Category Archives: evening MBA program

Finally, Finals Are Over…For Now

Finally, finals are over…for now What’s been on every first year MBA student’s mind for the last month? Well, other than internships, projects and the daily grind of class, it’s been final exams.  For most of us, this was the … Continue reading

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Career Fair Opportunities: On the Hunt for Jobs and Internships

After just one week of school a small cadre of evening, full time and international MBA students and I woke up at the crack of dawn in search of internships or jobs from a multitude of industries. The location was … Continue reading

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Venture Vetting Competition

After class last Thursday, I headed over to the IPJ Theater to catch a glimpse of the much-anticipated Venture Vetting (V2) Competition.  Out of twenty teams who submitted a business plan pitch deck, four were selected to be finalists.  Tonight, … Continue reading

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A Day in the Life of an Evening MBA student…with Triplets

My story is unconventional to say the least. About two months after taking the GMAT in 2009, I found out my wife was pregnant with triplets. Yikes! Fast-forward 2 years and here I am, still alive and finishing my first … Continue reading

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Transitioning from Military Service to Civilian Business

Transition.  Passage from one state, stage, subject, or place to another:  change. Career transition.  Wow.  That almost sounds easy.  I didn’t see anything in that definition that said uncertain, difficult, frightening, or dangerous.  No big deal, right?  I’ve even discovered … Continue reading

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In the Classroom: Entrepreneurship Venture Vetting Competition

As part of our 537 Entrepreneurship class this semester, my fellow classmates and I had a very unique experience outside the classroom a few weeks ago.  Organized by Professor Michael Lawless, the “Venture Vetting” (V2) competition on November 3 provided … Continue reading

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Sweet Success: USD Ranked 14th by Bloomberg Businessweek

Last week, USD was ranked 14th in Bloomberg Businessweek’s 2011 list of the top 20 part-time MBA programs. Moving up to 14th from 26h in 2009 is a big step for USD’s program and has an immediate benefit for my classmates and … Continue reading

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