“Every challenge a returning citizen faces — from securing basic food, clothing and shelter to finding sustainable transportation and employment — coalesces around a singular issue: lack of access to working capital.” Janie Baird (2Y 2021) and Josh Nathan (JB-MBA 2021) share the origin of their fund and their team making it to the final four.
Hear from Hayley Bohart (2Y 2022) on what it took for her and the Kellogg team to become 2021 global champions of VCIC, the largest academic venture capital competition in the world.
In the last post of this series, hear from alumnus Jason Barsema ’14 (Co-Founder and President of Halo Investing) on his venture and path in entrepreneurship.
Creating a satirical, B-school musical during a pandemic is no small feat. Hear from this year’s Board members, Jessica Hung (2Y 2021) and David Riche (MMM 2021), on how they (more than) pulled it off.
To kick off Gender Equity Week at Kellogg, Emily Ralph (2Y 2021) and Bri Leon (MMM 2021) share their experience leading the Manbassador Challenge and why empathy is so critical in the fight for gender equity.
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.
“In my short time at Kellogg, I’ve learned there’s no such thing as a “right” time. Learn as much as you can, understand your opportunities, be strategic, create a plan for your career and don’t be afraid,” says Varsha Nagaraj (E&W 2023).
“As I reflect on what has made my journey at Kellogg so fulfilling, it all comes back to the brave peers, especially the women, who have been at my side,” Corbin Rugh (E&W 2021) says, who is VP for the E&W Women’s Business Association.
“Figure out where you are today, strive to be 1% better than you were yesterday to progress yourself along the continuum and enter into supportive communities that value the equity work you want to do in this world,” Connor Clancy (E&W 2021) says, a manbassador and board member for Kellogg’s E&W Women’s Business Association.
Jordan Mann (E&W 2021), vice president of strategy for Kellogg’s Evening & Weekend Women’s Business Association, reflects on the last year, including the strength and growth of the Kellogg community.