Congrats to the winners of this year’s $200K Entrepreneurs Challenge and first annual mobile app competition, including ventures by Stern alums Chris Alexander (MBA '15), Seth Squadron (MBA '14), Rahul Kumar (BS '13) and Archit Vijoy (BS '12)!

Alumni in the News

John Fry

Synergies in Urban Planning and Campus Development: John Fry, MBA '86, current president of Drexel University and former president of Franklin & Marshall College, has big plans to revitalize Drexel's Philadelphia neighborhood.

Joanna Lau

The Jump from Finance to Fashion Design: Joanna Lau, BS '11, maps her journey from financial trader to handbag entrepreneur.

Paul Parker

Employee Healthcare at Sea: Paul Parker, MBA '00, Chief Human Resources Officer for Royal Caribbean Cruises, navigates the company's healthcare policies and incentives.


Faculty News & Research

Mary Billings
Poets & Quants

On the Honor Roll: Professor Mary Billings was recently named one of 2016's Best 40 Under 40 Professors.

Jason Greenberg

The Value of the Network: New research from Professor Jason Greenberg finds MBAs are more likely to accept a job offer if an organization has an alumni connection and strong growth potential.

Jonathan Haidt

The Pursuit of Happiness: Professor Jonathan Haidt offers his top tips for achieving and maintaining happiness in work and life.

Lisa Leslie

When the Gender Gap Reverses: Professor Lisa Leslie describes the relationship between diversity initiatives and pay premiums for high-potential women in business.

Vicki Morwitz
Consumer Reports

Why a Sale Isn't Always a Sale: Professor Vicki Morwitz comments on retailers’ slippery sales tactics, including deceptive discounts.


Video Corner

Thomas Kail

Honing in on Hamilton's Success: Thomas Kail, Tony-award winning director of In the Heights and Hamilton, shared leadership lessons with Professor Dolly Chugh and her Managerial Skills students.

Stern on the Scene

Philip Krim

The Secret to Start-up Success: Philip Krim, CEO Of Casper, talks company culture, competition, and the pitfalls of the classic marketing mix in a recent Langone Speaker Series event.

Paul Polman and Tensie Whelan

The Next Generation of Capitalism: Unilever CEO Paul Polman and Professor Tensie Whelan, director of Stern’s Center for Sustainable Business, discussed how companies can provide more value to themselves by providing value to society. Jo Confino, executive editor of The Huffington Post, moderated the discussion.

Celebrate the Summer

Celebrate the Summer with Stern Recent Grads: Enjoy a barbecue on the Hudson River and connect with fellow recent graduates from the Classes of 2006 - 2016 on Saturday, June 11, at the Boat Basin Cafe. Learn more and register.

Lifelong Learning

Lifelong Learning

Leadership Training for High Potentials

June 6 - 7, 2016

Leadership is the ability to make things happen with, and through, other people. Yet the world within which leaders operate is complex, dynamic, and unpredictable. NYU Stern Executive Education’s Leadership Training for High Potentials short course will introduce you to a variety of analytical leadership frameworks and how to apply those frameworks to analyze and address important leadership challenges. Visit the website to learn more.

Career Corner

Recent job postings open to Stern alumni:

  • Wayfair, Senior Manager, International TV, Boston, MA, Job ID 54582
  • NYCEDC, Senior Vice President, Portfolio Manager - Asset Management, New York, NY, Job ID 54503
  • The Barton Partnership, Senior Manager - Global Media/Tech Business, New York, NY, Job ID 54466
  • Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Vice President, Strategy & Business Development, New York, NY, Job ID 49382

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


Haskins Giving Society Award Dinner

Haskins Giving Society Award Dinner

​​Over 300 members of the NYU Stern community gathered at Cipriani 25 Broadway to celebrate the 37th annual Haskins Giving Society Award Dinner. The dinner recognized the School’s most generous donors and honored Nicolas Berggruen, BS '81, Chairman of Berggruen Holdings, Inc., for his dedication to philanthropy. To learn more about Haskins and see highlights from this special evening, click here.

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