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2013

Students Achieve 50% Returns in Socially Responsible Investment Fund During Turbulent Times December 13, 2013

UC Berkeley Reduces Carbon Emissions Ahead of Schedule November 13, 2013

More Women in Business Makes for Better Business Overall November 12, 2013

Berkeley-Haas Strengthens Focus on Social Impact of Business with Launch of New Institute November 06, 2013

Study Linking Shareholder Resolutions to Firm Performance Wins Moskowitz Prize October 29, 2013

Dean Lyons discusses "Today's Talent Challenge: Seeking Brave, Path-Bending Leaders" at Aspen Institute Business & Society Event October 07, 2013

Nature Conservancy CEO to Speak on Marrying Capitalism and Environmentalism October 01, 2013

Women in Leadership: Good For Us All, by Kellie McElhaney September 30, 2013

4 CRB Alumni Cited in Fortune Magazine's 40 Under 40 September 29, 2013

Kellie McElhaney discusses "Leading the Charge for a New Tomorrow" on CIO Talk Radio August 28, 2013

Dean Lyons Reviews Haas' Culture and Defining Principles on Fox Business Network July 25, 2013

Haas Socially Responsible Investment Fund Recognized in Poets & Quants June 6, 2013

Socially Responsible Investment Fund Launches Capital Campaign April 22, 2013

Kellie McElhaney receives founder and visionary award at CRB 10th anniversary celebration, March 31, 2013

CRB's Jo Mackness in Bloomberg Businessweek on B-Schools hiring back alums with special sauce-commitment, March 29, 2013

Former CRB Give Something Back Scholar Melissa Medina (Haas BSBA '11) Selected for the 2013 Filipino American Youth Leadership Program  May 15, 2013

2012

Professor McElhaney Speaks about Barclays' Leadership in News from The Associated Press February 13, 2012

Haas ranks #3 for Top MBA Program Focused in Sustainability January 22, 2013

Professor McElhaney Speaks about Barclays' Leadership in News from The Associated Press February 13, 2012

Professor McElhaney Writes for New York Times: Corporations Must be Proactive December 12, 2012

Hass MBA Students Advise Wal-Mart on Greening Supply Chain November 21, 2012

More Female Board Directors Add Up to Improved Sustainability Performance November 14, 2012

Professor Kellie McElhaney Quoted in CNN Article "Why Everyone Wants To Work With The Good Guys" November 8, 2012

Faculty Director Kellie McElhaney's Working Paper Entitled "Women Create Sustainable Value" Cited in The Guardian October 26, 2012

UC Berkeley Graduate Students Receive Dow Sustainability Inovation Student Challange Awards October 25, 2012

Berkeley-Haas Earns #1 Green MBA Spot in Princeton Review's 2013 Ratings October 9, 2012

Moskowitz Prize Winner 2012: The Benefits of CSR Engagement October 3, 2012

Winners of 2012 Moskowitz Prize for Sustainable, Responsible, Impact Investing Study Announced October 3, 2012

Berkeley-Haas Signs on to U.N. Principles for Responsible Management in Education August 22, 2012

Haas Undergrads Contribute To Study: "Selling Sustainability From the Inside"July 24, 2012

Visiting Professor Nadja Guenster Wins European Financial Mgmt Award for Top Downladed Paper of 2011 July 9, 2012

Corporate Responsibility Expert Kellie McElhaney to Speak at Sustainable Investment Conference June 15, 2012

Dow Kokam in Green Fleet Magazine- "Making the Business Case for Alternative-Energy Vehicles" June 5, 2012

CRB Faculty Director Kellie McElhaney and Haas Alumnus Marcus Chung Quoted in Knowledge@Wharton Article Entitled, "From Fringe to Mainstream: Companies Integrate CSR Initiatives Into Everyday Business" May 25, 2012

Haas School of Business Recognized as a Top "Green MBA" Program April 17, 2012

CRB's Tony Kingsbury Speaks at Sustainable Packaging Symposium on "Brand Owner and Retailer Perspectives on Sustainable Packaging" April 4, 2012

CRB Professor Kellie McElhaney Comments on Apple's Factory Improvement Commitments, on NPR March 30, 2012

Marcus Chung, Haas MBA 2004, Empowers Talbots' Female Garment Workers Through Education March 1, 2012

UC Berkeley's College of Chemistry Receives $3.5 Million Gift from Dow to Further Advance Sustainable Chemistry Education February 24, 2012

CRB's Lloyd Kurtz discusses how capital can be directed toward long-term sustainability solutions, in an interview with FSInsight February 10, 2012

2011

UC Berkeley students win $10,000 awards for sustainability projects October 5, 2011

4 receive Moskowitz Prize for SRI-capital cost paper October 4, 2011

Winner of 2011 Moskowitz Prize for Socially Responsible Investing is Announced October 3, 2011

Recap of the "Sustainability Management in the Value Chain" workshop hosted by CRB in collaboration with Levi Strauss & Co. September 30, 2011

CRB's Tony Kingsbury weighs in on recycling in the Bay Area with The Wall Street Jorunal September 29, 2011

SPS grantee wins award for an invention that can bring clean water to the world's poorest regions May 19, 2011

Tony Kingsbury on "Seven packaging predictions for a resource-strapped future" May 12, 2011

NextBillion: "Not Just Good or Bad ... But Making It Better: Ideas to Impact" May 4, 2011

Tony Kingsbury on Creating Shared Value in FSG Roundtable May 2011

We have announced the 2011 Dow Sustainability Innovation Student Challenge Winners! April 15, 2011

Watch Professor McElhaney's TEDx Presidio talk on CSR 3.0, trust, Abercrombie Kids push up bikini tops, Walmart, Millennials & JCrew April 7, 2011

Tony Kingsbury, Executive-In-Residence, on "keeping molecules in play" at the Sustainable Packaging Symposium March 18, 2011

Newest Tumblr post on CRB's Design Thinking Workshop March 3, 2011

Adele Peters, CRB's SPS Program Manager was published in newest version of Worldchanging: A User's Guide for the 21st Century March 2, 2011

Kellie McElhaney on "2011 - An Exciting Year For Corporate Responsibility" in newest issue of CSRWire March 2011

Tumblr post on "9th Annual Haas Celebration: The Power of Social Technology for Good" February 23, 2011

Omar Romero-Hernandez, Visiting Professor and Researcher of Haas and CRB wins award for his work on Mexico's financial system February 14, 2011

"Searching for New Forms of Legitimacy Through Corporate Responsibility Rhetoric" article published by Itziar CastellÓ, visiting researcher at the Center for Responsible Business during Fall 2010.February 10, 2011

2010

CRB's former Program Manager Mo Al-Shawaf (now at SustainAbility) writes blog post on "Top 10 Sustainability Trends of 2010" December 15, 2010

Levi's Competition Asks Students to Reuse, Recycle for Returns November 15, 2010

Levi's Competition Asks Students to Reuse, Recycle for Returns November 15, 2010

David Vogel of UC Berkeley is representing UCB on the ARCS (Alliance for Research on Corporate Sustainability) Board

Joe Bozich of Alta Gracia Top 13 in Huffington Post's Game Changers October 21, 2010

Nobel Laureates Honor Physic Ventures' William Rosenzweig with Business for Peace Award October 19, 2010

Sustainable Excellence: The Future of Business in a Fast-Changing World book by Aron Cramer, CEO of BSR, published on Oct. 12 October 12, 2010

The Economist Blog: Dean Lyons on "The MBA goes back to school" September 9, 2010

HuffPost: Aron Cramer, CEO of BSR, responds to WSJ anti-CSR article August 23, 2010

CS Monitor: Professor McElhaney comments on "Four reasons Tony Hayward is apparently out as BP chief" July 26, 2010

Vault: Blog Post by MBA Candidate Megan Rast on "Hunting for Energy Efficiency at eBay" July 21, 2010

Find MBA: Jo discusses view on "Beyond the Greenwash: MBA Programs for Positive Impact" July 20, 2010

NY Times: Professor McElhaney offers some insight on apparel label Alta Gracia (company Knights Apparel) that pays factory workers a living wage July 18, 2010

Catchpole report lists CRB in the top 12 CSR organizations worldwide June 2010

Business Ethics Magazine: Jo Mackness, CRB Executive Director, talks about the role of business schools in the financial crisis May 7, 2010

Haas Undergrads Win Pepsi Refresh Prize of $25K for the Hep B Project May 5, 2010

First Issue of the CRB's Newsletter goodbusiness Released!

A Renewable Energy Debate Heats Up In The Mojave NPR Interview with Professor Kevin Sweeney, April 23, 2010

Haas Receives Two Five-Star Ratings in The Sustainable MBA: A Guide to Business Schools Making a Difference

2007

Student Funds Get Responsible BusinessWeek, November 20, 2007

Berkeley students get sustainable funding Financial Times, November 2, 2007

Cal given $10 million by Dow Chemical to work on sustainability San Francisco Chronicle, October 31, 2007

Berkeley MBA Program mentioned in FT.com article on Beyond Grey Pinstripes Rankings Financial Times, October 11, 2007

Executive strategy: On business and democracy by Kevin SweeneySustainable Industries Journal, September 28, 2007

Haas to launch socially responsible fund Financial Times, September 28, 2007

A Student-Run Fund With a Conscience The Daily Californian, September 26, 2007

Haas Takes New Tack on Investing (*Subscription)The Wall Street Journal, September 18, 2007

Business Schools: The Recruiter's Top Picks (*Subscription)The Wall Street Journal, September 17, 2007

A Hire Calling - Human Resource Executive Online September 1, 2007

Executive Strategy: What's sustainability got to do with it? by Kevin SweeneySustainable Industries Journal, August 3, 2007

Spending it wisely by Kellie McElhaneyIrish Times, July 9, 2007

Benefiting both sides Irish Times, July 9, 2007

2006

The Greater Goods | East Bay companies live by the triple bottom line: profits, the planet and people The East Bay Monthly, December 2006

Shattering the glass of corporate-speak by Kevin SweeneySustainable Industries Journal, November 1, 2006

M.B.A. Survey: Something Old, Something New (*Subscription)The Wall Street Journal, September 20, 2006

Executive Strategy: Thinking Broadly about Business Education by Kevin SweeneySustainable Industries Journal, August 30, 2006

Powerful Attraction: Using CSR as a Business Strategy to Engage Women by Kellie McElhaneyBSR Weekly #5, August 29, 2006

Ethics Teaching: An Insider's View by Kellie McElhaneyEthical Corporation, May 8, 2006

Teaching Ethics, Post-Enron Ethical Corporation, May 1, 2006

Driving Ethics into the Mainstream Business Ethics, April 18, 2006

Selling Out or Buying In? by Dara O'RourkeBoston Globe, April 5, 2006

Climate of Hope by Kevin SweeneySalon.com, April 4, 2006

2005

Recruiters Seek M.B.A.s Trained in Responsibility (*Subscription) The Wall Street Journal, December 13, 2005

Forum with Michael Krasny: Businesses and Social Responsibility National Public Radio (NPR), November 10, 2005

Your Haas Network: Mike Homer, BS 81 CalBusiness, Summer 2005

Sustainability at the CoreBiz Ed, July/August 2005

An M.B.A. Student Asks: Where Are the Women? The Wall Street Journal, March 24, 2005

2004

B-School Stresses Importance Of Setting Ethical Boundaries The Wall Street Journal, December 10, 2004

Tobacco Giant Faces Ethics Critics (*Subscription)Contra Costa Times, October 14, 2004

Chevron Touts Social Responsibility (*Subscription)Contra Costa Times, September 29, 2004

$7M car giveaway stuns TV audienceUSA Today, September 13, 2004

UC biz ethics guru seeks reforms now East Bay Business Times, July 24, 2004

Training a New Generation of Business Leaders GreenMoney Journal, July 21, 2004

The Irresponsible Investor The New York Times, June 6, 2004

Out of Prison, Executives Find a Spot At the Lectern (*Subscription)The New York Times, June 1, 2004

2003

Corporate Responsibility Drives Haas Professor (*Subscription)Contra Costa Times, April 20, 2003

2002

Business students to tackle ethics issues Berkeleyan, September 9, 2002