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Thursday, May 29 : Career Lounge

4:30 p.m. | Lucas Hall, Bank of America Commons
Stop by to have your career questions answered. Contact »

Thursday, May 29 : Resume Review Drop-Ins

4:30 p.m. | Lucas Hall, Bank of America Commons
Drop-in resume review sessions. Bring your resume for a quick review with a GBCM Career Consultant. Contact »

Friday, May 30 : Graduate Commencement Reception RSVP Deadline

5:00 p.m. | Online
Graduating business students must RSVP for the pre-ceremony reception by close of business today. Graduate tickets are complimentary (but RSVP required); guest tickets must be purchased. RSVP here »

Saturday, May 31 : INC Presents Brews and Bites

6:00 p.m. | Gordon Biersch (San Jose)
Join your fellow students for an evening of beer-tasting and appetizers at Gordon Biersch! Contact Jen Visscher for more information »

Monday, June 2 : GSAB Application Deadline

7:00 p.m. | Lucas Hall 116 (Graduate Business Programs Office)
Applications for our new Graduate Student Advisory Board (GSAB) due by June 2 at 7 p.m. Contact the Graduate Business Programs office for more information »

Friday, June 6 : Student Life Awards Celebration

5:00 p.m. | Lucas Hall 126 (Forbes Family Conference Center)
For all 2013-14 INC Presidents and Executive Teams — Come celebrate the end of the year and let us thank you for your service! Contact Graduate Business Student Life for more information »

Saturday, June 7 : Final Exams / Last Class for Saturday classes

All Day | Classrooms
Saturday classes final exam or last class session. See final exam schedule here »

Monday, June 9 : Spring Quarter Final Exams begin

All Day | Classrooms
Spring Quarter final exams begin on Monday, June 9 and end on Wednesday, June 11. See final exam schedule here »

Wednesday, June 11 : End of Quarter Party

7:00 p.m. | California Mission Room, Benson Center
Celebrate the end of the quarter with free food and drinks (bring your ID). Contact Graduate Business Programs for more information here »

Friday, June 13 : Graduate Commencement Reception and Ceremony

5:00 p.m. | Malley Fitness Center
All graduates are invited to attend the Commencement Reception prior to the ceremony. Graduate tickets are complimentary, and guest tickets can be purchased.  RSVP required by May 30 here »


June 12 - June 25




4:00PM | Forbes Family Conference Center (LH 126)

Class of 2015 orientation. Contact Alex Paulin or Trish Kalbas-Schmidt for more information at »




SUMMER QUARTER : Tuition and Fee Payment Due

5:00PM | Online

See e-Campus for more information »




SUMMER QUARTER : Classes Begin

5:45PM | Classrooms

Summer Quarter classes begin. For more information, contact Graduate Business Programs office here: »




SUMMER QUARTER : Drop / Add Deadline

5:00PM | Online

Last date to add a three-unit M/W class. Information on eCampus here »




SUMMER QUARTER : Drop / Add Deadline

5:00PM | Online

Last date to add a three-unit M/W class. Information on eCampus here »

GBP Spotlight : Karen Hall Kaiser, Graduate Business Student Life
Karen Hall Kaiser, Graduate Business Programs Student Life Assistant Director

It is my pleasure to announce the Inter-Network Council Leaders for 2014-2015.

The following student leaders were selected to serve as your representatives for the upcoming school year: 

INC Chair: Barbara Ly
INC Vice-Chair: Courtney Robinson
Entrepreneurs Connection: Pratik Shah
Finance Connexion: Nick Deinzer
Food and Agribusiness: Rudolf Siwy
Information Systems Connexion: Harrison Ng
International Business:  Madhulika Taneja
Marketing:  Kathryn Davis
Net Impact:  Priya Prabakar
Sports Business:  Sha Luo
Women in Business: Claire Phan

Thank you to those of you who took the time to vote for next year's Inter-Network Council Presidents. Please join me in congratulating your peers on their appointments to these roles!

Our networks promote, coordinate, and implement programs for graduate business students and enrich the co-curricular and extracurricular aspects of student life in the Graduate Business Programs by offering graduate business students a variety of opportunities to network with classmates, alumni, and industry professionals through panels and presentations.  

If you have questions about any of the networks or are interested in getting involved, please email

Best of luck on Final Exams!

Karen Hall Kaiser