The Places They Went: Recent Grads & Where They Are Now

By Mary Grace Richardson, Editor-in-Chief Though we haven’t had the Fall 2017 Convocation ceremony yet, there’s already a feeling of nostalgia on campus. Soon-to-be grads grind away to finish up their classes and job searches while also practicing for Regional Night, organizing their last club events, and going out with fellow T-birds—moments that will soon […]

Workshop: Communication in Project Management

By, Alina Buzgar The Personal Development Week (PDW) was started on Monday October 20 with a series of workshops including “Communication in Project Management” held by Shannon Mathis and Michael Rasmussen from Sharas.   “Our goal during Professional Development Week is two-fold.” says Dodie Busch Senior Director Career Coaching and Development at Career Management Center […]

Faculty Column: Fixing Things

By Professor Bill Youngdahl Fixing things is part of my DNA. As a boy, I’d pull appliances apart and put them back together. This orientation landed me in manufacturing engineering and project management positions before migrating to academia. More recently, I’ve been focusing on fixing tough organizational challenges, especially ones that cause unnecessary suffering. Helping […]

Upcoming Case Competition!

By Monica Voge Do you want a chance to practice your supply chain and project management skills right here on campus? If so, there is an exciting opportunity coming your way this month! Supply Chain Club and Project Management Club are partnering with Magna Powertrain to hold a case competition on March 22nd from 8 […]

Project Management Brings in Success

Last Thursday, the Project Management Club sponsored the International Project Management talks during the Project Management Institute’s International Project Management week. Over 100 guests and students were welcomed at Thunderbird to as the evening began with a small Networking and Dinner social in the lobby of the Herberger building. As guests and students alike were […]

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 […]