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Athletics Department Intern Brian Brownfield Receives Oakland A’s Bill King Memorial Scholarship

If you have ever tuned in to a Menlo College Athletics web stream, it is likely you have heard an enthusiastic “In the Net” or “Get outta here baseball,” the signature calls of junior student-broadcaster Brian Brownfield. Brownfield, a native of Salinas, Calif., has been an asset to Menlo’s Sports Information Department since stepping foot […]

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Menlo College Men’s Basketball Donates Goods to Ronald McDonald House

The Menlo Oaks Men’s Basketball team proved that there is never a wrong season to be in the giving mood. With still over a month before their competitive season gets underway, the team recently helped out at the Stanford Ronald McDonald House and donated approximately $1,500 worth of goods and items. These items were collected […]

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Menlo College Professor and Students Send a Message to Syrian Refugees

Dr. Marianne Marar Yacobian with her Diversity in the Workplace class, along with members of the Black Student Union and students campus-wide are raising funds and awareness for the Syrian Refugee crisis. They’ve partnered with the International Rescue Committee to aid in Grassroots efforts to alleviate the pain and suffering of Syrian refugees. Nearly five years after the […]

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Menlo College’s Danielle McCarthy Named GSAC Offensive Player of the Week

Menlo College junior Danielle McCarthy was named the Golden State Athletic Conference (GSAC) Offensive Player of the Week for her tremendous efforts in leading the Oaks to a 3-0 record last week. McCarthy (Sacramento, Calif.) notched her first hat trick of the season in Tuesday’s 5-0 win over Sierra Nevada then followed it up with […]

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Menlo College Athletics Earns Gold Champions of Character Distinction

Menlo College Athletics was recently honored as a Five-Star Champions of Character Institution for the sixth-consecutive year and, for the first time ever was one of 29 institutions in the nation to earn top billing as a Gold Institution. Every institution and conference has their progress in pursuing character education tracked and recognized annually for […]

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Menlo College Ranks Again in the 2016 U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Colleges”

U.S. News & World Report named Menlo College a “Best College” in its 2016 edition of “America’s Best Colleges,” released this week. This is the fifth consecutive year that Menlo College received this honor. “We are very pleased to be recognized once again for our accomplishments with Menlo College’s U.S. News & World Report rankings […]

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Menlo College’s New Look

Google has garnered lots of press for its new logo, which sports a new sans serif typeface. Well, Google is not the only Silicon Valley establishment whose look is evolving. Menlo College is changing to a new font too! In typography, a sans typeface is one that does not have the small projecting features called […]

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New Children’s Book Teaches Ethics with Bears and Honey

Fred Bear finds a tasty jar of honey in the forest… what will he do next? Children grasp the concept “Mine, mine, mine” very well, but they don’t always know how to act when they find something that’s not their own. The new book, Being a Better Bear, What it Means to be Ethical ($12.99 […]

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OAKtoberFest – Families & Alumni Weekend

Join the Menlo community for two days of festivities on campus, starting Friday evening, October 16 and continuing all day on Saturday, October 17, 2015! Reconnect with your classmates at a Music & Food evening that kicks off the weekend on Friday. On Saturday, bring your family to an event-filled day that includes a morning 5k run, breakfast with the President, continuous exhibition […]

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Welcome to Kristen Dietiker, CIO

Kristen Dietiker joined Menlo College as Chief Information Officer as of September 1, 2015. Dietiker’s appointment represents another important step taken by the college in its effort to strengthen its information technology infrastructure. Reflecting the extent to which information technology is core to the mission of Menlo College, the school has invested over $1 million […]

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