April 27, 2017

News Category: Student News

MBA Student Looks to Next Quest: Easter Island by Wheelchair Alvaro Silberstein launches crowdfunding campaign for November Easter Island trip. (04/10/2017)

Startup Roundup: Market Games, LookFwd, SmileyGo (04/10/2017)

Farming & Education Startups Rise to Top at Global Social Venture Competition Kheyti's "greenhouse in a box" is the GSVC competition winner. (04/09/2017)

Novartis CEO Joseph Jimenez to Speak at MBA Commencement (04/06/2017)

Sangeeta Desai Chosen as Undergrad Commencement Speaker (04/06/2017)

New Certificate Focuses on Multidisciplinary Design & Innovation Undergraduates will learn how design and innovation are taught across campus. (03/20/2017)

Hands-on Focus at 3rd Annual Africa Business Forum The big-picture theme of 3rd annual Berkeley-Haas Africa Business Forum is how technology is disrupting every industry on the continent, but the focus of the day is on interaction, discussion, and building a network. (03/20/2017)

Master of Financial Engineering Program Graduates 69 Students Dean Lyons calls MFE program "transformative" for Class of 2017. (03/20/2017)

Bridge 2017 Berkeley Asia Business Conference is Back on Campus The conference will offer a strategic look at the region, open dialogue with world-class executives, and an intimate opportunity to network and exchange ideas. (03/20/2017)

New FinTech Club Draws a Crowd at Haas Ashley Lannquist (left) & Caitlyn Driehorst, are FinTech Club co-presidents. (03/08/2017)

Haas Alumnus & Wife Make Major Gift to Support New Building, Student Entrepreneurs Building named for Kabam Founder Kevin Chou, BS 02, and wife, Connie Chen. (03/02/2017)

21st Women in Leadership Conference to Focus on Gender Collaboration The crowd at the 21st Women in Leadership Conference may look a little different this year, with more men filling the seats and receiving high billing on the agenda. (02/06/2017)

Student Startup Roundup: IDbyDNA, Lendsnap, SapphirePine Read about a few new startups founded by current students and recent grads. (02/06/2017)

Leaning In, Berkeley-Haas Style: EWMBAs Embrace Peer Support A new Evening & weekend MBA initiative is bringing women and men together to talk about personal and professional challenges. (02/06/2017)

From Herat to Haas, Afghan Student Finds a New Life Sal Parsa, MBA 18, is an aspiring entrepreneur. (02/01/2017)

Tight-Knit Class of 2016 Graduates from Berkeley MBA for Executives Program Power of relationships among class members highlighted. (01/27/2017)

New Immersive International Program Expands Berkeley-Haas’ Global Reach (01/20/2017)

Strong Tech Hiring, Surge of Interest in CPG for Class of 2016 (01/17/2017)

Eleven Startups Receive New Round of Dean's Seed Grants Competition is intense as 40 teams apply apply for $5,000 grants. (01/09/2017)

Cannabis at a Crossroads: Speaker Series Examines Industry’s Future “High Margins: The Business of Legal Cannabis” brings experts to Haas. (12/16/2016)

An MBA Student’s Patagonia Quest: Going Where No Wheelchair Has Gone Before Alvaro Silberstein, MBA 17, plans to navigate three iconic routes. (12/05/2016)

Manbassadors’ Bold Idea: Create a B-school Movement (12/05/2016)

Executive MBA Students Head to Washington D.C. Lecturer Maura O'Neill, former Obama administration official, will lead trip (11/23/2016)

2016 Big Give is Most Successful Ever A total of $1,255,345 raised for Haas during 24-hour fundraising blitz. (11/21/2016)

Classified: Preparing Undergrads for Marketing's New Challenges (11/14/2016)

Women Comprise Half of 2016 Finance Fellows (11/14/2016)

>Play 2016 Digital Media Conference Explores On-Demand Culture, Nov. 4 The >play 2016 Digital Media & Technology Conference will explore how on-demand culture is transforming the media and entertainment landscape. (10/31/2016)

Haas MBA Students Create an Open Forum to Discuss Race More than 80 students spent a recent lunch break having a candid conversation on a topic many shy away from: race. (10/24/2016)

Pediatric Surgeon Brings EMBA Lessons to Children's Hospital Wolfgang Stehr, EMBA 16, worked with Lecturer Mark Rittenberg to improve operating room communication. (10/21/2016)

MBA Students Question the Status Quo on Diversity & Inclusion A group of students are addressing issues around race, ethnicity head on. (10/04/2016)