September 25, 2020
In this episode of the podcast, we catch up with two leaders of our Graduate Women in Business (GWIB) student organization, Maggie Edmunds and Rebecca Welbourn. Maggie and Rebecca are both second year students in our Full-Time MBA Class of 2021, and we recently connected via Zoom to talk more about their backgrounds, what led them to Darden, what GWIB has planned for the weeks and months ahead and much more.
September 18, 2020
In this episode, we catch up with Kathleen Llontop and Sofia Eckrich. Kathleen and Sofia are second year students in our Class of 2021, and they are also Consortium liaisons. We connected with Kathleen and Sofia to talk about their backgrounds, how they decided to pursue an MBA, what attracted them to their roles as Consortium for Graduate Studies in Management liaisons and more. Did you know? This year’s Consortium class was Darden’s largest class ever, with 44 members!
September 11, 2020
In this episode of the podcast, we catch up Andrew Pinckney and Natasha Pangarkar. Andrew and Natasha are second year students in our full-time MBA Class of 2021, and they also serve as ROMBA fellows. ROMBA, Reaching Out MBA, is a non-profit organization focused on empowering LGBT+ MBA students and professionals, and we connected with Andrew and Natasha via Zoom to discuss their backgrounds, how they decided to pursue an MBA, what attracted them to their roles as ROMBA fellows as well as their advice for prospective students.
September 3, 2020
In this episode of the podcast, we catch up with Tom Steenburgh. Tom is Senior Associate Dean for the Residential MBA Program, and we recently connected with him via Zoom to talk about how Darden has responded to the COVID-19 pandemic, the preparations that took place over the summer to get ready for the start of school, how classes are going thus far and more. Fun fact: Tom is a two-time guest on the podcast. If you’re new to the pod, be sure to check out Tom’s earlier interview, Episode 44.