Haas Students Meet Oracle of Omaha
A group of 20 Haas students flew to Omaha, Neb., to meet with legendary investor Warren Buffett, CEO of Berkshire Hathaway.
Dean to Join Alumni During "Weekend in London"
"Redefinition" is the three-day theme for Berkeley-Haas alumni May 31- June 2, starting with a networking reception and ending with breakfast with Dean Lyons. In between, a fast-paced symposium introduces an exceptional array of leaders who share research, opportunities, and trends that are redefining how you will lead and do business.
Tee Off May 13 at Haaski Golf Open
Mark French, MBA 98, will be the first to tell you he's no good at golf. But he's still been a faithful player at the school's annual Haaski Golf Open, which will hit the green this year at the Claremont Country Club.
Young Entrepreneurs at Haas Opens Summer Academy to Students in Asia, Preps to Pick Volt Raffle Winner
The Center for Young Entrepreneurs at Haas youth mentoring program is expanding its summer business academy to high school students in Taiwan. Meanwhile, April 27 is the last day to buy raffle tickets to win a Chevy Volt as part of a fundraiser for the center.
Sustainability Leaders to Visit Haas in April
William McDonough, best-selling co-author of the seminal sustainability book Cradle to Cradle, and executives from such companies as Levi Strauss, Autodesk, and Fair Trade USA will speak at events hosted by the Center for Responsible Business this month.
New Berkeley Social Entrepreneurship Club Wins Two Honors
The Berkeley chapter of Enactus, a national network of university students who use entrepreneurship to solve social problems, was the only chapter to win the network's regional championship and Rookie of the Year Award.
MBA Students Launch Two Speakers Series
Recognizing the broad expertise and connections among their peers, full-time and evening-and-weekend MBA students have launched two new speaker series this semester.
Undergrads Take First in Georgetown Stock Pitch Competition
A deep drill-down into the natural gas industry helped a Berkeley Investment Group team with two Haas undergrads take first place in the Georgetown Stock Pitch Competition.
Undergrads' "Foo" Plan Takes First in Google-Accenture Competition
An undergraduate team that included two Haas students took first place at the Google-Accenture Domains Case Competition April 1 with a creative approach to marketing "foo."
Breakfast Gathering for Haas social sector alumni Join like minds in Los Altos, April 25, as Nora Silver, Director of the Center for Nonprofit and Public Leadership at Haas, facilitates a discussion on Nonprofit Board Governance. Come share your experience, ask for advice, and connect with your peers working in nonprofit/social impact.
Israelis@Haas Community Event in Palo Alto
Israeli Berkeley-Haas student Noa Elan, MBA 14, is re-grouping the Israeli chapter, Israelis@Haas, for alumni and students. To attend this Bay Area event on Sunday, April 28, and to join the group, contact Noa today.
Picturing Haas Culture
The walls have come to life at Haas with new posters that reflect our Defining Principles and showcase just a few of our many talented faculty, students, alumni, and staff.
One Week Left to Support Faculty's Uganda Solar Light Project on Indiegogo
Profs. Fuchs, Green, and Levine have raised $14,700 for their research on solar lights in Uganda and have one more week to reach their $20,000 goal. And soon, all Berkeley-Haas students, faculty, and alumni can launch their own crowd-funding initiatives on the soon-to-be-publically-launched Haas School partner site on Indiegogo.
Video from the Gap Event Posted Online
If you missed the annual March 20th 'GAP Event,' Celebrating Ten Years of Impact by the Center for Responsible Business, you can watch the presentations online.
Don't Miss Our Largest Bay Area Events
Mark your calendars for these events:
- MBA Reunion Weekend Apr 25-28
- Alumni Conference Apr 27
In addition, HAN chapters will produce another 200 alumni events worldwide. Online event calendar