Diversity & Inclusion

A decade in the making: From military to MBA
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A decade in the making: From military to MBA

I certainly don’t know where I will be in another ten years. What I can say is, between the military and my MBA, I feel prepared for whatever comes next.

Hispanic MBA Summit 2017 with members of HABLA and the board of the Hispanic Business Association at Columbia Business School
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From hometown to MBA, where communities meet

I grew up in a predominantly black neighborhood and most of my best friends are black—this was a moment when my communities met.

Spanning the Americas—the people you meet
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Spanning the Americas—the people you meet

Pursuing your MBA as part of the Americas program immerses you in an environment designed to foster amazing friendships that will be with you for life.

India → Ithaca, NY: Tips for international MBA candidates
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India → Ithaca, NY: Tips for international MBA candidates

What was the process like from being accepted at Johnson to starting my MBA program as an international student? Busy, is the answer.

Noteworthy: Shreya Bajaj, MBA ’18, talks to P&Q on pursuing a U.S. MBA as an Indian student
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Noteworthy: Shreya Bajaj, MBA ’18, talks with P&Q on pursuing a U.S. MBA as an Indian student

Scholarships and programs specifically targeted to international students, such as an annual Diwali celebration, help ease the transition to American life.

Parker Center hosts 2nd Undergraduate Women in Investing Conference
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Undergraduate Women in Investing Conference, two years and counting

Fifty-three undergraduate women from 12 colleges attended the second Cornell Undergraduate Women in Investing (WIN) Conference.

Female faculty, staff, and students at Johnson gathered for the annual Women’s Welcome Reception in September 2017
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Park Perspectives: Johnson prepares women to “lean in”

Four years ago “Lean In” opened my eyes to the struggles women face in the workplace. Johnson strengthens our personal motivations as women to push further.

Act Fast! Aleda Schaffer, MBA ’10, speaks on women’s empowerment at JWiB
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Act Fast! Aleda Schaffer, MBA ’10, speaks on women’s empowerment at JWiB

Johnson Women in Business welcomed Aleda Schaffer, MBA ’10, who spoke on women’s empowerment and discovering herself as a professional and mother.

The Consortium: You can choose your family
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The Consortium: You can choose your family

The Consortium for Graduate Study in Management is the largest MBA diversity network in the United States. I began the Two-Year program this year as a Consortium member.