Category Archives: Alumni

High ROI for Menlo Students: New Top College Rankings

Accounting Professor Janis Zaima with Sambhab Thapaliya '21

Atherton, Calif. (April 27, 2021) –
Menlo College students see the highest return on their investment after graduating. Showing that Menlo College graduates are positioned for success, they rank #44 in the world for having held executive positions at the world’s largest companies.

Sambhab Thapaliya ‘21: ASMI Startup Investment Event and Funding Success

ATHERTON, Calif. (Dec. 2, 2020) – Menlo College student Sambhab Thapaliya ’21 is the winner of the 2020 Entrepreneurship and Innovation Award. He is also founder and CEO of Augmented and Segmented Media Interface Corporation (ASMI), for which he has raised over $500,000 in start-up funding. Thapaliya will be holding an investment event for his

Bianca Neme Barros ‘21 Named FEISV Scholarship Winner

Bianca Neme Barros ’21 has been named this year’s recipient of the Financial Executives International Silicon Valley (FEISV) scholarship. Bianca was selected among an exceptional field of Menlo candidates. In making the award, the Selection Committee praised Bianca, saying that she “…demonstrated a great deal of the leadership qualities that a future financial leader should

Menlo College: Over a Decade on The Princeton Review’s “Best” List

2019 Best Colleges by The Princeton Review

ATHERTON, CA. (August 19, 2020) – Menlo College is proud to have received recognition as one of the best colleges in the West by The Princeton Review, an education services company which annually ranks the nation’s “Best Colleges: Region by Region,” recognition afforded to only 12% of all colleges and universities in the U.S.  In

Summer 2019 Menlo College Magazine Now Online

Menlo Advantage Magazine Summer 2019

Every spring, college graduates receive their diplomas and then make the enormous transition from campus life into the wide world. In the Summer 2019 issue of Menlo College magazine, our writers look at this psychological, social, and intellectual leap. We hope you enjoy their thoughts on this momentous journey.  College life is exciting, exhausting, sometimes

Menlo College’s 2019 Commencement Speaker Yasunobu Kyogoku, Founding Partner of Innovation Global Capital

Yasunobu Kyogoku

Menlo College is pleased to announce the selection of Yasunobu Kyogoku as the speaker for the commencement ceremonies that will be held on Saturday, May 4, 2019, on the college’s campus in Atherton, California. Yasunobu Kyogoku is the founding partner of Innovation Global Capital, a venture capital firm that builds transformative early stage companies disrupting