Winter 2017 Advantage Magazine Now Online

Winter 2017 Advantage Magazine Now Online

Menlo College offers a perfect gift for the holidays with the all-encompassing Winter 2017 Menlo Advantage magazine. The Special Section in this issue proudly speaks to our embracement of an integrative model of education, with curriculum changes that help Menlo College students develop the critical thinking skills they need for their post-graduate lives.

Other features in the upcoming edition include a description of the College’s recent Action on Hate symposium, and an autobiographical recollection written by one of our professors who became a political pundit for the recent presidential election. Marvel at the speedy rise to fame of an entrepreneurial professor who challenged the pharmaceutical world with a low-cost medical device. And learn about a recent Menlo grad who attracted funding for his start-up in Korea’s K-Challenge competition.

Meet Silicon Valley leaders who were guests in the Ethics in Action Speaker Series. Learn about our Real Estate Symposium experts who offered the Menlo community key tips on transactions that would take years to learn in the work setting.

Polish up your detective’s spy glasses for a visit with a trio of Irish crime fiction writers. Follow the buzz on Pokémon Go, the latest rage in location-based reality games.

Check out the photos from OAKtoberFest and Menlo Connect Day. For fun, take a lesson from a trustee member on dining for success.

Get ready to explode with pride and joy as you read about our soccer team’s victorious conference title. Read about an alumnus who went pro in basketball. Go Oaks!

There are more stories and photos, but it wouldn’t be a holiday without a surprise!