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NEWS FROM THE LEAVEY SCHOOL OF BUSINESS : APRIL 2015
2015-Women-of-Influence

SCU Alumnae Rocking Silicon Valley Business

Six Santa Clara University alumnae have made the Silicon Valley Business Journal’s 2015 Women of Influence annual list. This list is comprised of “100 women rocking Silicon Valley business,” who have made a big impact across all professions.

Read more about them»


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SCU among Top 5 Schools for Business

A business degree from Santa Clara University ranks fourth in the country for return on a student’s college investment, according to a new survey by PayScale.

Read more»

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Day of Giving Success!

The results for last month's Day of Giving are in and SCU raised a total of $1.2 million! Behind the Santa Clara Fund, the Business School received the most donations. Thank You! 

Find an infographic with more details here»

SCM-Conference-2015
Supply Chain Conference Brings Industry Leaders Together

The 4th annual Supply Chain Management Directors’ Conference took place on campus in March. SCU "provided an ideal setting to learn about challenges faced by innovative tech companies," said Naren Agrawal.  Read more»

CAPE
CAPE Applications Open

Help spread the word to interested entrepreneurs - applications for the California Program for Entrepreneurship are open! Deadline for application is May 31.

Learn more»

Bridges
The BRIDGES Experiential Learning Program

We need alumni! The BRIDGES program connects organizations with MBA student teams to work on projects that address a specific business challenge. If you or someone you know is interested in sponsoring an MBA team, learn more here»

Find-Kenneth! MSIS-Gala-2015

Help us find Kenneth!

Alumnus Kenneth E. Norton MBA '65 lost
his class ring at a church in Connecticut. We
have his ring, but no Kenneth!

If you know how to get in contact with
Kenneth, please email the Alumni
Association at alumupdate@scu.edu.

MSIS Alumni Gala

Photos from the recent MSIS Alumni Gala are up! The gala was held on March 28, 2015 to celebrate 10 years of the MS in Information Systems program at Santa Clara University.

Check out photos from the event»


NEWSMAKERS
SCU Alumna Recognized by National CPA Award

Yen Duong, a graduate of the CAAP program, has been awarded by the American Institute of CPAs for extraordinary performance in the CPA examination. Read more»

CAPE's Sunspeed Enterprises Announces DPO

CAPE 2012 business, Sunspeed Enterprises, was recently approved for Direct Public Offering (DPO). Read more»

Kenneth Geibel : Appointed Director of Homeownership

LSB alumnus Kenneth Geibel '69 MBA '76 was recently appointed the director of homeownership at the California Housing Finance Agency by Governor Brown. Read more»

Michael Malone : Reviving the Flagging Spirit of Silicon Valley

Michael Malone, keynote speaker at this year's CEP & NASPP Symposium, dives into why people in Silicon Valley aren't being compensated like they used to. Read more»

Hersh Shefrin : Saving for Taxes?

Professor Hersh Shefrin was quoted in a Marketplace story on why people overpay their taxes throughout the year. Read more»

Richard Smudin : 354th Civil Affairs Brigade

LSB alumnus Richard Smudin MBA '00 recently took command of the 354th Civil Affairs Brigade. Read more»

Malia Wasson : Appointed to Columbia Sportswear's Board of Directors

LSB alumna Malia Wasson '81 was recently appointed to the Board of Directors of Columbia Sportswear. Read more»

Mark Weiner : Hey Entrepreneurs, Get a job

Mark Weiner, LSB advisory board member, wrote a piece on why young entrepreneurs are better served to learn from a few early job experiences before deciding to found a startup. Read more»

STUDENT PROFILE
Iskandar

Tiffany Iskandar '16

LSB junior Tiffany Iskandar '16 (expected) is representing Team USA in the World Championship for Ballet on Ice in France this weekend! 

We spoke to her about this opportunity, her time at the Leavey School of Business and where she draws her motivation from. 

Find her profile here»

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

April 2015

Apr

25

San Jose Museum of Art Networking Event

6:00PM | San Jose Museum of Art

Sponsored by the Inter-Network Council.

RSVP
 

Apr

29

What is Impact Investing?

4:30PM | Forbes Family Conference Room, Lucas Hall

Sponsored by INC's Net Impact.

RSVP
 

Apr

30

FoodCrunch: Innovation You Can Taste

5:00PM | Williman Room, Benson Center

Sponsored by the Food & Agribusiness Institute.

RSVP
 

May 2015

May

1

MS in Finance Application Deadline

 

Application deadline for a fall start!

 

May

2

Sustaining Your Legacy

9:00AM | The Tech Museum of Innovation

Join Women in Business for their annual conference!

RSVP
 

May

9

Digital Marketing: The New Frontier

8:30AM | Netflix Headquarters

Join the Marketing Network for their first annual conference!

RSVP
 

May

14

MBA / MS Information Session

6:00PM | Lucas Hall

Come learn about our graduate business programs.

RSVP
 
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