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News, notes, and special events
for HBS alumni

D­ECEMBER 6, 2­015

Rebooting California

The next move for venture capital maverick Tim Draper (MBA 1984)? Disrupting how government works in the Golden State. MORE

December Bulletin Now Online

Read these two articles—and much more—in the December issue of the HBS Alumni Bulletin, now available online and coming soon to your smartphone or tablet. more

The Year in Ideas

Dozens of new, useful (and sometimes surprising) business insights from the HBS community. MORE



Ever wonder how giving to HBS makes a difference? And do small donations really matter? Find out the answer to these questions, and more, by watching the handy video pictured here. Then learn how giving, volunteering, and participating in alumni programs and activities can help you make the most of your alumni journey by exploring the complete HBS Alumni Wilderness Survival Handbook.

Featured Event
Webinar: How to Stay Current in the Tech Space

DE­CEMBER 9, 2­015, 12:­00–1:­00 P.M. EST
Mark Hardie, a product innovator with years of experience in the tech space, will share how you can stay up to date on and effective in navigating current technology trends.
learn more | register

HBS News
Life and Leadership After HBS: Personal and Professional Paths

MBA alumni born after 1945 are invited to share their life experiences in an online survey. Look for the invitation in your inbox this week! We encourage you to participate and tell us about your aspirations and your family, career, and personal pursuits.

Making A Difference
Helping Smallholder Farmers Feed the World

Heifer International CEO Pierre Ferrari (MBA 1976) doesn’t want to just alleviate global hunger and poverty. He wants to eradicate these problems. 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

Image credits: Vance Jacob, Anderson Cabral, Martin Leon Barreto, Geoff Oliver Bugbee/Heifer International