August 2016

    • 18 Aug 2016

      Four Harvard Business School Faculty Members Named to Most Influential Black Corporate Directors List

      BOSTON—The summer issue of Savoy magazine, a quarterly national publication that focuses on African-American culture, business, and lifestyle, has named four Harvard Business School (HBS) faculty members to its “Power 300” list of 2016’s most influential black corporate directors: James I. Cash, the School’s James E. Robison Professor of Business Administration Emeritus; Linda A. Hill, the Wallace Brett Donham Professor of Business Administration; and Senior Lecturers Henry W. McGee and Paula A. Price. Read more.

    July 2016

    • 12 Jul 2016

      Prof. Howard Raiffa, Giant in Game Theory and Decision Analysis, Dies at 92

      BOSTON, MA—Howard Raiffa, Harvard University’s Frank Plumpton Ramsey Professor of Managerial Economics Emeritus (a joint endowed chair at Harvard Business School and Harvard Kennedy School), who was for decades a pioneering, extraordinarily influential, and world-renowned scholar, researcher, teacher, and mentor in the fields of game theory and decision analysis, died on Friday, July 8, at his home in Tucson, AZ, after a long battle with Parkinson’s disease. He was 92 years old. Read more.

    June 2016

    • 06 Jun 2016

      Harvard Business School Inaugurates New Executive Education Center

      BOSTON—Harvard Business School (HBS) inaugurated its new anchor building in the Executive Education program - Ruth Mulan Chu Chao Center—with a dedication ceremony on June 6, 2016. The ribbon-cutting ceremony included remarks by Harvard University President Drew Gilpin Faust, Harvard Business School (HBS) Dean Nitin Nohria, Massachusetts Governor Charles Baker, U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA), U.S. Senator Ed Markey (D-MA), and speaking on behalf of the Chao family: the 24th U. S. Secretary of Labor (2001-2009) The Honorable Elaine Chao (HBS MBA 1979) and Deputy Chairman, Foremost Group Angela Chao (Harvard A.B. 1995; HBS MBA 2001). Read more.

    May 2016