Foundation for Financial Planning Appoints Three New Trustees

David Yeske, GGU Director of Financial Planning, elected as Trustee to the only non-profit foundation solely devoted to supporting and fostering the delivery of pro bono financial planning advice to those in need.

2017 stock market: very investor friendly

Terry Connelly, Dean Emeritus of the Ageno School of Business, weighs in on KTVU's roundup of the 2017 stock market.

Money May Not Buy Happiness, But...

GGU's Professor Emeritus and consumer psychologist Kit Yarrow weighs in on the connection between money and happiness in this US News & World Report feature.

Data Analytics Skills for Business People: Video Interview with Dr. Judy Lee

Dr. Judy Lee, Chair of the new master’s degree in business analytics program, was interviewed this month at the 21st Cloud Expo in the Silicon Valley. She has spent the majority of her career in IT and software product engineering in the San Francisco Bay Area.

International Graduate Students at GGU in San Francisco

In honor of International Education Week, here are some of the stories of our overseas graduate students who currently attend GGU.

A psychologist explains why those Facebook product ads are so darn compelling

GGU's Professor Emeritus and consumer psychologist Kit Yarrow explains how marketing strategies impact consumers.

Grads make more after attending these California colleges, federal data show

The U.S. Department of Education’s College Scorecard offers some key insights to help prospective students narrow down their choices. One of the points is "salary after attending,” which shows the median salary of students 10 years after starting school.

Videoconference: Join the Discussion on the New U.S. Tax Proposals

On November 14, The Braden School of Taxation will host one-hour videoconferences to share perspectives on the impact of the proposed Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017. Find more details and PowerPoint downloads.

Global Macroeconomic Trends Seminar Attracts Finance Luminaries to GGU’s San Francisco Campus

JP Morgan, Wells Fargo, and other experts share their insights.

Longer holiday season to help procrastinators

GGU's Professor Emeritus and consumer psychologist Kit Yarrow weighs on the impact a longer Christmas shopping season will have on consumers.

New York Times Op-Ed: Let's Waste College on the Old

"Golden Gate should be a model for how other institutions can adapt to the newer, older face of American college students."

New Financial Life Planning Concentration Taught by Founders and Leaders in the Field

Part of the MS in Advanced Financial Planning degree program, the concentration is fueled by emerging insights from Psychology and Behavioral Finance and taught by founders and leaders in the fields of financial planning, coaching, and financial therapy.

Preparing for the CFA Exam and a Career in Finance: MSF Student Taylor Tsao

How the Certified Financial Analyst exam and the MS in Finance curriculum dovetail for a GGU graduate student.

Dr. Dave Yeske is Awarded the P. Kemp Fain Jr. Award, the Profession's Lifetime Achievement Award

Dr. Dave Yeske, GGU's director of Financial Planning, was awarded the profession's lifetime achievement award by the Financial Planning Association.

GGU Faculty Member Blodwen Tarter Honored by GGU and Marketing Edge

GGU professor achieves excellence in case-study writing.

Ranking of Best Universities for Adult Learners Is “So Needed”

Forbes contributor discusses recent data that ranked GGU #1 in the U.S. for adult education.

Accomplished Finance Professional Stays on Top of His Game at GGU

Returning to school is a natural progression for Mark Loupé.

The Best Colleges For Adults

Forbes overview of the recently published Washington Monthly’s annual list of America’s Best Colleges for Adult Learners, in which Golden Gate University was ranked first in the nation.

Contra Costa Appoints County's First Female, African-American District Attorney

Diana Becton, who received her law degree from Golden Gate University and is a retired Superior Court Judge, was appointed as Contra Costa County's interim district attorney and will begin working Monday. She is both the first woman and the first African-American to serve as district attorney in the county's 168-year history.

Students Recap Winning Entry to Regional CFA Institute Research Challenge

GGU students were recognized for their in-depth analysis of Hewlett-Packard.

Director of GGU’s Financial Planning Programs Receives FPA Association’s Top Award

Dr. Yeske has been recognized for making significant contributions in the areas of service to society, academia, and government.

Announcing @GGU to Exhibit at @CloudExpo Silicon Valley

Golden Gate University will exhibit at SYS-CON's 21st International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on Oct 31 - Nov 2, 2017, at the Santa Clara Convention Center.

Financial Planning Association Recognizes Widely Respected Industry Thought Leader with Association’s Top Award

Dr. Dave Yeske, CFP®, Chair of GGU's Financial Planning department, has won the Fain Award, which is the pinnacle of recognition in the financial planning profession.

Washington Monthly's 2017 Best Colleges List Has Some Surprises

For the second year in a row, Golden Gate University was named the #1 college for adult learners.

GGU’s Masters of Science in Finance Program Admitted to CFA Institute University Affiliated Program

Membership in the University Affiliation Program signals to employers that the MSF curriculum is closely tied to the practice of financial management, and prepares students for the CFA exams.