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Faces of JSOM: Malicka Modgil
Faces of JSOM: Malicka Modgil

This week's Faces of JSOM is Malicka Modgil who is pursuing her MBA at the Jindal School of Management - UT Dallas.

Written by Graduate Dean's CouncilNovember 27
Faces of JSOM: Robert Liebendorfer
Faces of JSOM: Robert Liebendorfer

Faces of JSOM featuring Robert Liebendorfer.

Written by Graduate Dean's CouncilNovember 1
EMBA and GLEMBA Class of 2017 Tour of the Korean DMZ
EMBA and GLEMBA Class of 2017 Tour of the Korean DMZ

The class visited The DMZ, effectively a 2.4-mile-wide, cease-fire zone that runs along the border of North and South Korea for approximately 150 miles.

Written by EMBA and GLEMBA Study ToursJune 23
EMBA and GLEMBA Class of 2017 Visit to IDG Ventures Vietnam
EMBA and GLEMBA Class of 2017 Visit to IDG Ventures Vietnam

The second GLEBMA/EMBA business meeting in Ho Chi Minh City was with IDG Ventures Vietnam, a venture capitalist fund specializing in the media and technology space.

Written by EMBA and GLEMBA Study ToursJune 2
Enthusiasm and Reverence a Way of Life for Accounting Graduate Student
Enthusiasm and Reverence a Way of Life for Accounting Graduate Student

Get to know dual-degree accounting and MBA grad student, HD Barot, in this special audio recorded interview!

Written by Jimmie MarkhamDecember 15
Overcoming Fears of Moving Starting at Home
Overcoming Fears of Moving Starting at Home

In this post, undergraduate Munashe Chando gives you suggestions to overcome your fears of moving by doing three things starting in your hometown. Read to find out!

Written by Munashe ChandoNovember 14
GLEMBA Class of 2016 Visit to Head Held High Foundation
GLEMBA Class of 2016 Visit to Head Held High Foundation

The last company visit for the GLEMBA 2016 international trip to India was to Head Held High Foundation (HHH), a nonprofit organization in Bangalore. Read to find out about the insights of the trip!

Written by Veronica VazquezSeptember 8
GLEMBA Class of 2016 Visit to Safran Engineering Services
GLEMBA Class of 2016 Visit to Safran Engineering Services

The GLEMBA class of 2016 second visit with Safran India Private Limited took place in Bengaluru, the center for the Safran Engineering Services. Katie Boyle gives us a recap of the trip in this week's post.

Written by Katie BoyleAugust 30
Shivam Patel’s Internship with Toyota
Shivam Patel’s Internship with Toyota

In this interview, Shivam shares his newfound passion for his industry and tells why other students should seek this same passion through their internships.

Written by Kelsi EdwardsAugust 26
Justin’s Internship Experiences
Justin’s Internship Experiences

With five internship experiences under his belt, Justin Mauller has learned plenty of lessons from each one.

Written by Gaby MokryJune 23
Ankita’s Internship at KPMG in the Tax Department
Ankita’s Internship at KPMG in the Tax Department

Ankita Kapoor recently interned in the tax department at KPMG, an international audit, tax and advisory company, to see if it was right for her. Read along her experience to see if it was the right fit!

Written by Kelsi EdwardsMay 24
JSOM Graduation Speech
JSOM Graduation Speech

Graduate ITM and Marketing student, Hua Bai, reflects over the past few years she spent in JSOM while she takes off the student hat and puts on the alum hat.

Written by Hua BaiMay 10
How To Excel At Showing Your Skills: Gauri Kadu Part 2
How To Excel At Showing Your Skills: Gauri Kadu Part 2

If you’re an undergraduate student, you’ve probably thought once or twice about when to apply for internships. Haven’t gotten there yet? Read on in this two-part series with Gauri Kadu.

Written by Prithvi PersadMarch 30
How To Excel At Showing Your Skills: Gauri Kadu Part 1
How To Excel At Showing Your Skills: Gauri Kadu Part 1

If you’re an undergraduate student, you’ve probably thought once or twice about when to apply for internships. Haven’t gotten there yet? Read on.

Written by Prithvi PersadMarch 24
Fernanda Muñoz’s Internship at Top Golf International
Fernanda Muñoz’s Internship at Top Golf International

Fernanda Muñoz accepted an internship at Top Golf International to dive into the field of finance. In this interview, Fernanda shares details of her experience, including how essential it is to network.

Written by Gaby MokryMarch 21
Hira Saleem's Internship with Bell Helicopter
Hira Saleem's Internship with Bell Helicopter

Hira Saleem became an intern at Bell Helicopter to learn more about human resources and broaden her knowledge of the business world. In this interview, Hira gives tips from her internship experience.

Written by Gaby MokryMarch 7
Connecting the Dots: The Archer Fellowship
Connecting the Dots: The Archer Fellowship

Archer Fellow Naomi Damato has had a busy semester as an Archer Fellow in D.C. Read more about her story to find out just what it's like to study under this fellowship.

Written by Naomi D'AmatoOctober 28
He Just Didn't Give Up
He Just Didn't Give Up

Meet the mystery student who just didn't give up on his journey to get to UT Dallas. Can you guess who this guy is?

Written by Sayan NandiOctober 20
Expectations vs. Reality
Expectations vs. Reality

Jenny Garcia wasn't sure how her first semester at UTD would pan out. Check out her blog post to find out how UT Dallas exceeded her expectations.

Written by Jennifer GarciaOctober 14
Career Expo to Internship
Career Expo to Internship

JSOM Alumna Michelle Abuda knows exactly what it's like to work from career expo, to internship, to full time job. Read more about her experiences and get inspired by this go-getter!

Written by Michelle AbudaOctober 8
Truly Absolute: A Business Success Story
Truly Absolute: A Business Success Story

There are lots of business success stories out there -- some of the most successful ones come from our very own JSOM students! Read more about Truly Absolute, a nonprofit company started by JSOM's own, Rebecca Tjahja.

Written by Rebecca TjahjaSeptember 25
My JSOM Journey
My JSOM Journey

MS in ITM student Priyanka Palkar has had a lot of unique experiences at while at the Naveen Jindal School of Management. Read more about them here.

Written by Priyanka PalkarSeptember 8
Three Lessons I Learned From Starting My Own Magazine
Three Lessons I Learned From Starting My Own Magazine

Laila Mir had a dream of starting her own magazine for Muslim women. Read more about her challenges and triumphs here.

Written by Laila MirAugust 28
Alumni in Action — Can We Count on You?
Alumni in Action — Can We Count on You?

Alumni have a very important role in advancing the Naveen Jindal School of Management. Read about how an alumnus worked with Professor McClain Watson to create a series of business communications workshops for JSOM students.

Written by McClain WatsonAugust 21
It All Works Out...
It All Works Out...

Coming to the US to study for the first time can be a daunting experience. Find out whether or not it all works out for MS ITM Student Pradnya Nigade

Written by Pradnya NigadeAugust 14
JSOM Student’s Crowning Achievements Include Capturing Miss Corporate America Teen Title
JSOM Student’s Crowning Achievements Include Capturing Miss Corporate America Teen Title

Crowned Miss Corporate America Teen 2015, Rebecca Tjahja is traveling the country for a year as an “ambassador for young women in the business world.”

Written by Donna Steph RianAugust 13

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