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NEWS FROM THE LEAVEY SCHOOL OF BUSINESS : FRIDAY, MAY 16, 2014

Merchant-PMForum

Navigating the Social Era

Wednesday, May 21, 2014
6:00 - 7:30 PM
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Alumna Nilofer Merchant MBA '00 will be our special guest for this quarter's PM Alumni Forum. Named #1 person most likely to influence the future of management, Merchant has grown companies and guided them through impossible odds.

FROM OUR BLOG
LSB1950s

LSB in the 1950s

The 1950s were a period of immense growth for the Leavey School of Business. See how the school expanded in last week's #90YearsofLSB piece. 

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LSB-in-the-60s

LSB in the 1960s

The business school's Ph.D. program began in 1964. See what else happened during the 1960s. 

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NEWSMAKERS

Alex Field : Capital in the Twenty First Century

Economics department chair Alex Field's paper titled "Capital in the Twenty First Century: A Review Essay" was listed on SSRN's Top Ten downloaded list. Read more»

John Ifcher : Does having kids make adults happier?

Assistant Professor of Economics John Ifcher appeared in many news outlets about recently released research on the happiness of parents vs. non-parents. Read more»

Kirthi Kalyanam : Target's Business Model

In a recent Washington Post article, professor Kirthi Kalyanam, outlines how Target's business model has worked in the past and why it may not be working for them anymore. Read more»

Barry Posner : Employees want leaders 'who are worthy of their trust'

Accolti Professor of Leadership Barry Posner's research appeared in an article focusing on the four characteristics that are most admired in leaders. Read more»

Manuel Velasquez : Businesses Aren't People

Management professor Manuel Velasquez wrote an opinion piece titled "Businesses aren't people: They don't have a conscience" that appeared on MarketWatch. Read more»

SCU alumna launches high-end restaurant in Palo Alto

Jacquetta Lannan J.D. '06 is about to open her first restaurant with the help of the business school's California Program for Entrepreneurship. Read more»

ALUMNI SPOTLIGHT
Neeraj-Mathur

Neeraj Mathur

MSIS '08, MBA '10

"My experiences at Santa Clara have allowed me to be a better human being, in addition to fueling my entrepreneurial spirit."                       - Neeraj Mathur

Neeraj came to Santa Clara to earn his MSIS degree, and while on that journey decided to get his MBA as well. 

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CALENDAR OF EVENTS

May 2014

May

16

CRS : Jan Van Meighem : Northwestern University

12:00PM | Lucas Hall, Room 125

Chairs Research Seminar Series Event

 

May

21

Manasa Patnam : ENSAE

11:45AM | Lucas Hall, Room 108

Economics Departmental Research Series

 

May

21

Nydia McGregor : Santa Clara University

12:00PM | Forbes Family Conference Center

Management Departmental Research Series

 

May

23

CRS : Kostas Bimpikis : Stanford

12:00PM | Lucas Hall, Room 125

Chairs Research Seminar Series Event

 

May

28

CRS : Melissa Valentine : Stanford

12:00PM | Forbes Family Conference Room

Chairs Research Seminar Series Event

 

May

28

John Ifcher : Santa Clara University

11:45AM | Lucas Hall, Room 201

Economics Departmental Research Series

 
 
 
 

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