Finally Finished Fall Quarter

Just a few weeks ago, the fall term ended with final exams in our first quarter classes. But getting here wasn’t necessarily a piece of cake. Shortly before the holiday break, students began to disappear from Jacobs and started to focus much more on final exams. And despite the fact that business school is often… Continue reading

Moving Forward

Three weeks of break have gone by in a flash. The Kellogg Ski Trip was epic. Just imagine 750+ Kellogg students taking over Aspen/Snowmass for a whole week. Most of the condos were slope side, so we could ski or snowboard out onto the mountain directly. It was a ton of fun, and definitely a… Continue reading

Fall Quarter. Done.

After I complete my four finals during the week of December 6th, I would have officially completed my first quarter of business school. I still cannot believe that it has already been almost a year since I received that long-awaited phone call telling me that I was accepted to one of the best MBA programs… Continue reading

The McManus Way

As an admissions tour guide and lunch host, I get asked many questions from prospective students regarding housing, so I thought that I would dedicate an entry on this topic. From my own personal estimates, I think probably 80-90% of Kellogg students live in Evanston. It is just more convenient to live near the school… Continue reading

First week of classes

I have just finished my first week of real classes for the fall quarter at Kellogg. Even though I already took a required core class during the pre-term (three hours everyday for two weeks), this week felt more official because I had a full load of 4 classes for the quarter. This quarter I am… Continue reading

Why Northwestern

Just this past August, I began my business school journey here in Northwestern’s JD-MBA program. It’s great to be back in school again after spending four years working in start-up field and the consulting industry, and having spent this past summer at the Attorney General’s Office. Just three months into school, I’m already soaking up… Continue reading