Posts categorized "Student Life"
As the Class of 2015 continued to New Haven from points around the world, the orientation team and AASL prepared the Class of 2016 and the MAM students for the start of the new academic year. Sunday’s Barbeque and Darty (a shortening of Day Party) provided an opportunity for us all to come together at the beginning of the year.Read More
A Yale SOM student startup was invited to showcase its technology at the Silicon Innovation Forum (SIF) at SEMICON West, with promising results.Read More
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:Read More
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.Read More
Dim Sum Brunch connects first year, second year, MAM students as well as SOM partners who may not get to interact on campus. Dim Sum Brunch, sponsored by the Student Experience Fund (SEF), aims to promote cross-class integration and cross-cultural communication at SOM.Read More
A panel held during Yale SOM’s International Month explored the lasting impact of the Olympics and World Cup on host nations.Read More
Professor Art Swersey throws the ball up for tipoff Spirited competition is a big part of life at SOM. Not only do we have a running year-long competition between the four cohorts known as “Cohort Cup”, but we also have the 4029 cup, a series of athletic contests in which first years compete against second years (note: 2014 +2015 = 4029; next year we’ll have the 4031 cup, 2015 + 2016 = 4031). Unlike Cohort Cup, in which each cohort has the ability to accumulate points with individual competitions over the course of the year, 4029 events are all about pride.Read More