Student Aeronautics Startup Receives $1 Million
A startup that includes Haas undergrad Jordan Greene, BS 14, received $1 million in VC funding for developing new airplane wings.
Gaming Company Led by Haas Alum Lands Stadium Naming Rights
UC Berkeley and Kabam, a mobile gaming company co-founded by Haas undergraduate alumnus Kevin Chou, BS 02, announced a long-term partnership that includes the naming rights to the field at California Memorial Stadium.
From Transformative Innovation to Impact Investing, Spring Events Span Wide Range of Topics
From world-renowned student competitions to thought-provoking talks by business leaders from such firms as Citigroup, Google, and Deloitte, the Haas School will present an inspiring lineup of events and speakers this spring.
MFE Students Hone Skills, Build Networks in Fall Internships
Hands-on training, support from alumni, and exposure to new fields of finance are among the many experiences that financial engineering students are gaining this fall in internships around the country and across the Atlantic.
Haas Students Help San Quentin Inmates Expand Newspaper
Twice a month this fall, five Berkeley MBA students went to prison, helping inmates develop a plan that will allow California's only prison-based newspaper, the San Quentin News, expand distribution to all of the state's inmates.
Classified: Problem Finding, Problem Solving
On a Monday afternoon in the new Berkeley-Haas Innovation Lab, six students share ideas in rapid-fire succession for alleviating San Francisco's parking woes. It's ideation day in the MBA Problem Finding, Problem Solving class.
Full-time Berkeley MBA Program Places Among Top Ten in Poets & Quants
The Haas School's Full-time Berkeley MBA Program placed #10 in the Poets & Quants meta ranking released Dec. 2. The ranking combines results of five recent popular rankings: Businessweek, U.S. News, Forbes, Financial Times, and Economist.
Student Loan Refinancing Company Joins Haas Marketplace
The latest company to join the new Haas Marketplace is SoFi, a fintech startup that enables Haas and Cal alumni to refinance their student loans at lower rates. Staffed with over 10% Haas and Cal alums, SoFi has already refinanced over $250 million in student loans, including over $7.5 million to Haas and Cal alumni. | Review SoFi Options | The Haas Marketplace features companies owned or operated by Haas alumni. Some offer either special discounts on the products and services to members of the Haas community and/or give a portion of revenue earned back to the Haas Fund. Is your company eligible? | Visit Haas Marketplace
2013 Haas Faculty Book Roundup
This year Haas faculty published books on such topics as transaction cost economics, strategic management, offshoring, and game theory.
Read BerkeleyHaas Magazine on Tablet or Online
Check out our iPad, Android, and online editions of BerkeleyHaas magazine. Read about Business Leader of the Year Doug Goldman, Revolution Foods founders Kristin Groos Richmond and Kirsten Saenz Tobey, and a Q&A with Haas Real Estate Prof. Nancy Wallace.
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New Chancellor to Host Live Webcast with Q&A
UC Berkeley's newly inaugurated tenth chancellor, Nicholas B. Dirks, will host a live 45-minute webcast for alumni and parents. Chancellor Dirks will address questions submitted in advance while sharing his vision and priorities for the direction of the university.
Pre-registration is required.
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