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NEWS FROM THE LEAVEY SCHOOL OF BUSINESS : APRIL 2014

Power-of-One-Day 90Years

The Power of One Day

On Wednesday, April 23, Santa Clara will hold it's first ever one-day online giving challenge with a goal of 1,001 people making a donation in 24 hours.

All gifts from anyone to any area on campus - including any Business School project - count towards the goal.

Be ready to go all in for SCU! 

90 Years of LSB

This quarter, we're celebrating 90 years of the Leavey School of Business. We are releasing weekly pieces on the 9 Decades of LSB, focusing on the business school during each decade as well as outside influences.

Join us as we celebrate! Participate online with #90YearsofLSB

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SVBJ-WoI-2014
Women of Influence

Four SCU leaders are named to Silicon Valley Business Journal's Women of Influence 2014!

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Beyond-B-School
NEW Alumni Services: Career Coaching Portal 

Graduate Business Career Management is proud to extend our services for alumni professional development, powered by Beyond B-School.

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Bridges
The Bridges Experiential Learning Program

Participate in a program that connects organizations with MBA student teams that address specific business challenges. 

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CAAO-Applications
CAAP Applications Now Open

Want to get your CPA? The summer Certificate of Advanced Accounting Proficiency program allows you to take all 45 units needed to sit for the CPA in just 3 months.

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CAPE-Apply-here
California Program for Entrepreneurship Applications Open!

Would you like to gain knowledge and experience to help your venture succeed? Apply to CAPE! 

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NEWSMAKERS
Chris Cabrera, MBA '97

Alumnus Chris Cabrera, MBA '97, was interviewed by the San Jose Mercury News about his company Xactly and how he keeps his employees happy. Read more»

Drew Starbird 

Dean Drew Starbird, President Michael Engh, S.J., and Provost Dennis Jacobs were featured in German news about a collaboration between SCU and the University of Applied Sciences, Deggendorf. Read more»

LSB Ranked Top Ten

Santa Clara's Leavey School of Business was ranked among the top ten for undergraduate business degrees worth the money. Read more»

MBA Team Places Third in National Competition

Three students represented SCU in a recent national marketing case competition, where they took third place. Read more»

MBA Students Represent SCU at SABR Analytics Conference

A group of MBA students participated in the SABR Analytics conference last month that highlights how data analytics are being used in Major League Baseball. Read more»

ALUMNI SPOTLIGHT
Milan-Lazich

Milan Lazich, MBA '87

"You can inject an ethical component into every decision that you make in  business. The trick is knowing what's the right thing to do, not just what you can get away with."
                                 - Milan Lazich

Milan is the co-founder of handbag company Jill Milan. 

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CALENDAR OF EVENTS

April 2014

Apr

22

AM Forum : A Conversation about the Future of Business

7:30AM | Forbes Family Conference Center, Lucas Hall

With special guest Eva Sage-Gavin

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Apr

28

Recovering the World's Culture

4:00PM | Lucas Hall

With special guest Karl von Habsburg

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Apr

29

Ecopia Farms: Growing More with Less

5:00PM | Forbes Family Conference Center, Lucas Hall

An FAI Drought Series event

 

May 2014

May

1

Greater Need, Less Food: The Food Bank Conundrum

5:00PM | Forbes Family Conference Center, Lucas Hall

An FAI Drought Series event


 
May

7

CIE Speaker Series : John Denniston

6:30PM | Recital Hall, Music & Dance Building

Sponsored by the Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship 

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