksgiving dinners, a Drag 101 session, and a school-wide gathering in honor of International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia, and Transphobia.

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April 15, 2024

Erin Nixon Joins Stanford GSB as Assistant Dean of Admissions

Nixon brings “rare combination of talents” and broad international experience.
April 08, 2024

Nia Rose Froome, MBA ’23: Making Local, Fresh Food Available for All

Stanford Impact Founder Fellow plans to remove food barriers for low-income communities.
April 05, 2024

New Research Fund Promotes Responsible Leadership for the Next Century

Faculty grants spur momentum in Business, Government, and Society initiative
April 04, 2024

Stanford Alum, Business School Dean Jonathan Levin Named Stanford President

Jonathan Levin has been appointed the 13th president of Stanford University.
March 27, 2024

Habitat For Humanity CEO Jonathan Reckford Will Give Commencement Address

Housing nonprofit has had transformational growth under Reckford’s leadership.
March 25, 2024

Stanford GSB Professor Jennifer Aaker Wins 2024 Converse Award

Annual award honors exceptional scholarship in the field of marketing
March 07, 2024

A Different Dawn: Waking up to War in Kyiv

Ukraine native and Knight-Hennessy scholar looks for light in the darkness of war.
February 28, 2024

Changemakers: Expanding Access to Healthcare After Prison

People who have spent time in jail or prison often can’t get quality, affordable medical care. Two Stanford GSB grads are working to fix that.
February 12, 2024

New Executive Education Program Focuses on Empowering Chief Sustainability Officers

A new program from Stanford GSB and Stanford Doerr School of Sustainability is designed to help CSOs become more effective leaders.
February 08, 2024

Night Class: Students Get Up-Close Look at Faculty Research Projects

Insights and Bites offers evening sessions with an informal vibe
January 18, 2024

What the Science Says: New Podcast Highlights Research Findings

If/Then aims to help business leaders address modern problems
December 15, 2023

David Kang to Lead Stanford GSB Executive Education

New associate dean brings experience from media, entertainment, and higher education.
December 08, 2023

Shiro Wachira, MA ’23: Harnessing Farming’s Human Capital

Stanford Impact Founder Fellow plans to transform agricultural education in Africa.
December 07, 2023

Changemakers — Diversifying Broadway’s Investor Pool

This entertainment veteran is extending the journey for the legendary Soul Train brand. Next stop: Broadway.
December 05, 2023

Panel: Addressing AI Threats to Democracy an “Urgent Matter”

Seminar addresses worries about deep fakes, election disruption.
November 07, 2023

FTC Chair Lina Khan Delivers a Warning to Big Tech About A.I.

Speaking at Stanford, the Federal Trade Commission head addressed A.I., antitrust, and protecting consumers.
October 25, 2023

Capitol Gains: GSB Professors Share Their Expertise in DC and Beyond

In Washington and around the globe, faculty are helping policymakers untangle knotty problems.
October 23, 2023

How “Ecopreneurs” Spent Their Summer of Sustainability

Students in the new Stanford Ecopreneurship program spanned the globe to help build climate-focused ventures.
October 20, 2023

Maker: The “Soul Train” Musical

Producer Richard Gay says keeping a Broadway-bound musical on track is a team effort.
October 19, 2023

Chief Sustainability Officers Are in It for the Long Haul

Executives focused on sustainability and impact talk about their expanding roles and how collaboration drives their work.
October 18, 2023

Drew Barvir, MBA ’23: Harnessing AI to Support Youth Mental Health and Safety

For this Stanford Impact Founder Fellow, artificial intelligence will provide a new way to catch early signs of mental health challenges.
October 18, 2023

Peer to Peer: Investing in Innovation in Women’s Healthcare

Long overlooked, the opportunity to treat women better is booming.
October 13, 2023

Hard Lesson: Learning to Embrace Personal Growth

After trying to help the world’s most vulnerable babies, Jane Chen, MBA ’08, needed to heal her own wounds.
October 11, 2023

Thilo Braun: MBA ’23: An Electric Approach to Cleaner Skies

Stanford Impact Founder Fellow is developing aviation batteries that could keep the world flying — sustainably.