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Menlo College Reaches the Stratosphere

May 13, 2014: Andrew Vargas ’14 partnered with the California Near Space Project STEM outreach program to fly a high altitude amateur balloon for Menlo College. The project was called M.O.S.S. (“Menlo Oaks Space Shuttle”), and was launched from San Jose at 7:30 AM on April 21, 2014. The highest altitude was 89,000 feet. The balloon landed a few miles north of…

Dr. Deborah McCabe Leads 2014 Marketing Educators’ Association Conference

April 30, 2014: Dr. Deborah Brown McCabe, Menlo College professor and 39th President of the Marketing Educators’ Association, led the organization’s 2014 conference in Silicon Valley. The event brought together marketing faculty from across the U.S. and ten other countries to discuss cutting-edge topics, such as teaching the millennial student, enhancing educational and business partnerships, and teaching marketing metrics…

John Pritzker, Bernard Osher, and Anna Eshoo Honored at Menlo College Commencement 2014

April 23, 2014: John Pritzker will serve as the 85th anniversary keynote speaker, Bernard Osher will be presented with an honorary doctorate, and Anna Eshoo will receive the President's Medal at Menlo College's Commencement on May 10, 2014. Menlo College is proud to announce that alumnus John Pritzker '76, Founder and Managing Partner of Geolo Capital, will serve as the 85th anniversary keynote…

Menlo’s Second VITA Program a Great Success

April 21, 2014: By Vicky Schultz On Saturday, April 13, the Menlo College Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program (VITA) ended its second year of operations with impressive results. Sponsored by the United Way and the IRS, the program allowed the preparation of over 100 tax returns, resulting in over $53,000 of refunds for clients from the local area. This year, the number of Menlo’s…