A Chat with Professor Avijit Ghosh
Professor Avijit Ghosh is currently a Senior Advisor to the President of UIUC and Professor in the Department of Business Administration at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign. The MSTM Program is lucky enough to have him teach a course in our program and I was lucky enough to get a few minutes of his time for an interview!
Frontiers Trip to NCSA
NCSA is an incredible resource hub facilitating accelerated research and it's housed right on our very own campus at UIUC!
Business Career Fair
Many of the MSTM students are going through rounds of interviews with companies. Read about the event last month, the Business Career Fair, that kicked it all off!
In this post, I will talk about a fun day we had learning about 3D printing at the world's first College of Business 3D Printing lab!
Opportunities are plenty and it's hard to choose what to get involved with. I chose to go through the consulting forum at the beginning of the semester and I'm so glad I did! I'll share my experience with you and hopefully some advice for future students who want to participate.
Team Challenge Day- Synergy, Strategy and Sardines!
The MSTM Program takes a trip and spends the day doing teambuilding exercises at Robert Allerton Park! We were forced to leave our comfort zones, but we made lots of new friends along the way. We also learned a little about ourselves and a lot about what it means to be part of a team!
New Job, New Life!
Getting a job after graduation is great! I'll talk about my experience in searching for a job and all the things that come after you actually get hired. It's a time for a great deal of life change, but it's all worth it in the end!
Establishing a Foundation for Work-Life Balance
Managing time for work, pursuing your interests while at the same time indulging yourself in a hobby can be challenging. In this blog, Chris Robinson shares his tips on how to manage your time effectively and establishing a foundation for work-life balance.
Finding a Dream Job in America!
Our dear friend in MSTM, Frances Hong, has recently been offered a full-time position as SAP Consulting Function in Pricewaterhouse Coopers. In this blog, she tells us about her continuous effort in achieving her dream job in the United States. She is also kind enough to provide us tips on how to succeed in a job search.
Jeff Kurtz: On Teaching and MSTM
Last week, I had the opportunity to speak to Professor Kurtz, the new MSTM Interim Director. He shared his vision on improving the program and his passion for teaching and consultancy.