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News from the Leavey School of Business

Santa Clara University's 3rd annual Day of Giving set records for SCU support. The Business School was no exception, bringing in 45% more money than last year! Check out our infographic highlighting the day. View infographic here »

SCU Alumni Company Secures $4M

OneRent, a rental property management company started by business alumni, secured $4 million in Series A funding - their second round of funding this year, totaling $5.5 million in 2016. Read more »

What is an Inspirational Entrepreneur?

Drew Starbird, director of the My Own Business Institute and professor of OMIS, reflects on what an inspirational entrepreneur means to him in his latest SCU Illuminate blog post. Read more »

Globally Engaged Community

Entrepreneurship Up Close

Four business school students have been selected as Global Social Benefit Fellows by the Miller Center for Social Entrepreneurship. Read more about them and where they'll be going this summer! Read more »

Global Fellows

Thirty students have been selected to participate in the Business School's Global Fellows program, traveling the world this summer to explore what it means to be a global citizen and a leader in the 21st century. Learn more about the students and placements »

Applications for our Certificate of Advanced Accounting Proficiency (CAAP) summer program are now being accepted. This program provides all 45 accounting units needed to sit for the California CPA exam. 

Newsmakers

Alumnus Jeff Cooper : ProNAi Therapeutics
Alumnus Jeff Cooper MBA '80 has been appointed to the board of directors for ProNAi Therapeutics. Read more »

John Ifcher : Russell Sage Foundation Award Recipient
Economics professor John Ifcher has received an award to support his research in behavioral economics. Read more »

Alumnus Ron Pasek : NetApp
Alumnus Ron Pasek MBA '91 recenly joined NetApp as their Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Read more »

Alumnus Aaron Shelby : Carroll Shelby International
Alumnus Aaron Shelby '94 recently joined the board of Carroll Shelby International. Read more »

Alumni Spotlight

Martin Juarez

Executive MBA '08

Martin credits SCU's MBA program with giving him the tools he needed to successfully transition from engineering to business.

"We were taught to look at problems holistically and try to get to the root cause, and that it takes the whole team to solve the problem. You can’t leave anyone out.”

Read more »

Calendar of Events
Apr
25
Avery Lu : Palo Alto Scientific, Inc.
8:00PM | Lucas Hall, Room 107

Part of the CIE Entrepreneur Forum Speaker Series.

Apr
27
MS Programs Webinar
4:00PM | Online

Learn about our various master degree programs.

Apr
29
OCHO Candy Field Trip
12:00PM | Oakland, Ca

Sponsored by the Food and Agribusiness Institute.

May
2
MSF & MSBA Application Deadline

Application deadline for our MS in Finance and MS in Business Analytics programs.

May
2
Steve Foster : SF Advisors
8:00PM | Lucas Hall, Room 107

Part of the CIE Entrepreneur Forum Speaker Series.

May
9
Tony Pollace : Armored Mobility, Inc.
8:00PM | Lucas Hall, Room 107

Part of the CIE Entrepreneur Forum Speaker Series.

May
11
The Behavioral Movement: What Business Professionals Should Know About Human Nature
5:00PM | St. Clare Room, Harrington Learning Commons

Hear from behavioral finance pioneer and author Hersh Shefrin (SCU) and behavioral ethics pioneer and author Ann Tenbrunsel (Notre Dame). 

May
11
MBA On-Campus Information Session
6:00PM | Lucas Hall

Meet students, faculty, alumni and staff and learn about our graduate business degree options.

May
12
CIE Business Plan Pitch Competition
6:00PM | Lucas Hall, Room 126

Graduate and undergraduate students share their business plan pitch and compete for a $5,000 grand prize!

May
14
MS in Supply Chain Management & Analytics Deadline

Application deadline for our MS in Supply Chain Management & Analytics program.

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