Cyber Altruism in one of the largest Facebook Causes: Smiles for Cancer Prevention

Today, nearly any earth-walking citizen is an avid a Facebook member. Most members are all too familiar with the scores of “Applications” that adorn profile pages. It is no doubt they have likely spent hours denying countless requests to add these applications covering everything from “Zombie Attacks” to “Fun Walls” to “World Maps” that show… Continue reading Cyber Altruism in one of the largest Facebook Causes: Smiles for Cancer Prevention

Prize4Life Launches $1 million Prize for ALS Research

HBS Student and Alum to launch a $1 million prize for the discovery of a bio-marker for ALS. Prize4Life Inc., the non-profit organization founded by Avi Kremer (OI) and Nathan Boaz (MBA 2006) announced on November 6 that it will launch a $1 million prize for scientists and researchers who discover a bio-marker for Amyotrophic… Continue reading Prize4Life Launches $1 million Prize for ALS Research

Deepak Chopra on "The Soul of Leadership"

On Friday, as the keynote speaker for the Mobius Forum, Deepak Chopra spoke to a crowded Spangler Auditorium on the subject of “The Soul of Leadership.” Chopra, a world-renowned author on the subject of spiritualism who often relates principles of quantum physics to Eastern philosophy, told the crowd that “a leader is the symbolic soul… Continue reading Deepak Chopra on "The Soul of Leadership"

Early Impressions of HBS from a New Ivy

The PlaceThe business school is unique in that it is a separate and distinct campus from Harvard University, with its own buildings, library, and on-campus living. The grounds are beautiful and well kept. There is indeed ivy growing on the walls of many buildings. Most of the buildings are brick with classic designs. Many of… Continue reading Early Impressions of HBS from a New Ivy