Student Voices

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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.

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.

Jan
22
2018

Prior to business school, I always thought “dealing with ambiguity” was a fluffy management skill and that laid-back people were the best equipped to deal with it. That’s not me. But this class has completely changed my mind.

Jan
17
2018

For hopeful MBAs with spouses and children, the decision to move to Ann Arbor can be a stressful and uncertain one. Chuck and his family have found both a supportive environment at Ross and a sense of community around Ann Arbor that takes that stress away and makes them feel right at home.

Jan
17
2018

Ann Arbor attracts some of the brightest and most talented people in the world. And that’s just one of the exciting things Kris discovered about Ann Arbor when she moved here from Charlotte, NC.

Jan
17
2018

Luis was homesick before he even left Sacramento to move to Ann Arbor. But it wasn’t long before his uncertainty faded away and morphed into a love for some new “hometown favorites.”

Jan
17
2018

For a Pakistani kid raised in the UAE, the temperature change from the desert to the streets of Ann Arbor wasn’t the most shocking thing — it was the rich arts and entertainment scene available in Ann Arbor that stands out. 

Jan
17
2018

Joe and Holly are married Ross alumni from Houston, Texas. When they left the city for Ann Arbor, friends and family had them question what they were getting themselves into. "Why would you want to live in Michigan?" They'd ask.

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