Twitter Thursdays: News from MBA Programs
Welcome to another installment of Twitter Thursdays, a weekly column in which we highlight the updates of the top MBA programs on Twitter! Additionally, in our MBA Admissions Twitter Index, you can check out this list of admissions officers and schools’ news feeds. We’ve also compiled lists of current MBA students and alumni as well as current MBA applicants who are on Twitter. If you’re not following Clear Admit already, be sure to check us out on Twitter for updates, special prizes, admissions tips and breaking news.
UCLA / Anderson’s Dean, Judy Olian, shared lessons from the President of Disney Pictures, who happens to be an Anderson alum. Rich Lyons, the Dean of the Haas School of Business, expects to “redefine” Berkeley-Haas with a new strategic plan by the end of 2009. MBA Admissions Coordinator at Judge Business School, James Barker, lauded alumni helping current Cambridge MBA students prep for job interviews in financial services. Associate Dean for Student Recruitment and Admissions at Chicago Booth, Rose Martinelli, encouraged prospective students to join the Booth info session about the full-time MBA this week.
Meanwhile, the London Business School rolled out Stage 1 interview invitations. The Haas School has a new club for military veterans, which will be hosting its first speaker event next week. Back in Boston, MIT / Sloan found out what happens when you mix venture capital with concrete: seed money and saved energy. The Wharton School and the Kellogg School of Management continued their steady streams of insight and research, as conducted by their notable professors.
That wraps up Twitter Thursdays this week! If you’re on Twitter, let us know; e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org with your user name and status as an MBA applicant, student or admissions officer so we can add you to the appropriate Twitter Index. Happy “tweeting” and we’ll see you next week with some more Twitter updates!