Browsing Category: Global Consulting Project

Europe & Russia, Global Consulting Project, global network, Student Perspective

Family Connection Facilitates Global Consulting Project Opportunity for Second Year Student Elise Sidamon-Eristoff (Class of 2020)

By Jean YoonElise Sidamon-Eristoff (second from left in above photo), from Washington, D.C., focused on Peace and Conflict Studies at Colgate University before launching her career in economic development. She worked for Chemonics International, an international development firm that implements USAID grant-funded projects. Wanting to expand…

By Lauren Wallace-
Darden Worldwide Course, Exchange program, global, Global Consulting Project, Global Immersion, global network, Global Topics Course

Meet Darden’s Global Program Managers, Hai Yan Dendy and Meaghan Patrick

By Clarence LewisHai Yan Dendy (left in above photo) and Meaghan Patrick (right) serve as Global Programs Managers for Darden’s Center for Global Initiatives (CGI), managing Darden’s portfolio of global academic opportunities for full-time residential MBA students including Global Immersion Courses, Global Topics Courses, Global Client…

By Lauren Wallace-
alumni, Darden Worldwide Course, East Asia, Europe & Russia, Exchange, global careers, Global Consulting Project, Global Immersion, global network, South Asia, Southeast Asia & Australia, Student Perspective

Sam Qiu (MBA ’19) Shares How Four Global Experiences Shaped His International Career Perspective

By Kelly TranSam Qiu (MBA ’19, second from right) grew up in Baton Rouge, Louisiana and studied business at Louisiana State University (LSU). Upon graduating from LSU in 2008, Sam worked in strategy and client basing for Target and then attended law school at the University of Illinois, where…

By Lauren Wallace-
Darden Worldwide Course, East Asia, Europe & Russia, Exchange, global, Global Consulting Project, Global Immersion, global network, Global Topics Course, South Asia, Southeast Asia & Australia, Student Perspective

Experiencing Darden Around the Globe: Rebecca Barkley (MBA ’19) Expands on Four Global Academic Opportunities in Europe, China and India

Recent alumna Rebecca Barkley (MBA ’19) shared reflections from four Darden global academic opportunities she participated in before graduating with the Class of 2019 this past weekend. In her own words: Could you share a bit about your life before Darden, and why you decided to pursue a business degree…

By Lauren Wallace-
Darden Worldwide Course, Europe & Russia, Global Consulting Project, Global Immersion, global network, Student Perspective

Chris Condon (Class of 2019) Examines the Value of a Global Business Perspective

By Clare MortensonPlease tell us about your background. Why did you decide to pursue your MBA degree at Darden?After completing my undergraduate degree in economics and foreign affairs at the University of Virginia, I worked in the public sector and became interested FinTech. I decided to attend business…

By Lauren Wallace-
Africa, Darden Worldwide Course, Executive MBA, Global Consulting Project, Global Immersion, global network, Latin America, Middle East, Student Perspective

Around the World with DWCs: T. Hoang Le (MBA ’18) on Four Global Experiences to Uganda, Cuba, Israel and Ghana

Recent graduate T. Hoang Le (MBA ’18) attended Darden as an international student from Vietnam. She moved to the U.S. when she was 16 and proceeded to attend Bryn Mawr College where she graduated with a degree in Mathematics in 2013. Before coming to Darden, T. helped companies in…

By Lauren Wallace-
Darden Worldwide Course, global, Global Consulting Project

Academic, Cultural and Professional: Jason Holman (Class of 2018) Talks Global Experiences from Two of Darden’s Worldwide Courses

By Sabrina LiuJason Holman (Class of 2018) is a current second year student at Darden. After graduating from the University of Notre Dame with a degree in Economics and Political Science in 2011, Jason worked for Discover Financial Services in Chicago where he primarily focused on new digital product…

By Lauren Wallace-
Darden Worldwide Course, Global Consulting Project

Immersion, Kaizen and Consulting Project: J.D. Alexander (Class of 2018) Shares Experiences from Three of Darden’s Worldwide Courses

By Sabrina LiuSecond year student J.D. Alexander (Class of 2018) enrolled at Darden after working at PwC as an advisory senior associate. He attended Colgate University and earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics in 2012.During his time at Darden, J.D. participated in three Darden…

By Lauren Wallace-
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