Cancun, Cabo, Gulf Shores and Panama City Beach—these are some of the top Spring Break destinations for college students. However, for the third year in a row, I found my suitcase filled with heavy overcoats, sweaters, gloves, scarfs, long pants and dress shirts. I was once again headed to New York City with the Mays Business Fellows Program.
My name is Shelby Potz-Nielsen ’13 and I am a senior finance major from Lake Kiowa, Texas. I recently declared a minor in Human Resource Development and am also working toward the Certificate in International Business.
Lauren Ray ’13 gives a recap of the Business Honors program’s recent trip to our nation’s capital.
Mays Business School is a place where outstanding business faculty and outstanding business students meet to create outstanding business education. On Sept. 9, over a Friday afternoon lunch, faculty and students met with the goal of understanding each of their roles in the education process from the perspective of the other through an exercise called Mutual Expectations.
Accounting and Business Honors major Alexandra Washington ’13 talks about her involvement in the Freshman Business Initiative at Mays.
Texas A&M Global Business Brigades just arrived back in the United States after an amazing week in Tortí Abajo, Panama. The mission of Global Business Brigades is to create sustainable change by empowering students and communities.
Mays marketing student Alexandra Sinatra ’11 talks about attending the Fashion Scholarship Fund (FSF) national scholarship competition in New York.
Mays finance grad Andy Ellwood ’04 talks about how corporate giving is impacting the lives of underprivileged children in Argentina.
As I walk into the classroom, the children’s eyes light up. The room fills with every English greeting word they knew: “hello, good morning, how are you, hello teacher!” All of us Peace Corps trainees are overwhelmed. The kids in Chernigov, Ukraine are so excited to meet us!