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SBA Day Addresses Conscious Capitalism and Corporate Social Responsibility

November 20, 2013: By Vicky Schultz The Menlo College community focused on a theme of Conscious Capitalism and Corporate Social Responsibility at SBA Day. Students attended presentations emphasizing marketing concepts, ethical decision-making, and health and wellness in the workplace, social governance, and sustainability. The day began with keynote speaker Dr. Emmett Carson, CEO and President of Silicon Valley Community Foundation who spoke to…

Emmett Carson to Speak at Menlo College’s SBA Day

November 14, 2013: Dr. Emmett Carson, CEO and President of Silicon Valley Community Foundation, will be the keynote speaker at the Menlo College School of Business Administration (SBA) Day on November 19. In 2012, the Foundation, which has nearly $3 billion under management, made $294 million in grants to a variety of organizations that support the community.  The SBA  Day theme focuses on…

Students Honored with CalCPA Scholarships

November 7, 2013: By Vicky Schultz Six Menlo College students were recently recognized for showing the most potential as future CPAs and awarded scholarships from the California Society of Certified Public Accountants (CalCPA), Silicon Valley Chapter. Scholarships were granted to students showing high academic achievement, campus leadership, and community involvement, as well as those expressing a strong interest in pursuing a career in…

Dr. Janis Zaima, Professor of Accounting and Finance, Joins Menlo College

July 22, 2013: This fall Dr. Janis Zaima joins Menlo College, Silicon Valley's Business School, as a Professor of Accounting and Finance. She was a professor and the Chair of the Department of Accounting and Finance at San Jose State University. In that capacity, she was also the Director of the Master of Science in Accountancy program. "I look forward to contributing…