HBSA 2017 Election Voter Guide

Hey, Haas! Here's the official 2017 HBSA Election Voter's Guider. Please take a moment to check out the platforms that our peers are running with, this year! Voting will officially take place from April 10th-13th on CampusGroups. You can vote at this link: http://tinyurl.com/hbsaelections17 Elyse Weissberger President Hey Haas! I’m very excited to be running for …

Haas Travel Study Program: Japan

Guest Post written by Amy Vatcha (Haas '18) Last month, 22 Haas students traveled to Japan for a week through the Kakehashi Project. ‘Kakehashi’ literally means building bridges, to improve US-Japan relations and encourage future business with Japan. Given the current political climate, building cultural bridges is vital. As a first time visitor to Japan, …

Life-balance: the secret to stress-free happy days.

Written by Federico Crivelli, Haas UG Blog Writer “If you want something done, ask a busy person to do it.  The more things you do, the more you can do.” -Lucille Ball   Students are busy— everybody knows that. Trying to juggle endless readings, hefty assignments, group projects, midterms, clubs, and recruiting is no easy task. …

Recruiting and the Pursuit of Happiness

Written by Josh Wang, Haas UG Blog Writer  Recruiting is one of the defining experiences that every Haas student has to endure. And while there is plenty of advice on how to recruit successfully, none of it addresses our personal lives. How do we successfully and effectively manage our mental and physical health, stress, and …

Internships during the School Semester: the Challenges and Outcomes

Written by Mina Seo, Haas UG Blog Writer  Last semester, I worked for a marketing company, while also taking on 19 units. This was extremely challenging but fulfilling and would have to be one of the hardest semesters that I’ve taken on. But my experience overall was full of learning and growth – I learned …

Interview with Kunal and Rahul, the minds behind Dot.

Interview conducted by Janina Morrison. Have you heard of Dot? If you haven’t, it’s the latest tech project taking Kickstarter by storm. Within 12 hours of launching, it met its goal of $20,000 and has been featured on sites like Digital Trends and Product Hunt. I had the pleasure of interviewing Kunal Chaundhary and Rahul …

Class of 2018 Haas Undergraduate Student Orientation

This article was written by William Vasseti (BS '18)  Here are the logistics of orientation in case you weren’t there or fell asleep: Overall, orientation consisted of good information about our cohorts, recruiting and careers, the alumni network, HBSA and a talk by the inspirational alumnus Lucky Sandhu (he is awesome!). There were also several …