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Conquering a Finance Case Challenge

I recently participated in the 2015 Finance Challenge, where I joined a team with three of my classmates in analyzing a business valuation case study and presented our solutions to a panel of judges. Here are my top five favorite moments

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Posted in Academics

International Life at McCombs

In the Texas MBA program, we pride ourselves on being truly global. The most treasured element of our global identity is our international student community. At about 24% of the class, they represent many countries across the continents and create

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Posted in Austin, Diversity, Full-Time, Student Life

The Start of a New Journey

first day at mccombs

July 30th, 8AM: Here I was, standing in front of the big statue – the Family Group – at the Red McCombs School of Business, impatiently searching through the emails on my phone to find the venue of my first

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Posted in Austin, Diversity, Full-Time, Student Life

Food, Food and Food

This post focuses on events with a common theme: food. They all also happen to be a good representation of typical events in my life and the MBA experience! International Night As Erin’s earlier post discussed, international night was filled

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Posted in Austin, Diversity, Events, Full-Time, Student Life, Student Orgs

2013 Texas MBA at Dallas-Fort Worth Women’s Forum

This post is courtesy of Allison Kroll, a member of the Texas MBA at Dallas/Fort Worth class of 2013. Last Saturday we hosted the second annual Women’s Forum for the Texas MBA at Dallas/Fort Worth program. This is a day-long recruiting event

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Posted in Dallas/Fort Worth, Diversity, Events

What does “non-traditional” student mean?

I had planned on writing a post on adjusting back to the student life, but fellow blogger Lisa beat me to it. If you haven’t read it yet, read it here as she absolutely nailed how a lot of us

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Posted in Diversity, Full-Time

Something there is that doesn’t love a wall….*

* The first line of Robert Frost’s Mending Wall. I know it’s not been a while since my last post. But I had to write. There is so much going on around me. I have very many things to talk

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Posted in Diversity, Full-Time, Student Life

Hey you! International Student

Last month, UT held a university wide event called Explore UT. Thousands of school students accompanied by their parents and teachers toured the campus all day and participated in many fun activities.  One of the events was specifically aimed at

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Posted in Austin, Career, Diversity, Events, Full-Time, Student Life

Consortium Students at McCombs: Brian Williams

Hello everyone. Diversity is taken pretty seriously at McCombs, and the diverse culture and experiences make classrooms in McCombs very interesting and insightful. One great resource for people thinking about McCombs and an MBA in general is the Consortium Graduate

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A Semester At McCombs

This post is courtesy of guest blogger Arturo Quintana, a spring semester exchange student at McCombs. Howdy y’all, My name is Arturo Quintana, a second year MBA student from ESADE Business School in Barcelona, Spain, currently on exchange here at the McCombs

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