Student Stories

Who does an MBA? What are their backgrounds? What motivates them and what do they want to achieve? Read the firsthand accounts of current MBA students from across the world to find out.

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Student Stories
16 Jan 2019

Exams are hard, stressful, and draining. But every once in a while, test-takers are gifted some extracurricular performances worthy of comedy gold. 

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Student Profile: Napoleon Howell, Carlson School of Management main image

Current MBA student Napoleon Howell discusses why he chose Carlson School of Management at the University of Minnesota, and why it's working for him.

Student Profile: Xinzhu Hu, Gies College of Business, University of Illinois main image

Xinzhu Hu is studying for her Masters in Accounting at Gies College of Business. Discover why she chose Gies, and why she thinks developing accounting skills is important.

Student Profile: Stephanie Perri, Carlson School of Management main image

Carlson School of Management MBA student Stephanie Perri speaks about why choosing Carlson at the University of Minnesota was a 'no brainer' decision for her.

Student Profile: Savannah Chase, Gies College of Business, Illinois main image

Gies College of Business Masters of Science student Savannah Chase discusses why she chose her program, and why she's enjoying the experience.