Gift-giving Ideas and Discounts from Alumni-founded Companies
Looking for gift ideas this holiday season? Haas alumni entrepreneurs are generously offering exclusive discounts to the Berkeley-Haas community. See the company list
Services this Sunday for Professor Emeritus Conant
Professor Emeritus Michael Conant, a Haas faculty member for more than three decades with research spanning the fields of law and economics, passed away recently at his Kensington home. Friends and colleagues are inted to a memorial service on Sunday.
Berkeley MBA Ranks #9 in Two Rankings
The Full-time Berkeley MBA Program placed ninth among U.S. schools overall in both the MBA 50 2012 Best Business Schools ranking and the Poets & Quants composite ranking.
Career Empowerment: A Benefit for Alumni
Need advice about your next career move? The Haas School offers its graduates access to career advisors whose experience, skills, insights, and connections to executive recruiters reflect the breadth and needs of Haas alumni careers. These advisors will work with you remotely or in person. MBA Alumni | All Other graduates
Cleantech to Market Bridges Gap from Lab to Launch
Mechanical engineer Lindsay Miller, PhD 12, knew there was a market for her doctoral thesis project -- a device the size of a stick of gum that harvests energy from machinery vibrations. But the busy post-doc turned to the Haas School's Cleantech to Market Program to tackle key business questions that she had neither the time nor expertise to answer.
Undergrads Start Up Consulting Group for Startups
When a group of undergraduate Haas students wanted more hands-on experience in the startup world, they did what any enterprising entrepreneur would do: created their own startup to provide consulting services to new and growth-phase companies.
Spring Events to Bring Top Business Leaders and Entrepreneurs to Haas
From a big thinker in finance to a conference on consumer choice in health care, a host of impressive leaders and events this spring will inspire, engage, and inform the Haas community about the latest trends in business.
Prof. Emeritus Karlene Roberts to Advise U.S. Marine Board
Haas Professor Emeritus Karlene Roberts will soon begin a three-year appointment as an advisory member to the United States Marine Board. Roberts' role will be to examine issues related to maritime transportation-ports, channels, inland water, sea ways, and the environment. She will also help the Marine Board identify research needs.
Elder-care Idea Wins MBA Bosch Robotic Challenge
An idea for a robot designed to help the elderly stay in their own homes longer garnered the first-place prize for a team of first-year Berkeley MBA students in the Haas School's second Robotics Business Model Challenge at Bosch in Palo Alto.
Undergrad Team Wins Barclays Competition by Urging "Yes" on Media IPO
Factoring in everything from the Greek economy to the tech IPO landscape, a team of undergraduate students won the recent Barclays Investment Banking Case Competition at Haas.
Don't Miss Our Largest Bay Area Events
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