Thunderbird hosts International Trade Forum with the U.S. Commercial Service

Thunderbird will host the ACCESS 2012 International Trade Forum, an elite global conference led by the U.S. Commercial Service April 24-25. Trade representatives from 18 different countries across Africa, the Middle East and South Asia will be represented. Current Thunderbird students are eligible to attend at the discounted rate of $300. Those interested can email […]

Thundercares, our St. Patrick’s day contribution to the community

Saturday, March 17th marked not only the famous green holiday known as St. Patrick’s Day, but also the return of another green event, ThunderCares Spring 2012.  Despite start times as early as 6:10 AM, more than 100 volunteers from the Thunderbird community volunteered their time and effort at the and the Field Works event – Kiss Me, I’m […]

Cloud based media

By Venkat Srinivasan’12 Cloud based media is currently in the cross roads similar to what the web was during the 1990s. The revenue as well as the mass adoption of cloud-based media is heavily dependent on the nature of relationships and consolidations that are going to take place over the next 1-2 years. With forecasts claiming […]

Global Citizen Forum recap

Last week the Thunderbird Net Impact Chapter kicked off it’s second Global Citizen Forum with the help of the TAP, TEMBA, NAWMBA and Tech Clubs. The forum, inspired by Thunderbird’s mission of educating global leaders who create sustainable prosperity worldwide, brought together industry leaders in corporate social responsibility, international development, social entrepreneurship and education to […]

Net Impact celebrates St. Patrick’s Day at The Pub

Net Impact also hosted a St. Patrick’s Day party on Saturday afternoon to celebrate the culmination of the GCF as well as to help raise money for the International Development unpaid internship scholarship. The afternoon consisted of green beer and yard games like bags, washers and bocce. Prizes were also given away throughout the party, […]

Summer 2012 Registration is almost here!

Monday, March 26, 2012 thru Sunday, April 1, 2012 Where do I register? Registration is managed by each student registering themselves on “Access Thunderbird,” which can be accessed on the left side of your MTB homepage or by clicking here.  Go to the Students Menu then click Register for Classes.  Be proactive and make sure […]

Upcoming Seminars and Events to Support Business Growth

March 17-23, 2012: “7-Day Trade Trip to Vietnam” – supported by the U.S. Commercial Service of Utah and Zion’s Bank. Contact us for more information.  Salt Lake City/VietnamMarch 21, 2012 – 8:00am to 4:30pm: “Export Strategies Tools and Techniques” – seminar by the U.S. Commercial Service, www.export.gov/oregon.  Bend, Oregon March 21, 2012 – 11:30 to […]

Why It’s Time for the Gasoline Engine to Bid Adieu

By Ajay Viswanathan’12 It almost seems as though public transportation and electric vehicles in the United States faced similar battles at different points in time;the petroleum companies cartel pushed for development of the famed US highway system which encouraged consumers to buy more cars and spend more on gasoline while the electric vehicles are facing stiff […]