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On the Road with the Mason MBA: Students Connect with Local Industry Leaders

June 2, 2015

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Fresh from participating in New York City and global residencies as part of their George Mason University MBA program, these members of the MBA Student Association took their own initiative to keep the on-site learning going—organizing a residency-like experience in their own backyard.  First stop: Goldman Sachs, Capitol Hill We were graciously greeted by John […]

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On the Road with the Mason MBA: Chile

February 5, 2015

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This January, 28 students, along with Professors Nirup Menon and Massood Yahya-Zadeh, spent eight days in Chile on the international residency that is the culmination of the Mason MBA experience. Central to these week-long residencies are the site visits with leading regional firms and executives. The visits provide not only first-hand insight into business practices […]

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On the Road with the Mason MBA: A Day in South Africa

January 22, 2015

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This January, eighteen Mason MBA students traveled to South Africa for the week-long global immersion that is the culmination of MBA 795 Global Business Perspectives. Accompanied by Professors J.K. Aier and Jessica Hoppner, the students spent time on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange and met with global companies doing business in South Africa (Accenture, Ernst & […]

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Mason MBA Students Meet Warren Buffett

January 14, 2015

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When an oracle speaks, you tend to listen. When it’s “The Oracle”—even more so. That was the case in November when 20 George Mason University MBA students flew to Nebraska to spend a day meeting with the Oracle of Omaha, business magnate Warren Buffett. “You can learn the theories in class or analyzing business cases, […]

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How My MBA Degree Helped Further My Career

January 5, 2015

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One of the best ways to learn about the quality of a business school’s MBA degree and what it can do for your career is to hear directly from the students and alumni from the program. Tell me about a moment when you realized your Mason MBA degree was helping you further your career goals?   […]

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