Welcome to Slytherin

Hello! My name is Annie. I’m a junior and a new undergraduate Haas blogger. I love Starbucks’ Pumpkin Spice Lattes, shopping, and long walks on the beach. This blog post is about my first impressions of Haas. _____________________________________________________________________________ My whole childhood I wanted to be in Gryffindor with Harry Potter and Hermione Granger. Yet here …

Who are Connie and Kevin Chou?

Hello readers! My name is Timothy Berggren and I’m new to the blog this year. I transferred into Haas from Monterey Peninsula College last year, which has been a challenging but rewarding experience thus far. To add some flavor to my undergraduate experience, I decided to study abroad in Melbourne, Australia this semester and will …

RacialEquity@Haas: Alankrita Dayal’s Racial Equity Journey and Invitation to Engage with the Authors

Guest Post Written by Alankrita Dayal Alankrita Dayal is pursuing a double major in Computer Science and Business Administration, minors in Public Policy and South Asian Studies, and a certificate in Entrepreneurship and Technology at the University of California-Berkeley. She is a Fellow for Net Impact as well as College of Engineering’s Fung Fellowship for …

How to Change the World: Final Musings of a Haas Senior

  There were a few options I had for my last topic here on the Haas blog. I could've written about friendships; creating memories; how college was the best four years of my life. Don't get me wrong, there is a lot I have to say about those things. But those rosy and optimistic topics …

A Side Project Turned Brick-and-Mortar

Being a woman entrepreneur is tough. Being a minority woman from a foreign country and establishing a business here is even harder. But that is Funn, the owner of Secret Scoop (Thai Gelato), the gelato shop that offers, sticky rice thai gelato, Thai iced tea, and Thai iced coffee, which you may have seen on …