Monthly Archives: November 2012

Getting To Know You

Hopefully we can all agree on at least one thing – first impressions are crucial. From the old adage “you never get a second chance at a first impression” to Mr. Darcy’s famous assertion that his “good opinion once lost

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Reach for the Sky: Real Estate CAM and the MBA Experience in NYC

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The second year of the Mason School of Business MBA experience is really where you can begin to branch out from the grueling fundamentals of business and begin to explore key areas of interest for your future.  The Mason School

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Posted in Blog Post, CAM, Full-time MBA, Students

What is Social Entrepreneurship Anyway?

That is a question we frequently received when we began planning SEcon 2012, and it still persists. Actually, in May, 2001, J. Gregory Dees wrote in an article entitled THE MEANING OF “SOCIAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP,” that the term “combines the passion

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Posted in Alumni, Blog Post, Faculty, SEcon

MBAA: On top of the world via Richmond

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On November 9th, the William and Mary MBA Healthcare Club toured the Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center in Richmond, Virginia.  The VCU Medical Center is located in the heart of downtown Richmond and employs over 8000 people. Founded in 1838,

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MBA Admissions Interviews: Insider Tips from William & Mary

Congratulations, you have submitted (or are preparing to submit) your application to B-School! If you are a candidate who met an early deadline, you may have already received your official invitation to interview. If you haven’t had the chance to

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Diwali: The Celebration of Lights

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This past Friday I was able to participate in my first student organized event since joining the Mason School of Business. Our ISA (International Student Association) put on our annual Diwali Celebration and it was a night of good food,

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MBAA: Using Movember for Raising Cash, Awareness

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Have you ever wondered what your co-worker or classmate might look with a mutton chops or a Fu Manchu mustache?  Back in mid-October, seventeen MBAs from the 2013 and 2014 classes started to grow out their beards in preparation for

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CAM Adventures in D.C. and Baltimore

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As part of the Corporate Finance Career Acceleration Module, we went to visit various financial institutions in D.C. and Baltimore. Our first stop along the way was in D.C. at the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC). The FDIC helps to

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Posted in Alumni, Blog Post, CAM, Finance, Full-time MBA, Students

Homecoming 2012!

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On October 26-27, William & Mary played host to alumni and friends for its Homecoming weekend 2012. One uninvited guest tried to (literally) rain on our parade, but Hurricane Sandy spared us and the weekend was a success. Williamsburg did

Posted in Admissions

MBAA: Marketing Club Panel Reveals Valuable Insights for the Internship Search

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On Tuesday, October 23rd, the Marketing Club hosted a marketing internship discussion panel in which several second-year students shared their internship experiences. The panel provided everyone with fresh insight on the various opportunities in marketing, how to apply to and

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