This Veterans Day, we thank our Berkeley Haas student veterans for their service and for all they they contribute to our campus community. “We’re delighted to have one of our largest classes of veterans studying at Haas this year,” said Interim Dean Laura Tyson. “Those who volunteer to serve their country feel a calling to
Haas In The Headlines
Los Angeles TimesNov 1
Chad Reed, Leigh Madeira, Zach Knight, and Nick Wobbrock, all MBA 15, co-founded Blue Forest Conservation, which developed the Forest Resilience Bond to finance forestry operations. This week, they announced a $4 million deal that will finance their first big project in Tahoe National Forest.
Poets & QuantsNov 1
Shantanu Narayen, CEO of Adobe Systems and MBA 93, ranks #12 on this Harvard Business Review list list of the world's best-performing CEOs. The article found that 32 of the 100 top-performing CEOs have MBAs.
Architectural RecordNov 1
Chou Hall should be the first TRUE-certified building on campus, part of the University of California’s system-wide goal for zero waste by 2020. "The idea was to create a blueprint that other Berkeley buildings could follow," says Jessica Heiges, a master’s candidate in the College of Natural Resources, and one of the leaders of Chou’s TRUE-certification effort.