From the Desk of the TSG President

Hello T-Birds As Finals week commences, I want to wish all students good luck on your exams, assignments, and presentations. So as this term is coming to an end and it gives me immense pleasure to announce the new leadership for the Summer 2014 leadership, Giacomo Paccione and Casey Sutton. I am sure the two […]

Update 04/25

Happy Friday T-birds! It’s been another full and exciting week at Thunderbird. I wanted to share a couple of particularly good bits of information I’ve learned recently. First, there will be 45 flag bearers at our upcoming graduation, a Thunderbird record! What a special and wonderful T-bird tradition. Second, 40% of our upcoming May graduates […]

Update 04/18

Hello T-bird family! Another week has flown by! And the EMEA (Europe, Middle East, Africa) Regional night this Saturday night at 6:30pm is the best possible way to end your week.  This is a great opportunity for you to celebrate with your classmates and to spend a special evening with our Spring graduates. This will […]

First Friday Feedback: Strategic Alliance Updates and More

Last week’s “First Friday Feedback” session was full of updates and specials guests.  Four board of trustee members were in attendance: Susan Stevens ’73, Ken Seward ’57, John Hendrickson and Chairwoman Ann Iverson. President Penley, and Professor Ram, President of the Faculty Senate, were also present for a productive discussion about three key issues on campus: Spring […]

Update 04/04

Happy Friday, T-birds, We’ve come to the end of another busy week at Thunderbird. I cannot believe how quickly this term is flying by and that graduation is only five weeks away. We have so many amazing students graduating in May – you will be missed on campus, but it will be fun to hear […]

Update 03/28

Happy Friday, Thunderbirds! I know there is a lot going on around campus – including issues our students should not have to deal with or even think about – I know many students feel “caught in the middle” and are distressed by rumors they have heard and also by the continuing ambiguity our community is […]

Update 03/07

Hello, T-birds! I hope you’ve had a great week! This week’s Super First Friday events were a great success! (And a few more are happening next week!)  Super First Friday events were sponsored by 52 alumni chapters in 21 countries on 5 continents. First Tuesday is a very special Thunderbird tradition, one that is the […]

Update 02/28

Happy Friday T-birds! Welcome to the end of another busy week at Thunderbird! There’s a lot going on around campus. We’ve had visits from a number of excellent employers, many who have been extremely impressed by our students (YOU). To name a few who have selected Thunderbird as a core school to identify talent; LVMH […]

Update 02/21

Dear T-birds, Welcome to this week’s exciting Friday Update! I hope you’ve had a great week. Before we get to this week’s update (which, by the way, is full of important information so please read it carefully), I wanted to mention something to you. We have a number of great employers visiting campus over the […]

Update 02/07

Happy Friday, T-birds! Happy Olympics Opening Day! I hope you can find time in your busy schedule to watch the Opening Ceremony – the Olympics and Thunderbird are particularly well-matched, both dedicated to and driven by talented young people from all over the world, although I’m not sure their flag ceremony quite matches up to […]