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NEWS FROM THE LEAVEY SCHOOL OF BUSINESS : OCTOBER 2014
LSB Grand Reunion Reception 2014

Grand Reunion Recap

Photos from Grand Reunion weekend and the business school's reception have been uploaded to the Alumni Association's Flickr account. Browse through them and feel free to download any you'd like to keep!

Business School Reception Photos»


Accounting-Ranking
SCU Ranked #8 for Accounting

Santa Clara was ranked #8 in LinkedIn's Best Schools for Accounting Professionals.

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Busienss-of-Beer-Photos
Business of Beer Revisited

FAI's Business of Beer event, which had a panel of local industry experts along with beer tasting, was a huge success last week. Check out photos from the event!

Flickr album»

Beyond-B-School
Fall Career Skills Boot Camp Webinars

Graduate Business Career Management offers a new career development resource. These webinars contain presentations from leading experts on executive career skills and more. 

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LSBReads2014
LSB Reads is out!

We asked business school faculty and staff what reading challenged, informed, and entertained them over the summer. 

See what they had to say»

NEWSMAKERS
Mario Belotti : The Fed's gift to the rich

Dr. Mario Belotti was mentioned in an article about the cost of Federal Reserve policies. Read more»

Terri Griffith : Lead By Letting Go

Terri Griffith, chair of the management department, wrote an op-ed for the Wall Street Journal's MarketWatch about how to lead people by letting go of old ways. Read more»

Mike Malone : Silicon Valley & the Tech Economy

Alumnus Mike Malone '75, MBA '77 wrote an op-ed for the Wall Street Journal about why Silicon Valley continues to dominate, and how great schools like SCU contribute to the vibrancy. Read more»

Nilofer Merchant : An Open Letter to Satya Nadella

Alumna Nilofer Merchant MBA '00 wrote an open letter published in Time to Microsoft's CEO Satya Nadella regarding his recent controversial comments. Read more»

Obama's Visa Reform Leaves Some Skilled Spouses Behind

Vidhi Shah, a current MBA student at the Leavey School of Business, was featured in a Bloomberg Businessweek article about spouses getting MBA's while on H-4 visas. 

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ALUMNI SPOTLIGHT
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Chris Cabrera MBA '97

The idea for alumnus Chris Cabrera's company Xactly Corp. began when he incorrectly received an $80,000 bonus check, which he promptly returned.

Learn more about his story and see how his education at SCU contributed to his success. 

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CALENDAR OF EVENTS

October 2014

OCT

24

Warrior Preseason Game

6:00PM | O.Co Coliseum

Sponsored by INC Sports Business Network

RSVP
 

OCT

30

Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Emerging Markets

8:00PM | Forbes Family Conference Center, Lucas Hall

Sponsored by INC Net Impact

RSVP
 

OCT

31

Fall Social Halloween Party

6:00PM | Forbes Family Conference Room, Lucas Hall

Sponsored by INC Information Systems Connexion

RSVP
 

November 2014

NOV

1

MBA/MS Winter 2015 Application Deadline

 

 

 

NOV

6

Business of Food Franchise

8:35PM | Forbes Family Conference Center, Lucas Hall

Sponsored by INC Food & Agribusiness Network

RSVP
 

NOV

7

Tennis Clinic: Sport Social

6:00PM | Degheri Tennis Center

Sponsored by INC networks. Event continues weekly through November.

RSVP
 

NOV

12

So You Want to Be A Product Manager

4:45PM | Lucas Hall

Sponsored by Graduate Business Career Management

RSVP
 

NOV

13

MBA/MS Information Session

6:00PM | Lucas Hall

Learn about LSB's graduate business programs

RSVP
 

NOV

14

Speed Networking

6:00PM | Forbes Family Conference Center, Lucas Hall

Sponsored by INC Marketing Network

RSVP
 
 
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