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August 18, 2014

Austin Ligon '80, who helped launch CarMax while an executive at Circuit City and then led the company after it was spun off as an independent venture, spoke to members of the MBA Class of 2016 and the MAM Class of 2015 as part of Yale SOM’s annual student orientation. Read More

May 9, 2014

Eric Spiegel told students that his company needs executives with global experience to compete. Read More

May 2, 2014

Tim and Nina Zagat, founders of the Zagat Survey, discussed the unique user-generated content that has made their company a household name. Read More

May 1, 2014

Speaking as part of the Leaders Forum lecture series, Rosenfeld shared her strategy for successfully introducing American snack foods to overseas markets. Read More

April 28, 2014

In a question-and-answer session with Yale SOM students, Case said that bold risk-taking is needed in today’s social sector. Read More

April 2, 2014

The New York Times columnist spoke at Evans Hall in an event streamed live to schools in the Global Network for Advanced Management. Read More

March 25, 2014

White’s WaterCredit Initiative has helped people without access to traditional credit markets secure loans and pay for clean water and sanitation. Read More

February 26, 2014

Levin called for increased federal funding for university-based research, which he said is important to securing American prosperity. Read More

February 25, 2014

Speaking as part of the Leaders Forum lecture series on January 29, Gorman called the banking crisis that began in 2008 an “embarrassing” industry failure that required an aggressive federal response. Read More

January 15, 2014

Marshall, the first woman to serve as chief justice of the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court and the author of the opinion legalizing same-sex marriage in Massachusetts, shared her thoughts on creating change as part of the Convening Yale series. Read More