Updates from EMBA: Colloquia Dates and Welcoming the Class of 2019

July 12th, 2017

Mark Your Calendar for the 2017-2018 EMBA Colloquia Dates

We welcome all alumni to join our current students on designated class weekends for our focus area colloquia to hear speakers from asset management, healthcare and sustainability discuss trends and updates in their respective industries. Mark your calendars for the upcoming 2017-2018 season:  9/15; 9/29; 11/10; 12/01; 1/19; 2/2; 3/2; and 4/20.  All sessions will take place at Evans Hall from 1-2pm. Stay tuned for the final schedule of speakers for each focus area, which will be published in the August issue of the alumni newsletter.

Yale SOM Prepares to Welcome MBA for Executives Class of 2019

We are pleased to welcome the MBA for Executives Class of 2019 to our SOM community as they arrive on campus for orientation, Friday, July 14-Sunday, July 17, followed by two weeks of intensive in-residence coursework.  

The Class of 2019 is comprised of 69 students, with 19 focusing in year two on healthcare, 25 on asset management, and 25 on sustainability.

 A diverse group, 26 percent are female and 36 percent were born outside the U.S., representing 15 different countries, including India, Brazil, Nigeria, China, Colombia, Mexico, Cameroon, Comoros, Taiwan, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Chile, Canada, Bangladesh, United Kingdom, and Belgium. In addition, 36% of the class members have an advanced degree, among them 3 PhDs, 2 JDs, 7 MDs, and 13 masters level degrees. 

Our thanks to all our alumni who have supported our recruiting efforts this year by interviewing candidates, supporting events and sharing insights with prospective students. Your interactions with prospective students both on and off campus have been instrumental in attracting the best and brightest leaders for business and society. Thanks for all that you do as ambassadors for our program.