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NEWS FROM THE LEAVEY SCHOOL OF BUSINESS : FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 13, 2013
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Global Fellow raises $20,000

Business School student Meg Webber spent her summer as a Global Fellow in Ghana working with Bright Generation, a NGO committed to serving women and youth in Ghana. During her time there, she noticed the organization's need for transportation and raised $20,000 for the purchase of a car! In the picture is founder of Bright Generation, Bernice Dapaah, with the new car.

Read more about Meg's experience in Ghana in her blog»

REMINDER

Share your summer favorites by September 20

Share the (non-text) books you enjoyed reading this summer with your LSB colleagues. Send us the titles and authors and a bit on why you enjoyed the book(s) to Donna Perry (dperry@scu.edu) by September 20 and we'll include it in our annual "LSB Reads" list. If you'd like to review last year's list, visit LSB Reads 2012 (www.scu.edu/business/reading2012.cfm).

FROM OUR BLOG
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A World Apart

This summer, students traveled to China with Professor Toppel to understand the business, cultural and political environment there. Read more about their experiences while abroad here»

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RMI Students Intern in the Retail World

This summer, rising seniors minoring in Retail Studies completed internships at local leading retailers. Read more about their experiences in the retail industry here»

NEWSMAKERS

Greg Baker celebrates 25 years at SCU!

Congratulations to Greg Baker, Director of the Food and Agribusiness Institute, for celebrating 25 years of service to Santa Clara University this year.

Terri Griffith : Are We Asking Too Much of Our CIOs? : Harvard Business Review

Chair and Professor of the Management department Terri Griffith wrote a post for the Harvard Business Review Network about the role of CIOs in today's business. Find the blog post here»

Robert Hendershott : Jobs, movie : Marketplace

Professor of Finance Robert Hendershott was quoted in an NPR Marketplace story about the recently released movie, Jobs, about the late CEO Steve Jobs. Read the article here»


ALUMNI SPOTLIGHT
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Aruna Ravichandran 

MBA '09

Learn about Aruna's experiences while earning her second graduate degree from SCU.

"The MBA experience was very enriching and played a pivotal role in my career growth. I have 2 degrees from SCU - an MBA as well as a Master's in Computer Engineering - and I am proud to be an SCU alum."                                                       - Aruna Ravichandran

Read the full profile here»

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CALENDAR OF EVENTS

September 2013

Sept

18

Business School Faculty Retreat

8:00AM - 5:00PM | Santa Clara Convention Center

 A look ahead to the new academic year.

 

Sept

19

MSIS New Student Orientation

4:00PM - 9:00PM | Lucas Hall

An opportunity for new MSIS students to meet faculty, students and alumni

 

Sept

23

Fall Classes Begin

8:00AM 

Welcome back faculty, staff and students!

 

Sept

25 - 26

Graduate Business Career Lounge

4:00PM - 8:00PM | Lucas Hall, 1st Floor Lounge, near classroom 105

Drop-in coaching sponsored by Graduate Business Career Management

 
 
 
 

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