May 23, 2015

News Category: Major News

Haas Crowdfunds to Teach Good Hygiene to Underprivileged Children (02/06/2015)

New Year, New Logo for Berkeley-Haas (02/04/2015)

Haas Names Inaugural Group of Social Impact Fellows (01/28/2015)

White House Enlists Haas on Responsible Global Business Promoting responsible business conduct by U.S. companies abroad is focus of Feb. 6 meeting. (01/20/2015)

Andreessen Horowitz Partner Scott Kupor Joins Haas As executive-in-residence, Kupor will co-teach the spring Entrepreneurship class with Carl Nichols. (01/19/2015)

14 Haas Highlights from 2014 The year kicked off with the historic confirmation of one of our own as the nation's economic leader, and ended with the start of construction of the state-of-the-art North Academic building. As we say goodbye to 2014, here are 14 of the year's top stories. (01/05/2015)

14 Haas Highlights from 2014 The year kicked off with the historic confirmation of one of our own as the nation's economic leader, and ended with the start of construction of the state-of-the-art North Academic building. As we say goodbye to 2014, here are 14 of the year's top stories. (12/23/2014)

Quigley Medal Honors Late Real Estate Professor (12/19/2014)

New North Academic Building to Transform Berkeley-Haas Student Experience The Haas School of Business is constructing a new six-story academic building devoted entirely to student learning and interaction, Dean Rich Lyons announced today. (12/04/2014)

New North Academic Building to Transform Berkeley-Haas Student Experience The Haas School of Business is constructing a new six-story academic building devoted entirely to student learning and interaction, Dean Rich Lyons announced today. (12/04/2014)

Building With a Purpose: A Q&A With Dean Rich Lyons (12/04/2014)

Interdisciplinary Certificate Focuses on Real Estate (12/01/2014)

Haas Raises Record-Breaking $561,000 at Big Give A total of 651 Berkeley-Haas alum, students, faculty, staff, parents, and friends participated Nov. 20. (11/14/2014)

Obituary: Barclay Simpson, alumnus, business leader, philanthropist (11/13/2014)

Moskowitz Prize Winners Link Corporate Social Responsibility to Shareholder Wealth Berkeley-Haas’ Center for Responsible Business has awarded its 2014 Moskowitz Prize to the authors of a study suggesting good corporate governance correlates with higher CSR initiatives. And in turn, these increased CSR practices contribute to shareholder wealth. (11/12/2014)

Haas Alumni Beam at Student Union’s Topping Out Party (10/23/2014)

Scholarships offered to Half the Full-Time MBA Class. Berkeley-Haas will provide nearly $6 million to students in all three MBA programs. (10/16/2014)

Tammy Smith, First Openly Gay U.S. General, to Speak on Leadership in High-Stakes Environments Gen. Smith made history when she was promoted to Brigadier General in 2012. Hear her speak Sept. 22 at Haas. (09/18/2014)

Moneyball Celeb Execs Billy Beane and Sandy Alderson Coach New Full-Time MBAs Incoming Full-Time Berkeley MBA students get surprising management advice from MLB legends Beane and Alderson. (08/21/2014)

Business education and university leader Earl F. Cheit dies at age 87 Earl F. Cheit, dean and professor emeritus at the Haas School and former executive vice chancellor of UC Berkeley, died of cancer at his home in Kensington, Calif., on Saturday, Aug. 2. He was 87. (08/07/2014)

Julia Min Hwang Takes Helm of MBA Career Group After leading the Full-time Berkeley MBA Program for a decade, Julian Min Hwang has taken the helm of the Haas School’s Career Management Group. (06/20/2014)

Two Entrepreneurs Become Haas Executive Fellows Haas alumnus Paul Rice, MBA 96, founder of Fair Trade USA, and serial entrepreneur Guy Kawasaki will share their experiences and knowledge with the Haas community as the business school’s newest executive fellows. (05/12/2014)

Haas to Provide Executive Program in Shanghai Haas is providing an executive-level program that presents a Silicon Valley perspective on business, innovation, and leadership topics to top Chinese leaders. (05/06/2014)

Dean Rich Lyons Participates in White House Working Families Summit Dean Rich Lyons was among 14 top b-school leaders who shared insights on how business education can help improve conditions for women and families in the workplace. (04/21/2014)

May 12: Celebrate the Haas Courtyard Dedication The entire Haas community is invited to the dedication of the Robert G. O’Donnell Courtyard on Monday, May 12, from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. The redesigned courtyard, which opened last spring, has been officially named in recognition of the $5 million contribution O’Donnell, BS 65, MBA 66, and his wife, Sue, made to the campaign to transform the Haas campus. (04/21/2014)

Alumni Conference to Feature Mac and Cheese CEO and Olympic Bobsledder Speakers include Annie’s CEO John Foraker, MBA 94, and former Olympic bobsledder Darrin Steele, MBA 08. (03/28/2014)

Hewlett-Packard CFO and Tech Entrepreneur to Speak at Commencements HP CFO Cathie Lesjak, MBA 86, and entrepreneur Mark DiPaola, BS 99, will speak at Haas commencements on May 23 and May 19. (03/28/2014)

IPO-bound TubeMogul Traces Origins to Berkeley-Haas The company's three founders met in an entrepreneurship class at Berkeley-Haas. (03/28/2014)

Berkeley-Haas Case Series Expands to Wider Audience The Berkeley-Haas Case Series, which extracts lessons from unconventional management strategies and disruptive trends, is now reaching a wider audience, thanks to a new agreement with Harvard Business School publishing. (01/18/2014)

Berkeley-Haas Professor Janet Yellen Confirmed to Head Federal Reserve Board Janet Yellen, professor emeritus at UC Berkeley’s Haas School of Business and a trailblazer for women economists in academia, will become the 15th chair of the Federal Reserve Board of Governors on Feb. 1. The U.S. Senate confirmed the presidential nominee Monday, Jan. 6, 2014. (01/06/2014)

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