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Doug Rae Publishes City: Urbanism and Its End

August 12th, 2003

City: Urbanism and Its End (Yale University Press) by Douglas W. Rae, the Richard Ely Professor of Management and professor of political science, will be published in October.

Paul MacAvoy is Co-editor of Journal of Strategic Management Education

August 12th, 2003

Professor Paul MacAvoy is co-editor of the new international journal, Journal of Strategic Management Education (JSME). He shares top editorial duties with Arnoldo Hax (MIT) and Philippe Haspeslagh (INSEAD).

New Book by Barry Nalebuff Provokes Readers to Ask Why Not?

August 12th, 2003

Why not have telemarketers pay you for your time when they call? Why not sell generic first-class postage stamps that remain valid when rates go up? Why not have a fixed-rate mortgage that automatically refinances when interest rates fall?

Barry Nalebuff and Jeff Sonnenfeld Ranked Among Top 200 Business Gurus

August 12th, 2003

In the recently published book, What's the Big Idea?: Creating and Capitalizing on the Best Management Thinking (HBS Press), authors Thomas Davenport, Larry Prusak and H. James Wilson rank Professor Barry Nalebuff and Associate Dean Jeffrey Sonnenfeld on their list of the top 200 business gurus.

CDO Reception is a Smashing Success!

August 12th, 2003

For the 7th consecutive year, the Yale SOM Career Development Office hosted a summer reception at the Yale Club of New York City.

Admissions News

August 12th, 2003

This fall brings exciting changes in Admissions. After four successful years as Director, James Stevens has moved on to pursue other opportunities. We are thrilled to welcome Anne Coyle as the new Director of Admissions.

A Snapshot of the Class of 2005

August 12th, 2003

A key strength of the Yale School of Management is the excellence and diversity of its students. We are pleased to welcome another group of exceptional individuals into the Yale SOM community – the SOM Class of 2005.

Megunticook Scholarship Recipients

August 12th, 2003

The Yale School of Management launched a new scholarship in 2002 for African American, Hispanic American, and Native American students. Made possible through a generous gift from alumnus Thomas Matlack '91, the Megunticook Scholars Program selected MBA candidates who demonstrated a core intent to give back to their communities.

SOM alumni network news from the Rockies By Julie Richman ’86

August 12th, 2003

In an effort to offer continuing education and learning opportunities for alumni we decided to focus on the topic of leadership effectiveness. Our speaker for our spring alumni event, Dr. Robert Ginnett, spoke about the "Keys to Effective Leadership: 4 Behaviors of Great Team Leaders". Robert received his doctorate at Yale and taught at SOM.

SOM NYC Alumni Group Hosts Career Management Event!

August 12th, 2003

The SOM NYC alumni group, along with The Strickland Group (Nancy Halpern '87), hosted a career management event for New York City area alumni on Thursday May 22, 2003. Entitled "Career Planning in Turbulent Times" and generously sponsored by SOMAA.