GSM Connections is a weekly gathering intended to build community, make connections, and learn about the GSM events in an informal setting. Join us for light refreshments and light conversation.
Gallagher Hall Lobby
MBA Personal Consultation
Connect one-on-one with admissions counselor Joel Pulliam over a 30-minute café chat at Argos Caffé in Folsom.
You’ll gain an insider’s perspective from topics such as work/life balance, student life, next steps and other topics that may be important to you.
Using Data Science to Optimize Pricing for the Individual
Sacramento Data Science Meetup
Gallagher Hall, Room 2310
Sacramento Data Science MEETUP
The ability to perform customer optimized pricing is in high demand. UC Davis GSM Assisstant Professor Mike Palazzolo will speak on his recent work in this area.
Networking: 6:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. (and post-talk)
Program: starts 7:00 p.m.
MBA Game Changers
Join us on Thursday, April 13 to hear from the Bay Area’s industry game changers.
Connect with industry experts who significantly altered the paths of their companies for the better and learn the strategies and tactics they used to drive change.
Celebrate National Tax Day with us
Join us on Thursday, April 13 and hear directly from faculty and current students about the Master of Professional Accountancy (MPAc) program.
30 Minutes of Insight – 60 Minutes of Mixing
Unsure where to start with your business school application? Can’t decide who to ask for a letter or recommendation? Hesitating to have that big conversation with your boss?
Sacramento River cats game – Mpac
Time & Date
April 20, 2017 at 7:05 p.m.
400 Ball Park Dr, West Sacramento, CA 95691
What is Give Day?
The first annual Give Day encourages Aggies everywhere to support UC Davis during one of our most beloved events: Picnic Day. Same picnic. New tradition.
The Dean of Graduate School of Management is hosting this event to provide an opportunity to engage with the Bay Area MBA students. It’s also an event for the current students to network with faculty, staff and their classmates. More details to come.
Curious about the Deans’ Student Advisory Council? DSAC members will share updates and information about curriculum, career services and general campus news.
Venue: San Ramon Campus, 2nd Floor Commons
Start-ups | UC Davis graduates & undergraduates
Friday May 5, 2017 | 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Gallagher Hall | Grand Foyer
540 Alumni Lane | Davis, CA
Capital Connections offers UC Davis Graduate School of Management MBA students, MPAc students, and alumni a rare opportunity to share ideas and experiences, while building a strong community across Davis, Sacramento, and Bay Area campuses. Hear from alumni, of various industries, who have utilized UC Davis MBA and MPAc degrees to further their careers. The agenda includes multiple engaging round table discussions, a keynote address and an open networking session.
Meet with our admissions experts face-to-face at this MBA event. Ask questions and get advice from members of the admissions committee. Speak with alumni and gain an insider’s perspective on any and all topics that are important to you.
MBA, MPAc and MSBA Programs
The Round 4 Application Deadline for the Fall 2017 entering class is May 17, 2017.
If you hit a roadblock during the application process, don’t forget our admissions experts are here to help. Attend an upcoming event or schedule a personal consultation and obtain the advice needed to lock in your spot in the Fall 2016 entering class.
May 18, 2017
Attention GSM grads from the classes of 1987, 1992, 1997, 2002, 2007, 2012 and 2016—you’ve got a reunion this year! Save the date to join your classmates at a celebratory reception on the Davis campus.
Saturday, May 20
3 – 5 p.m.
Maurice J. Gallagher Jr. Hall
540 Alumni Lane
Check in frequently for updated information about the reunion and class-specific activities.
Leadership Fellows Program: People Competencies Workshop Presented by Shadan Deleveaux
LFP Workshop 4
What Students Should Expect
Shadan Deleveaux is a dynamic public speaker who leads impactful career focused workshops for college and graduate students as well as young professionals. A respected career strategist, he has presented to audiences at some of the top universities across the country. While many career readiness efforts are geared toward securing jobs, Deleveaux recognized a huge void when it comes to understanding the true nuance of corporate success.
The GSM will be hosting our annual end of year recognition ceremony. Recipients of the following awards will be recognized:
Thursday, June 8, 2017
102 F St, Davis, CA
The Graduate School of Management will celebrate its 35th Commencement on June 17. All graduating students are encouraged to participate.
Saturday, June 17 at 10:00 a.m.
Jackson Hall, Mondavi Center
For more information, please see our 2017 Commencement Guide here.
Becoming a Trusted Leader
Presented by: Kimberly D. Elsbach, Ph.D. Associate Dean and Professor of Organizational Behavior Stephen G. Newberry Endowed Chair in Leadership
Studies have shown over and over that trust is a key contributor to leadership success. Being able to inspire the trust of your team is critical to any leader’s career success.