Vecchio, the co-founder of the political movement Voluntad Popular, spoke as a guest of the Latin Leadership Association.
Shoma Chatterjee, who leads the Americas region at the firm’s Pine Street Leadership Development Group, spoke as a guest of Yale SOM’s Leadership Development Program.
President Barack Obama intends to nominate Vivek H. Murthy ’03, MD ’03 to be surgeon general of the United States, the White House announced on November 14.
Bell, an operating partner at Lead Edge Capital, spoke as part of the Colloquium on Business and Society.
Member schools in China, Ireland, Israel, Mexico, Spain, and the U.S. took part in Global Network Week. The Yale School of Management hosted 68 visiting students, while 57 Yale SOM students traveled to other Network schools.
The program, the first of its kind in the United States, will allow students to earn an MBA and a master's degree in public health in 22 months.
Prospective students will get a taste of the Yale SOM classroom at selected admissions events this fall.
Through the Yale Entrepreneurial Institute, the students will work with Yale researchers to turn new technologies into startup companies.
Wang Xingzui discussed China’s ongoing efforts to alleviate poverty in a talk at Yale SOM on October 8.
In remarks at a press conference in honor of Robert J. Shiller’s receiving the 2013 Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences, Yale School of Management Dean Edward A. Snyder identified Shiller as the founder of the field of behavioral finance and explained Shiller’s role in the life of Yale SOM and the school’s International Center for Finance.