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Teaching it Forward

By Kartik Aggarwal | April 17, 2024

This year, the AI4OPT “Teaching the Teachers” mission came to life on Berkeley’s campus with the first in-person Kids Teach…

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Transforming the Synthetic Biology Industry Berkeley IEOR Professor Rob Leachman’s Pioneering Benchmarking Study

By Kartik Aggarwal | April 17, 2024

Photo by Adam Lau Berkeley IEOR Professor Rob Leachman has been awarded a $1 million grant from BioMADE, a Manufacturing…

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Berkeley IEOR Alum Tony Xu, DoorDash CEO and Co-Founder, to Deliver 2024 Commencement Address

By Goldie Negelev | April 9, 2024

Berkeley IEOR is proud to announce that Tony Xu (B.S. ’07 IEOR), CEO and co-founder of DoorDash, a technology company…

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Cal Alum Sonita Lontoh ’99 challenges us to achieve 100 gifts for Big Give

By Kartik Aggarwal | March 6, 2024

In celebration of International Women’s Month, Cal alum Sonita Lontoh ’99 is challenging the Berkeley IEOR community for Big Give…


Announcing the 2024 Jengyee Prize – Win A $2000 Scholarship!

By Goldie Negelev | March 6, 2024

Announcing the 2024 Jengyee Prize – Leadership for a Better World Attention all Berkeley undergraduates! The 2024 Jengyee Prize –…

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Berkeley IEOR Alum Sonita Lontoh Featured in Manufacturing Today Magazine

By Kartik Aggarwal | February 16, 2024

Berkeley IEOR alum Sonita Lontoh ’99 takes center stage in the latest edition of Manufacturing Today magazine. The feature illuminates…

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Student Spotlight: Q&A with Adrian Enders, Berkeley Analytics ‘24

By Kartik Aggarwal | February 16, 2024

Q: How has your experience as a student-athlete influenced your approach to academics? A: Rowing has definitely shaped my approach…

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Transforming Decision-Making with AI: A Shift from Prediction to Optimization in Machine Learning

By Kartik Aggarwal | February 16, 2024

Amid the surging popularity of AI, companies, organizations, and institutions worldwide are eagerly embracing its transformative potential. Yet, a disparity…

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Rajan Udwani Receives NSF Career Award

By Kartik Aggarwal | February 13, 2024

Berkeley IEOR Assistant Professor Rajan Udwani has won the National Science Foundation’s (NSF) Faculty Early Career Development Program (CAREER) Award.…