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A CAM Adventure in Washington and Baltimore

The Corporate Finance CAM at The Carlyle Group headquarters.

Last week, Professor Scott Gibson and the 2nd years in the Corporate Finance CAM (Career Acceleration Module) headed to Washington, D.C. and Baltimore, to meet with financial leaders from top organizations including Legg Mason and The Carlyle Group. On Tuesday,

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Posted in Alumni, Blog Post, CAM, Career Acceleration Modules, Executive Partners, Finance, Full-time MBA, International, Students

A Summer Spent Charging up Jacksonville

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This summer, Full-Time MBA student Hanyan Wu worked with the CSX Public Safety, Health and Environment department on a variety of projects related to improving energy efficiency and increasing renewable energy and electric vehicle use at CSX. Hanyan researched the feasibility

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Posted in Alumni, Blog Post, Entrepreneurship, Full-time MBA, International, Internship, Students

On the road with the W&M Executive and Flex MBA Progams

Kim Mallory at the “Mingle on the Street” Hampton Roads Chamber event.

May was a busy month for the EMBA and Flex programs as we took the MBA for Working Professionals on the road.   On May 1st, I attended a college day event at Newport News Shipbuilding. The event was sponsored by

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Posted in Alumni, Blog Post, EMBA, Faculty, Flex MBA, Students

Congratulations W&M MBA Class of 2013!

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This past weekend was one of proud celebration. There wasn’t a dry eye in the house – from both rain and tears of joy as we celebrated the commencement exercises for our W&M MBA Class of 2013. It was a

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Posted in Admissions, Alumni, Blog Post, Career Acceleration Modules, Full-time MBA, Students

Harvard Business School Luxury Conference 2013

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The Luxury Retail Club at the Mason School of Business joined other experts in the luxury industry at this year’s conference at the Harvard  Business School. Two members of the club shared their experience with BizBeat. What was your background

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

The Fashion Connection: An Executive MBA student shares his experience

EMBA student Hamilton Perkins asks Daron Pope ’01 a question during the presentation.

I’m a student in the Executive MBA class of 2014 and the founder and creative director of the eponymous accessory label Hamilton Perkins Collection.  After working progressively in retail for five years, I started HPC in 2009 with the goal

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Posted in Alumni, Blog Post, Brand, EMBA, Entrepreneurship, Finance, Marketing, Students

SEcon2013: Both Insightful and Revolutionary

SECon13 was held at the Mason School of Business Friday, March 22, 2013.

Last year was an amazing year for me, and to some respect, SEcon12 was a big part of that.  The conference introduced me to the notion of Social Entrepreneurship and Corporate Social Responsibility.  It challenged my understanding of social impact

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Posted in Alumni, Blog Post, Entrepreneurship, Full-time MBA, Internship, Marketing, SEcon, Students, Volunteering

A first-hand understanding of impact investing at the Mason School of Business

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Last Tuesday, the Finance Club and Net Impact Club welcomed a distinguished a Mason School of Business alumni Sarah Williams ’76, M.B.A. ’78, who spoke on the topic of impact investing. She is currently serving as the Chief Risk Officer

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

An Hour with Troy Fulton M.B.A. ’06: Mobile Technology Expert

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The key ingredient for a phenomenal MBA experience is taking advantage of every opportunity to network with alums and hear about their professional experiences. After a year and a half in the full time program I continue to be amazed

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Posted in Alumni, Blog Post, Full-time MBA, Marketing, Students

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
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  • Veterans Day Celebration  
    On behalf of the MBA Program at the Raymond A. Mason School of Business, thank you to our military students, faculty, staff, and executive partners for your patriotism, love of country, and willingness to serve and sacrifice for the common good.  Friday, November 10th 12:30 pm - 1:30pm Alan B. Miller Hall, Common Lounges
  • MBA International Student Association DIWALI
    MBA's ISA is hosting Diwali. Join for a night of great food, music, dance and performances. Friday, November 3rd 6:00 pm - 9:30pm Trinkle Hall
  • MBAA Net Impact Introductory Meeting
    This will be the introductory meeting for the Net Impact club. Friday, September 22nd 12:30 pm - 2:00pm Alan B. Miller Hall, Room 1008