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Commencements

 


    Berkeley-Haas Salutes Military Veterans Now Armed with MBA Degree

More and more veterans are selecting the Haas School of Business to get their MBA degrees. ABC7 News profiles two 2014 graduates who say they came to Berkeley-Haas because the school's defining principles align with the values they learned in the military and the type of business leader they hope to become in the future.

 

Wednesday, June 4, 2014





    Shantanu Narayen, MBA 93 and CEO of Adobe Systems gives the 2012 MBA Commencement Address.

Shantanu Narayen, MBA 93 and CEO of Adobe Systems gives the 2012 MBA Commencement Address.

Thursday, May 24, 2012





    Margo Alexander, BS 68 and Chairman Emeritus of the Acumen Fund, gives the 2012 Undergraduate Commencement

Margo Alexander, BS 68, Chairman Emeritus of the Acumen Fund and Former Chairman and CEO of UBS Global Asset Management, gives the 2012 Undergraduate Commencement.

Friday, May 18, 2012





    John Riccitiello, BS 81, CEO of Electronic Arts, deliver the commencement speech to the 2011 undergraduate graduating class

John Riccitiello, BS 81, deliver the commencement speech to the 2011 undergraduate graduating class, sharing with the students and their guests some of what he has learned as CEO of Electronic Arts and in previous positions at Clorox, Pepsi, Sara Lee, Wilson Sports, and private equity firm Elevation Partners, which he cofounded.

Monday, May 16, 2011





    Andrew Jensen and Alan Lock, MBA 11 Polar Vision: Seeing Beyond Limits

In a Berkeley MBA commencement first, the graduating full-time MBA class chose co-speakers to deliver the student address: Andrew Jensen and Alan Lock.

Sunday, May 15, 2011





    Barbara Desoer, MBA 77, president of home loans at Bank of America, offers insights to the MBA graduating classes at the 2011 commencement ceremonies.

Barbara Desoer, MBA 77, president of home loans at Bank of America, offers insights to the MBA graduating classes at the 2011 commencement ceremonies.

Sunday, May 15, 2011





    Sabrina Simmons, BS 85, CFO of Gap, gives the 2010 undergraduate commencement speech.

Sabrina Simmons, CFO of Gap, returns to her alma mater to speak at the commencement of the Haas School's undergraduate class of 2010, with introduction by Dean Rich Lyons.

Wednesday, May 19, 2010





    2009 undergraduate commencement address by Stuart Bernstein, BS 85, managing director and partner at Goldman, Sachs & Co.

Stuart Bernstein, head of Financial Institutions Capital Markets at Goldman, Sachs & Co., delivers the commencement address for the Haas Undergraduate Program.

Sunday, May 24, 2009





    2009 MBA commencement address by BrightSource Energy CEO and Haas alumnus John Woolard.

John Woolard, MBA 97, CEO of BrightSource Energy, which develops and delivers low-cost solar energy, addresses the Berkeley MBA and Berkeley-Columbia Executive MBA graduates.

Sunday, May 17, 2009





    2008 MBA commencement address by Absolut Vodka CEO and Haas alumnus Bengt Baron.

Bengt Baron, BS 85, MBA 88, CEO of the V&S Group of Sweden, parent company to Absolut Vodka, addresses the Berkeley MBA and Berkeley-Columbia Executive MBA graduates.

Friday, May 16, 2008





    Salesforce.com CEO Marc Benioff delivers Haas School MBA commencement address.

The innovator who envisioned the end of shrink-wrapped software, salesforce.com chairman and CEO Marc Benioff, addresses Berkeley MBAs.

Sunday, May 20, 2007





    Reed Hastings, founder and CEO of Netflix, the world's largest online DVD movie rental service, gives the 2006 commencement address.

In the spring of 2005, Netflix was named the world's number one Internet site for customer satisfaction by ForeSee Results and FGI Research.

Sunday, May 21, 2006





    Haas School lecturer Steven Wood delivers the 2005 undergradate commencement address.

At Haas since 1993, Wood has taught the core undergraduate class in macroeconomics since 1999. He has twice been nominated for the Earl F.

Sunday, May 22, 2005





    Silicon Valley venture capitalist John Doerr delivers the Berkeley MBA 2005 commencement address.

John Doerr, a partner at Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, has played a key role in the creation of such high-tech companies as Compaq, Intuit, Macromedia, Netscape, Sun Microsystems, Amazon, and Symantec.

Sunday, May 22, 2005





    State Treasurer Phil Angelides delivers the Haas 2003 Commencement Address.

California Treasurer Phil Angelides speaks to Haas graduates about the state's recent economic boom and the post-boom era.

Thursday, May 15, 2003





    Thomas M. Siebel, Chairman and CEO of Siebel Systems, delivers the Haas 2002 Commencement Address.

Thomas M. Siebel, chairman and CEO of Siebel Systems, addressed the Haas 2002 graduating class.

Sunday, May 26, 2002





    Nobel Laureate and Harvard Business School Professor Robert C. Merton speaks at the Master's in Financial Engineering commencement.

Harvard Business School Professor Robert C. Merton received the Nobel Prize in Economic Science in 1997.

Saturday, March 16, 2002





    President and Co-CEO of Charles Schwab & Co. David Pottruck gives the Haas 2001 Commencement Address.

On May 20, 2001, David Pottruck, President and Co-CEO of Charles Schwab & Co., addressed the 2001 graduating class of the Haas School.

Monday, May 28, 2001