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A posed photo of the five Donaldson Fellows in front of colorful artwork
May 26, 2022 All SOM

Donaldson Fellows Reflect on Careers Devoted to Business and Society

The 2021-22 Donaldson Fellows, five alumni recognized for embodying the Yale SOM mission in their personal and professional lives, spoke about their values and careers during a visit to campus this spring. 

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April 11, 2022 The Broad Center

Broad Center Network Gathers for Virtual Forum

The day included cohort reunions, candid reflections from alumni, and discussions on teaching in prisons, early childhood education, and the climate crisis. 

Dean Kerwin Charles speaking in front of a grid of participants
March 28, 2022 All SOM

Yale SOM Aims to Extend Impact with Major Fundraising and Engagement Campaign

A virtual event kicked off a four-year effort to raise funds for student support, faculty research, and expanded impact, and to increase engagement with alumni and supporters. 

Judy Samuelson
March 15, 2022 MBA

Judy Samuelson ’82 Says Today’s Corporations Follow New Rules

The author of Six New Rules of Business: Creating Real Value in a Changing World discussed the shifts that are pushing corporations toward creating long-term value in a Zoom conversation.

January 31, 2022 Alumni

Five Alumni Named 2021-22 Donaldson Fellows

The Donaldson Fellows Program honors alumni from all sectors and across the globe who share a dedication to solving complex problems and pursuing positive change in the world.

January 11, 2022 All SOM

Three Alumni Honored by Yale Alumni Association

Jeffrey Juger ’11, Nik Khakee ’96, and Julien Mininberg ’90 will receive the YAA Leadership Awards on January 27, recognizing their service to Yale and their innovative leadership.

November 04, 2021 All SOM

Former PepsiCo CEO Indra Nooyi ’80 Discusses Career and Life

Nooyi visited the Yale School of Management on November 2 to discuss her new book, My Life in Full: Work, Family and Our Future, and the gift of a Yale SOM education.

September 23, 2021

Smitha Hariharan ’21 Named Aspen Institute Mover Fellow

Hariharan, the global sales manager at Haliburton, will join a group of 22 young professionals in the year-long fellowship that fosters the careers of “corporate social intrapreneurs” working on social and environmental impact goals within their c

A photo of Edward P. Evans Hall
July 27, 2021

Alumni Fund Raises a Record Total

Yale SOM alumni gave a record-breaking total of $5.2 million to the Yale SOM Alumni Fund in the 2020-21 fiscal year, which ended on June 30.

Alumni Blog

April 04, 2022 Alumni

2022 Yale SOM Alumni Advisory Board Nominees

The Yale School of Management Alumni Advisory Board is dedicated to ensuring our alumni are heard and engaged with SOM’s ever-evolving mission to train leaders for business and society. 

Ukraine Map
March 14, 2022 Alumni

Yale SOM Alumni Respond to the Russian Invasion of Ukraine

Russia’s unprovoked attack on Ukraine last month and the ongoing violence there have affected the entire SOM community in different ways, and thousands have responded. Here are the stories of three alumni.

adit basheer
February 25, 2022 Alumni

Government & Private Enterprise

The path from life-before-SOM to life-after-SOM can be circuitous, but it’s safe to say that few paths have been more varied than the one taken by Adit Basheer '16.

Norina Dailey ’21 headshot
February 24, 2022 MBA

How Yale SOM Made My Dream Career a Reality

Norina Petre ’21 on how Yale SOM helped her prepare her to transition to both a new industry (life sciences) and a new function (strategy consulting).

Werner and Peter Gossels in Berlin
January 27, 2022 Alumni

The MIA Degree at Yale

You must have seen one of these stories in the past few years: some unsuspecting person sends away a saliva sample to 23andMe.

Nancy Alexander
December 01, 2021 Alumni

Connected & Engaged

When Nancy Alexander '79 B.A., '84 helps students and residents of New Haven contribute their time and energy to filling real needs in their shared community, she leads with a strong belief in our collective capacity to agree on paths forward.