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1 December 2010

Stanford Creates New Center for Energy Policy and Finance

In keeping with the University's efforts to address global challenges, Stanford's Graduate School of Business and Law School have combined forces to establish the Steyer-Taylor Center for Energy Policy and Finance. This interdisciplinary center will study and advance the development and deployment of clean energy technologies through innovative policy and finance.

Read more about the new center.


2 December 2010

GSB Rings NYSE Closing Bell

photo of GSB students, staff, and faculty ringing the NYSE Closing Bell

Today at exactly 1 PM local time, a crowd of GSB students, staff and faculty joined guest Duncan Niederauer, CEO of NYSE Euronext, and Dean Saloner in ringing the closing bell for the New York Stock Exchange remotely, via satellite feed.

This was a first for most, if not all, of us and it was fun to participate in this 150-year old tradition.


--Rita


7 December 2010

Registration for Winter Campus Visit Events Available 10 December 2010

We are very excited to announce our Winter Quarter Campus Visit schedule, and are pleased to report that all info sessions and class visits will take place at the new Knight Management Center.

On Friday, 10 December 2010, initial registration will open for Winter class visits and information sessions. The first information session will be held on Friday, 7 January 2011. The first opportunity for class visits will be Thursday, 13 January 2011.

Please be aware that attending one or more of our on-campus events is neither required nor expected. Our events offer a chance to experience a day at the GSB, but do not result in preferential treatment in the admission process.

This past quarter, we accommodated almost 700 class visitors. Based on our survey results, almost everyone enjoyed their class visit.

We look forward to seeing you in the coming months.

Take care,
Joe Sicora
Admissions Coordinator

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14 December 2010

We're Moving to Knight

We've been promising a new Knight Management Center, and now we're making good. Knight is almost complete, and the MBA Admissions Office is moving!

We will be closed for winter break from 20 December 2010 - 2 January 2011. When we return on 3 January, our address will be:

MBA Admissions Office
Knight Management Center
Stanford Graduate School of Business
655 Knight Way
Stanford, CA 94305-7298

Once we're in the building (and have emptied our boxes), we'll give you a full report. In the meantime, explore our amazing new home.