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Title IX Awareness Week
February 27, 2024 MBA Blog

Why Title IX Still Matters

Jackie Peszynski ’24, co-chair of Yale SOM’s Title IX Working Group, looks back at the school’s third annual week of programming about Title IX and reflects on the legacy of the landmark law.

Prof. K. Sudhir teaching in a classroom
February 22, 2024 MBA For Executives News

Student Project Explores Retirement Savings in Underserved Populations

Student teams in the MBA for Executives program last fall explored initiatives to encourage retirement planning in African American and Latino communities.

Grace McEnery and Erick Russell
February 19, 2024 MBA Blog

A Fireside Chat with Connecticut’s Pioneering Treasurer

Claire Kelly ’25 reflects on a talk from Erick Russell, Connecticut’s treasurer and the first Black, out LGBTQ person to be elected to statewide office in the United States. 

masthead for Black History Month
February 01, 2024 Headlines Blog

Yale SOM Celebrates Black History Month

The theme for 2024’s celebration is African Americans and the Arts.

Council Members standing in Evans Hall
December 21, 2023 News

In Its Second Year, the Council on Anti-Racism and Equity Focused on Diverse Voices In and Out of the Classroom

CARE’s activities in 2022-2023 included proposing a new program to recognize the contributions of guest speakers at Yale SOM.

K. Sudhir, Fei Teng, and Tristan Botelho
October 26, 2023 Faculty & Research News

Yale SOM Research Investigating Bias in the Gig Economy Honored at INFORMS Conference

Doctoral student Fei Teng and Professors Tristan Botelho and K. Sudhir won the Best Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Justice Paper Award.

Rian English Barnhill and Charina Amunategui
October 17, 2023 MBA For Executives News

EMBA Student and Alum Named to Two Exclusive Lists

Charina Amunategui ’24 was recognized as one of the 100 most influential Filipina women; Rian English Barnhill ’23 was selected for Crain’s Detroit’s “40 Under 40.”

Three women holding books by Hispanic authors
October 16, 2023 MBA Blog

Photos: Scenes from Hispanic Heritage Month at Yale SOM

From September 15 to October 15, Yale SOM celebrated Hispanic Heritage Month with a variety of events.

An art exhibit
September 20, 2023 News

Art Exhibition Celebrates Diversity and ‘The Joy of Living’

The Artsy Fund at Yale SOM has installed “The Joy of Living: an exhibition by Clara Nartey” on the second floor of Edward P. Evans Hall as part of the school’s ongoing effort to include more artwork with diverse views and subjects.
 

National Hispanic Heritage Month banner
September 15, 2023 MBA Blog

Celebrating National Hispanic Heritage Month at Yale SOM

The SOM community celebrates the contributions and rich culture of Hispanic Americans from September 15 to October 15.