Clubbing Day

By Alina Buzgar, Editor-in-Chief At Thunderbird, the start of school always coincides with an avalanche of student-driven events happening alongside classes and academic work. Club Day is a perfect example. Thunderbird Student Government (TSG) creates an opportunity for students to launch and lead clubs on campus in order to enrich our professional experience, business and […]

Sport Club Chronicle: Ruggers Go North

By David Roman, Guest Writer The Thunderbird Rugby Football Club (TRFC) convoy roared up the “hill” to Flagstaff late last Friday, October 9 a good mix of new and seasoned full-time T-bird rugby players. Off to the “Tens” tournament organized by Northern Arizona University, the Thunderbird Rugby team arrived in time for the Captain’s meeting, […]

1 Global Place: TEDx Mission Accomplished

By: Anthony Veltri, Guest Writer, and Alina Buzgar, News & Features Editor  April 18 marked the fruition of a bold vision: TEDxYouth@Glendale organized by Thunderbird school and students and offered to both T-birds and the larger youth community in the West Valley. 12 speakers took the stage and over 400 people were in attendance. Here is […]

Still Searching For a Summer Internship? AIESEC Can Help!

How Does an AIESEC Internship Work? AIESEC consists of hundreds of Local Committees in over 110 countries who connect with over 4,000 partners to create and develop internship opportunities in their cities. Local Committees communicate with one another to match these internships with potential interns from abroad. With over 110 countries in our network and […]

TSG Chair Applications

TSG CHAIR APPLICATIONS ARE AVAILABLE NOW! Applications for TSG Chair positions for the spring 2013 trimester are now available on the TSG MTB Page (under Elections), in the TSG Building, and attached to this weekly update. Please consider bringing your enthusiasm, knowledge, and talent to TSG. Applications are due Friday, November 30, 2012 at 1:00 […]

Project Management Week @ Thunderbird

This week, the International Project Management Institute will be holding their Project Management Week here in Phoenix, Arizona to give the community opportunities to sit, learn, and network with some extremely influential project managers in and around the area. The week will take place from Monday, October 29 through Saturday, November 3 with many different […]

Improvising to better Business Skills is no Joke

By Andrew Carson “Improvisation is probably one of the two or three cardinal skills Businesses need to learn in the future” John Kao, Harvard Business School Most people mistakenly believe that Improvisation is only a performance art to be practiced in front of a roaring audience for amusement and humor. However this art form has […]

A Night Under the Moon – 中秋节

This past Wednesday, members of the Chinese and Taiwanese Clubs threw their amazing Moon Festival at the Fish for all Thunderbird students, faculty, and staff. It truly was a magical night to be out under the stars and moon as students came out to celebrate the famous holiday that is celebrated on the 15th day […]

TMCA Weekly “Crack the Case”

By Hiral Jasani The Thunderbird Management Consulting Association (TMCA) in association with the Thunderbird Associations Partnership (TAP) is launching Weekly Case Study Sessions. The ‘Crack the Case System’ by David Ohrvall that we use supplies you with the frameworks you need to solve the case studies. A student-led initiative, these sessions will help you build […]

Net Impact Service Corps Opportunity

By Stacey Goodman Apply to the Net Impact Service Corps Projects! The project types include Marketing, Business Development, and Strategy. Anyone can apply. Applications are due by 11:59PM on September 28th. Please email me at if you have any questions. How to Apply: Go to MTB Search Clubs under the Site Map Choose Net […]