2017 Global Immersion Experience: China

When it comes time to look back at my University of Florida online MBA experience, one of the highlights will undoubtedly be my Global Immersion Experience (GIE) in Shanghai, China. Over the course of four jammed-packed days, a group of 40 UF MBA students representing a variety of cohorts had the unparalleled opportunity to visit [...]

2017-12-10T17:05:02+00:00 November 28th, 2017|Categories: Student Views|Tags: , , , |

When Gators Go North

In December, a few of the first-year MBA students and I decided to venture north into the frozen White Mountains of New Hampshire to where I partially grew up. While visiting the backwoods of New England, I hoped to share my childhood experiences with my new UF colleagues and friends by introducing them to winter [...]

2017-12-10T17:05:02+00:00 July 9th, 2017|Categories: Student Views|Tags: , , |

Dublin GIE 2016

One of UF MBA’s Fall Global Immersion Experience trips was to Dublin, Ireland. After a steep decline during the global recession, the Irish economy and business environment have rebounded well. With the UK’s looming departure from the European Union, Ireland will soon be the only English-speaking country in the EU making Dublin an attractive location [...]

2017-12-10T17:05:02+00:00 December 21st, 2016|Categories: Student Views|Tags: , , |