News, notes, and special events
for HBS alumni

AU­GUST 13, 2­017

Into the Light

Nicole Poindexter (MBA 1997) is working on alleviating ‘energy poverty’ and envisioning the future of renewable energy. MORE

Problems Unsolved and a Nation Divided

Research from US Competitiveness Project presents a sobering picture of the deep structural challenges facing the United States. This recent webinar, led by Michael Porter, Jan Rivkin, and Mihir Desai, is one of our more popular from this past year. MORE

Paving the Way to College

College Match founder Harley Frankel (MBA 1966) is dedicated to helping talented students from low-income families navigate the college admissions process. MORE

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HBX Courses
Negotiation Mastery

Senior Fellow Michael Wheeler will help you hone your negotiation skills to secure maximum value for your organization and yourself.
Sep­tember 20 through No­vember 15
Application deadline Se­ptember 11


School News
Life Lab Opportunities

The Pagliuca Harvard Life is currently accepting applications from alumni-led high-potential, early-stage life sciences and biotech startups for the fall term. The Life Lab offers residents a fully equipped and permitted wet laboratory environment, collaborative coworking space, and access to the entire Harvard Innovation Labs ecosystem, and the right to keep all of your own intellectual property, all at below-market rates. MORE

New Business Analytics Program

HBS is partnering with the Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, the Department of Statistics in the Faculty of Arts and Sciences, and 2U, Inc. to deliver the Harvard Business Analytics Program. The new executive certificate program is designed for business leaders seeking to modernize their analytics skills and learn new ways to analyze, interpret, and take advantage of increasingly complex data across all industries. The first cohort of students is expected start classes in Ma­rch 2018. MORE



Alumni who give annually to the HBS Fund for Leadership and Innovation keep the School on the cutting edge of management education. LEARN MORE

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