Haas Jumps to #3 in Economist Ranking
The Full-time Berkeley MBA Program climbed to #3 in the international Economist "Which MBA?" ranking. Berkeley-Haas moved up to #3 from #6 last year. University of Chicago's Booth School of Business was ranked first, followed by Dartmouth's Tuck School of Business.
Haas to Honor Cal Supporter Douglas E. Goldman, MD, BA '74, at Gala, Nov. 15
The Haas community is invited to join Dean Rich Lyons and UC Berkeley Chancellor Nicholas Dirks in honoring philanthropist Douglas E. Goldman, MD, BA '74, as Business Leader of the Year at the Haas Gala Nov. 15.
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New Institute for Business and Social Impact to Launch with Alumni Panel
Haas will launch a new Institute for Business and Social Impact Nov. 6 with a discussion among five alumni who have built outstanding careers with significant social impact. Professor Laura Tyson will lead the institute.
Student Startup Roundup
In this installment of a series on student entrepreneurs, Hucklebury makes dress shirts in the U.S.A., The Hamper sells t-shirts for nonprofits, and Kizoom develops software to grow kids' brains.
Revolution Foods Founders to Receive Leading Through Innovation Award at Gala
Revolution Foods co-founders Kristin Groos Richmond and Kirsten Saenz Tobey, both MBA 06, will be presented with the Haas School's 2013 Leading Through Innovation Award at the annual Haas Gala on Nov. 15.
Alumni Invited to View Dean's Speaker Series — Live or Later
Created primarily for Haas' current students, the Dean's Speaker Series allows alumni an opportunity to view the classroom experience as a 'fly on the screen'. View the lectures live or come back later to the alumni website's Haas Insights video pages.
Dean's Speaker Series Events:
Oct. 24 at 7:30 pm
Bestselling author, popular newspaper columnist, and former Proctor & Gamble India CEO Gurcharan Das will speak on "India's Economic Future".
Oct 31 at 12:30 pm
Nature Conservancy CEO Mark Tercek will speak on Marrying Capitalism and Environmentalism, and his unusual career path.
Undergrads Who Advise Delaying Solar IPO Win Investment Banking Competition
A team of three Haas undergraduates and one economics student who advised SolarCity to delay its IPO took first place in the 16th Annual Investment Banking Case Competition.
Miner Safety Team Wins 2013 Intel Global Challenge
A Chilean team that designed wearable sensors to collect and transmit industrial workers' biomedical data won the grand prize at the ninth annual Intel Global Challenge on Oct. 9.
>play Conference Makes San Francisco Debut, Oct. 25
Reflecting the "always on" mentality of Bay Area professionals, the >play Digital Media Conference moves to a Friday in San Francisco this year, making it even easier for tech innovators to attend. Register
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