Support Haas Initiatives on New Crowdfunding Sites
Berkeley-Haas has launched two crowdfunding platforms to enable the Haas community to support each other's fundraising initiatives.
Campus Initiatives: crowdfund.haas.berkeley.edu
Private Ventures: indiegogo.com/partners/berkeley-haas
Alumni Chapters Organize 'Beyond Yourself' Events Worldwide
Paint classrooms in Lima, Peru. Learn about social impact investing in LA. Or donate to crowdfunding causes, thanks to the alumni chapter in Portland. These are just a few of the philanthropic, community-focused, 'beyond yourself' events organized around the world by Berkeley-Haas alumni chapters. More information and event details
Women in Leadership Conference Embraces Design Thinking, This Saturday, March 15
With the theme "Design Your Future," the 18th annual Women in Leadership Conference at Haas will feature tech leaders from Synopsys, Lending Club, and Kaiser Permanente.
Annual Event at Gap Inc. to Spotlight Entrepreneurship, March 18
The much-anticipated annual alumni event at Gap headquarters will highlight entrepreneurship with a fast-paced startup competition and a talk by Michael Baum, founder and former CEO of Splunk and creator of Founder.org. | More info/Register
Former Electronic Arts CEO to Speak at Haas, March 19
After graduating from Haas, John Riccitiello worked for a variety of consumer-goods companies before taking the helm of Electronic Arts. In a conversation with Dean Lyons, he will talk about his career. View the live webcast — Wed., Mar. 19 at 12:30 pm (PDT). Also, View previous webcasts from the Dean's Speaker Series.
Latin American Business Conference to Explore Innovation, April 4
The fifth annual Latin American Business Conference is broadening its appeal this year by exploring topics beyond business in Latin America and addressing "Scaling Up Innovation."
Four Haas Alums Make 40 Under 40 List
The San Francisco Business Times has released its third annual 40 under 40 award winners, a group of CEOs, entrepreneurs, and top executives making a difference in the local business community. In all, nine Cal alumni made the list, four of those Haas alumni.
Financial Engineering Teams Shine in Competition
One team of financial engineering students placed third in the Rotman International Trading Competition. A second Berkeley team took the "gold" in an options case.
Classified: Food Bank Exercise Tests Students' Leadership, Teamwork Skills
With the Wells Fargo Room transformed into a food bank, stuffing food into boxes was part of a frenzied experiential learning lesson in Lecturer Frank Schultz's Leading Strategy Implementation class.
Berkeley MBA Students Plunge for Special Olympics
Berkeley MBA students braved frigid 53-degree bay waters to raise money for Special Olympics Northern California. The theme: Don't Feed the Animals. Check out the slideshow!
Top B-School Students Come to Haas to Take on K-12 Education Challenges
Ten rival teams from some of the nation's top business schools came to Berkeley to compete in the Haas School's annual Education Leadership Case Competition, helping develop strategies for a charter school system that recently expanded outside California to Memphis, Tenn.
Haas Ranks High Among "Best for Vets" in Military Times
Berkeley-Haas ranked #16 in the "Best for Vets" ranking published today by Military Times. Haas is the only top business school (as measured by other national rankings such as U.S. News and Businessweek) to make Military Times' final "Best for Vets" list of 64 schools.
Travel Industry Leader Ralph Bahna, MBA 65, Passes Away
Haas alumnus Ralph Bahna, MBA 65, founder of the Club Quarters business hotel chain and longtime chairman of Priceline.com, passed away Feb. 24. He was 71.
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