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Alumni News

News, notes, and special events
for HBS alumni

F­EBRUARY 21, 2­016

Finding Common Ground in Communities of Conflict

Umaimah Mendhro (MBA 2009) looks for ways to encourage peaceful relationships in regions of strife. MORE

From Super Bowl to STEM Bowl

Northern California alumni team up to showcase tech innovations to local students. MORE

Challenge Aims to Speed Drug Trials Process

The HBS Health Care Initiative is seeking innovative ideas on how to reinvent and speed up trials for new drugs through the HBS Precision Trials Challenge. Three winners will share a $100,000 prize. MORE


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There are hundreds of jobs available to HBS alumni in Career Hub. Search by industry, job function, and location to find a position that's right for you.


Featured Events
A VISION FOR THE 21ST CENTURY — HBS in Dubai and Istanbul

Dean Nitin Nohria, along with select faculty and senior HBS leaders, will join alumni and their guests at special events in Dubai and Istanbul in March. Learn about the School's vision for the 21st century and experience the impact of HBS in the world. Please register through the links below or contact
MA­RCH 28, 2­016Dubai
MA­RCH 30, 2­016Istanbul
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Working Knowledge
The Real Jobs Tragedy in the US: We’ve Lost the Skills

Upgrading domestic skills is far more relevant to the future of American workers than potential job losses through expanded trade with other Pacific-rim nations, say Professor Joseph Fuller and Matt Sigelman (MBA 1999). 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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