Alumni Guide
Welcome new #SternAlumni! Make the most of your alumni network with the 2016 New Alumni Guide. Learn about maintaining your Stern email, lifelong career support, exciting events and networking opportunities.

Alumni in the News

 
Poets & Quants

Standout Sternies from the Class of 2016: Poets & Quants named #SternAlumni Luke Douglas, MBA '16; Samantha Thiel, MBA '16; and Manny Moquete, EMBA '16, on its recent list of MBA and EMBA grads to watch.

 
Lorenzo Fertitta

The Fight for $4 Billion: Lorenzo Fertitta, MBA '93, and his brother Frank, grew U.F.C. into the billion dollar empire it is today.

 
Laura Fox

TED Talk on the Value of Ignorance: Laura Fox, MBA '15, challenges us to consider ignorance as a catalyst for change in her TED@BCG talk.

 
Samir Goel

The Lonely Entrepreneur: Samir Goel, BS '16, shares his thoughts on the tension between ambition and community in Silicon Valley and the rise of co-working spaces.

 
Anish Patel

Inspiring the Future of India: Uplift Humanity, a nonprofit launched by Anish Patel, BS '16, aims to mentor and educate children in India living in orphanages and juvenile centers.

 
Eesha Sharma

Wealth Perceptions: Eesha Sharma, PhD '13, MPhil '12, BS '07, shares research on financial biases and their effect on our behavior, highlighting her joint research with Professor Adam Alter.

 

Faculty News & Research

 
Vasant Dhar
The Wall Street Journal

When Robots Fail: In the wake of Tesla’s autopilot crash, Professor Vasant Dhar reflects on the balance of human decision-making and machine learning in business.

Peter Henry
Ethisphere

Averting Tragedy: Dean Peter Henry explains how collective action from universities, corporations and policymakers can reduce roadblocks to higher education and lead to a more skilled workforce.

Susan Stehlik
The Guardian

The Power of (Mis)Perception: Professor Susan Stehlik’s undergraduate class experiment on perceptions of powerful women prompts conversation about the 2016 presidential campaigns.

 
Arun Sundararajan
Fortune

New Solutions to Old Problems: Drawing from his new book, The Sharing Economy, Professor Arun Sundararajan outlines three models for more rational, ethical and participatory regulation in peer-to-peer markets.

 

Video Corner

Scott Galloway

What’s Next For Marissa Mayer? Professor Scott Galloway discusses Verizon’s recent purchase of Yahoo’s web business.

Sonia Marciano

Digital Distribution: Disruption or Exploitation? Professor Sonia Marciano explains the difference between the two within the music industry.

Stern on the Scene

The End of Accounting

The End of Accounting: Nearly 175 ‪#SternAlumni‬, students and faculty gathered to hear Baruch Lev, Philip Bardes Professor of Accounting and Finance, share insights from his new book, The End of Accounting and the Path Forward for Investors and Managers. Read more about his conversation with Martin Fridson, Chief Investment Officer of Lehmann Livian Fridson Advisors LLC.

Outclass Rooftop Soiree

Outclass Rooftop Soiree: Alumni and students are invited to celebrate the Stern Outclass community at a rooftop soiree on Friday, September 9. Register today and help us kick off another year with Outclass!

Lifelong Learning

Lifelong Learning

In today's world, executives must understand and improve the use of data in their company's day-to-day business decisions in order to compete with - and get ahead of - their peers. Develop your capacity to rely not just on your intuition, but data as well. Reserve your spot today for NYU Stern Executive Education's 2-day course, Data-Driven Decision Making.

Career Corner

Recent job postings open to Stern alumni:

  • Avenue Pacific, Chief of Staff, Los Angeles, CA, Job ID #54847
  • Eaton Corporation, Business Development and Strategy Manager, Beachwood, OH, Job ID #55470
  • BlackRock, iShares Investment Consultant - Latin America & Iberia, New York, NY, Job ID #55503
  • Rakuten, Inc., CEO Office Principal, Tokyo, Japan, Job ID #54120

View more job listings from the Career Center for Working Professionals and apply via your Career Account.

 

#SternPride

FinTech

Keeping Pace with the Future of Finance: Check out Stern’s new FinTech MBA specialization, a first among top business schools, beginning this fall!

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