Category Archives: General

Local News Media Draws Attention to Menlo College’s Saudi Students

Menlo College is proud of the more than 100 alumni from Saudi Arabia. Current Menlo students Abdullah Al Akeel, Manhal Elhein and Abdulaziz Al-Saud were featured in a KPIX Channel 5 news story about their role in continuing the more than 50-year tradition of Menlo College students that call Saudi Arabia their home.  The three students were […]

A Recap of Commencement 2015

The 2015 Commencement exercises at Menlo College kicked off with the fanfare of Pipers and Color Guard, and a beautiful rendition of the National Anthem sung by Monica Juan. The official welcome was extended by Grand Marshal Jack Klingler. Following that spectacular launch, President Richard A. Moran thanked the Board of Trustees, the faculty and […]

Garrett Bock Becomes a Videographer in His Internship

Menlo College marketing major Garrett Bock is from Valley Springs, a “California Historical Landmark” town in Calaveras County, California. Garrett’s home town is so small, there isn’t a traffic signal to be found. Using a no-holds-barred approach similar to his hometown without traffic limits, and with the help of the Menlo College Internship Office, Garrett […]

Menlo College to Offer Cross Country and Track in 2015-16, Dan Noel Tabbed to Head Program

Menlo College Athletics is set to bolster its varsity sport offerings for the 2015-16 year with the addition of Men’s and Women’s Cross Country and Track. With the addition of these sports, Menlo brings its total sport offerings to 15 next year. “Adding cross country and track further aligns our department with the Golden State […]

Entrepreneur Emmeline Wang Interns at Women’s Startup Lab

Emmeline Wang ’15 has an internship as a social media manager at Women’s Startup Lab, a female-focused accelerator in the Silicon Valley that supports early-stage companies. The program connects female founders with start-up mentors, advisors, leadership coaches, attorneys, venture capitalists, investors, executives, and peer founders. Emmeline has been an intern at Women’s Startup Lab since […]

Menlo College Honors Top Students at Honors Convocation 2015

Menlo College honored top students for their academic success and leadership achievement at the annual Honors Convocation in April. Nicole Larson received the College’s highest honor, the Board of Trustees Award, from Geir Ramleth, chairman of the Board of Trustees. Ramleth said that faculty members describe her as “one of those students you want to […]

FEI Awards Scholarship to Menlo College Student Bret Tretten

Financial Executives International- Silicon Valley Chapter (FEI) is a financial organization for CFOs and senior financial executives with more than 10,000 members in the US and 400+ in their chapter. FEI has many programs for the professional development of Bay Area business. One of FEI’s outstanding community service projects is a scholarship program that honors […]

A new learning option for Real Estate Law

A new learning option was offered to Menlo College’s Real Estate Program this spring thanks to student, Andrew Hart ‘15, president of the Menlo College Real Estate Investment Team (MCREIT). Under the auspices of MCREIT and with seed funding from a grant from Menlo College, nine students in the Spring semester real state law class pledged […]