Browsing Category: Global Business Experience

Darden Worldwide Course, Global Business Experience, Global Topics Course, Student Perspective

Catherine Aranda Explores How Design Principles Inform Business Strategy on Darden Course to Barcelona

Catherine Aranda (Class of 2018) recently participated in “Strategy by Design,” the Darden Worldwide Course to Barcelona, led by Professor Jeanne Liedtka. In her own words:If you know me, you know that during my time at Darden, I fell in love with design thinking and strategy. I found mentors…

By Kate Beach-
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 Worldwide Course, Global Business Experience, global network

Lead CGI Ambassador Shares Global Experiences and Perspectives

By Christina Xu Name: Ben MeltzerHometown: Bethesda, MarylandPre-Darden Education: University of Southern California, B.S. in Business Administration with a Concentration in Cinematic Arts; 2006-2010Work Experience: Strategy &, part of the PwC Network, Summer Senior Associate; June 2016 – Aug 2016Insomniac Events, Business Development and…

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 Worldwide Course, Global Business Experience, global careers, global network, International Affinity Club, International Students, Student Event

Roshini Rajan (Class of 2017) Bridges Cultures Through Global Business and Culture Club Leadership

By Anelle MensahRoshini Rajan, originally from Mysore, India, attended the National Institute of Technology Karnataka, where she earned a Bachelor of Technology degree in 2012. Following graduation, she worked as a member of the technology team at Goldman Sachs at Bangalore, India and New York City. Her interest in…

By Kate Beach-