T-birds Did It Again! Big Win in the International Business Ethics Case Competition

By Laura Aviles, Staff Writer On behalf of the Thunderbird Honor Council, a group of five current Tbird students embarked on a journey to Santa Monica, California to partake in the 2017 International Business Ethics Case Competition (IBECC) held from April 19-21 at the J. W. Marriott Hotel and Spa. The outcome of their participation […]

All Roads Lead to Cambridge

By Chris White, Guest Writer Take 31 schools from across the globe, throw in an ethical debate, short shorts, a performing arts charity, and you have yourself the 2016 International Business Ethics Case Competition. This April, five T-birds from the MGM ‘17 Spring cohort will sojourn to Cambridge, Massachusetts to debate the essence of business ethics […]

A Tryst with Seoul

By Makarand Gawade, Staff Writer  My work and leisure trips have taken me to some of the most beautiful places in the world, but I must admit that Seoul, Korea tops the chart for me. I had the pleasure to visit Seoul in October 2015 for the global business review case competition, held at one […]

Clash of Consultants

By Sanghita Dey, Staff Writer On 30th October 2015, Thunderbird Management Consulting Association (TMCA) organized the 11th iteration of Clash of Consultants. Clash of Consultants is one of the most prestigious Thunderbird events, where one can develop one’s analytical and presentation skills. Participants from W.P. Carey School of Business increased the diversity of the event. […]

Allegiant Case Competition

By Sanghita Dey, Staff Writer On Friday, September 11, 2015, the Career Management Center (CMC) in association with Allegiant Airlines brought an exciting case competition to campus. Two Allegiant executives, Mr. Brent Jenkins and Mr. Mathew Packer judged the competition and $2,000 voucher in prize was up for winners. The day started with a presentation […]

Walmart International Challenge

By: Emma Livingston, Staff Writer The Challenge: Assemble a diverse team and, in just eight short days, create both a cogent strategy to enhance Walmart Store’s Millennial online shopping share and a persuasive presentation to convince a panel of judges from Walmart that your team’s strategy is the best. On February 11, 2015, ten teams […]

“Class” of Consultants Compete!

Last Thursday saw some classy consultants competing against each other in a case competition conducted by the TMCA. 5 teams competed against each other to be the winner at the Clash of Consultants Fall 2013 edition. Applications were invited and evaluated, following which 5 teams were selected to actually compete in this contest. One week […]

Magna Powertrain Case Competition

By Monica Voge On Friday, March 22nd, 2013, the Global Supply Chain Club (GSCC) and Project Management Club (PMC) partnered with Magna Powertrain to bring an exciting case competition to campus. Two faculty members and eight supply chain and project management professionals judged the competition. To top it off, $1200 in prize money was up […]

Week 2 – TSG Bulletin

Hey there T-birds! I hope that everyone had a great weekend and that everyone’s Valentine’s Day was incredible (and if you’re single–I hope the burning of ex’s pictures went well)! I would also like to thank everyone for an amazing Town Hall meeting with President Penley last week. If you had the chance to make […]

Week 1 – TSG Bulletin

Hello T-birds! As Marketing and Communications Chair for Thunderbird Student Government, I will strive to bring you the latest each week on what is happening in TSG and how you can stay involved in the affairs of our good a great school. TSG Budget Approved: At the TSG Public Meeting on Friday, the TSG Budget […]