Berkeley MBA Climbs in Financial Times Ranking
The Full-time Berkeley MBA Program rose to #12 in the world this year from #14 last year in the Financial Times global MBA ranking. Among U.S. schools, Haas held on to its #7 ranking from last year.
Like This: Haas Ranks 4th Among Most Social Media Friendly MBA Programs
Berkeley-Haas placed fourth in a ranking of the top 100 most social media friendly MBA programs in 2013, compiled by Online MBA Page.com.
PhD Student Jenny Zha Wins Prestigious Deloitte Fellowship
Haas PhD student Jenny Zha received the Deloitte Foundation's annual Doctoral Fellowship in Accounting. Zha will receive a $25,000 grant to support her work for two years.
Berkeley MBA Teams Take 1st, 3rd in Biotech Competition
Blending expertise in both finance and biotech, two Berkeley MBA teams won first and third places in the Kellogg Biotech & Healthcare Case Competition Jan. 26 at Northwestern University's Kellogg School of Management.
Haas Sends Off Last Berkeley-Columbia Executive MBA Class
With an inspiring commencement speech from alumna and vintner Kathryn Hall, BCEMBA 08, former ambassador to Austria, 66 students in the Berkeley-Columbia Executive MBA Program marked the end of their 19-month program.
Responsible Business Think Tank Names Vogel a Top Thought Leader
Trust Across America, an organization dedicated to improving and supporting responsible business practices by U.S. companies, has named Professor David Vogel one of 2013's Top 100 Thought Leaders in Trustworthy Business Behavior.
Salman Khan, Founder of the World's Largest Online School, to Speak March 6
Khan Academy founder Salman Khan, whose simple YouTube tutorials to help young cousins with homework exploded into "one-world schoolhouse" with 3,900 lessons viewed more than 230 million times, will speak in Berkeley March 6 about the online learning revolution.
MBA Students Take Deep Dive into Teamwork
Anyone who has worked on a group project at school or work knows the common frustrations: One person isn't pulling his weight; another is too bossy; yet another can't meet because of other commitments. But working in groups doesn't have to be this way, as MBA students are learning this year in a new program called Teams@Haas.
Students, Staff, Faculty Extend Big Thanks to Donors
Hundreds of Haas students, staff, and faculty wrote thank-you cards to donors last week to acknowledge that without their generosity, the school would not have enough funding to operate after the beginning of December.
Don't Miss Our Largest Bay Area Events
Mark your calendars for these events:
- 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