5 Reasons for Haas Alumni to be Thankful This Year
1—Chapter Leaders—A big thanks to our alumni volunteers who created invaluable learning and networking opportunities for you at 300+ chapter events a year. See who your chapter leaders are and the events they produce.
2—Speakers—We appreciate the path-bending leaders who offered their time and expertise at Haas and at chapter events and forums. This weekend you can view video of their presentations.
4—Affinity Group Volunteers—We appreciate the work of our volunteers who help connect alumni with similar interests or industries. Review the list of groups and sign up or contact a group leader to get involved.
Silicon Valley Immersion Yields Entrepreneurship Insights for EMBAs
Students in the MBA for Executives Program gathered in classrooms at Google, Facebook, and Airbnb for intensive case study with Professor Toby Stuart and frank conversations (many off-the-record) with 28 entrepreneurs during the recent Silicon Valley Immersion Week. The experience was one of five deep-learning, off-campus modules. Shown: Amy Errett, CEO and co-founder of Madison Reed.
5 Myths about Gratitude
Does gratitude make us lazy? Naive? Robert Emmons, a leading scientific expert on gratitude, debunks some common myths and misconceptions. For example, did you know that grateful people make 20 percent more progress toward their goals? Read on
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Wells Fargo Gives $100K to Cleantech to Market Program
The grant for the interdisciplinary program is part of a $2 million Wells Fargo Clean Technology and Innovation program supporting technology advancements for a clean energy future.
Teams to Reveal Emerging Solutions at the Cleantech to Market Symposium, Dec. 6
At the fourth annual C2M Symposium, teams of students will provide unique insight into technologies that may shape the future of clean energy. Presentations will address biofuels, industrial enzymes, solar-powered water purifiers, "smart" windows, and more.
Students Tackle Local After-School Program in Innovation Challenge
MBA students in the Design and Innovation Strategy Club at Haas, which offers opportunities to deepen classroom learning by applying lessons to real-world problems, recently tackled a new challenge: after-school programs. The client was Alpha Public Schools, a charter management organization with a 500-seat high school on the way in 2015 and well-defined obstacles.
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