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Tale of a Modern-Day Robin Hood: An MBA Visit With Warren Buffett

By Khalid Alali   |   3/06/2017
On February 17th, a group of 20 Berkeley MBA students from the Investment Club trekked to Omaha Nebraska to meet Warren Buffett. We came to Omaha hoping to gain investment advice from Buffett, but left Omaha ...

MBA Student Perspective: How I'm Leaning In to Become One of the 7% of Women In Venture Capital

By Kira Noodleman   |   1/23/2017
Photo: At my internship with my soon-to-be boss, Bee Partners Founder & Managing Partner Michael Berolzheimer, MBA 07 My passion is solving problems that matter. That passion often attracts me to disruptive ...

MBA Student Perspective: A Non-traditional Student Finds Her Voice

By Nahry Tak   |   1/12/2017
I am probably not the typical image that comes to mind when most people think of a business school student.

MBA Student Perspective: Sharing Haas with a Partner

By Christie Howe   |   12/29/2016
It wasn’t an easy decision to uproot my life—and my partner Ben’s life—to move across the country from Boston to pursue my MBA at Berkeley-Haas.  I had been working in the energy sector for seven years, and I ...

MBA Student Perspective: Choosing a Graduate Degree to Maximize my social Impact

By Sarrah Nomanbhoy   |   12/22/2016
As I began thinking about graduate school, I knew I wanted to choose a program that would help me combine my two passions: entrepreneurship and international migration. These two forces of creative ...

MBA Student Perspective: "I am from Saudi Arabia, and I am a Feminist"

By Khalid Alali   |   11/28/2016
My name is Khalid Alali and I am a full-time MBA student in the Class of 2018. I am from Saudi Arabia, and I am a feminist. 

Humans of Haas Podcast: Two MBA Love Stories

By Laura Counts   |   11/21/2016
Tianyi Ma, MBA 17, and Joanna-Xiaojun Guo, MBA 18, fell in love and married in China before Tianyi enrolled in the full-time Berkeley MBA; when Joanna visited him, she also fell in love with Berkeley, set her ...

Going All in At Full-time MBA Orientation

By Laura Counts   |   9/23/2016
Full-time MBA Week Zero is a no-holds-barred introduction to life at Haas. Part MBA-essentials boot camp, part immersion into Haas academic and student culture, and part bonding experience, the week is ...

"Best & Brightest" in FTMBA Class of 2016

By Laura Counts   |   7/01/2016
Leading changes in MBA culture to make it more inclusive for women and minorities; launching the Nairobi office for a mobile micro-lending startup; serving as student government president; creating a "Hot ...

We Came To Haas To Dream: EWMBA Class Of 2016

By Laura Counts   |   6/02/2016
When Evening & Weekend Berkeley MBA 2016 student speaker Luis Bellon wrapped up his commencement speech at the Greek Theater last week, he produced a pair of scissors from under his gown.  "Join me in throwing ...