Mitt Romney's Energy Plan and Optimal Federalism (Haas Energy Blog)
The presidential candidate's energy plan proposes reducing federal oversight of oil and gas drilling on public lands, raising questions about how responsibilities should be shared between state and federal governments.
Why Financial Regulation Reform Should Be a Key Election Issue (video)
Prof. Ross Levine explains why financial regulations and reform play such an important role in the economic recovery, and therefore should be a key issue in the presidential election.
Job Opportunities Abound for Recent MBA Grads
Nearly 96 percent of the full-time Berkeley MBA class of 2012 received job offers three months after graduation, thanks to economic conditions and personalized career services, according to Berkeley-Haas MBA Career Management.
Alumnus Alejandro Velez Named Social Entrepreneur of the Year by Hispanic-Net
Alejandro Velez, BS 09, co-founder of Back to the Roots, a company that sells gourmet mushroom growing kits, was named social entrepreneur of the year by Hispanic-Net.
Big Data Conference at Haas to Feature Top CIOs
Maximizing the use of big data will be the focus of a one-day conference at the Haas School hosted by the Fisher CIO Leadership Program. NOV 1
Real Estate Symposium to Delve Into Post-Election Markets
More than 300 real estate industry, legal, and government leaders will gather at the Fisher Center for Real Estate and Urban Economics 35th annual symposium to discuss how markets might look after the November election. NOV 19
Haas to Host World's Top Young Entrepreneurs at Intel Global Challenge
From advanced polymers to mobile football game guides to smart grid platforms, technology ideas from some of the world's top young entrepreneurs will vie for $100,000 in prizes at the eighth annual Intel Global Challenge. NOV 8
Help Measure the Impact of Berkeley Entrepreneurs
UC Berkeley has partnered with the Bay Area Council Economic Institute to study the economic impact of organizations founded by Cal alumni, faculty and staff. If you have started a business, either for-profit or not-for-profit, please complete the brief survey, share the links with your Cal network, and help us tell the story of Berkeley entrepreneurship!
Courtyard Renovation to Begin in December
The renovation of the Haas courtyard is slated to begin Saturday, Dec. 15, although some preliminary preparation work, including installing fences, may begin slightly earlier as finals are wrapping up.
>play Digital Media Conference to Explore the Mobile-First Economy
Tens of millions of people keep their smartphones within reach 24 hours a day, and tens of millions more will soon join them--carrying the Internet in their pockets for the first time. OCT 27
11th Annual Haas Gala Tickets Still Available
Join Haas alumni and special guests at the Westin St. Francis Hotel in San Francisco for the 11th Annual Haas Gala. Sponsorship opportunities are also still available! NOV 9
Tickets and Info - Deadline to Register is Oct 26
Alumni Needed for Undergrad Externship Program
The Cal Career Center Externship Program needs alumni to host UC Berkeley student externs during the January 2013 Winter Break. The Program offers freshmen and sophomores a chance to job shadow real-world professionals and explore career options -- for one day or up to two weeks. Early registration is encouraged, as students began viewing Externship postings in mid-October.
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Display Your @cal Public Profile to Non-Alumni
Call it an online business card, a public facing profile, or a digital diploma that can verify your degree to those outside Cal. This new feature is the wave of the future for college alumni directories. And it's the most popular feature of the new @cal. But you must 'turn it on' yourself. Getting into @cal is easy: use your same Calnet ID as before. Never logged in? You'll need your first-time PIN: [[S1:member_id]] Visit @cal Now!
Don't Miss Our Largest Bay Area Events
Register now for:
- Haas Gala Nov. 9
Mark your calendars for these events:
- Haas Celebration, Silicon Valley, Menlo Circus Club Jan. 30
- Haas Celebration, San Francisco, Gap, Inc. Mar. 20
- MBA Reunion Weekend April 25-28
In addition, HAN chapters will produce another 200 alumni events worldwide. Online event calendar