A Scholarship Success Story, with Nick Thigpen

Nov. 7, 2016

1) What role did cost play in your choice of MBA program? A relatively large role. I knew I wanted to be in the Denver/Boulder area and considered a few other MBA programs in the area along with CU Boulder. I found that CU Boulder had a strong reputation and...


Introducing: Our Net Impact Leadership Team!

Oct. 26, 2016

What’s Net Impact you ask? “Net Impact is an international nonprofit organization whose mission is to mobilize a new generation to use their careers to drive transformational change in their workplaces and the world. Spanning six continents, Net Impact membership makes up one of the most influential networks of MBAs,...


Trek Report: Organics and Naturals Club

Oct. 18, 2016

It’s only October, and already the Organics and Naturals club has organized two student treks to learn about the industry of organic food! Club Presidents Electra Guerra and Mary Hamilton have a passion for the organic and natural space and are motivated to help create opportunities for students to explore...


Student Profile: A Veteran’s Perspective

Oct. 13, 2016

An Interview with Chris Antonov, MBA Candidate 2017 and U.S. Marine Corps Captain with 11 years of military service. Interviewed by Jackie Fleming, MBA candidate 2017...

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The light at the end of the tunnel is here!

Oct. 12, 2016

I’m so happy to report that the second year of my MBA experience feels fun, stimulating, rewarding and relevant. That’s not the report I would have given you at this time last year. But I survived my first year of business school, and I’m here to say that it’s true: there is a light at the end of the tunnel...


Women in Business Retreat

Sept. 29, 2016

With the school year ramping up, I’m so glad I was able to have a mini-vacation and participate in a weekend of hiking, hot-tubbing, cooking, laughing and bonding with my classmates. Last weekend the Women in Business club (WIB) held a mountain retreat, hosted at the family cabin of the...

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Financing an MBA Program for Working Professionals

Aug. 10, 2016

If you’re currently working, you may wonder how you can manage going back to school on top of your workload and how you’re going to pay for it. Most MBA programs have a part-time option to allow working professionals to also attend school. Some businesses will even help pay for...

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What Happens After Getting an MBA?

June 10, 2016

If you’re in the process of getting your full-time MBA or will be graduating soon, you may be wondering what life after an MBA will be like. There are all kinds of things you can do with a full-time MBA , from working in a corporation or a non-profit to...

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How Professionals Earn an MBA While Employed

May 5, 2016

If you’re currently working, earning an MBA for professionals can help you move up within your company or enable you to find a new career. A professional MBA is one of the most elite and recognized degrees. In addition to learning about all different aspects of business, you’ll become a...


Hands On With Entrepreneurship through NVC at Leeds

May 2, 2016

My decision to go pursue my MBA from the University of Colorado’s Leeds School of Business was partially due to the strength of the entrepreneurship program. When I arrived in Boulder last August I began exploring the program and options available to me and I discovered the New Venture Challenge...