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The Stern Insider is a monthly update on alumni news, career opportunities, timely faculty research and expert opinion, campus news, recent events and more

Alumni in the News


TapCommerce, a company co-founded by Samir Mirza (MBA '12), Andrew Jones (BS '06) and former student Brian Long, along with early hires Shanif Dhanani (MBA '12) and Brian Malkerson (MBA '12), was purchased by Twitter for $100 million

Meika Hollender

In July, Meika Hollender (MBA '13) launched a new family business which aims to disrupt the condom market with a sustainable, carcinogen-free product targeting female customers

Barbara Schecter

Barbara Schechter (MBA '81) drew inspiration from her life-long baking hobby to make a successful new start as a small business owner


Faculty News & Research

Roy Smith and Ingo Walter
Wall St Journal

In an op-ed, Professors Roy Smith and Ingo Walter discuss the BNP Paribas case and the impact of US sanction enforcement on global banks

Dolly Chugh

Professor Dolly Chugh's research finds that men with non-working wives tend to view their female colleagues less favorably and provide female employees with fewer opportunities for advancement

Nouriel Roubini and Ian Bremmer

Professor Nouriel Roubini and NYU Global Research Professor Ian Bremmer discuss the global economy on "Charlie Rose"


Happening On-Campus

Faculty and administrator awards

In 2014, students voted Aswath Damodaran Professor of the Year for the seventh time and James Kingham Administrator of the Year; Professors Charles Murphy, Richard Hendler and Priya Raghubir were among other faculty recognized with awards this year

Stern Signature Project Mexico City

In a Stern Signature Project, a group of MBA students partnered with Stern's Urbanization Project and NYU's Marron Institute to influence affordable housing policy in Mexico City

Westchester alumni event

Vice Dean Tom Pugel and Academic Director Frances Milliken greeted alumni at a recent event in Westchester


40+ Years of Service

John Czepiel

Long-time Professor John Czepiel retired this year after 42 years at Stern. During his time at the School, he received the Excellence in Teaching Award and was named Best Professor in Stern's Executive MBA Program four times. We wish him a happy retirement!


Career Corner

Recent job postings open to Stern alumni:

  • CIM Group, Inc., 1st Vice President/Vice President, Consultant Relations, Los Angeles, CA, Job ID 41649
  • JPMorgan, Corporate - Firmwide Risk Strategy and Management - Vice President, New York, NY, Job ID 42127
  • Cambridge Associates, Associate Investment Director, Asian Hedge Fund Manager Research, Singapore, Job ID 40973
  • Tiffany & Co., Sr. Analyst, Merchandise Demand Planning Tabletop, New York, NY, Job ID 41996

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


Lifelong Learning

This fall, Stern will offer Executive Education courses in:

  • Disruptive Leadership
  • Social Media and Digital Marketing
  • Finance and Accounting for Non-Finance Executives
  • And more!

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