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Take 5 with Clark Kellogg

By Jenny Clare   |   1/02/2020
A founding partner of The Berkeley Innovation Group, Clark Kellogg has been a pioneer in design thinking. Here the Berkeley MBA lecturer talks about what he teaches: the relevance of creativity and innovation ...

Former urgent care doctor finds surprising opportunities in pharmaceutical industry

By Jenny Clare   |   12/19/2019
When Alicea Wu, MD, MBA 16, came to Berkeley Haas, she wanted to expand what she could do with her medical degree.

Shifting from finance to a healthcare startup was an offer he couldn't refuse

By Rahul Sampat   |   12/05/2019
When the call offering the perfect career opportunity comes, you take it. Then maybe you go get an MBA to ensure your success. 

Student Always, this Marine also had a lesson or two to teach

By Rahul Sampat   |   11/28/2019
When Staff Sergeant Edgar Vigil, MBA 18, left the Marine Corps, he started intensive training right away—but this time it was on how to transform himself into a civilian.

Haas MBA questions the status quo as a matter of course

By Rahul Sampat   |   11/21/2019
Tess Peppers, MBA 19, attended every single admissions event she could when she was applying to Berkeley Haas, including one at which then-Dean Lyons spoke. She'd noticed that the evening and weekend MBA ...

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 ...

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 ...

How Elisabeth Diana went from Haas alumna to Instagram’s Head of Global Communications

By Brittany Voris   |   9/30/2019
Elisabeth Diana, MBA 08, is blunt when asked about her journey from business school to becoming head of Instagram Communications.

How a “deep geek” rose to leadership during the tech revolution

By Rahul Sampat   |   9/12/2019
From an internship at NASA to running engineering at Reddit to developing business intelligence (BI) software first at Microsoft and now as chief product officer at Looker, Nick Caldwell, MBA 15, has been a ...