Berkeley MBA Programs Earn High Marks in Three Rankings
The Economist placed the Full-time Berkeley MBA Program #6 worldwide and the Princeton Review ranked the program #1 for best classroom experience. The Financial Times placed the Berkeley-Columbia Executive MBA Program #5 in the U.S.
Intel Global Challenge Brings International Entrepreneurs to Haas
In its most diverse lineup to date, the Intel Global Challenge will feature 29 teams from 20 countries at the seventh annual competition at UC Berkeley Nov. 7-10.
Can You Offer an Externship During Winter Break?
The Cal Career Center is seeking alumni willing to host UC Berkeley student externs during the January 2012 Winter Break. Now in its 13th year, the program has placed over 2,500 students with alumni sponsors in a wide variety of industries throughout California and beyond, offering undergraduates a chance to shadow real-world professionals and explore career options. More Info
Feldman Promoted to Lead MBA Career Services
Lisa Feldman, MBA 95, has been named the new executive director of the MBA Career Management Group at Haas. She will oversee employer relations and career advising for the school's three MBA programs and for MBA alumni.
Haas Friends to Honor Alum Lost to Breast Cancer
Last fall, Berkeley-Haas alumna 38-year-old Rashell Young, MBA/MPH 05, lost her battle with breast cancer. On Nov. 5-6, a group of Haas friends and loved ones will participate in the Marin Triathlon to help raise money for the Rashell Young Fellowship. The fellowship will help fund initiatives by health-care-focused Berkeley MBA students to serve needy communities around the globe. All Haas alumni are invited to support or participate.
Company Tests Undergrad's Marketing Pitch on Facebook
It isn't unusual for real companies such as the Cooking Channel and Glacier Water to test the pitches of Haas undergraduate students in marketing courses taught by Lecturer Krystal Jalene Thomas. But for the first time, social media has connected an outside firm to a catchy idea from one of Thomas' students, Catherine Limcaco, BS 12.
Explore Careers in Nonprofit Consulting
What does a career in nonprofit consulting look like? How do you get started, and what are the steps you need to take to be successful? To find out, attend the Nonprofit Consulting Industry Panel at the Haas School on Nov. 21.
Haas Marketplace Holiday Promotion
Are you a business owner? Want to promote your products/services to the Haas community? Sign up now and take advantage of the upcoming holidays. Companies featured in the Haas Marketplace offer special prices on their products and services to members of the Haas Community, and/or they give a portion of revenue to the Haas Annual Fund. Vintners, caterers, financial service providers, clothing & accessory designers are a few examples. To be a featured business in the Marketplace, contact Karla Rodebush in the Alumni Relations office.
Berkeley-Haas Facebook Pushing 10,000 Fans
Sometime today the Berkeley-Haas Facebook page will attract its 10,000th fan. One of the more popular features is the directory of 80 Facebook pages affiliated with the Haas School. Take a look