Student Stories

tiagogomes

Tiago Gomes, a second-year student in Booth’s Full-Time MBA Program, received the first-ever Rustandy Center Impact Investing Award, which provides $6,000 to support one MBA student’s summer internship in impact investing. Herecently sat down with the Rustandy Center to talk about his internship experience and the programs he’s leveraging at Booth to pursue a career in impact investing.

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deltoro

Current student Maria del Toro reflects on her vision to create a university-wide Hispanic Heritage Month that celebrates the meaningful contributions of the growing University of Chicago Hispanic community, connects the Hispanic network of the university with the broader Hispanic population of Chicago, and lays the foundation for annualized programming.

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Gilad

When pursuing his MBA, the number one priority for Gilad Andorn was having the ability to control his own journey and set the path that was right for his career goals. The flexibility of Chicago Booth's curriculum allowed him to explore his options, including entering a start-up into the New Venture Challenge, interning at a local venture capital firm, and participating in the PE/VC lab class. Hear how Gilad utilized Booth's resources to make the most of his MBA »

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Gilad

At Chicago Booth, hands-on classroom experiences inspired Gilad Andorn to strike out on his own and explore the world of entrepreneurship and venture capital.

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Roland Cole In Class

For Roland Cole, getting an MBA from Chicago Booth has allowed him to boost his quantitative skills and land an internship at a top wealth management firm. Just as important, Roland’s experience has given him the opportunity to help build an even stronger Booth community. Hear how Roland is using his MBA to pay it forward.

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Sara Markowitz, Current Student

A strong personal connection to the healthcare field paired with hands-on industry experience at Booth have prepared Sara Markowitz to make an impact in the field.

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