Twitter Thursdays: News from MBA Programs
Welcome to another installment of Twitter Thursdays, a column in which we pick out a few of the latest updates from the top MBA programs on Twitter! If you want to stay on top of Clear Admit’s updates, special prizes, admissions tips and breaking news, be sure to check us out on Twitter. We’ve also created a list of MBA programs to ease your daily access to breaking news from the top MBA programs, as reported by admissions committee members themselves.
The Assistant Dean of UCLA Anderson MBA Admissions & Financial Aid, Mae Jennifer Shores, noted the application faux pas of exaggerating accomplishments as well as plugged a few upcoming UCLA events. Waitlisted applicants at Michigan / Ross hopefully took advantage of Senior Associate Director Jonathan Fuller’s admissions chat on the topic of their status. Rich Lyons, the Dean of the Haas School of Business, headed to NY to take part in an alum event about branding through social media. Across the pond, MBA Admissions Coordinator at Judge Business School, James Barker, took a trip to London for an admissions info session.
Chicago Booth released final decisions for Round 2 candidates. Meanwhile, Stage 2 applicants to London Business School can expect late-night notifications this week. For their Women’s Leadership Conference, Duke / Fuqua announced the opening keynote speaker – Duke Alumna Lori Conkling, who has risen to prominence with A&E TV. The Kelley School of Business celebrated Fortune’s recognition of the school as the top public university program in nation for entrepreneurs. The Tuck School is gearing up for their 10th annual Tuck GIVES auction, which raises money for peers with nonprofit summer internships. Magic Johnson opened the Lauren and Bobby Turner Social Impact Speaker Series at The Wharton School by expanding on the theme of “Doing Well and Doing Good.”
Thanks for tuning into 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 list. Happy tweeting and we’ll see you next week with some more updates!