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NEWS FROM THE LEAVEY SCHOOL OF BUSINESS : FRIDAY, MAY 31, 2013
 
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Ice Cream Social

The Leavey School of Business faculty and staff participated in the campus-wide Ice Cream Social on Friday, May 17, to celebrate SCU's 3rd Best Place to Work in the Bay Area ranking by Silicon Valley Business Journal and San Francisco Business Times! Check out some pictures from the event at our Facebook page here.

From Our Blog
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RMI Names New Chairman

Barry Feld, president and CEO of Cost Plus World Market, is the new chair of Santa Clara's Retail Management Institute Advisory Board. Read more about Barry's involvement with RMI from our blog.

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Beta Gamma Sigma Inducts New Members

This month, SCU's Beta Gamma Sigma chapter inducted 30 undergraduate and graduate students to this international honor society. Read more about the honor society, this year's honorary inductee Chris Cabrera, and the other inductees in our blog!

Newsmakers

Barry Posner : Empathy Courage and Honesty in Leadership

Professor of Management Barry Posner's work on The Leadership Challenge is sited in a column by the MercuryNews.com that uses a real-life situation as an example of what Barry and James Kouzes identify as key practices of effective leadership. Read the column here»

Helen Popper : Bitcoin Blow

Economics professor Helen Popper was quoted in NPR's Marketplace show, discussing why online currency Bitcoin is viewed negatively by regulators. Read the full article here»

MBA Student Recognized for STEM Project

Math Multipliers, a non-profit for science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education founded by Santa Clara MBA student Alejandro Garcia, was recognized by the Clinton Global Initiative University 2013 last month. Read more about it here»

Meir Statman : Global Stocks Appeal to the Young

Professor of Finance Meir Statman was quoted in a Chicago Times article about younger generations investing more of their assets oversees than older generations. Read the article here»

Robert Hendershott : Yahoo Acquires Tumblr

Professor of Finance Robert Hendershott, was quoted in an NPR Marketplace article about Yahoo's recent acquisition of Tumblr for over a billion dollars. Read the article here»

Terri Griffith : Leadership

Professor of Management Terri Griffith wrote a blog article featured on the Harvard Business Review Blog Network titled "Leadership Is More than Interpersonal Skills." Read her blog article here»

Alumni Profile
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Kimberly Ruhl

MBA '13

Learn more about Kimberly and the appreciation she has for Santa Clara's MBA program.

"One of the things I hoped to gain from getting my MBA was to transition my career from sales to marketing."                                                        – Kimberly Ruhl

Read the full blog post here»

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CALENDAR OF EVENTS

June 2013

June

1

LBI & Graduate Business Application Deadline

4:00PM

 
 

June

5

MBA & MSIS Info Session

12:00PM | Lucas Hall, Forbes Family Conference Center

Informational session about the MBA and MSIS programs.

RSVP
 

June

7

Spring Quarter Classes End
 
 

June

10

Spring Quarter Final Exams

 

Final exams take place all week.

 
 

June

14

Senior Business School Awards Ceremony

1:00PM | Mayer Theatre

To honor graduating seniors for scholarly performance and achievement.

RSVP
 
 
 
 

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