Jillian's Entries

DBi Italy

Wednesday, March 26th, 2014 | | Full-time MBA

So I’ve been back in the country for less than 48 hours. No, I’m not complaining. Rather, I’m still marveling over my trip to Milan, Cinque Terre, and Florence. Over Spring Break, I participated in Doing Business in Italy. It …

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Stern Support

Wednesday, February 19th, 2014 | | Full-time MBA

I am still in shock that my last semester has arrived. How did I get here? There’s a part of me that wishes I could stay at Stern forever, but there’s also a part of me that’s eager to get …

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Winter Break

Tuesday, January 7th, 2014 | | Full-time MBA

Since I last posted, a lot has happened! First and foremost, I accepted an internship at Chanel in E-Commerce, which starts in just a few weeks. I feel truly fortunate to have this opportunity. I feel like I would not …

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Stern and the Liberal Arts Background

Tuesday, December 3rd, 2013 | | Full-time MBA

One of the most common questions I receive as a Graduate Ambassador and an undergraduate literature major is whether I struggled with the quantitative and analytical nature of business school. I’m here to dispel any myths you might have about …

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Interning, Consulting, and More!

Thursday, November 14th, 2013 | | Full-time MBA

Where did we leave off? Since my summer, I have been busy! They say your second year is supposed to be a bit calmer than your first year, but for me it’s quite the opposite. Between interning, consulting, and TA-ing, …

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An End and a Beginning

Friday, June 14th, 2013 | | Full-time MBA

So it’s been a little while since my last post and much has happened since! The trek to Bonobos was extremely informative. I learned a tremendous amount about the company’s unique business model and relaxed culture. I saw firsthand how …

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Spring Gala, Speakers, Bonobos, and SCC!

Friday, May 3rd, 2013 | | Full-time MBA

This has been an incredible week. As we gear up for finals here at Stern, it’s nice, albeit challenging, to still have so many exciting events going on. Last Saturday was our Spring Gala at the Gansevoort. Students dressed in …

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Marine Training for the Leadership Development Initiative

Monday, April 29th, 2013 | | Full-time MBA

This past Friday, Stern offered me a unique experience. As part of the Leadership Development Initiative, I attended a modified marine training course with some of my classmates. We left from Stern at 8am and headed to the course on …

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Excited for Pre-View Weekend!

Thursday, April 18th, 2013 | | Full-time MBA

It’s hard to believe that a year ago I was eagerly preparing for Pre-View Weekend at Stern. Truth be told, I was still mildly undecided when I attended. I was 90% certain I would attend since Stern had been my …

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Brushing Up On My French

Friday, April 12th, 2013 | | Full-time MBA

Bonjour! One of the things I love most about Stern is how motivated students are to organize activities and pursue their interests. Recently, a handful of my friends and I expressed interest in learning or brushing up on our French. …

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