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For its last Monday night speaker of the semester, Menlo College presents Dr. James S. Lai, Associate Professor and Associate Director of the Ethnic Studies Department at Santa Clara University. His 2011 book, Asian American Political Action: Suburban Transformations, examines the demographic shifts and the rise of Asian American political incorporation in small to medium size suburbs throughout the continental United States. Dr. Lai will speak in the Russell Center on Monday, April 13, from 7:00 to 8:00 pm. People from the community are invited, and the event is free of charge.

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Bay Area business authors speak at Menlo College on April 1

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Six influential business authors from the Bay Area will speak at Menlo College at an author’s roundtable on Wednesday, April 1 starting at 7:00 pm. Free and open to the public, the discussion will be moderated by Dr. Richard Moran, President of Menlo College and the author of several books on CEOs, workplace issues and modern […]

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Discover the history of Menlo College at Kepler’s this Thursday evening

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Whether or not you have ever set foot on the Menlo College campus in Atherton, you can learn about its 85-year history when Pam Gullard, author of Through the Gates, discusses the college’s past, present, and future with the new president, Dr. Richard Moran at Kepler’s Books on Thursday, Feb. 19. The event will begin with a 7:00 […]

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Menlo College community participates in Be The Match Registry® today and tomorrow

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Menlo College students were sticking cotton swabs in their cheeks this morning, all part of a Be The Match® campaign organized by Kezia Molinsky, the college’s Head Competitive Cheer and Stunt Coach, to raise awareness about the need for marrow donors. “A friend of mine’s daughter’s life was saved thanks to a marrow transplant,” explained Kezia when […]

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Richard Moran inaugurated as 10th president of Menlo College

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At his inauguration as Menlo College’s 10th president earlier this month, Richard A. Moran said he was “humbled and honored,” and promised to fulfill his new duties “faithfully and to the best of his ability.” He confided that he set his sights on becoming a college president when he was 18 years old. As a teenager, he […]

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Author Pamela Gullard tells the story of Menlo College’s 85 years set within each decade

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Ever wonder how the tiny town of Atherton got an institution of higher learning and what goes on behind its gates? A new book about Menlo College filled with over 100 archival photos and reminiscences of staff and alumni reveals the answers. Titled Through the Gates: Eighty-five Years of Menlo College and its Times, the book sets the […]

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New Menlo College president named, the 10th in the business college’s history

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The Menlo College Board of Trustees announced that Richard A. Moran has been named the 10th president of Menlo College. He will assume his duties in September, 2014. Most recently, Moran was CEO of Accretive Solutions. As a consultant and operating executive, he is an evangelist for organizational effectiveness. He has authored seven books and is credited […]

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Menlo College student Katrina Ford develops campus sustainability program in sister’s memory

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December 27, 2012 is a day Menlo College student Katrina Ford remembers with sadness. It was the day her sister, Brianna, was killed in a car accident in Oakland. Of the five people in the car, her sister was the only one to die. The driver, who was fleeing from the police when he ran […]

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Menlo College alum John Pritzker is keynote speaker at commencement

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Menlo College alumnus John Pritzker ’76, Founder and Managing Partner of Geolo Capital, served as the 85th anniversary keynote speaker at its commencement today. Bernard Osher, Founder and Treasurer of the Bernard Osher Foundation, was presented with an honorary doctorate for his extraordinary philanthropic efforts on behalf of higher education. The Honorable Anna Eshoo, U.S. […]

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Menlo College celebrates “Aloha Aku, Aloha Mai” with its 23rd annual Hawai’ian luau on April 5

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Menlo College presents its 23rd annual authentic lu`au on Saturday, April 5, 2014. The event will include Hawaiian food, music, and dance featuring 30 Menlo College students and staff. Hawaiian music will be performed by Na Hoku Hanohano award winner, Hoku Zuttermeister. “This year, the lu’au will be simple island style with the students putting […]

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A treat for the eyes: 85 artists illustrate 85 years at Menlo College

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To celebrate its 85th anniversary, Menlo College is presenting 85 Years 85 Artists, showcasing 95 artists from around the world who were randomly assigned a year to illustrate. Participants from 23 states, the Netherlands, England, and Italy submitted works representing cultural, historical, or personal interpretations of their year’s global, regional, or local events. Among the artists […]

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