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January 10, 2010

In a recent article, the New York Times expounds on the virtues of a recent trend in business school curricula towards more integrated, critical thinking. Although not specifically about SOM, the article vindicates the vision of our academic leadership - in my opinion one of the most underrated virtues of our program. I was glad to see that Yale got a nod - towards the end, the article quotes Oster and Bracken.

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September 22, 2009

Lately, I've been thinking a lot about the implications of my admission to one of the best schools in the world. Maybe the Core has squeezed all the numbers-juice out of my brain, and the Problem Framing / Careers duopoly is not sufficient to stimulate my softer side. Maybe I'm still humbled by a recent trip to an event hosted at HBS, where the Yale brand commanded mad respect. Or maybe I've taken to heart recent calls to action we've received from our staff and classmates.

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