Monthly Archives: February 2013

My Junto Experience

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What was coined as an idea by Benjamin Franklin in the year 1727, of a small club dedicated towards mutual improvement on a common area of interest, was taken to an all new level by the current first years of

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Posted in BizBeat, Blog Post, Entrepreneurship, Full-time MBA, Junto, Students

Meet the First Year… Kathleen Quinn

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Where are you from? Rosemont, PA (right outside Philly) Describe yourself in one word. Energetic What’s a typical day like for you? Wake up, turn on some music (Hall & Oates, Girl Talk, Jay and Ye…depends on the day) and

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Posted in BizBeat, Blog Post, Full-time MBA, Students, Volunteering

The fun world of Charlie Seltzer

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He is known for throwing the best parties in the MBA program with his roommates; his love for biking and everything Latin America; and his infectious smile. Join us as we explore the fun world of Charlie Seltzer. BB: What

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Overheard in Committee

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With our Round 2 decision process coming to an end, I decided to borrow a blog idea from the William & Mary Undergraduate Admission’s Admit It! Blog. They have a series of features called “Overheard in Committee” where they address

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Posted in Admissions, Blog Post

Field Consulting in the Music City

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Last week I had the opportunity to visit Nashville for three days as part of a research trip for my field consulting project. Field consulting is a student-led team project that allows us to apply skills and lessons learned during

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Posted in Blog Post, Entrepreneurship, Full-time MBA, Marketing

Senator Bob Bennett visits the Mason School

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Last Friday, former Senator Robert F. “Bob” Bennett of Utah came to the Mason School of Business for a lecture on healthcare. Sen. Bennett served as United States Senator for 18 years and was largely known for being a senator who

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Posted in Blog Post, Full-time MBA, Healthcare, Marketing, Military, Students

Great Success at Winter Visit Weekend

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After lots of planning and preparation, the MBA Admissions team held its annual Winter Visit Weekend on February 1-2, 2013! We were host to approximately 40 prospective MBA candidates and their guests from all over the US and the World

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An hour with Chancellor Gates

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On February 7, 2013, Chancellor Robert Gates spent an hour answering questions from a room full of students. So what can be learned from an hour observing and listening to the man known as Robert Gates? As it turns out,

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Posted in Alumni, Blog Post, Flex MBA, Full-time MBA, JD/MBA, MAcc, Major General James Wright, Military, Undergrad

Cuba through my Eyes

Kaori Hashimoto flashing the peace sign in Cuba over Winter Break.

On January 3rd, 2013, eleven students from Mason School of Business ventured on a 10-day trip to La Habana, Cuba. This trip, led by Professor McCoy, forms part of ‘Global Business Immersion — a focus on social issues.’ Our on-site

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Posted in BizBeat, Blog Post, Full-time MBA, International, Students

A Tale of Three Nations

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Over the winter break, 25 Mason MBA and BBAs ventured into exotic Southeast Asia as part of the capstone trip for the Global Business Analysis and Immersion course. Led by Dr. Don Rahtz, the group visited Thailand, Cambodia and Vietnam

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