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Dec
20
2018

Since I started school (and maintained a part-time work schedule), Erik and I have had to be more intentional to carve out time. We’re both in class or at work, meetings, and events for 12 to 14 hours per day, so we’ve had to find better ways to meal prep, grocery shop, clean (on occasion), and keep up with life.

Dec
20
2018

When we received the acceptance call from Michigan Ross, it caused a 360-degree about-face in our lives. We were planning our wedding. We had both just been promoted at work. And now: We have a big decision to make that comes with many mixed feelings.

Dec
20
2018

When Dayna got into Ross, it was a bittersweet moment for me.  I was incredibly proud of my partner. She’d earned her way into her top choice program, and getting her MBA from Ross was the best next step in her career. At the same time, I was incredibly terrified. I was building my own career in New York City, and relocating wasn’t an option for me personally or professionally.

Dec
20
2018

This is part of a series of blogs from the partners of Michigan Ross MBA students. From long-distance relationships...

Oct
8
2018

My friends warned me that living in a small college town in a Midwestern state would be very different, and I’d at best be tokenized as one of a handful of LGBTQ individuals and at worst be in a community rife with latent homophobia.  Thankfully, reflecting on my first year at Ross, I realize that couldn’t be further from the truth.    

Sep
4
2018

We are working with an inspirational and enthusiastic group of women to create a conference focused on empowering women during their MBA, through their internship, and beyond graduation into their careers.

Jul
20
2018

This summer, four Michigan Ross full-time MBA students are participating in summer internships in emerging markets across the world, as part of the Global Impact internship Program from the William Davidson Institute.

Jun
1
2018

By Kashay Sanders -- In a life before Michigan Ross, I worked for a workforce development agency, aimed at providing job coaching to low-income New Yorkers with barriers to employment.

Apr
24
2018

By Thais Hernandez, MBA ‘18 -- This past year, the Michigan Ross Marketing Lab hosted the Nielsen Learning Series, a four-part workshop designed to teach students how to pull and interpret big data from Nielsen Answers, a platform used by every major consumer packaged goods company and beyond.

Apr
5
2018

The 2018 Michigan Ross MAP is underway, with 422 MBAs taking on 83 projects in 20 countries across the world. More than four weeks in, students have gone from getting their feet wet to being fully immersed in their work, which means now they’re fully grasping the challenges they face.

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