News at Anderson

April

 Wednesday, April 15, 2009

Please Join Us For The Wooden Global Leadership Award Ceremony to Award American Express Company Chairman & CEO

ChenaultThe UCLA Anderson School of Management is presenting a special dinner and program honoring Kenneth I. Chenault, chairman and chief executive officer of American Express Company, as the second annual recipient of the John Wooden Global Leadership Award. Chenault will be honored during the dinner at the Beverly Hills Hilton on May 21. The evening will be hosted by Andy Serwer, managing editor of Fortune. More...

Alumni Career Services Offers Career Programs

HIRE UCLA Anderson – Post your job opportunity on the new Parker Career Management Center Classifieds.
Alumni Career Survey – Take the survey to tell us your interests and preferences for alumni career services.
Executive Career Transition Teams – Job search networking teams form regularly. Also contact Alumni.Career.Services@anderson.ucla.edu for information on alumni-organized groups in your area.
April 20 Webinar: Building a Portfolio Career – How a portfolio career weaves together work threads to match individual needs and interests. Register....

Professor Sanford M. Jacoby Awarded Guggenheim Fellowship

JacobySanford M. Jacoby, UCLA Anderson's Howard Noble Professor of Management, History, and Public Policy, has been awarded the prestigious John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Fellowship. The Fellowship is granted annually to individuals who have demonstrated exceptional capacity for productive scholarship or stellar creative ability in the arts. More...

Jamie McCourt's Class is a Home Run

McCourtLos Angeles Dodgers CEO Jamie McCourt's UCLA Anderson course "The Pursuit of Leadership: A Female Perspective" is one of the most popular courses in the Anderson School curriculum. More...

April 21 - Intel CEO Otellini to Speak on Technology and the Economy at Korn

OtelliniDistinguished Speaker Paul S. Otellini, President and CEO, Intel Corp., will speak on "The State of Technology Amidst Global Economic Turmoil" on April 21 at UCLA Anderson, Korn Convocation Hall.

April 22 - Head Coach Neuheisel Gives Keynote at "Suits & Sports Breakfast"

NeuheiselThe UCLA Athletic Department hosts the UCLA Anderson Alumni Network for a breakfast featuring UCLA Football head coach Rick Neuheisel on April 22. Coach Neuheisel will talk about his road back to Westwood and the outlook for the Bruins in the 2009 season. More...

May 9 - Second Annual UCLA Day Includes an Economic Session With Edward Leamer

LeamerCome to the annual UCLA Day and attend UCLA Anderson's "Healing the Economy, Public Sector and Private Sector Efforts," including Professor Edward E. Leamer, Director of the Anderson Forecast and Chauncy J. Medberry Chair in Management. More...

May 14 - OC Alumni Chapter Hosts Panel Discussion with Dean Olian

Join Dean Judy D. Olian and the Orange County Alumni Network for a stimulating panel discussion on the economic challenges and opportunities shaping the region. More...

May 18 - UCLA Anderson Hosts Alumni Network Golf Tournament

The UCLA Anderson School of Management hosts its Alumni Network Golf Tournament on, Monday, May 18, 2009 from 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM at the Industry Hills Golf Club at Pacific Palms Conference Resort . The tournament is a scramble (best ball) format golf tournament in which golfers of all abilities have a great day of golf, networking, and fun. More...

UCLA Anderson Creates Two New Listservs

Responding to alumni requests, UCLA Anderson has created two new listservs—Sustainability and Military. Sign up...

Alumni Weekend 2009 Reunion Committees Now Forming

Alumni Weekend is October 23-24, 2009. Make an impact, reconnect and join your class reunion committee today! This year's classes are 1979, 1984, 1989, 1994, 1999 and 2004. Volunteers commit about an hour per week. More...

Alumni in the News

UCLA Anderson Alumni continue to prove their value across the corporate spectrum. Tami Kozikowski (‘89), Matthew Grossman (‘99), David Huff (‘98), Sheila Tan (‘95), and Tran B. Nguyen (‘04) all recently received new appointments in key positions throughout the business universe. More...