GSB Grades: The elusive “H”

GSB Grades: The elusive “H”

I certainly didn’t know this before starting at Stanford GSB, but we don’t have a “normal” 4-point grading system. I don’t know the genesis of why this odd 6-point system was even necessary, given that GSB has a policy making final transcripts completely confidential. In the MSx program, we never even find out who our “valedictorian” is … Continue reading

Super Round! Blessing or curse?

About halfway through the Summer quarter, MSx students register for Autumn classes and choose up to two classes for Super Round. Super Round is only applicable for Winter / Spring quarter classes since the MBAs have already registered for Autumn Quarter. The Super Round is a priority registration that allows each student to push a … Continue reading

Re-re-starting blog…

I had no appreciation for how difficult it would be to maintain a regular blog. Clearly this is in itself a full-time job! So many of the current cohort (MSx 2015) had said it was useful to read what I had wrote, so I’m going to try and complete my original vision of documenting my year … Continue reading

On-stage for Class of 2015

On-stage for Class of 2015

I’m presenting to the incoming MSx Class of 2015! I remember being here a year ago and soaking up everything they had to say… Today, I’m the alumni sharing my experiences with Herbert Yang (Sloan ’13), Michelle Morris (Sloan ’14) and Mary Jacobsen (Sloan ’14). I only hope that I said something useful to the … Continue reading