Week 11- TSG Bulletin

Dear T-birds, Hope everyone had a great Thanksgiving this weekend, with friends and family. TSG Updates Global Gala Date: December 14, 2012 Time: 9:00pm onwards Location: Hotel Valley Ho, Scottsdale Host: TSG Buy your tickets today and experience a magical night of food, drink, and music with all of your friends! Link: https://secure.thunderbird.edu/GlobalGala.aspx Graduating students: […]

A Marketing Trekker’s Insights

By Nimish Nathwani’13 When I first read the Marketing TREK proposal this summer before getting started on my application, I asked myself, “Why Portland of all places?” The apprehension eased and a feeling of excitement took over when we saw the final schedule of our TREK. The lineup was incredibly impressive; from world-class sports apparel […]

A Truly T-bird Thanksgiving Celebration

People around the world consider holidays an opportunity to catch up with family and friends. It is a time where delicious home cooked food combined with the company of people close to our hearts gives us the best reason to let our hair down and celebrate the joys of life! Here in the United States, […]

Thank You Reception for Ambassador Barrett

Thunderbird School of Global Management will be hosting a Thank You reception for our Interim President, Ambassador Barbara Barrett on Wednesday 28th November, 5:30 to 7:00pm at the TEC. Ambassador Barrett has had an immense positive impact in the school for the short time that she has led us and brought about many simple yet […]

An American’s Black Friday Experience

By Dalit Zagorin’12 Like most people’s Black Friday experience this year, mine started on Thursday. With 2011 drawing criticisms of Black Friday starting at midnight on Thanksgiving, stores opened even earlier this year. According to a retail analyst at the NPD group, retailers are now commercializing Thanksgiving, giving the consumer an opportunity to shop instead […]

Regional Night Returns

Barely two weeks after a very successful Americas Regional Night, the Thunderbird community gathered together to experience the sequel, this time traveling (in mind) to the center of the map – Middle East, Europe and Africa. Gary Napadov and Djoudie Etoundi, as hosts for the night, invited Amy Scerra and Wynona Heim to talk briefly […]

Week 10 – TSG Bulletin

Dear T-birds, Have you heard of something called the “Thunderbird Mystique?” I was so moved by the school’s YouTube videos (such as this: http://youtu.be/NrrQCWWV-00). And you will too, especially tomorrow night as we celebrate Diwali and Saturday, when over a hundred of us will volunteer for Thundercares and, later, celebrate the Europe, Africa, Middle East […]

Thundercitos Continue Argentine Immersion on Campus

By Tiffany Law ’13 During the summer 2012 term at Thunderbird, a group of students attended the Thunderbird Summer Language Abroad Program in Buenos Aires, Argentina. They would forever be known under a title passed down from each group to the next: The Thundercitos. So began a wonderful adventure in language and culture with the […]

The Beautiful Festival of Lights

By Sneha Balasubramaniam The word “Diwali” is a contraction of “Deepavali”, originating from the Sanskrit word Dīpāvalī which can be translated to “Row of Lights”. Hence the Diwali Festival is also called the “Festival of Lights”. Diwali is the name for the festival in North-India. In South-India the festival is called “Deepavali”. Diwali celebrates the […]

Thunderbird Truly Does… CARE

This past weekend, Thunderbirds ventured far and wide to show just how much we care. Learn what amazing projects were done over seven different projects! Thanks to all who came out to participate. Project Sun Valley Animal Shelter My name is TJ Duff and I had the privilege to lead eleven amazing volunteers for ThunderCares. […]