News at Anderson


Tuesday, November 23, 2010

Celebrating 75 years of Business Beyond Usual

Business Beyond UsualUCLA Anderson celebrates its 75th anniversary. Visit the website to learn more about UCLA Anderson history, view an interactive timeline, visit the new Social Media Portal and find out what trends are foreseen for the next 75 years. More...

Alumni Weekend 2010 Another Record Success

Alumni Weekend ConferenceThe one-day conference highlighted experts from UCLA Anderson and industry as they presented the knowledge and success strategies needed for your move forward. A record breaking crowd was on hand to listen to Mitch Kupchak ('87), General Manager, Los Angeles Lakers, Professor Ed Leamer and the keynote panel featuring experts from Nike, Facebook, General Mills and Dreyer's / Nestle.

To see pictures and videos from the Conference and Reunions at Alumni Weekend, visit the Alumni Network web site

Nov. 30 - MA Fall Alumni Mixer with Keynote Cathy Saidiner ('98)

Join students from the Marketing Association and alumni in a fall mixer at Monsoon Café in Santa Monica on Tuesday, November 30. Highlighting the evening will be keynote speaker Cathy Saidiner ('98), President, McCann Erickson Los Angeles. More...

Massive Arbitrage in U.S. Treasuries

Hanno LustigProfessor Hanno Lustig, associate professor of finance, discusses massive arbitrage in U.S. Treasuries. Watch Video...

Two New Off-Topic Listservs for Los Angeles and Bay Area

We have two new listservs solely dedicated to off-topic non-professionally focused activity such as posting items or property for sale or rent, looking for roommates, mechanics, and other referrals, etc.

The new listservs are:

The current Los Angeles and Bay Area listservs should only be used for official school/chapter communications, professional networking and professional networking events, solicitation for professional and business services, job postings and other career-related news.

To sign up for either listserv, update your email lists.

Get Connected with UCLA Anderson

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Look for an e-mail from the School this week. If you do not receive an e-mail, please update your profile here.

UCLA Anderson Presence on LinkedIn is Growing

LinkedInNearly 8,000 alumni and students have already joined the UCLA Anderson Alumni Network group on LinkedIn. Don't miss out on a chance to network with the Anderson community, participate in discussions, view job postings and stay connected with the school. Join the official LinkedIn group.

Amaro ('10) Recognized as a Rising Star

AmaroRobert Amaro ('10) was recently honored as a “rising star” by Hispanic MBA magazine. The announcement was made in the cover story for the fall 2010 edition, in which Amaro remembered that getting a MBA at UCLA Anderson seemed no more than a dream to him at one time. More...