How do you like Thunderbird? – Current Student Spotlight

By, Gloria Liu   With over half trimester passing by, students are now getting accustomed to life at Thunderbird. Classes, careers, clubs – business school students seem always busy. At the end of the day, when you are finally alone in your room, turning off phones and computers, with only a yellow bed lamp on, […]

Student Spotlight: Piyush Chandra

In our final student spotlight this term, we asked one of our first trimester MBA students, Piyush Chandra, to share a little about himself and what he carries in his messenger bag. What is your home country? India Where did you earn your undergraduate degree and what was your major? University of Delhi, New Delhi, […]

Student Spotlight: Ann Yifan Wong

This week, we asked one of our first trimester MBA students, Ann Yifan Wong, to share a little about herself and what she carries in her backpack. What kind of bag do you carry? I would love to carry different style of bags to fit my different life style everyday. For instance, canvas messenger bags […]

Student Spotlight: Giacomo Paccione

This week, we asked one of our first trimester MBA students, Giacomo Paccione, to share a little about himself and what he carries in his Thunderbird backpack. What is your home country? The North Pole… that is what I answered in my Facebook profile… honestly, I have several homes. I call home Italy and Colombia. […]

Student Spotlight: Felipe Godoy Vega

We have a wonderful group of fun-loving exchange students on campus this trimester which means more T-Birds in the world (and more couches to sleep on!). This week, we ask Felipe Godoy Vega, to share a little about himself and what’s inside his Thunderbird backpack. Where are you from? My home country is Chile, a long […]

Student Spotlight: Angel Poyato Ayuso

Each week, we ask one of our new fun-loving exchange students to share a little about themselves and the most revealing question of all, what’s in your backpack? This week, Angel Poyato Ayuso of Spain gives us a peek into his Thunderbird Backpack. Where do you call home?     My home country is Spain. I am from the south […]

Student Spotlight: Jian Yuan

Each week, we ask one of our new fun-loving exchange students to share a little about themselves and the most revealing question of all, what’s in your backpack? This week, Jian Yuan, from Shanghai, China, gives us a peek into his Thunderbird Backpack. Where do you call home? My home country is China. Despite living in Shanghai, for a […]

Student Spotlight: Ronny Siegel

Each week, we ask one of our new fun-loving exchange students to share a little about themselves and the most revealing question of all, what’s in your backpack? This week, Ronny Siegel, from Germany, gives us a peek into his green, Berghaus DayPack: What school are you on exchange with and how long will you be at Thunderbird? […]

Spotlight on a Grad (Part II)

By Sneha Gayatri & Deepali Ramaiah In the second part of our look at where our December MA, MS, and MBA ’13 graduates are headed, we look at what life post Thunderbird holds for these soon-to-be alumni: After graduation, I will put my entrepreneurial spirit to test and embark on a journey of professional development and […]

Spotlight on a Grad

With only two weeks left until another class of T-birds graduate, we decided to learn from our graduating students what their plans are after Thunderbird. We are really sad to see another class go, and before they officially become tagged as “alumni”, let’s hear from three graduating students: “Im glad that my journey in the […]