MBA Blog Brand Management Panel

Marketing & O+N Brand Management Panel

Feb. 28, 2018

On February 13, the Marketing and Organics + Naturals clubs co-hosted a panel on Brand Management. Panelists included Jacqueline Claudia, Sylvia Tawse, and Paul Repetto. Jacqueline founded Love the Wild , a company dedicated to sustainable and responsible aquaculture. Based in Boulder, Love the Wild sources fish from highly regarded...

South Denver MBA

South Denver Campus: Interview with Emily Bloedel

Feb. 27, 2018

I had the opportunity to interview Emily, an evening MBA student at the South Denver campus. Please tell me a little about your background: My undergraduate degree is in Japanese Language and Literature from CU Boulder (2009). From there, I went straight into law school at DU. I practiced law...

MS Blog Dual Degree

Dual Degree — MBA and Theatre Masters (MBA/MA)

Feb. 19, 2018

What type of graduate program are you pursuing at CU? I am doing a dual degree Masters in Theatre and Business Administration aka MBA/MA. The theatre calls it the MA/MBA and the business school calls it the MBA/MA. What is the program schedule like? Other than pure insanity? It is...

MBA Program Considerations

How to Choose an MBA Program

Feb. 16, 2018

There are a million different factors to consider when selecting an MBA program ; each person is going to weigh these criteria differently depending on their personal circumstances. However, a few key criteria are applicable to everyone when looking at various programs. Location . Is the program located somewhere you...

MBA class president

MBAA President Profile-Alicia Hines

Feb. 11, 2018

I had the opportunity to interview our MBA Association President, Alicia Hines, to learn more about why she chose Leeds, what she has done during her time here, and what types of responsibilities go along with the role of class president. What made you choose Leeds for your MBA? I...



Feb. 7, 2018

Both Boulder and the University of Colorado are well-known for their efforts around sustainability. I knew this when I moved here, but a few details caught me by surprise. CU and Sustainability The University of Colorado has been a leader in sustainability, climate and energy research, and “green” practices; this...

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MBA Hut Trip

Feb. 2, 2018

One of the best parts of my MBA experience at Leeds has been the people—I’ve made incredible friendships over the last year and a half. The MBA experience is all about learning; this includes in and out of the classroom. Many of my classmates moved to Colorado because of our...

Helen Zucchini

MBA Admissions Process Advice

Jan. 31, 2018

I had the opportunity to interview Helen Zucchini , the Interim Director of Admissions and Director of Marketing & Outreach to discuss common questions and advice for potential MBA candidates. Typically, prospective students want to know “What do you look for in a candidate?” This is a popular question and...

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Outdoor Retailer + Snow Show

Jan. 29, 2018

One of the perks to being in an MBA program is access to industry resources. Our variety of MBA clubs work to build relationships with local companies to host different types of events: guest speakers, treks to tour businesses, industry happy hours, among other opportunities. Another perk is access to...

Cohort Learning

The importance of the cohort experience at Leeds

Jan. 19, 2018

The graduate programs at the Leeds School of Business organize each incoming group of students into cohorts. An academic cohort is a group of students working in the same education program who finish their degree together, which is beneficial for staff, faculty and students. As a top ranked business school...