Undergraduate Peer Advising

Peer Advising for Business Undergraduates

Business students look toward peer advisors for academic guidance
By Elias Almarez-Herrera ’23 |
Panel of MBA Alumni and current PMBA

Organizational Behavior Proves Useful for MBA Alumni

Erick Campos ’18 says his ability to understand and evaluate varying personality types has played a crucial role in the development of his career, a skill he credits to coursework he completed when he took Associate Professor of Management Elaine Wong’s popular class on organizational behavior. “The Management 200 course introduced me to the six...
By Elias Almarez-Herrera ’23 |
AGSM student trip to Newport Beach, 2021

AGSM Hosts Annual Events, Traditions for Graduate Students

As they excitedly waited in line to board world-famous attractions like Ghost Rider and Silver Bullet at Knott’s Berry Farm, first and second-year graduate business students shared common ground and began the process of building powerful, lasting relationships. The twists and turns of the ride ahead of them stood as a metaphor for the opportunities...
By Elias Almarez-Herrera ’23 |
Aerospace student group

Students Plan for Take-off in First Annual Aerospace Conference

Organized by a student-led planning committee, the university’s first-ever annual Aerospace Conference hosted representatives from the industry during the April 2021 virtual gathering. “A team of about 50 students organized this event,” says business analytics student Pengchi Xiao ’22, co-founder of the conference and manager of the many groups that collaborated to host the event...
By Elias Almarez-Herrera ’23 |
UCR Grads smart home campaign

UCR Grads Making the Smart Home a New Standard

Imagine waking up, but instead of awakening to an obnoxious alarm clock, your house wakes you up. A voice-controlled audio system is speaking to you and her voice emerges from inconspicuous speakers in your walls. You tell her, “Good morning,” head to the kitchen, and a cup of coffee is already ready for you. As...
Hylander Student Investment Fund

Hylander Student Investment Fund

The Hylander Financial Group (HFG), a club founded in 2014 by UCR finance students, has been evaluating stocks for potential purchases to create investment portfolios. Last year they participated in the annual CFA Society of Orange County competition, and regularly bring financial experts to speak and mentor its members. Inspired by HFG’s success and depth...
Professor Sean Jasso speaking

Professor and the Global Economy

Professor and the Global Economy Dr. Sean Jasso is preparing students for a competitive environment beyond the classroom through experience on a global level.​ “We get to see the students for who they are outside of their school work, and we can really prepare them for competing in a very fierce environment outside of the...
Business students win at ICBSC 2018

UCR School of Business Teams Take First Place at the International Collegiate Business Strategy Competition

UCR School of Business Teams Take First Place at the International Collegiate Business Strategy Competition Two UCR Business teams led the graduate competition of the International Collegiate Business Strategy Competition (ICBSC) this past weekend. Comprised of both graduates and undergraduates from the School of Business, the UCR teams began preparing for the case competition off-site...