Author Archives: Siegel, Stephen

About Siegel, Stephen

Steve is the director of the Silicon Valley Program of the Claremont Colleges. A "connector" at heart, Steve works with technology partners in the area to introduce them to potential interns. When not working on SVP logistics and relationships, Steve develops close ties between Claremont McKenna College and its alumni, parents, and friends.

Small and Mighty: SVP Spring 2015 Students Announced

The Silicon Valley Program is proud to welcome a small, but mighty, group of eight students to the Spring 2015 semester.  These students hail from Pomona and Claremont McKenna colleges, and represent economics, government, applied mathematics, psychology, Asian studies, and … Continue reading

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Reflections on ITAB’s Founder, Bart Evans ’70

Your name badge is to be worn on your right side. Men should learn to tie a double Windsor knot. When presenting a gift formally, hand the gift from left-hand to left-hand, while shaking from right-hand to right-hand. Pause to … Continue reading

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Welcome to the SVP Fall 2013 Class

Fourteen SVP students arrived in the Bay Area this week for program orientation in advance of what will be one of the most rewarding experiences of their academic careers. Students enjoyed sessions on Venture Capital, safety, making effective presentations, and … Continue reading

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Silicon Valley Program Photo Contest

SVP Photo Contest SVP students past and present may share their SVP experience through photos.  Win cash prizes!  The deadline to submit is Friday, October 11, 2013. Select your favorite “Kodak moments” of the Silicon Valley Program that best captures … Continue reading

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SVP Articles & Links of Interest

Did you know that the SVP staff keeps a list of articles and links of interest to a technology-focused audience?  Check out the page at http://www.cmc.edu/svp/siliconvalleynews.php.  Tell your friends. Better yet, if there’s an article that interests you, send it … Continue reading

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The Summer 2013 Robert Day School Newsletter Features SVP

The first year of the Silicon Valley Program is a wrap, and the Robert Day School featured an article on the highlights. Check it out!  

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Introducing the Fall 2013 Interns

Silicon Valley, watch out!  The third semester of Silicon Valley Program interns have been selected.  They arrive at the beginning of September 2013, and are working away on securing their internship placement for Fall.  So, if one of these bright … Continue reading

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Reflections from a New Intern

Sitting at a table outside the cafeteria, my manager asked, “Now that you have been here for a week, how do you like EA so far? How does it differ from your expectations?” On top of my head, I couldn’t … Continue reading

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In with the New

The first semester of the Claremont Colleges’ Silicon Valley Program (SVP) ended mid-December with a whirlwind of activity.  The interns’ long hours at work, careful analysis of cases, and thoughtful preparation of papers and presentations gave way to the satisfaction … Continue reading

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Hot Potato

SVP Fall 2012 students pass along an iPad to tell the SVP Story. Check out this great video:  https://vimeo.com/51713178

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