Elite Hedge Fund Manager Guides Student Management of Active Fund: Q&A with Robert Scannell, MBA, JD, CFA®

Scannel, who will be co-teaching the Student Managed Investment Fund course, created Tradewinds Investment Management, LP, an emerging-market hedge fund that gained 22% per annum over 20 years.

How to Set Your Fee as a Freelancer in the Gig Economy

Marion McGovern, the author of Thriving in the Gig Economy and GGU Seminar speaker, provides some answers on how much to charge for professional services.

Learning Sell-Side Finance: Students Manage an Active Investment Fund at GGU

Prof. Dave Kaczorowski explains how making decisions with an active fund improves the educational experience.

A Concise History of the Financial Planning Profession

Dr. Dave Yeske, CFP, traces the evolution of an industry he helped create.

Why Do We Lose Our Chill On Amazon Prime Day?

GGU's Professor Emeritus Kit Yarrow, PhD, comments on how "beating" competing consumers is a psychological motivator.

Project Management Graduate Students Win GGU & American Society for Quality® Scholarships For Research Papers

Student involvement with a professional organization reaps benefits.

Bringing Global Experience to the CFA® Program Exam Prep: Q&A with Vincent Deluard, CFA®

Instructor for CFA Program exam prep discusses preparing for the test, international investing, and the value of the CFA designation.

From a Cold-Calling Exercise to A Job

Marketing graduate student lands a job at San Francisco PR agency.

University of Bridgeport (CT) Picks Plourde for Tech Transfer

Gary Plourde (MS, Finance) has extensive experience in the field of intellectual property and will lead tech transfer and venture creation at the University of Bridgeport (CT).

Special Event: Collaboration with Chinese Tax Educators & Researchers

Professors from the Bruce F. Braden School of Taxation and School of Accounting recently hosted professors/practitioners and researchers from Southwestern University of Finance and Economics (SWUFE) in China. The visitors also included Prof. Yang Yang (Guizhou University of Finance and Economics) who conducts research on U.S. Taxation at GGU. The event explored how teacher exchange programs might facilitate sharing of knowledge and best practices in teaching the complexity of U.S. Tax Laws to Chinese students.

Rich Builders Get Around CEQA. That Doesn't Mean the Law Should.

Helen Kang, Professor at the Golden Gate University School of Law, weighs in on the importance of the California Environmental Quality Act to ensure transparency of projects such as the new Clippers arena.

Pride 2018: Law school dean a longtime advocate for equality

This article traces the personal and professional journey of Anthony Niedwiecki, who became Dean of the Golden Gate University School of law in 2017. He is one of only a handful of openly LGBTQ deans to ever lead an ABA-accredited law school--which is the third most diverse, according to U.S. News and World Report.

We Must Be the Role Models We Lack

Commentary from the Dean of the Golden Gate University School of Law on the “rainbow ceiling” and the need for outspoken leaders.

Treat People Like You Want to be Treated: An Interview with the Founder of Craigslist, Craig Newmark

A candidate in the MS in Integrated Marketing Communications program was able to reach the founder of Craigslist with techniques learned in a Sales Management course at GGU.

7 Skills That Will Help Advance Your Career & The 7 Characteristics of a Winner

A former Dean of GGU's Ageno School of Business shares from more than 30 years' experience in investment banking, law, and corporate strategy on Wall Street and abroad.

How I Earned a “Seat” Next to the CEO of United Airlines: A Cold Calling Exercise at GGU

Graduate student's persistence pays off with real-world techniques learned in sales course.

Golden Gate University School of Law School Dean Fights Homophobia and Fear

Anthony Niedwiecki identifies a moment in 2007 at a Fort Lauderdale airport as a turning point in his life as an LGBTQ activist.

This Google Exec is Helping 'Gayglers' Be Themselves

An interview with Rebecca Prozan, a graduate of Golden Gate University School of Law, who is a senior liaison to local government and communities throughout eight Google offices in California.

Fiona Ma Trounces Field in CA State Treasurer Race to Make Runoff

Fiona Ma (MS Taxation) has represented the second district on the California Board of Equalization since 2015. She has been a lobbyist for business issues that affected women and minorities. She was elected to the San Francisco Board of Supervisors and later to the California legislature, where she was the only female among eighty members.

Podcast: Interview with GGU Psychology Chair & Eating Disorder Expert Tom Wooldridge

Dr. Wooldridge has recently released an edited book, Psychoanalytic Treatment of Eating Disorders: When Words Fail and Bodies Speak.

It Feels Good to Be A CFA® Charterholder: How I Passed and How I Teach

Dave Kaczorowski, CFA, shares his experiences and tips for those seeking to earn the highest distinction in the investment management profession.

Marketing Luxury Brands: Expert from GGU Helps Bridge the Gap Between Academia and Industry at International Conferences

Dr. Talukdar traveled to Singapore to present her research at the Mystique of Luxury Brands Conference, as well as the LVMH-SMU Conference 2018--an initiative of Singapore Management University (SMU) and LVMH (Louis Vuitton),

Rigel Pharmaceuticals,Inc. (NASDAQ:RIGL) Appoints Officers

Dean Schorno (MS, Taxation) was appointed to serve as the CFO of Rigel Pharmaceuticals, clinical-stage biotechnology company. Previously, he was CFO at 23andMe.

Three New Members Join IAP's Board of Directors

General John Campbell, USA (Ret) and General Herbert "Hawk" Carlisle, USAF (Ret) have been named to the board of directors of a global provider of logistics, management, and technical services to government agencies and organizations. Both earned an MBA from Golden Gate University.

Vology Welcomes Mike Ehresman as Sales Enablement VP

Ehresman, who earned both an MS in Taxation and BS in Management from GGU, extends an executive career that spans 30 years.