The Leavey School of Business Graduate student body recently held elections for the Inter-Network Council (INC) and its various graduate student networks. Through these networks, students plan engaging programs for their peers to meet each other, as well as Silicon Valley executives and entrepreneurs, in informal speaker events and social activities, helping to build community and strengthen our ties with Silicon Valley.
The following people have been elected to leadership positions for the 2013-2014 academic year:
A team of Santa Clara MBA students took first place in the International Food and Agribusiness Management Association (IFAMA) Student Case Competition on June 19.
Twenty-two teams competed from universities across the globe. Each team was given 8 hours to analyze a case and provide their solution to the business problem. SCU’s case asked team members to evaluate growth opportunities for the Italian tomato processing firm, Mutti.
MBA students Michael Billikopf, Tina Cosentino, Alvin Chen, Ngoc Dao Ngo, and Zach Wise, were mentored by Food and Agribusiness faculty, staff, and alumni. Those advisors included Michael Enos, Erika French-Arnold, Mike Harwood, and Mahbod Parvar, as well as Institute Director Greg Baker.