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Take 5 with Maura O'Neill

By Morgan Bernstein   |   11/12/2019
Maura O’Neill, named by former President Barack Obama as the first chief innovation officer of the US Agency for International Development, is a serial entrepreneur and a gifted teacher and mentor. She advises ...

Honoring student veterans and how they continue to serve at Berkeley Haas

By Brittany Voris   |   11/08/2019
Today and everyday, Berkeley Haas celebrates veterans everywhere. We've built a strong community of veterans here at Haas. This year, we have 78 US military veterans in our MBA programs. "Every year, our ...

Former Marine translates MBA to new career in finance and consulting

By Eileen Jacob   |   11/07/2019
Ben Vickery, MBA 19, knows a thing or two about transition and translation.

Two MBA grads help communities financially flourish

By Eileen Jacob   |   11/05/2019
Pedro Moura, MBA 18, and Jessica Eting, MBA 18, share similar backgrounds, passions, and vision. Both come from immigrant families and witnessed firsthand their parents’ financial struggles. From those ...

Former Coast Guard skipper and sales exec explores the academic side of business

By Susan Petty   |   10/31/2019
The Crab Fisherman’s Ball in the tiny town of Trinidad on California’s north coast was a critical turning point for Joe Odell, EMBA 20, who’s faced several major junctions in his career.

Proud Marine uses EMBA education to create positive change in his community

By Susan Petty   |   10/24/2019
Alex Lopez is proud of his association with two strong organizations: the US Marine Corps and the University of California, Berkeley. A member of the Berkeley Haas MBA for Executives class of 2020, he served ...

Take 5 with Bill Pearce

By Morgan Bernstein   |   10/22/2019
Bill Pearce brings a career’s worth of insight and experiences to his work at Berkeley Haas, both inside the classroom and in his administrative roles. Known for his success in consumer goods companies, he is ...

Seven business leaders who (you might not realize) got their MBA at Berkeley Haas

By Eileen Jacob   |   10/17/2019
People are always interested in the stories behind successful people. Their childhood, their interests, their education. These days—more often than not—entrepreneurs and tech leaders have honed their skills at ...

Six ways to make your MBA application stand out

By Susan Petty   |   10/15/2019
Applying for your MBA is more than test scores and transcripts. Admissions offices, especially at top business schools, want to see more than the data that defines a student—they also look for the character of ...

Haas MBA student encourages others to take action

By Brittany Voris   |   10/14/2019
Ana Simoes, MBA 20, chief of staff, AI Inference Products Group, says Berkeley Haas has changed her in ways she never expected. Now she’s passionate about using technology to make an impact on society and ...