Articles by UNC Kenan-Flagler

  • Family Fun in the Triangle

    Family Fun in the Triangle

    by on April 12th, 2014

    The decision to uproot your family and move to another town, region, or country to attend business school is fraught with worries – will your kids adjust to their new home, will your family make friends and find … Read More

  • My best career move: UNC Kenan-Flagler

    My best career move: UNC Kenan-Flagler

    by on April 12th, 2014

    Bhushan Thakar (MBA ’14) As the Class of 2016 admitted students arrived in Chapel Hill for MBA Experience Weekend, it took me back 2 years in time when I was in your shoes, analyzing and contemplating on the … Read More

  • Oh, the Places You’ll Go!

    Oh, the Places You’ll Go!

    by on April 12th, 2014

    One of the greatest benefits to living in Chapel Hill is its centralized location – midway along the east coast and in the heart of North Carolina. Chapel Hill is only a 4 hour drive from Washington, DC and a 6 hour … Read More

  • 7 reasons you should attend ASW

    7 reasons you should attend ASW

    by on April 11th, 2014

    UNC Kenan-Flagler’s Analytic Skills Workshop (ASW) takes place in the summer before Mod 1 begins There are three pillars to success in business school: Academic, career and social. UNC Kenan-Flagler’s Analytical … Read More

  • MBA Mom

    MBA Mom

    by on March 20th, 2014

    “How do you do it?” As an MBA student and mom of two daughters under the age of 4, I’m asked that question a lot. When I started school in August 2012, my youngest was only 4 months old. I decided to go back to … Read More

  • Have you been admitted? A phone call or email may surprise you!

    Have you been admitted? A phone call or email may surprise you!

    by on March 13th, 2014

    “You can’t see me, but I’m jumping up and down right now!” Many things set UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School apart – everything from the core values of excellence, leadership, integrity, … Read More

  • Tar Heel tips: Making the most of second year

    Tar Heel tips: Making the most of second year

    by on March 6th, 2014

    With less than 100 days until graduation for UNC Kenan-Flagler’s full-time MBA Class of 2014, the weeks are flying by in a haze of presentations, papers and perspiration. Second year students are gearing up for the … Read More

  • Student Perspective: The Weatherspoon Lecture with Jeb Bush

    Student Perspective: The Weatherspoon Lecture with Jeb Bush

    by on February 25th, 2014

    Jeb Bush, former Governor of Florida, speaks at the annual UNC Kenan-Flagler Weatherspoon Lecture. Written by David Bookhout (MBA’14) UNC Kenan-Flagler welcomed former Florida governor Jeb Bush as the featured … Read More

  • 5 reasons you still have a chance of admission in the last MBA application deadline

    5 reasons you still have a chance of admission in the last MBA application deadline

    by on January 17th, 2014

    Are you debating whether to submit your application to UNC Kenan-Flagler’s full-time MBA program in Round 4? Here are 5 reasons you still have a chance of admission in the last MBA application deadline. The odds … Read More

  • 10 things you don’t know about Dr. B.

    10 things you don’t know about Dr. B.

    by on January 16th, 2014

    Dr. B. participates in a team building activity at MBA orientation for UNC Kenan-Flagler’s Class of 2015 We don’t mean to brag, but our professors are pretty cool. Sridhar Balasubramanian – also known as “Dr. … Read More

  • Conquering the MBA admissions essay

    Conquering the MBA admissions essay

    by on November 6th, 2013

    The Round 2 deadline to apply for UNC Kenan-Flagler’s full-time MBA Program is approaching quickly, but there’s still time to apply! Applications for Round 2 must be received by Dec. 9, 2013. We asked our MBA … Read More

  • Kenan-Flagler MBAs Give Back With Local Nonprofit Boards

    Kenan-Flagler MBAs Give Back With Local Nonprofit Boards

    by on October 30th, 2013

    Written by Ellie Nave, MBA 2015 Mahatma Gandhi once said, “The greatness of a nation and its moral progress can be judged by the way its animals are treated.” This sentiment resonates at the core of Orange County … Read More

  • Leadership Simulation Puts Principles Into Practice

    Leadership Simulation Puts Principles Into Practice

    by on October 14th, 2013

    As soon as the bright red digital clock in front of the room began ticking away the seconds, student teams in the Leadership Immersion sprang into action. They dove into the Magnetic Leadership Simulation, a day-long … Read More

  • Global Business Project: Navigating Innovation & Culture in Brazil

    Global Business Project: Navigating Innovation & Culture in Brazil

    by on October 4th, 2013

    Written by Bridget Brennan, MBA 2014 After months of preparation, it was tremendously exciting to finally be off to Brazil! All GBP teams launched the in-country portion of their projects by gathering in one city prior … Read More