Monthly Archives: September 2011

The MBAR: A Magical Memory Maker

This acronym may seem just like all the others – M.B.A., N.O.I., G.P.A., J.O.B., but don’t be fooled.  This one is different. For one, no one knows for sure what it stands for (I’m hoping those mentioned above are more … Continue reading

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Fun with Finance – the CFA Institute Global Investment Research Challenge

An enormous advantage I’ve encountered throughout my MBA experience is the unexpected connection between academics and networking. After months of studying for and finishing the GMAT (not to mention filling out countless B-School applications), my brain was anticipating a fact–filled … Continue reading

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Breakfast of Champions…

After a long summer in Silicon Valley working in “Corporate America,” our 2nd year Welcome Back breakfast was an overdue reminder of the reasons why I am proud to be an MBA at USD. For starters, the familiar faces of … Continue reading

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Internship Searching (Quick tip: Be persistent!)

Frankly, the beginning of my time as an IMBA student was a blur. I had recently moved back to the States from a summer in Kisumu, Kenya, and I was very much looking forward to discovering all that sunny San … Continue reading

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Back to School…but first a Harbor Cruise

There is no better way to kick off the school year than being in the late August sunshine with all of your friends aboard the Hornblower Cruise! The energy and excitement that comes with the start of the school year … Continue reading

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