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2015

12/28/2015

UCI Paul Merage School of Business to Host Inaugural "Unraveling the Mysteries of the Global Economy and Financial Markets" Program

World Renowned Experts to Speak on National and Countywide Economic Environment
Macro Economy and Financial Markets Forecast Press Release Final.pdf

12/14/2015

UCI Paul Merage School of Business Receives $1.5 Million Pledge from Alumna Kristen S. Monson

2015-12-01_Kristen Monson Gift Announcment Final.pdf

12/08/2015

LIFEvest Financial Literacy Receives Impactful Gift

Compak Donates $15,000 to Summer Residential program for Underserved 9th and 10th Grade Students
Compak Donates to LIFEvest Final.pdf

12/1/2015

California Residents Eligible for $10,000 Fellowship Toward UCI Paul Merage School of Business Full-Time MBA Program

New Incentive Designed to Help Meet UC System Mandate to Serve the State of California
Fellowship Release Final.pdf

11/30/2015

UCI Paul Merage School of Business Introduces Veteran Entrepreneurship Program

Program Tuition Waived for Selected U.S. Military Veterans
Veteran Entrepreneurship Program Press Release Final.pdf

11/16/2015

UCI Paul Merage School of Business Joines The Economist Events' Cuba Summit

Program Tuition Waived for Selected U.S. Military Veterans
Cuba Summit Final.pdf

11/12/2015

Experian North America CEO Craig Boundy to Speak November 18 at the UCI Paul Merage School of Business

UCI Release Boundy Nov 18 Final.pdf

10/6/2015

UC Irvine's William Hernandez Requejo Serves as Foreign investment Negotiations Expert for UN Forum on Foreign Investments in Cuba

US-Cuba Foreign Investment Negotiations Press Release Final.pdf

9/15/2015

2nd Annual UCI Audit Committee Summit to Feature SEC Chief Accountant James Schnurr

Audit Summit 2015 Final.pdf

9/9/2015

UC Irvine's Paul Merage School of Business Full-Time MBA Program Catapulted 19 Spots to Rank 42nd in the Nation in Latest Forbes Report

Forbes 2015 Final.pdf

9/9/2015

UC Irvine's Paul Merage School of Business Undergraduate Program Rises Five Spots Among Top 50 in Latest U.S. News & World Report Rankings

US News Rankings Undergraduates 2015 Final.pdf

9/4/2015

New Research Finds Adolescents More Likely Not to Smoke When Cigarette Ads Feature Older Adults

JCP Study - Pechmann Final.pdf

8/17/2015

UCI's Business School Teams with PAAMCO to Teach Financial Literacy to 8th and 9th Graders

PAAMCO Pledges $250,000 Toward LIFEvest Program
2015 PAAMCO - Fin Lit Press Release Final.pdf

7/24/2015

Former UCI Business School Dean Dies at 85

LWP 2015.docx

6/4/2015

UC Irvine Paul Merage School of Business to Host Cybersecurity Luncheon on June 18

Cyber Luncheon Release Final.pdf

4/22/2015

Open House for New Paul Merage School of Business Building Set for May 8

Open House Final.pdf

3/10/2015

U.S. News & World Report Ranks Fully Employed MBA Program Among Top in the Nation

US News Rankings Press Release 2015 Final.pdf

3/3/2015

Twitter Helps Smokers Kick the habit, UCI-Stanford Study Finds

Twitter Helps Smokers Kick the Habit.pdf

2/25/2015

UC Irvine's Center for Digital Transformation Presents Road to Reinvention: Leadership in the Digital Age

CDT Road to Reinention Press Release Final.pdf

2/12/2015

UC Irvine's 24th Annual Health Care Forecast Conference Focuses on Health Politics and Policies Under a Republican Congress

Health Care Conference Release Final.pdf
2015 Health Care Conference Program.pdf

2/5/2015

UC Irvine's Paul Merage School of Business Announces Namesake Paul Merage as 2015 Distinguished Executive Commencement Speaker

Commencement 2015 Final.pdf

1/26/2015

Financial Times Rankings Continue to Climb for UC Irvine's Business School

Financial Times Ranks UC Irvine FINAL.pdf

1/14/2015

Irvine Chamber and The Paul Merage School of Business Host Business Outlook 2015

Business Outlook 2015 Press Release Final.pdf

2014

12/18/2014

Recruiter Evaluations Trending Skyward for the UCI Paul Merage School of Business

2014 Recruiters Release Final.pdf

11/13/2014

UC Irvine's Paul Merage School of Business Jumps 12 Spots to 31st Among Nation's Top MBA Programs in Bloomberg Businessweek Rankings

BusinessWeek 2014 Release Final.pdf

11/4/2014

Anders Yang to Lead External Relations Office for UC Irvine Business School

Seasoned Development Executive to Drive Major Fundraising Efforts
Yang Press Release Final.pdf

10/21/2014

Arianna Huffington to Headline at UC Irvine's Paul Merage School of Business Luncheon

Huffington Release Final.pdf

10/7/2014

Former Pacific Life Executive Tapped to Help Lead Center for Real Estate at UCI

Robb appointment Final.pdf

9/23/2014

Audit Comittee Summit 2014 to Address Sweeping Change Facing Public Companies Public Company Accounting Oversight Board Member Jay D. Hanson to Keynote

Audit Conference 2014 Final.pdf

9/9/2014

UC Irvine's Paul Merage School of Business Undergraduate Program Debuts Among Top 50 in the Nation in Latest U.S. News Rankings

US News Undergraduate Rankings Press Release Final.pdf

8/8/2014

Think Your Organization is Diverse? Think Again New Study Reveals Diversity Means Different Things to Different People

Bauman Release on Diversity Final.pdf

8/5/2014

UCI's Business School Kicks Off Financial Literacy Summer Residential Program for 8th and 9th Grade Boys

Financial Literacy 2014 final.pdf

4/25/2014

Acclaimed Wall Street Journal Reporter and Bestselling Author Greg Zuckerman to Speak at UC Irvine's Paul Merage School of Business Event

Zuckerman to Speak June 23 - final.pdf

3/12/2014

U.S. News & World Report Ranks UC Irvine's Paul Merage School of Business Full-Time MBA Program 45th in the Nation

US News Rankings Press Release 2014 Final.pdf

3/5/2014

UC Irvine's Paul Merage School of Business Announces Taco Bell CEO as Commencement Speaker

Commencement 2014 Final.pdf

1/27/2014

Financial Times Ranks UC Irvine's Paul Merage School of Business Among Top 25 in the U.S., Top 50 in the World

FT Rankings Press Release 1.27.14 FINAL (8).pdf

2013

10/4/2013

Madoff Whistle Blower to Speak on Financial Industry and Fraud

Financial Fraud Conference Final.pdf

8/5/2013

UC Irvine Names Interim Dean of The Paul Merage School of Business

UCI Names Interim Dean Final.docx

4/2/2013

Walmart Exec to Give Commencement Address for The Paul Merage School of Business at UC Irvine

Commencement 2013 Final.pdf

3/28/2013

The Paul Merage School of Business at UC Irvine Maintains Distinguished AACSB Accreditation

AACSB Accreditation Final.pdf

1/28/2013

Financial Times Ranks UC Irvine's Paul Merage School of Business 26th in the U.S.

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1/18/2013

National Experts on Tax, Estate Planning and the Economy Converge in Newport Beach

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2012

11/16/2012

BusinessWeek Ranks UC Irvine's Paul Merage School of Business Among Top 50 in the Nation

BusinessWeek Ranks Merage School Final.pdf

11/5/2012

New Master of Professional Accountancy Program Offered at UC Irvine Business School

MPAc Release Final.pdf

6/5/2012

Cisco Systems Executive Named Commencement Speaker for The Paul Merage School of Business Class of 2012

UCI Paul Merage Commencement June 2012 Final.pdf

4/25/2012

UC Irvine Introduces New Master's of Science in Engineering Management

MSEM Release Final.pdf

1/12/2012

Dean's Leadership Circle Demonstrates Fundraising Prowess

DLC Announcement Final.pdf

2011

12/15/2011

Dean of UC Irvine's Paul Merage School of Business Inducted Into PhD Project Hall of Fame

Policano Inducted Into PhD Project Hall of Fame Final.docx

10/17/2011

Are We Too Busy Communicating to Connect? MIT Professor Sherry Turkle Explores the Impact of Technology on Communication

Turkle Presentation Final.docx

8/26/2011

UC Irvine Business Professor Receives Prestigious Multicultural Mentoring Award

Gilly Mentoring Award final.docx

8/4/2011

New Workplace Health Challenge Ignites Interest of UC Irvine's Paul Merage School of Business

BeVibrant Release final.docx

6/6/2011

Marriott's Ed Fuller Named Commencement Speaker for The Paul Merage School of Business Class of 2011

Commencement Announcement Final.docx

6/3/2011

The Heart and the Fist Author Eric Greitens Visits UC Irvine June 6

The Heart and the Fist Author Final.docx

5/2/2011

Wells Fargo Pledges $500,000 to The Paul Merage School of Business Building Campaign

Wells Fargo Donation Final.doc

3/22/2011

UC Irvine's Paul Merage School of Business Fully Employed MBA Program Ranks 21st in the U.S.

US News Rankings Final.docx

3/11/2011

Educators and Business Executives Agree: Green is the New Black

Global Sustainability Megatrend is Focus of Upcoming Business Conference
PPP General Release Final.docx

2/22/2011

Health Politics of Health Care Reform Under New Congress is Focus of 20th Annual Health Care Forecast Conference

Health Care Conference Release Final.doc

2/17/2011

Financial Times Ranks UC Irvine's Paul Merage School of Business Among Top 10 Public University Business Schools in the Nation

Financial Times Ranks Merage School 9th Final.docx

2/8/2011

JSerra Catholic High School Announces Business Professional Magnet Program: Includes Affiliation with UC Irvine's Paul Merage School of Business

2-8 UCI-JSerra Business Release.doc

2/3/2011

UC Irvine's Paul Merage School of Business to Host Experian CEO for Distinguished Speaker Series

Nichols Feb 10 Final.docx

2/2/2011

UC Irvine's Paul Merage School of Business Adds Jones Day Partner to Dean's Advisory Board

DAB - Savit Final.doc

2/2/2011

Financial Times Ranks UC Irvine's Paul Merage School of Business 27th in the Nation and 53rd in the World

Financial Times Rankings Announcement Final.docx

2/2/2011

Corporate Sustainability Experts Offer Best Practices Knowledge at Orange County Profit Plus Planet? Conference

ProfitPlusPlanet Calendar Final.doc

2010

12/22/2010

The Paul Merage School of Business Reaches Critical Goal for Luis Villalobos Fellowship with Generous Help from the Harvard Business School Association of Orange County

Villalobos Contribution Final.docx

12/21/2010

Business Students Go to Battle Over Smart Grid in China During The Paul Merage School of Business 5th Annual War Games

War Games Final.docx

12/14/2010

Experience May Be the Best Teacher: More Professionals Adding Business Professor to Resume

Bridge Program Press Release Final.docx

11/15/2010

Will Wireless Technology Transform Healthcare?

2010 Wireless Healthcare Conference Final.docx

7/9/2010

Investment Competition Awards Winning MBA Students Nearly $7,000 Each in Scholarships

Polaris 2010 Final.docx

5/28/2010

Yellow Ribbon Program Debuts at The Paul Merage School of Business

YRP press release Final.doc

5/6/2010

Former President and CEO of Goodwill Industries International to be Honored at 40th annual UCI Irvine Alumni Event

Kessinger for Lauds and Laurels Final.docx

5/5/2010

Hyundai Motor America CEO John Krafcik to Speak at The Paul Merage School of Business Distinguished Speaker Series Event

Krafcik DSS Final.docx

4/29/2010

Schwab Strategist to Discuss Investment Strategies for Turbulent Times

Investment Strategies for turbulent Times Final.docx

4/15/2010

UC Irvine's Paul Merage School of Business Jumps 15 Spots to Rank 36th Among America's Best MBA Schools

US News Rankings Announcement Final.docx

4/4/2010

Boeing's Jim Albaugh Named Commencement Speaker for The Paul Merage School of Business Class of 2010

Commencement Announcement Final.docx

3/1/2010

The Paul Merage School of Business Event to Feature Edwards Lifesciences Chairman and CEO Michael A. Mussallem

Mussallem Final.docx

2/11/2010

Dean of The Paul Merage School of Business Appointed Chair of AACSB Board

AACSB Chair Release Final.docx

2/11/2010

New Study Finds Anti-Smoking Messages Effective in Television Programming

Pechmann Research JMR 2010 Final.doc

2/5/2010

19th Annual Health Care Forecast Conference Tackles Health Care in an Election Year

Health Care Conference Release Final.docx

2/4/2010

Financial Times Ranks UC Irvine’s Paul Merage School of Business #1 in MBA Student Employment Three Months After Graduation

FT Rankings Release Final.docx

1/7/2010

Merage School Kicks Off 2010 with Event Featuring Sage Software CEO Sue Swenson

Swenson Final.docx

2009

12/16/2009

New Co-Chairs Announced for Advisory Board of The Center for Investment and Wealth Management

CIWM Co-Chair Announcement Final.doc

12/3/2009

UC Irvine's Paul Merage School of Business and Fuld & Company to Host War Games Webinar

War Game Release UCI-Fuld Final.doc

10/26/2009

Buy.com CEO Neel Grover Kicks Off Distinguished Speaker Series at The Paul Merage School of Business

Grover Nov 5 2009 FINAL.doc

9/28/2009

UC Irvine's Merage School Tackles Explosive Issues in Health Care: International Panelists Will Compare Centralized Health Care Systems During Conference

CE Press Release Final (2).docx

9/3/2009

The Paul Merage School of Business Celebrates Partnership with Orange County Powerhouse Experian

Experian Partners with Merage School Final.doc

7/24/2009

State Controller and Merage School Dean Predict Challenges Ahead for California and Orange County

Economic Outlook Revisited Final.doc

5/25/2009

Super Sports Agent Leigh Steinberg Speaks on Success at Prosperitas Group Event at UC Irvine

Jerry McGuire Speaks Final.doc

4/28/2009

A. Alfred Taubman to be Recognized as Distinguished Executive-in-Residence by The Paul Merage School of Business Center for Real Estate

Taubman Announcement Final.docx

4/27/2009

Quiksilver CEO McKnight Set to Makes Waves at The Paul Merage School of Business

McKnight DSS Final.docx

4/1/2009

Black & Decker President to Headline Distinguished Speakers Series at The Paul Merage School of Business

Caudill DSS Final.doc

3/30/2009

Merage School Professor Margarethe Wiersema Selected as Associate Editor of Strategic Management Journal

Wiersema SMJ Press Release Final.docx

3/18/2009

Pollster John Zogby Educates Prosperitas Peer Group on America's Trust in Light of Economic Crisis

Who Can You Trust Release Final.doc

3/17/2009

Speaker at Prosperitas Events Warns Generational Job Wars Loom

Generational Wars Release Final.doc

3/17/2009

Prosperitas Takes on Climate Change -- and the Lively Dicussion that Surrounds It

The Climate Change Dilemma March 19 Final.doc

3/16/2009

Post-MBA Earnings Place The Paul Merage School of Business Among BusinessWeek's Top 25

Post-MBA Earnings Release Final.docm

2/27/2009

Merage School Dean Selected to AACSB International's Board of Directors

AACSB Board Selection Final.doc

2/2/2009

Prosperitas Hosts Wake Up America! Global Economic Summit

Prosperitas February 19 Release Final.doc

1/27/2009

Northrop Grumman Exec to Speak at The Paul Merage School of Business

Livanos announcement for DSS Final.doc

1/08/2009

Prosperitas Members Address the Need to Redefine the American Dream

Prosperitas January 15 Release Final.docm

2008

12/2/2008

Merage School “edge” Students Grab Hold of the Long Tail

Edge-Amazon Announcement Final.doc

11/25/2008

Innovative Peer Group Caters to High Net Worth Audience

Prosperitas Release Final.doc

11/24/2008

The Paul Merage School of Business Makes the Grade in BusinessWeeks's National Rankings

BusinessWeek Rankings Final.doc

11/17/2008

OCBC and UCI Host Top Business Leaders to Address Global Economic Challenges

Global Business Conference General Release Final.doc

11/7/2008

Esteemed Designers and Researchers Converge to Explore the Design Management Process

Design Conference Final.doc

11/6/2008

Global Business Strategies Conference to Discuss Navigating Today's Economic Challenge

Global Strategies Media Advisory Final.doc
GlobalStrategiesProgram.doc

10/28/2008

Top Business and Political Leaders Rally for Global Business Conference

Global Business Conference Release Final.doc

10/16/2008

New Research Sheds Light on Innovation and Job Creation in a Global Economy

iPod Working Paper Release Final.doc
Jobs vs wages chart.pdf

8/28/2008

Prominent Business Leaders Slated for Merage Business School’s Distinguished Speakers Series

DSS Save the Date Final.doc

8/08/2008

Dr. Leonard Lane Appointed Senior Assistant Dean at UC Irvine’s Merage School of Business

Lane Release Final.doc

7/30/2008

Subprime lending not main trigger of real estate bubble

Subprime lending not main trigger of real estate bubble.doc

7/14/2008

Rajeev Tyagi Appointed Senior Associate Dean of UC Irvine’s Paul Merage School of Business

Tyagi Announcement Final.doc

7/10/2008

Chancellor’s Professor Imran Currim Appointed Associate Dean of Masters Programs at UC Irvine’s Merage School of Business

Currim Appointment Release Final.doc