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NYU Stern’s Langone Part-Time MBA Program Receives $25 Million Testamentary Gift from its Naming Benefactor

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Today, New York University Stern School of Business announced a new $25 million testamentary gift from alumnus and Stern Executive Board member Kenneth G. Langone (MBA ’60) and his wife, Elaine, for scholarships to support the School’s Langone Part-Time MBA Program, especially military veterans and active-duty military personnel in the program.

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Today, New York University Stern School of Business announced a new $25 million testamentary gift from alumnus and Stern Executive Board member Kenneth G. Langone (MBA ’60) and his wife, Elaine, for scholarships to support the School’s Langone Part-Time MBA Program, especially military veterans and active-duty military personnel in the program.

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Professor Johannes Stroebel Wins 2023 Fischer Black Prize

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Johannes Stroebel, the David S. Loeb Professor of Finance at New York University Stern School of Business, has received the 2023 Fischer Black Prize from the American Finance Association (AFA).
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Johannes Stroebel, the David S. Loeb Professor of Finance at New York University Stern School of Business, has received the 2023 Fischer Black Prize from the American Finance Association (AFA).
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NYU Stern’s Andre Koo Technology and Entrepreneurship MBA Program Announces Test-Optional Policy for Its May 2023 Start Date

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Today New York University Stern School of Business announced breaking news: its one-year Andre Koo Technology and Entrepreneurship MBA will shift to a test-optional policy for the current admissions cycle. Candidates applying to enroll in the May 2023 incoming cohort will not be required to submit a standardized test score regardless of their employment status. 
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Today New York University Stern School of Business announced breaking news: its one-year Andre Koo Technology and Entrepreneurship MBA will shift to a test-optional policy for the current admissions cycle. Candidates applying to enroll in the May 2023 incoming cohort will not be required to submit a standardized test score regardless of their employment status. 
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Professor Viral Acharya Named as Member of New Climate-Related Financial Risk Advisory Committee

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On Monday, October 3, 2022, Professor Viral Acharya was named a member of the Climate-related Financial Risk Advisory Committee (CFRAC), newly established by the Financial Stability Oversight Council.
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Viral Acharya
On Monday, October 3, 2022, Professor Viral Acharya was named a member of the Climate-related Financial Risk Advisory Committee (CFRAC), newly established by the Financial Stability Oversight Council.
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Charles C.Y. Chen Gives NYU Stern $20 Million to Establish the Chao-Hon Chen Institute for Global Real Estate Finance at the School

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Today New York University Stern School of Business announced a $20 million gift from alumnus and Stern Executive Board member Charles C.Y. Chen (MBA ’91) to establish and endow a real estate finance institute at the School. Named in honor of his father, the Chao-Hon Chen Institute for Global Real Estate Finance will enable the global expansion of Stern’s position as a worldwide leader in research, immersive learning, and industry engagement in the fields of real estate and the built environment.
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Sam Chandan, Charles C.Y. Chen and Raghu Sundaram stand together
Today New York University Stern School of Business announced a $20 million gift from alumnus and Stern Executive Board member Charles C.Y. Chen (MBA ’91) to establish and endow a real estate finance institute at the School. Named in honor of his father, the Chao-Hon Chen Institute for Global Real Estate Finance will enable the global expansion of Stern’s position as a worldwide leader in research, immersive learning, and industry engagement in the fields of real estate and the built environment.
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Student-Led NYU Impact Investment Fund (NIIF) Makes Its Third Investment to Increase Alternative Energy Solutions among Underserved Communities

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The student-led NYU Impact Investment Fund (NIIF) has successfully completed its third investment with a $25,000 investment in KIGT whose mission is to bring electric vehicle charging stations to underserved communities. 
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The student-led NYU Impact Investment Fund (NIIF) has successfully completed its third investment with a $25,000 investment in KIGT whose mission is to bring electric vehicle charging stations to underserved communities. 
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Winners Announced in NYU Stern’s Entrepreneurs Challenge

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At the conclusion of an eight-month competition, NYU’s most promising innovators received startup funding and pro-bono services valued at more than $225,000 at NYU Stern’s annual Entrepreneurs Challenge, organized by the School’s Berkley Center for Entrepreneurship.
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Berkley Entrepreneurs Challenge trophies
At the conclusion of an eight-month competition, NYU’s most promising innovators received startup funding and pro-bono services valued at more than $225,000 at NYU Stern’s annual Entrepreneurs Challenge, organized by the School’s Berkley Center for Entrepreneurship.
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NYU Stern School of Business Announces Maggie Arvedlund, Jason Finger, Jane Fraser and Ragy Thomas as Keynote Speakers for Graduation Ceremonies This May

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The NYU Stern School of Business is hosting four, in-person graduation ceremonies this May to recognize graduates from the Classes of 2020, 2021 and 2022. Each ceremony will feature a distinguished keynote speaker.
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Henry Kaufman Management Center
The NYU Stern School of Business is hosting four, in-person graduation ceremonies this May to recognize graduates from the Classes of 2020, 2021 and 2022. Each ceremony will feature a distinguished keynote speaker.
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NYU Stern Executive Education to Host SRW&Co.’s 2022 ASEAN Global Leadership Program in NYC

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To develop and inspire today’s global leaders, NYU Stern Executive Education will welcome regional management consulting firm SRW&Co to its Greenwich Village campus for their ASEAN Global Leadership Program (AGLP), from December 5 to December 9, 2022. 
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To develop and inspire today’s global leaders, NYU Stern Executive Education will welcome regional management consulting firm SRW&Co to its Greenwich Village campus for their ASEAN Global Leadership Program (AGLP), from December 5 to December 9, 2022. 
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Professor Johannes Stroebel Named to Andrew Carnegie Fellows Class of 2022

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On Tuesday April 26, 2022, Professor Johannes Stroebel was awarded an Andrew Carnegie Fellowship from the Carnegie Corporation of New York.
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On Tuesday April 26, 2022, Professor Johannes Stroebel was awarded an Andrew Carnegie Fellowship from the Carnegie Corporation of New York.
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NYU Shanghai and NYU Stern Expand Portfolio of Jointly Offered One-Year MS Programs with Launch of New MS in Organization Management & Strategy and MS in Marketing & Retail Science

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NYU Shanghai and NYU Stern School of Business are expanding their successful partnership to introduce two new one-year Master of Science programs to prepare new and recent college graduates with career ambitions in management and marketing in China and the broader Asia region. 
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NYU Shanghai and NYU Stern School of Business are expanding their successful partnership to introduce two new one-year Master of Science programs to prepare new and recent college graduates with career ambitions in management and marketing in China and the broader Asia region. 
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Winners Announced in NYU Stern’s Entrepreneurs Challenge

Berkley Entrepreneurs Challenge trophies
At the conclusion of an eight-month competition, NYU’s most promising innovators received startup funding and pro-bono services valued at more than $250,000 at NYU Stern’s annual Entrepreneurs Challenge, organized by the School’s Berkley Center for Entrepreneurship.
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Berkley Entrepreneurs Challenge trophies
At the conclusion of an eight-month competition, NYU’s most promising innovators received startup funding and pro-bono services valued at more than $250,000 at NYU Stern’s annual Entrepreneurs Challenge, organized by the School’s Berkley Center for Entrepreneurship.
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Adam Mosseri, Head of Instagram, Addresses NYU Stern School of Business Undergraduate Class of 2021

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In his address to the NYU Stern Undergraduate Class of 2021, Adam Mosseri will reflect on his experiences living in New York City, attending New York University, and his journey to becoming the Head of Instagram. He will discuss the importance of finding the intersection of passion and talent in the context of graduating in a global pandemic, a once-in-a-generation moment.
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In his address to the NYU Stern Undergraduate Class of 2021, Adam Mosseri will reflect on his experiences living in New York City, attending New York University, and his journey to becoming the Head of Instagram. He will discuss the importance of finding the intersection of passion and talent in the context of graduating in a global pandemic, a once-in-a-generation moment.
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Roger W. Ferguson, Jr., President & CEO of TIAA, Addresses NYU Stern School of Business Graduate Class of 2021

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The resilience and agility already demonstrated by this year’s graduates when they switched gears almost overnight to continue to advance their goals are the same traits they will need to succeed as leaders going forward. In his address to the NYU Stern Graduate Class of 2021, Roger W. Ferguson, Jr., will share how he has approached his career as a “climbing wall” rather than a ladder, taking advantage of opportunities for lifelong learning even when it meant moving sideways or slightly down rather than up.
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Roger Ferguson Feature
The resilience and agility already demonstrated by this year’s graduates when they switched gears almost overnight to continue to advance their goals are the same traits they will need to succeed as leaders going forward. In his address to the NYU Stern Graduate Class of 2021, Roger W. Ferguson, Jr., will share how he has approached his career as a “climbing wall” rather than a ladder, taking advantage of opportunities for lifelong learning even when it meant moving sideways or slightly down rather than up.
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NYU Stern Experts Available for Comment on 2021 Super Bowl

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NYU Stern faculty are available to offer perspectives on the uncertainty of this year’s Super Bowl advertising and marketing trends.
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Football on a field
NYU Stern faculty are available to offer perspectives on the uncertainty of this year’s Super Bowl advertising and marketing trends.
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NYU Stern Marketing Faculty Available to Comment on Holiday Shopping and Consumer Trends Amidst the Pandemic

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Professors share insights on the impact of Covid-19 on Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday in 2020
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Professors share insights on the impact of Covid-19 on Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday in 2020
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NYU Stern Marketing Faculty Available to Comment on “Back to School” Shopping, Retail & Consumer Trends Amidst the Pandemic

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NYU Stern faculty are available to offer perspectives on this year’s back-to-school shopping, retail and consumer trends - including how this landscape is shifting due to Covid-19. The following professors can speak to what we will see this year around promotional and marketing trends, winners and losers in online and offline retail, shifts in consumer sentiment and how brands are leveraging technology in response to the coronavirus.
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NYU Stern faculty are available to offer perspectives on this year’s back-to-school shopping, retail and consumer trends - including how this landscape is shifting due to Covid-19. The following professors can speak to what we will see this year around promotional and marketing trends, winners and losers in online and offline retail, shifts in consumer sentiment and how brands are leveraging technology in response to the coronavirus.
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NYU Stern Launches New BS in Business, Technology and Entrepreneurship for Undergraduate Business Students

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New York University Stern School of Business today announced the launch of a new focused undergraduate business degree program in technology and entrepreneurship designed to instill college graduates with an entrepreneurial mindset, and business and technology tools, to play transformative roles in today’s dynamic and tech-driven business world.  
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New York University Stern School of Business today announced the launch of a new focused undergraduate business degree program in technology and entrepreneurship designed to instill college graduates with an entrepreneurial mindset, and business and technology tools, to play transformative roles in today’s dynamic and tech-driven business world.  
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Making its Second Investment, Student-Led NYU Impact Investment Fund (NIIF) Invests in Company that Teaches Girls to Code

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The student-led NYU Impact Investment Fund (NIIF) has successfully completed its second investment with a $25,000 investment in SmartGurlz, whose mission  is to engage elementary school aged students, in particular girls who are currently underrepresented in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math), to learn skills in coding.
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The student-led NYU Impact Investment Fund (NIIF) has successfully completed its second investment with a $25,000 investment in SmartGurlz, whose mission  is to engage elementary school aged students, in particular girls who are currently underrepresented in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math), to learn skills in coding.
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New Research from NYU Stern and Uber Eats Shows How Digital Platforms Helped Support SMB Restaurants During the COVID-19 Pandemic

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The NYU Stern School of Business and Uber Technologies announce the release of a new paper, “COVID-19 and Digital Resilience: Evidence from Uber Eats.” The study establishes that digital platforms enabled restaurant survival during the COVID-19 lockdown by providing critical continuity in access to customers.
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Arun Sundararajan
The NYU Stern School of Business and Uber Technologies announce the release of a new paper, “COVID-19 and Digital Resilience: Evidence from Uber Eats.” The study establishes that digital platforms enabled restaurant survival during the COVID-19 lockdown by providing critical continuity in access to customers.
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Winners Announced in NYU Stern’s $300K Entrepreneurs Challenge

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At the conclusion of a nine-month competition, NYU’s most promising innovators received startup funding and pro-bono services valued at more than $350,000 at NYU Stern’s annual Entrepreneurs Challenge, organized by the School’s Berkley Center for Entrepreneurship.
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Berkley Entrepreneurs Challenge trophies
At the conclusion of a nine-month competition, NYU’s most promising innovators received startup funding and pro-bono services valued at more than $350,000 at NYU Stern’s annual Entrepreneurs Challenge, organized by the School’s Berkley Center for Entrepreneurship.
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CEO Investor Forum & NYU Stern Center for Sustainable Business Shows How to Reorient the Capital Markets to Focus on Long-Term Impact

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The CEO Investor Forum and NYU Stern Center for Sustainable Business are calling for leading companies to adapt and identify new ways to demonstrate value to investors. A new research paper written in partnership between the two organizations found that for companies to move the markets away from “short-termism,” and focus on long-term value creation and stakeholder engagement, they must increase the volume, quality, and prominence of ESG-related information and disclosures shared on the quarterly earnings call.
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The CEO Investor Forum and NYU Stern Center for Sustainable Business are calling for leading companies to adapt and identify new ways to demonstrate value to investors. A new research paper written in partnership between the two organizations found that for companies to move the markets away from “short-termism,” and focus on long-term value creation and stakeholder engagement, they must increase the volume, quality, and prominence of ESG-related information and disclosures shared on the quarterly earnings call.
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Endless Frontier Labs at New York University’s Stern School of Business Graduates its 2019-2020 Cohort of Startups

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Endless Frontier Labs (EFL), a program for early-stage science and technology-based startups at New York University Stern School of Business, graduated its 2019-2020 cohort of startups, concluding its nine-month program.  The EFL application for the 2020-2021 cycle is now open until 9 PM (ET), Friday, August 21, 2020.  Founders of life sciences and deep technology startups at an early stage (pre-Series A financing) are encouraged to apply to the 2020-2021 program cycle.
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Endless Frontier Labs (EFL), a program for early-stage science and technology-based startups at New York University Stern School of Business, graduated its 2019-2020 cohort of startups, concluding its nine-month program.  The EFL application for the 2020-2021 cycle is now open until 9 PM (ET), Friday, August 21, 2020.  Founders of life sciences and deep technology startups at an early stage (pre-Series A financing) are encouraged to apply to the 2020-2021 program cycle.

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