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  • Competitors for the 2012 Scholarship Case Competition included (L to R): Ashley Hudson, Harout Sahakian, Isak Griffiths, Egemen Gozoglu, Matthias Uhl, Rose Aba Dodd, Adam Sherman, Steven Rodriguez, and Utkarshi Joshi.

    Nine Compete for Full MBA Scholarship

    On Friday, March 9, nine prospective students for the University of Illinois MBA program competed for top scholarship prizes. The annual Illinois MBA Scholarship Case Competition offers prospective students a unique and productive way to show off their analytical and presentation skills to seasoned professionals and program administrators. In return, the top three participants earn significant scholarships that apply toward a degree from the Illinois MBA program.

  • 2012 MBAA Board

    An Interview with the MBA Association President

    Every year in January, a first-year Illinois MBA student begins his/her term as the MBA Association president. This year, Corey Painter was elected to this prestigious position. Since Corey has been the MBAA president for a couple of months, I decided that now was the perfect time to gather his thoughts on his position and his vision for the rest of the year.

  • Illinois MBA GCC Team

    HP's Global Consulting Challenge

    Working with the Admissions team, I’ve noticed that a lot of our perspective students are interested in case competitions and what they entail. My good friend and second-year MBA student, Tim Kingery, was on the Illinois MBA team for the HP Global Consulting Challenge Case Competition that competed a couple weekends ago. I spent some time with Tim to learn more about his experience.