Master of Science in Organizational Change Management

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Member of the OD Education Association (ODEA)

Organizational Change Management 
2019 Graduate Student Award Winners

Gokce Gizer | Outstanding Student Award
Gokce “GG” Gizer is an organizational change consultant focused on strategy and culture working with organizations and coaching individuals. She has been actively involved in the startup ecosystem consulting and coaching founders in the early stages. During her studies in the Organizational Change Management program at Milano, she focused on effective models for assessment, diagnosis, strategy implementation and leadership development. Following her graduation GG is planning to expand her work with her team at Mercury Change to offer organizational efficiency, sustainable strategy and leadership development services to rapid growth companies and corporations.

Juliana Echeverri Arboleda | Best Paper Award for “Embedding Empathy in Technology: Case Studies of the World’s Empathic Companies”

The advanced seminar, capstone course, culminates the Milano experience in a meaningful and integrated way. Recent Student Capstone Projects


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Organizational Change Management News

Alumna Jody Adams ’18 #100WordsOrLess

Jody Adams Management, MS 2018 Executive Director Generation Change At Milano, I was able and encouraged to interlace what was truly “me” into my academic studies.  I combined my Wall Street experience, finance background and years of volunteering with my desire to better understand the intersection between gender and leadership. All of which led me to my current pursuit. Today, as Executive Director, I am charged with leading and nurturing a small, but impactful, girls’ leadership camp into a regionally recognized nonprofit determined to foster healthy relationships across generations with the intent of emboldening youth to be changemakers.  This work alone ...

Alum Lindsay Kendrick ’11 named dean of students NYU Law

Milano Management alum Lindsay Kendrick, who joined NYU Law last November to head the Law School’s diversity and inclusion efforts, has been appointed dean of students. “Since joining us last year, Lindsay has become a very important leader of the NYU Law community," Dean Trevor Morrison says. "She brings great wisdom, sound judgment, and a deep commitment to our students—as well as to the goals of diversity and inclusion—to all that she does, and I am very grateful to her for taking on this new role." Kendrick will continue to serve as the Law School’s assistant dean for diversity and inclusion, ...

Congratulations, Spring 2019 Graduates!

Highlights from the Milano School Master’s, PhD, and Certificate Candidates Recognition Ceremony, May 16, 2019 2019 Milano School Recognition Ceremony   The Evening in Pictures:  Recognition Ceremony 2019 Slideshow 2019 Student Speaker  Grace Saraspi Peñaranda 2019 Student Awards Recipients of the Distinguished Student Award Hanin Haithan Khawaja Grace Saraspi Peñaranda Recipient of the John Clinton Outstanding Environmental Policy and Sustainability Management Student Award Caroline Thompson MS in Environmental Policy and Sustainability Management Best Paper Award Maria C. Coello, Exploring the Impacts of Aerial Fumigation on Communities Near Banana Farms in the Province of Los Rios, Ecuador Recipient of the MS ...

Milano Management Brown Bag Talk | Reimagining Social Movements

The power of social movements to hold governments, institutions, and individuals accountable is increasingly apparent in these troubling and turbulent times. While many people define any gathering of people as a social movement, in this Brown Bag, Milano Professor, Sujatha Jesudason shares a more nuanced definition of social movements and explores the need for creativity and innovation in reimagining social movements. She shares her work in creating a hub for Social Movements + Innovation @The New School and discusses the kinds of questions she is exploring in her community-engaged research and social justice leadership at the intersection of design, innovation, power, and movements. At this Milano Management Brown Bag, Prof Sujatha ...

Congratulating Our December Grads | Toasting Our Alums | Celebrating Darrick Hamilton

Congratulating Our December Grads. Toasting Our Alums.🥂 Celebrating Darrick Hamilton.Posted by Milano School of Policy, Management, and Environment on Monday, December 17, 2018   ...