Browsing Category: Darden Abroad Course

Darden Abroad Course, Darden Worldwide Course, Global Business Experience

Paloma Bengoechea (Class of 2018) Reflects on Darden Worldwide Course to China

By Iqra RazzaqPaloma Bengoechea is a rising second year at Darden from North Bethesda, Maryland. For her undergraduate degree, Paloma earned her B.A. in Art History and minored in both psychology and Italian at Georgetown University. She additionally worked as the Operations Manager at Atlantic Media Strategies before…

By Kate Beach-
Darden Abroad Course, Darden Worldwide Course, Global Business Experience, Global Consulting Project, International Students

Pragati Khara (Class of 2017) Shares Insights from Costa Rica and Uganda Courses

By Anelle MensahPragati Khara is currently a second year MBA student from Mumbai, India, graduating  just a few days from now. She attended UT Austin and received her Bachelor’s degree in 2009. Prior to enrolling at Darden, she worked as a teacher through Teach For America in Houston…

By Kate Beach-
Darden Abroad Course, Darden Worldwide Course, Executive MBA, Global Business Experience, global network

Lewis Nelson (EMBA ’17) Shares Reflections from Darden Worldwide Course in Costa Rica

By Lewis Nelson (EMBA Class of 2017)A group of MBA, Executive MBA, and Global Executive MBA students recently returned from a week-long visit to Costa Rican businesses and organizations exploring entrepreneurism, sustainability, immigration, and investment in the Latin American economy. Led by Melissa Thomas-Hunt, Darden Associate Professor…

By Kate Beach-
Darden Abroad Course, Darden Worldwide Course, Global Business Experience, Global Consulting Project

Ester Barbuto (MBA ’17) Shares Rich Global Experiences in China, the Philippines, Russia and South Africa

By Anelle MensahStaying in one place never interested Ester Barbuto – originally from Pittsburgh, she attended Carnegie Mellon for undergrad, earning her Bachelor’s Degree in chemical engineering. Her career took her to many places: she first interned at PepsiCo as a Supply Chain Intern and Chemical Engineer in Chicago…

By Kate Beach-
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