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Ira Millstein Discusses Launch of Yale Center for Corporate Governance and Performance

July 18th, 2006

Ira Millstein discussed the launch of the Yale Center for Corporate Governance and Performance (YCCGP).

Garry Brewer Elected to World Academy of Art and Science

July 14th, 2006

New Haven, Conn., July 14, 2006—Garry Brewer, the Frederick K. Weyerhaeuser Professor of Resource Policy and Management at the Yale School of Management (SOM) and Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies (FES), has been named a fellow of the World Academy of Art and Science.

The Wall Street Journal Reports on 'Bold Revision' of SOM's Core Curriculum

July 13th, 2006

New Haven, Conn., July 13, 2006 - The Yale School of Management's core curriculum reform is the subject of the July installment of the Wall Street Journal's monthly M.B.A. Track column. In the article, which focuses on the multidisciplinary nature of the new first-year curriculum, columnist Ron Alsop writes, "Other schools are taking steps toward a more integrated curriculum, too, but not on the scale of Yale's bold revision."

Owen Lamont Testifies in Senate Judiciary Hearing on Hedge Funds

June 28th, 2006

New Haven, Conn., June 28, 2006—Professor Owen Lamont today testified as an expert witness in the United States Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on "Hedge Funds and Independent Analysts: How Independent are Their Relationships?"

Yale SOM Marks 5,000th Graduate at 2006 Commencement

June 23rd, 2006

Two hundred and fifteen graduates received their MBA degrees on May 22, 2006 at the commencement exercises for the Yale School of Management Class of 2006.

New Book Explains How Creativity Develops; Offers Window into Creative Paths of Luminaries from Virginia Woolf to Tim Berners-Lee

June 19th, 2006

New Haven, Conn., June 19, 2006—Many think of creativity as being the domain of "creative types" or those who, in a sudden spark of inspiration, are struck with a novel or groundbreaking idea. A provocative new book argues that creativity happens not in a serendipitous flash, but unfolds as a structured, definable process over years or even decades.

A Message from the President of the SOM Alumni Association

June 19th, 2006

Dear Fellow SOMers, The Board of Directors for the SOM Alumni Association SOMAA recently kicked off its 2006-2007 year with a quarterly meeting in New York City. At this meeting we welcomed six new members:  

Online Alumni Services – Alumni Career Resources

June 16th, 2006

Yale SOM Online Alumni Services continues to develop with the launch of a new Alumni Career Resources website.

Class of 2006 "Raises the Roof"

June 16th, 2006

This spring, the Class of 2006 sent a strong message about its belief in the future of Yale SOM.

Loan Forgiveness Program Revised

June 16th, 2006

The Yale School of Management’s Loan Forgiveness Program was the first program of its kind when launched in 1986, and thanks to a recent overhaul, it is once again leading the field.