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Tips for Freeman Graduates

Tips for Freeman Graduates

I am Fiona Wang MFIN class of 2013. I am now working at China Development Bank as an associate. It is a great honor to write this article for students who want to find a finance related job in China. I have been to the place of confusion, desperation and […]

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How to Communicate with Alumni

How to Communicate with Alumni

During the year at the Freeman School, I attended four school sponsored events in New York, Houston, Chicago, and New Orleans. We call it Freeman Days because it is a networking event where Freeman alumni, coming from different locations and different companies, get together to say hello and communicate information. […]

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How to Land a Job Offer as an International Student

How to Land a Job Offer as an International Student

In April 2014, after three rounds of interviews, I got a full time job offer. It was an energy consulting firm in Texas. Although I declined the offer, I have to admit that it was a tough decision. The salary was good, the growth in the energy market was phenomenal, […]

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Starting as an International Student in Freeman School

Starting as an International Student in Freeman School

One year ago, I arrived at MSY Airport with 3 large cases, knowing nobody here, and thinking about my future. My life in the US officially started. I knew at that time that the study here in Freeman would be one of the most unique experiences in my life. Something […]

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14. Freeman Means Hardwork: Shuangzhe Zhang (MFIN ’14)

14. Freeman Means Hardwork: Shuangzhe Zhang (MFIN ’14)

I entered the Master of Finance program knowing that hardwork work was required for me to succeed. Read more here.

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16. Freeman Means Belonging: Lin Yang (MFIN ’14)

16. Freeman Means Belonging: Lin Yang (MFIN ’14)

Nowadays, master of finance programs in America have been increasingly dominated by international students. Market seems to focus on quantity rather than quality under such circumstance. Read more here.

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Congrats Tommy Milburn!

Congrats Tommy Milburn!

It has been an honor and a privilege to work with Tommy. Here in Graduate Admissions, we will miss his positive attitude and funny stories. We wish him every success as he embarks on his professional finance career. We are very pleased to announce that Tommy was recognized with a […]

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Reflections on President Cowen’s Last Commencement

Reflections on President Cowen’s Last Commencement

I thought I was well prepared before the Unified Commencement Ceremony. After President Cowen’s speech, I realized that I was not. He suggested our journey be defined by three commitments – life-long learning, making a difference, and finding our passion. In his words, “ the truth is that any career worth […]

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Reflections on Commencement

Reflections on Commencement

It was a long night before the Unified Commencement Ceremony. I excitedly prepared for the big event, because I knew it would be a life-long memory. I dressed up smart on this important day. When I got to the Mercedes-Benz Superdome, I was astonished by the grand scene and surprised […]

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31. Freeman Means Strength: Whitney White (MFIN ’14)

31. Freeman Means Strength: Whitney White (MFIN ’14)

Over the course of my life, I have learned an insurmountable level of strength and perseverance. Read more here.

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