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.
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."
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?"
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.
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: