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A Day in the Life of a Second Year MBA

Feb. 10, 2019

Morning: 6:30am: Time to wake up! Put down some water, a banana and a handful of almonds then bike off to the Rec Center , 10ish minutes away. 7:00-8:00am: Get a workout in 8:30am: Back to the townhouse, welcomed by a breakfast sandwich made by the lovely and wonderful girlfriend...

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How to Balance a Significant Other, Child or Pet with the MBA Program

Feb. 7, 2019

Did you have any apprehension when entering the program with a significant other, child or pet? Dave Smith, MBA ‘19 - I moved from Cincinnati to Boulder with my long term girlfriend to start the MBA program at CU . Halfway through my first semester we adopted a dog from...

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Second Year MBA Student Spotlight

Feb. 1, 2019

Please give us a brief background of yourself and what you’re hoping to do with your Leeds MBA . Originally from Ukraine , I moved to the United States at the tender age of 15. As a little boy, I always dreamed about America since it seemed to have all...

Happy Hour with the Consulting Club

Happy Hour with the Consulting Club

Jan. 19, 2019

For a recent Tuesday Night Out (TNO), the Consulting Club hosted a happy hour at Upslope Brewing’s Boulder Tap Room. In addition to enjoying empanadas and local brews, students had the opportunity to connect with Raj Babu, the COO of Birch Benders. Mr. Babu has more than a decade of...

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MBA Spotlight: Nicole Jozwiak (MBA´20)

Jan. 14, 2019

Nicole Jozwiak (MBA´20) Hometown: Pittsburgh, PA Current MBA student, Nicole Jozwiak, shares how she found the Leeds School of Business and why this MBA program was only one she wanted. LSOB: Tell us about your decision to get your MBA. What factors, motivations, etc. did you weigh? NJ: I value...

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MBA Spotlight: David Griffin (MBA´20)

Jan. 9, 2019

MBA Spotlight: David Griffin (MBA´20) Hometown: Davidson, North Carolina Recently graduated MBA student, David Griffin, shares how he landed at the Leeds School of Business and why the program was at the top of his list for graduate school. Leeds School of Business: Tell us about your decision to pursue...

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Being in Boulder: Where to Eat? An On-Going Series

Dec. 4, 2018

Just a short, two minute walk from the Koelbel Building (home of the Leeds School of Business) is the Center for Community, or C4C for short. Aside from various student resources, offices and conference rooms inside, there are several options to choose from including the WeatherTech Cafe (for sandwiches, salads,...

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Second Year MBA Student Spotlight on Time Management with Shivani Bhatt

Dec. 4, 2018

Please give us a brief background of yourself and what you’re hoping to do with your Leeds MBA . My background is in Digital Marketing - most recently, I worked at S&P Global . I came back to school to improve my quant skills, grow my network, and to be...

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In the Club: Cure Organic Farm Trek

Dec. 4, 2018

On a crisp fall afternoon, the Organics and Naturals Club took a 15 minute ride from Koelbel to tour Cure Organic Farm , a commercial family farm growing over 100 varieties of vegetables, herbs and flowers on just 15 acres of land in east Boulder (what?!). We were fortunate enough...

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Why Leeds? From your Class of 2019

Nov. 7, 2018

Check out our video to learn more about specific reasons why this cohort chose Leeds , highlights of the MBA program , and their advice for prospective students. The video offers a variety of perspectives from a diverse set of students in the MBA program. Want more information? Check out...