Student Voices

Jun
20
2018

By Makura Compton, MBA ‘19 -- My preparation began with a lot of deep reflection and journaling during my summer before school about what I wanted to accomplish in my first year at Ross. I even created a template you can use to start this process for yourself.

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.

May
14
2018

Shannon Fung, MM ’18 -- The experiences that will make you question the way you think are the ones that make you uncomfortable: You cannot gain if you do not give.

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
16
2018

By Team Harbaugh Associates -- Managing a crisis is no easy task. We should know — we recently tried to navigate our way out of a crisis involving a driverless car company, an unavoidable accident, and a story that seems ripped from the headlines.

Apr
11
2018

By Brie Riley, BBA ‘19 -- Earlier this year I had the chance to work with a great team to create a program that would support pop-up retail shops in Detroit. Our program aimed to empower Detroit entrepreneurs who wanted to bring their ideas to life but may not have the capital to do so.

Apr
9
2018

By Michael Im, BBA ‘18 -- I really did not expect Cross Cultural Negotiations in Zagreb to turn out the way it did.

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.

Apr
2
2018

By Samuel Dicker, MM ‘18 --  Our task was to help Founders design an international model for expansion. No big deal, right? But with no previous consulting experience, I felt a bit nervous to tackle such a complex task and provide recommendations to accomplished professionals.

Mar
13
2018

By Sarabeth Fok, MBA ‘18 -- After growing up in Texas and graduating from Texas A&M with a mechanical engineering degree, I never thought I’d end up working in investment banking in New York.

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