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NEWS FROM THE LEAVEY SCHOOL OF BUSINESS : FEBRUARY 2015
Posner-TEDx

Foundation of Leadership

Barry Posner, Accolti Professor of Leadership at the business school, recently gave a TEDx talk at the University of Nevada titled "Why credibility is the foundation of leadership."

Watch the YouTube video here»


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Hunger Action Summit Recap

FAI hosted the 7th Annual Hunger Action Summit this month where Dean Drew Starbird presented new findings from the annual Hunger Index. Leaders in the field also examined the health consequences of hunger and explored innovative ways to ensure access to nutritious food. Read more»

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Business of Wine Photos

Photos from the inaugural Business of Wine event, hosted by FAI, are up! Take a look through them to see if you can find anyone you know (or you, if you attended!).

Flickr Photo Album»

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LSB students represent SCU at leadership forum

LSB students Alex Nauman and Tyler Van Herweg represented SCU at the Beta Gamma Sigma Leadership Forum earlier this month. This forum brings together BGS students from across the country for a chance to improve their leadership skills. Learn more»

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Check In - Thoughts on their First Quarter at SCU

Last quarter, we checked in with three business school freshmen who received Johnson Scholarships. Check out their assessments of their first quarter at SCU.

Read more»

NEWSMAKERS
Gautam Aggarwal : CMO of Bay Dynamics

Alumnus Gautam Aggarwal MBA '11 was recently appointed the new CMO of Bay Dynamics. Read more»

Mario Belotti : Economic Forecast

Dr. Mario Belotti was featured in multiple radio segments regarding the recent economic forecasts he gave. Read more»

John F. Glenn : CFO of Armentheon, Inc.

Alumnus John Glenn MBA '91 was recently appointed CFO of Armetheon, Inc. Read more»

Hilary Hendershott : Money Mentors

Alumna Hilary Hendershott MBA '11 was quoted in an article about finding the right money mentor for you. Read more»

Jacquetta Lannan : Haute Hot Dogs

CAPE alumna Jacquetta Lannan, owner and founder of Chez Franc, was recently featured in the San Jose Mercury News' local restaurant roundup. Read more»

LSB Students Advance to National Finals

A group of 4 business school students have advanced to the national stage of the international KPMG Case Competition, representing SCU and the West! Read more»

Elizabeth Powers : Joins Silicon Valley Law Group

LSB faculty member and triple Bronco Elizabeth Powers B.S. '80, J.D./MBA '89, M.S. '09, joins the Silicon Valley Law Group's intellectual property practice as Of Councel. Read more»

SCU on NBC's Today Show

Santa Clara appeared on the Today Show recently regarding the school's career placement numbers, during a segment covering The Princeton Review's new book Colleges That Pay You Back. Watch the clip here»

Drew Starbird : Inequality & Hunger

Dean Drew Starbird recently wrote an opinion piece on income inequality that appeared in MarketWatch. He also was featured in multiple news reports regarding the recent Hunger Action Summit held at SCU.

ALUMNI SPOTLIGHT
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Praveen Koka MSIS '11

The MSIS degree has propelled Praveen's and so many others' careers. Join us in celebrating the program March 28, 2015.


"The MSIS program offered the right mix of technical and management education."

- Praveen Koka

Find Praveen's full profile»

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

February 2015

Feb

23

Ending Extreme Inequality : Scott Myers-Lipton

8:30AM | Viewing Room A, Learning Commons & Library

Scott was a catalyst for the minimum wage increase in San Jose.

RSVP

Mar

24

MS Finance Webinar

4:00PM | Online

Learn more about our MSF program through this live webinar!

RSVP

Feb

24

Investment Club

6:30PM | Lucas Hall

Sponsored by INC's Finance Connexion.

RSVP

Feb

26

Net Impact and Food & Agribusiness Speaker Series

4:00PM | Vari Hall, Room 134

Featuring Dr. Victoria Kisyombe & Sandra Taylor.

RSVP

Feb

27

ISC Internship Workshop

2:00PM | Forbes Family Conference Room, Lucas Hall

Interact with students who are interested in internships!

RSVP

March 2015

Mar

4 - 6

4th Annual Supply Chain Management Directors' Conference

Santa Clara University

Learn how to develop, enhance, & manage various aspects of your supply chain programs and curriculum.

RSVP

Mar

7

GMAT / GRE Practice Exam

10:30AM | Lucas Hall

Get experience taking these exams before your test date!

RSVP

Mar

7

Levi's Stadium + Museum Tour

1:00PM | Levi Stadium

Sponsored by INC's Sports Business Network.

RSVP

Mar

10

Investment Club

6:30PM | Lucas Hall

Sponsored by INC's Finance Connexion.

RSVP

Mar

10

Big Data and Marketing Analytics

7:30PM | Forbes Family Conference Room, Lucas Hall

Sponsored by INC's Information Systems Connexion and Marketing Network.

RSVP

Mar

12

MBA / MS Information Session

6:00PM | Lucas Hall

Learn more about our graduate business programs!

RSVP
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