From the culture to the academics to feeling like they belonged, Kellogg rose to the top of their list.
Spirited, collaborative, genuine, diverse. These are just a few of the ways in which Kellogg First-Year students describe their peers.
Michael Salna (1Y 2021) interviews Professor Mohanbir Sawhney, associate dean of digital innovation, on technology’s disruption in healthcare — especially during the COVID-19 pandemic.
“Since launch, we’ve learned that 80% of Indian weddings are now interracial, intercultural and interfaith. As a result, we offer tons of education on what to wear to each event and why.” Hear from Karen Desai (2Y 2022) on her startup, LUKH.
Leaders from Kellogg’s Energy & Sustainability Club, Aarushi Magan and Haerim Hong (both 2Y 2021), share their journeys in sustainability, and their efforts to bring ClimateCAP to Kellogg in 2022.
To recognize Women’s History Month, Inside Kellogg will be featuring the diverse perspectives, reflections and leadership journeys from Kellogg’s community of women. Stay tuned for more!
“By hosting sessions on the challenges faced by current key industries of interest at Kellogg, we hoped our classmates and other business school students would be able to identify an ally and anti-racism journey that is uniquely personal to them,” Courtney Weldon (MMM 2021), co-chair of BMAC, says.
“I’d still consider BHM to be a check-in point, but now it revolves around strategizing my plans for community activism, identifying gaps in my own knowledge because the Black experience is not a monolith, and finding new ways to contribute to young Black professionals via mentorship,” Sammy Goldstein (2Y 2022).
Members of Team Rise of the JEDI, Sam Wargolet (1Y 2021) and Em Kuo (MMM 2022), share their experience placing as semi-finalists in the competition, as well as their work in a racial justice and equity.
“Systemic racism is a very real and urgent problem. I believe that history provides much needed context for the challenges we face today, and betters equips us to design comprehensive solutions that continually push us towards equitable progress,” Kyron Whitfield (MMM 2022) says.
In his next post, Eric Anderson, Kellogg’s faculty director for the Kellogg-McCormick MBAi Program, shares how MBAi prepares you for careers in business strategy and tech — today and tomorrow.