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Alumni Stories in the School of Business

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Nidhi Adroja '07

M.S. in Information Systems

M.S. information systems graduate credits the holistic education she received at Santa Clara for getting her job at Cisco.

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Sam Baker '08

Finance major, Music minor

Inspired by the social justice philosophy, alumnus Sam Baker co-founded a business that provides low-cost computers to communities in El Salvador.

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Brian Belcher '09

Finance major, Economics major

When Brian Belcher saw the economic problems facing developing countries firsthand, it changed his career path forever.

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Marcale Laster-Jones '09

Marketing major, Finance emphasis

Marketing alumnus commends SCU's marketing program for preparing him to market for professional sports franchises.

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Denise Melone '06

Marketing major

Graduate praises SCU's business school for prepping her for the executive marketing position she holds today.

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Henry Olson '14

Operations and Management Information Systems major

Business student explores unexpected interest in technology and engineering through Design Thinking pathway, which eventually sent him down a different career path.

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Nick Schwanz '09

Marketing major

Leavey business school's excellent reputation attracts marketing graduate, and his years there were more than satisfactory.

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Catherine Waite '09

Business Management and Spanish Studies major

A business and Spanish double major finds how well these degrees complement each other in California, and abroad.

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David Zimbra '03, '07

M.S. Information Systems

Technology and business go hand in hand for this alumnus, who has predicted water demands and forecasted sales for companies.