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May
22
2019

When I look back at all of my study abroad photos from Sweden now, I think about how different my life would be if I had not been brave enough to try something new and uncommon.

Apr
22
2019

Effective altruism (EA) is a philosophy and international social movement that uses evidence and rigorous research to determine the most effective ways to identify and solve these kinds of problems. And, I’m happy to say, it recently found its way into Michigan Ross.

Mar
15
2019

Several weeks ago, I had the privilege of helping organize the second annual University of Michigan Science Olympiad tournament, an event that I had helped to plan since last September. 

Feb
13
2019

Have you ever spoken to someone you knew nothing about but within seconds found something in common that kept you talking for hours? I hope that this has happened to you at least once; it is one of life’s great joys.

Jan
10
2019

Peer coaches help first-year students foster a great relationship between an experienced Ross student and a first-year Ross student. Freshmen in BA 100 learn that they can come to their coach with questions about anything — from questions related to academics to questions about social life to questions about sporting events at Michigan and everything in between. 

Nov
16
2018

As President of the Mind Matters Mental Health Initiative, I recently hosted an event with five amazing speakers (outlined on the bottom of this post) called Head Talks.  Head Talks is a Ted-Talk style seminar on mindfulness, mental health and wellness, and positive psychology.

Oct
1
2018

"If you're not at the table, you're on the menu!"  This saying is quite popular in Washington D.C. It was repeated by almost every speaker we heard during the Washington Campus Carson Scholars program, which I participated in earlier this year.

Sep
24
2018

The Great Wall of China, Shanghai Tower, and Tencent Headquarters; An incredible journey that kicked off in the historical capital city of Beijing and concluded in the entrepreneurial and avant-garde city of Shenzhen has presented me with plenty of ‘food-for-thought’.

Sep
19
2018

Once I was accepted into Michigan Ross, I was looking to take advantage of all of the resources Ross provides to help me expand my network, meet new people, and push myself to grow. Joining clubs and being involved in student life is one of the best ways to do this, and the options for club involvement at Ross are incredible (and can be a little overwhelming). Choosing which clubs to join can be a daunting task!

Aug
29
2018

By Rishi Prasad, BBA ‘20 As a society, we are in the early stages...

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