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February 26, 2015
Business Leaders Share their Success at UCLA Anderson

Tim Armstrong, CEO of AOL, Inc. Discusses Video Content and Success Drivers

Tim Armstrong, CEO of AOLOn February 12, CEO of AOL Inc. Tim Armstrong joined Dean Judy Olian for a conversation about the revolution of video content, leadership and shared success as part of the Dean's Distinguished Speaker Series at UCLA Anderson. Formerly president of Google's Americas Operations, Armstrong joined AOL Inc. in 2009 seeking to reinvent the company. "Change," he insisted, "is a competitive advantage in the industry, and a great leader must have the fortitude necessary to undergo massive amounts of it." AOL Inc.'s portfolio includes, AOL Mail, Tech Crunch, and Huffington Post. Read More...


» Missed Peter Thiel's visit to UCLA Anderson? Watch the renowned Silicon Valley entrepreneur and investor's talk on Developing the Developed World here

UCLA Anderson Legend Al Osborne Shares His Journey: 42 Years at UCLA

Professor Al OsborneDr. Al Osborne, senior associate dean and professor of global economics and management, sat down with Dean Judy Olian on February 11 to share his thoughts on the decisions that shaped his success. Osborne grew up in Panama City and began his education in electrical engineering at Stanford University where he earned three more degrees in finance and economics including a doctorate. He earned tenure at Anderson in the late 1970s when he decided to join the Securities and Exchange Commission in Washington, D.C. where he conducted studies on venture capital and early investments. Driven by a commitment to invest in "human capital that will drive innovation and economic well-being" he then pursed a career that gave life to the Harold and Pauline Price Center for Entrepreneurial Studies at UCLA Anderson, where he continues to serve as faculty director. "I'm an accidental professor," Osborne insisted. "I adopted economics as my lens for life and it has served me well." Read more...

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN: Alumni Weekend & Class Reunions 2015

Alumni Weekend 2015

Alumni Weekend will kick off with the Executive Recruiter Networking night on Thursday, April 30 at UCLA Anderson. Meet executive search professionals and corporate recruiters, plus network with fellow alumni for an evening of targeted career networking. Read More...


Come back to school for the business conference just for our alumni. This year’s conference will feature a keynote from Craig Kreeger ‘85, CEO of Virgin Atlantic Airways, and panel discussions on disruptive innovation and managing a global health crisis. Refresh your MBA and take part in breakout sessions on digital media, entrepreneurship, organizational influence, and the Internet of Things. Also, don’t miss Professor Ed Leamer share the UCLA Anderson Forecast. Read More...

REUNIONS 2015: Saturday, May 2

Are you in the class of ’80, ’85, ’90, ’95, ’00, ’05, or ’10? Register today for your Class Reunion celebration on Saturday, May 2. Reunion receptions and dinners will be celebrated along the coast at Shutters by the Beach, Hotel Casa del Mar, and Viceroy Hotel in Santa Monica, CA. Read More...


Join faculty, students, and fellow alumni for a day of casual networking and friendly competition - all benefiting UCLA Anderson student scholarships and alumni activities. Whether you are an avid player or new to golf, all are welcomed to play in the scramble format tournament. Not playing? Tickets available for the post-golf cocktail reception only as well. Read More...

March 6: Latin American Business Conference: Leadership, Society & Globalization
Liliana Ayalde

Liliana Ayalde

March 6, 2015
12:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Korn Convocation Hall, UCLA Anderson

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Join in the discussion of business in Latin America at 2015 Latin American Business Conference on Friday, March 6. The Conference will explore the development of Latin America through three lenses: leadership in business and government, the societal demands of a burgeoning middle class, and the globalization of Latin American companies. The Honorable Liliana Ayalde, Ambassador of the United States to Brazil, will keynote the Conference. General Admission is $30, which includes parking and the networking reception. Learn more...

April 1: Dean's Distinguished Speaker Series: Dr. Paul E. Jacobs, Executive Chairman of Qualcomm, Inc.

Dr. Paul E. JacobsApril 1, 2015
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Korn Convocation Hall, UCLA Anderson

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Join Dean Judy Olian for a conversation with the 2014 John Wooden Global Leadership Award recipient Dr. Paul E. Jacobs as part of the Dean's Distinguished Speaker Series. As the executive chairman of mobile communications leader Qualcomm, Inc., Jacobs spearheads efforts to develop and commercialize mobile technology breakthroughs. Having served as the innovative leader of a broad range of technical teams at Qualcomm, Jacobs has been granted more than 50 patents for his inventions in the areas of wireless technology and devices. The event is reserved for UCLA Anderson alumni, students, faculty, and Board of Visitors due to capacity restrictions.

» Learn more about Dr. Paul. E. Jacobs
Alumnus Andrew Campion '03 to Assume Role of CFO at NIKE, Inc.
Andrew Campion '03

Andrew Campion '03

Effective August 1, 2015, Donald Blair will retire as CFO of NIKE, Inc and will be succeeded by Andrew Campion '03 who is currently Senior Vice President, Finance, Strategy and Investor Relations for NIKE, Inc. Andrew began his career with NIKE eight years ago and has led corporate strategic planning, finance, strategy and investor relations as well as served as CFO for the flagship NIKE brand. Prior to NIKE, Andrew was with the Walt Disney Company in various finance leadership roles. Read more...

New Year's Resolution: Get Your Career in Focus

Alumni Career Services WebinarsDid you know that the UCLA Anderson Alumni Network provides resources to enhance your career? Whether you are looking for new opportunities, wanting to sharpen your skills, or just curious about hiring trends - Alumni Career Services is here for you. Take part in our webinars, job search teams, online postings, career coaching sessions and more. Learn more about our career resources.

Upcoming webinars:

Upcoming Events

2/27 Pasadena, CA
Exclusive Rose Bowl Tour

2/27 Irvine, CA
Orange County Career Networking Lunch

3/01 Los Angeles, CA
Anderson Women's Summit

3/01 Chestnut Hill, MA
Boston UCLA Anderson Women's Lunch

3/03 Japan
Japan Chapter Welcomes
Dean Judy Olian

3/04 Camarillo, CA
TOUR Commemorative Air Force

3/04 Newport Beach, CA
Joint OC Happy Hour (UCLA+Kellogg+Wharton)

3/06 Newbury Park, CA
TOUR: Ceres, a Biotech company!

3/07 Japan
Dinner for 12 Strangers

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