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

With the start of school, we’re feeling nostalgic for all the alumni who have passed through our doors, so we dug into our photo archives. Check out the original location of the NYU Wall Street Division. Here’s to continuing another year of Stern traditions!

Alumni in the News

Allan Boomer

Making dinner easier and fresher. In the age of meal kit deliveries, Seth Goldman (MBA ‘11) is helping his startup, HelloFresh, stand out with locally sourced, seasonal ingredients.

Carine Jean-Claude

Ice cream gets spicy. Inspired by the flavors of Indian food, Pooja Bavishi’s (MBA’15) new ice cream brand, Malai, churns out flavors like masala chai and orange fennel seed.

Adam Teeter

New app to stop the scroll of cat photos. As one of the few black female entrepreneurs in tech, Angel Davis (MBA ‘12) is breaking down barriers and recently won funding to co-create the app KeepUp that filters your social media feed based on your preferences.

John Callery

Doing more with an online jewelry brand. Shuchi Pandya (BS ‘05), secured funding to expand her company, Pipa+Bella, which offers curated jewelry at low cost and the option of creating your own design.

Faculty News & Research

Arun Sundararajan
The New York Times

Is it lonely at the top? Professor Joe Magee finds that the more pow[erful people perceive themselves to be, the less lonely they feel.

Arun Sundararajan
The New York Times

Say yes to mobile ads. Despite growing skepticism and privacy concerns, Professor Anindya Ghose outlines why the future of mobile advertising is bright.

Nicholas Economides

Calling for accountability. In a co-authored op-ed, Sarah Labowitz argues that monitoring alone will not prevent future tragedies in the retail supply chain.

Lasse Pedersen

The ABCs of investment strategy. Professor Nouriel Roubini explains why smart-beta investing is the future of asset management.

Video Corner

Galloway and Damodaran

Go Back-to-School with Professor William Silber’s video on how to use swaps.

Stern on the Scene

Stern Goes West

Welcome to the Stern Community! We’re thrilled to introduce our new students to the halls of Stern with a big welcome for undergrads, MBAs, Langone MBAs, and Executive MBA students.

Business Analytics Symposium

Reconnect at Reunion: Join hundreds of #SternAlumni on October 24, 2015 for a full day of panels and presentations from alumni, faculty and industry thought leaders, followed by a festive evening celebration at the iconic Waldorf Astoria Hotel. Let’s reconnect at Stern Reunion 2015.

Career Corner

Recent job postings open to Stern alumni:

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  • TBD, VP, Strategy, Jersey City, NJ, Job ID 48985

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


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Did you hear?


Conor Grennan, Dean of MBA Students, joined CNBC to discuss the importance of global classes and perspectives for students graduating from today’s top business schools. Conor, a 2010 graduate of the MBA program, will be celebrating his five year Stern reunion this October!

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