Category Archives: General

Menlo College Launches Menlo Roots

Menlo Roots is an interactive website and mobile portal where students, faculty, and staff can engage together in all aspects of campus life. Menlo Roots is the main hub for the campus event calendar, SERV hour submission, campus event and organization registration, campus and organization elections and surveys, plus allows for photos, messages, and news […]

Menlo College Named “A Best In The West” by The Princeton Review Seven Years in a Row

The Princeton Review just issued its annual rankings of the best colleges in the United States, and Menlo College was again named as one of the best colleges in the West. This marks the seventh straight year Menlo College was accorded recognition as part The Princeton Review’s feature, “2016 Best Colleges: Region by Region.” “Seven […]

Joanne Ferchland-Parella Appointed Chief Advancement Officer at Menlo College

Menlo College welcomes Joanne Ferchland-Parella as Chief Advancement Officer. Ferchland-Parella brings extensive fundraising experience at institutions as diverse as Johns Hopkins, Mount Saint Mary’s University, Villanova University, Gustavus Adolphus College, Bryant University, and University of Maryland. She earned her degrees at Baltimore’s Loyola University (BA), Johns Hopkins (MA), and the University of Maryland (MBA). “I […]

Menlo Advantage Spring 2015 Just Published!

Take a look at the Spring 2015 issue of the Menlo Advantage magazine to see where Menlo College students go to work. The word cloud on the cover includes the names of companies that employ Menlo interns and alumni – and it’s a hefty portion of top Silicon Valley institutions! What’s underneath the cover? Meet […]

Summer Gets Musical and Magical at Menlo College

Five bands ranging from pop to rock to improvisational Latin jazz to a cappella will be featured at Menlo College for a free summer group of concerts hosted at the beautiful campus located at 1000 El Camino Real, Atherton, CA 94027. The NASDAQ Private Summer Concert Series at Menlo College will include a mixture of […]

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 Tapped 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 […]