Alumni Spotlight: Jueyan Zhang

Jueyan Zhang is a Haas alumni from the class of 2011, graduating with a degree in both Business Administration and Statistics. Born in China and immigrating to the US before elementary school, Jueyan grew up in the Bay Area. Since graduating, he became a portfolio manager at BlackRock, and has moved to London to focus …

In Pursuit of Passion: Choosing a Non-Traditional Business Concentration

“Wow, so you’re in Haas? Do you want to go into accounting?” No. “Banking?” No. “Consulting?” No. “So…what do you want to do with a business degree?” I’ve had this conversation several times, and every time it ends the same way. I explain how I am interested in marketing, specifically for film and entertainment, and …

Tips and Tricks for Recruitment

As a community, Haas undergraduates have aggregated a significant amount of information and experience in the recruiting process across a multitude of industries. This article shares some advice for distinct parts of the recruitment process, from writing your resume and cover letters, to following up on an interview. A big thanks to BCEC, UFA | …

Journeys with Juliana: London, UK

WATCH THIS LINK! Hey everyone! My name is Juliana Chen, and I am proud to say that I am a freshman in the Global Management Program (GMP) debuting this year in Berkeley Haas. When I was younger, I was fortunate enough to move to Shanghai, China, where I attended an international school for six years …

Rediscovering America Through British Advertisements

Advertising all over the world is different. Different cultures grow up with different images surrounding them. In London, that rings true, and as a visitor to the city, the advertisements here fascinate me. Exiting the London Underground Station late one evening, during the crowded rush hour, the illuminated image of a couple glows steadily beyond …

Humans of Haas

LAYLA ALBALOOSHI What are you passionate about and why? Something I struggled with for a while was finding something that I’m passionate about,  Coming into Haas, it seemed like each person had one area that they were passionate about and focused on, whether that be a childhood hobby or a meaningful project from college. However, …