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From India to San Diego…

Robin Gustafson, a first year MBA student and Graduate Assistant for the MBA Admissions Office spoke with classmate Harsha Musthyala about her experience moving to San Diego from India and beginning her MBA at USD.  A transcript of their conversation … Continue reading

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The University of San Diego’s MBA: providing the competitive edge, and much more.

Most perspective MBA students seem to have an inherent competitive spirit – a sort of drive that makes them want to be the best in every situation they encounter. While these types are definitely present in every class, and across … Continue reading

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Grandiosity vs Efficiency: Finding that sweet spot

In May 2015, a group of MBA and MSGL students from the University of San Diego embarked on a 2 week study abroad program in Munich and Athens. The courses on offer were Legal and Social Environment of Business, Entrepreneurial Finance … Continue reading

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“Reverse Innovation:  The epicenter of disruptive revolution”

Ahlers Center International Speaker Series Dr. Vijay Govindarajan “Nobody has a monopoly over good ideas.” -Kevin O’Leary It couldn’t have been proven better than by Reverse Innovation. It was an honor to participate in the talk by Dr. Vijay Govindarajan … Continue reading

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Your First USD MBA Experience

Not everyone remembers their very first day of school, but I’m sure you can recall the old photo your mom took on that momentous day. You know, the one she always seems to have handy around the holidays when your … Continue reading

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USD Graduate Students Enjoy Night Out at the Ballpark

“The Graduate Student Council hosted a night at Petco Park last Friday for the Padres vs. Tigers game.  The section reserved for USD graduate students was the Western Metal Building, which provided a beautiful view of the game and a … Continue reading

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MBA Students Examine Solar Panel Feasibility in Dominican Republic Schools

Sustainability and international opportunities were two areas of interest when Mario Orozco was considering enrollment in an MBA program a few years ago. Once Orozco chose the University of San Diego’s Evening MBA program in spring 2013, he was eager … Continue reading

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ACG Cup- An interview with the winners at USD

The first round of the ACG Cup case study competition was held on 6 February 2014. Six teams of USD MBA students competed in the round, with each team presenting its analysis in half an hour slots . The judges … Continue reading

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Intern Series Back on Track: Erin Baucum and DriveCam

Nearly a year ago, Erin came to Career Services and said simply, “I want to work.”  Within a week, Terra Saltzman-Baker had tapped her far reaching network to procure an interview with DriveCam.  The driver science company fell in love, … Continue reading

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