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From Herat to Haas, Afghan MBA Student Creates a New Life

By Maya Mirsky   |   2/06/2017
Sal Parsa, MBA 18, once believed his destiny was to become a tailor, or a mechanic. Born in Afghanistan and raised during Taliban rule to a family without much education, Parsa didn’t have many options. By age ...

Video: Honoring Our Student Veterans

By Laura Counts   |   11/12/2015
Jeremy Hendricks, MBA 16, U.S. Army Special Forces

WeFinance: Funding for the Student Crowd

By Laura Counts   |   4/17/2015
It’s a common student dilemma: you’ve got a full-time offer post-graduation, but you still have several more months to finish your degree. And you’re facing the up-front costs of relocating—before your first ...

Sold-Out Crowd Expected at Women in Leadership Conference, March 14

By Laura Counts   |   3/11/2015
When organizers of the Women in Leadership Conference began planning this year's event, the impact of empowering the next generation of women felt tangible. Some of the organizers are in the Full-time MBA ...

Haas ranked #1 in support for LGBTQ students: one student reflects on being an ally

By Haas School of Business   |   2/02/2015
Last week, the organization Friendfactor ranked Haas #1 in the MBA Ally Challenge—a quarterly award that recognizes business schools for creating a culture that's supportive and inclusive of lesbian, gay, ...

43% Strong: Women in the Berkeley MBA Class of 2016

By Morgan Bernstein   |   12/19/2014
"I am fortunate to attend classes where almost every other seat is occupied by a female classmate, and I work through group cases with female voices at the table." 

Haas Community Comes Together in Solidarity Against Racial Profiling and Violence

By Laura Counts   |   12/05/2014
For four-and-a-half minutes on Thursday, Haas students, staff, and faculty stood in silence, with their hands up in the air in a position of surrender, in respect for Ferguson teenager Michael Brown and other ...

Can You Lead a Horse to Water? MBA Students Learn "Natural Leadership"

By Laura Counts   |   10/24/2014
Sixteen students from the Executive MBA and Evening & Weekend MBA programs headed far outside the classroom—to the paddock—to practice non-verbal leadership.

Student Voice: An EMBA Immersion in Leadership Communication

By Susan Petty   |   10/21/2014
Spencer Brasfield, MBA 15, is the founder of Mindshare Law, a boutique law firm in Gray, Tennessee. He entered The Berkeley MBA for Executives Program in May 2014. Here, he shares his thoughts on the EMBA progr...

No Bull: MBA Students Get Leadership Lessons from Former NYSE Chief

By Morgan Bernstein   |   10/02/2014
What could you learn in an hour spent with an NYSE chief?  A packed room full of Berkeley MBA students found out when Duncan Niederauer, former CEO of the New York Stock Exchange came to campus for our Dean's ...