MBA Blog

August 21, 2014

We are thrilled to welcome the Yale SOM MBA Class of 2016 to campus this week for the start of Orientation. The incoming class is among the most diverse in school history. Thirty-nine percent of the class is from outside the United States, representing 35 different countries, while 37% are women, 25% U.S. minorities, and 13% U.S. underrepresented minorities. All of these numbers are at or near historic highs for the school.

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August 20, 2014

Yale President Peter Salovey addressed MBA and MAM students on the second day of orientation.

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August 13, 2014

Participants from eleven GNAM business schools came together with representatives from the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD), senior corporate executives, and other leading experts to discuss new approaches to management education for sustainability leadership.

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July 31, 2014

Two students from Ashesi University College in Ghana took part in Yale SOM’s Global Pre-MBA Leadership Program this summer. Sela Agbakpe and Benedicta Amo Bempah spent two weeks getting an up-close look at business school and the benefits of an MBA.

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July 28, 2014

Most people imagine Hong Kong to be a concrete jungle, a densely populated hive of activity where life is lived vertically. While that is certainly true in parts of Hong Kong Island and Kowloon, the territory also contains what must be the most accessible natural beauty of any of the world’s major cities. Even within walking distance of the gleaming skyscrapers of Central beautiful country parks abound, and further afield, water and mountains meld to create images of stunning tropical beauty.

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July 25, 2014

You’ve probably already started saving for your studies, but you may be wondering about other opportunities to support yourself. There are a few different resources for you to research and consider:

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July 21, 2014

A Yale SOM student startup was invited to showcase its technology at the Silicon Innovation Forum (SIF) at SEMICON West, with promising results.

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July 18, 2014

Maryrose Myrtetus ’15 is spending the summer working with Greenovate Boston, a grassroots community organization, to improve the city’s commercial recycling rates. On the Yale Center for Business and the Environment blog, she shares the lessons she’s learned:

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July 16, 2014

We are excited to announce that the 2014-2015 Yale SOM MBA application is now live. In addition, we are announcing an important change to our application fee: we are reducing the application fee for potential students with lower incomes. Most applicants will pay the standard fee of $225, but those applicants whose total annual compensation is under $20,000 per year will pay $175, and those with total compensation under $10,000 will pay $125.

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July 7, 2014

We would like to welcome you to SOM with some unsolicited advice. There are only so many days left before you start Orientation. Until then, we wanted to provide you with some things you could do now to prepare yourself for the unrelenting whirlwind that is the SOM MBA experience. We’ve come up with these words of wisdom, (in random, stream-of-consciousness order) for the summer prior to your arriving here, but also for keeping in mind during your time at SOM.

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