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NEWS FROM THE LEAVEY SCHOOL OF BUSINESS : FRIDAY, JUNE 28, 2013
 
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Undergraduate Graduating Class

Learn more about the graduating class of 2013 who spent 4 years in the halls of Lucas. This infographic provides information about the students, including their majors, minors, on-campus activity, study abroad locations and post-graduation plans. 

 

 

Oracle Comes to Leavey School of Business

Oracle Corporation, a software company based in Redwood City, is sending its sales force to Santa Clara University for eight weeks of training beginning July 8. The program, hosted by LSB's Executive Development Center, is designed to give new Oracle sales staff broad business knowledge as well as an orientation to the company. The sessions will be taught by Oracle trainers and SCU business faculty. The company expects to send as many as 400 new employees to the Santa Clara program.

FROM OUR BLOG
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5th Annual Senior Awards Ceremony

The Leavey School of Business held the 5th Annual Senior Awards Ceremony on Friday, June 14, to honor those students who have gone above and beyond in both the classroom and the community while at SCU. To see more pictures from the ceremony and the celebrations afterwards, click here.

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SCU MBA Students Win 1st Place in IFAMA Case Competition

A group of SCU MBA students won 1st place in the International Food and Agribusiness Management Association (IFAMA) Student Case Competition on June 19. Read more in our blog.

NEWSMAKERS

Steve Sordello

Leavey School of Business alumnus and LinkedIn CFO, Steve Sordello '92, MBA '01, has joined SCU's Board of Trustees. Read more in our blog.

Rebecca Jacoby : CIO Award Winner

Leavey School of Business alumna and Cisco Systems Inc. CIO, Rebecca Jacoby MBA '95, was selected as the Judge's Choice for this year's Bay Area CIO Awards.

Naren Agrawal & Stephen Smith : eBook in Top 25 for Year

Associate Dean of Faculty and Professor of OMIS Naren Agrawal and Professor of OMIS Stephen Smith's book Retail Supply Chain Management was one of the top 25% most downloaded eBooks in 2012. Read more here»

Barry Posner : 3 Ways To Make Everyone Around You Smarter

An excerpt about effective leadership from Accolti Professor of Leadership Barry Posner and co-author Jim Kouzes' book The Leadership Challenge: How To Make Extraordinary Things Happen In Organizations was published online by Fast Company.

Meir Statman : Is $5,000 a lot of Money?

Glenn Klimek Professor of Finance Meir Statman was quoted in an article about the value money holds in the eyes of different beholders. Find the article here»

Edward McQuarrie : What did that ad just say?

Professor of Marketing Edward McQuarrie was interviewed for a Marketplace public radio story about profanity in advertisements.

Hersh Shefrin : Probability

Professor of Finance Hersh Shefrin was quoted in a Fund Strategy article discussing probability in investing.

ALUMNI PROFILE
Michael-Torres

Michael Torres

MBA '11

Learn why Michael went back to school and see how his experiences with LSB changed his career and perspective.

"Sometimes it can be difficult to imagine yourself starting a company, but if you can see how others made the leap, it's easier to see yourself in those shoes."
                                       - Michael Torres

Read the full profile here»

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CALENDAR OF EVENTS

June 2013

June

28

MS New Student Orientation

5:00PM |

New MSE / MSF students meet faculty, staff and fellow classmates

 


July 2013

July

8

MSE / MSF Classes Begin

8:00AM |

Welcome students; Let the learning begin!

 




 
 
 

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