Connecting the Thoughts on Innovation, Marketing, and Startups at TechConnectiON

By, David J Roman The TechConnectiON events this past Friday (November 7th) brought great insights into the reality of being an innovator in today’s global marketplace: Successful innovation depends on metrics of success and measure of will Entrepreneurship is not as glamorous as many believe and requires a rare personality Applied technology is the biggest […]

The Future of Social Entrepreneurship

November 14th saw the latest in the Thunderbird/Laureate series with the Panel Discussion on The Future of Social Entrepreneurship. The Social Entrepreneurship Panel held some estimable guests such as Mr. Miguel Jardine ’09, Manager, Technology Commercialization, Arizona Commerce Authority, Mr. Aldo Ignacio Castillo, CEO and Founder, EcoLadrillos Universidad Tecnológica de México, Mr. Daniel Uribe, President, Costas Verdes Universidad Latina de […]

Thunder Proposal on campus-Not everyday does one Pop the Question

At dusk on Friday evening, what is considered the most romantic time of the day, a Thunderbird Alum decided to pop the question to his girlfriend he had met right here on campus three years ago. The story of the Thunder couple’s Thunder Proposal: The Boy: Rahul Pruthi- MBA class of 2009, now is PM. […]

Scott Walker: A True Thunderbird Entrepreneur

By: Chandra L. Jacobs,  Global MBA’12 On 20 Jan 2012, the last day of the Entrepreneurship Winterim, Thunderbird alum, serial entrepreneur,  and mega-donor Scott Walker spoke to us at his Napa vineyard, Anderson’s Conn Valley Vineyards. He  told his life story, especially focusing on the ups and downs of his journey as an entrepreneur. Now,  years later, […]

10,000 Women and Project Artemis graduates from Afghanistan and Pakistan come together

Written by: Shagufta Parveen, Owner of SUAYYA Enterprises – Goldman Sachs 10,000 Women, Project Artemis Pakistan graduate, 2011 Edited by: Wynona Heim, Program Manager, Thunderbird for Good Formal photo of Summit attendees I was recently invited to attend the Istanbul Forum for Economic Cooperation between Turkey, Afghanistan, and Pakistan in Turkey on November 1st.  Heads […]