Open Letter to Dean Nohria

Reflections on the Soul of HBS and a Response to a Trump Victory in the U.S. Election Dear Dean Nohria, I hope this finds you well,...

Learning from the Trump Phenomenon: How Much of the 2016 Election...

A pickup truck rolled through Harvard Square on the morning of Wednesday, Nov. 9. A man in the truck bed waved a “Make America...

Health and Wellness Survey Results, Harvard Business School

Last spring, ~75% of students completed a comprehensive health and wellness survey, the first ever to be administered to the HBS student body. Each...

Discovering My Selves

In life, we can have many identities. Our environments shape who we are, especially during our two years here at business school. Thank you...

Overheard at the Doubletree

In honor of figuring out our life purpose … escaping the herd  … I mean, recruiting season, we present to you a customer segmentation...

Student Loan Refinancing

From The Harvard University Employees Credit Union What Is Student Loan Refinancing? 6 Fundamentals Everyone Should Know If student loans are making you feel overwhelmed, you’re...

The Politics of Free Speech

A group of friends sits safely in an apartment overlooking The Charles river. It’s a week until one of the most divisive elections in...

What Might Have Been: First 100 days of Hillary

After the election results are finalized and the Champagne bottles are recycled, the Clinton campaign’s transition team will accelerate immediately. Every donor, public official,...

Jam Session with Three Case Day

Since seeing their first concert, I've been wanting to sit down with the HBS Band – Three Case Day – to learn more about...

Harbus November 2016: Movember Returns to HBS

As the cold New England wind begins to blow, we can all start to see some changes across campus. The leaves turn beautiful warm...

Giving Back In Style: The RLGC Fashion Show

On Thursday, October 13th, the Retail and Luxury Goods Club hosted their highly anticipated 9th Annual Charity Fashion Show at Park Plaza Hotel Boston...

A Teachable Moment

Every once in a while something happens in the business world that compels us to stop, take notice, reflect, and learn. Enron’s collapse, the...

How to Rule Like a Woman

If there is one rule to rule like a woman, it is that there is none. Stateswomen around the world have shattered the glass...

Time Travel & Tickets: An Interview With Kevin Hartz, Chairman Eventbrite

We all know Eventbrite as the platform where we buy (overpriced?) HBS event tickets – but what do we really know about the man...

Spangler on Strike: Why the Dining Hall Strike is a Complicated...

Spangler is not a happy place these days. It is more crowded, less efficient and everyone is confused and slightly irritated. As I rush...

In the Aftermath of Castile’s Murder: What Can We Do?

  The Minneapolis headquarters of food conglomerate General Mills is less than 20 minutes away from where Philando Castile was shot this July, right in...

Ambitious, Talented and Unemployed

Addie Swartz, CEO of reacHIRE, reflects on how to help the 37%+ female HBS Alums who plan to take a career break to raise...

Open letter of disappointment Concerning Harvard-Yale Graduate Ticket Pricing

Dear President Faust, On Tuesday, September 27, 2016, at the Harvard Graduate Council (HGC) meeting, the representatives of the 12 graduate and professional schools voted unanimously...

What I Wish I’d Known This Time Last Year

Rahima is now an Alumni, class of ’16. MBA Student & Academic Services thought it was worthwhile to share her advice to RCs that...

Women dominate presidencies in RC Section Leadership

The electoral fervor came to campus during September when RC students voted for leadership roles in their sections. Each RC section chose its President,...

HBS Election Poll

85% of HBS Votes For Clinton, Stark Contrast Against National Mood, More Socially Liberal and Optimistic, Mixed on Wealth Redistribution As the United States debates...

Building a Stronger & More Inclusive Community

The Harbus sits down with the tenacious trio from the Student Association who are responsible for adding more color to the HBS community to...

Former President of Chile meets with HBS Students

A few Fridays ago on September 30th, the Chilean HBS community received an illustrious visitor: Mr. Sebastián Piñera, who holds a M.A. and Ph.D...

Missed Connections Near 02163

I saw you in an Aldrich alcove (south side, bottom floor) drinking Peet’s Coffee at 5:30AM last Monday morning. Not many people are up...

Welcome to My [Type One] Crib

At HBS, on-campus housing is split into two parties: The Dormers and the SFP/OWAers. Some say having an apartment on campus allows you to...

Empathy Matters

These reflections were written in reaction to the tragedies that took place over the summer, but they are especially relevant given the recent bombings...

Young Alums of HBSCNY

Did you know the Harvard Business School Club of NY (HBSCNY) is the largest HBS Club in the world with more than 1,300 active...

Everything you need to know about RC Elections

  The United States is preparing for a historical electoral process this November. The electoral fervor comes to HBS some weeks earlier as we prepare...

Trump, Brexit and Political Overhaul: It’s about time we build Government-as-a-Service

  Can we just take a minute to talk about what happened this summer? I was surprised (and disappointed) when Britain voted to leave the European...