Archive | March 2017

Wednesday, March 29th – Come to the Prospanica Kick Off & Networking Mixer


Event is open to Prospanica Members, Future Members and Students

• Come and meet with Prospanica San Diego board members

• Learn more about the Prospanica Foundation Scholarships & our exclusive “best practices “Scholarship Workshop

• Like us on Facebook at

What is Prospanica?

Prospanica – The Association of Hispanic Professionals – is here to help you grow personally and professionally through:

  • Valuable employment opportunities for MBA students
  • Undergraduate assistance to pursue graduate education
  • Expanded business networks and guidance to advance your professional career

We have 46 professional and university chapters to support you, and we’ve created strong partnerships with prominent universities and Fortune 500 companies. Whether you’re looking for exciting job connections or a roadmap to graduate education, Prospanica will help you chart the path ahead. Join us today!

Formerly the National Society of Hispanic MBAs (NSHMBA) and founded in 1988, Prospanica’s nearly 30-year history emphasizes on educational and professional development programs to improve the Hispanic community as a whole.

SP17 English for Academic and Professional Development (EAPD) program at UC San Diego Extension for non-native English speaking students

With the ever increasing number of non-native English speaking and international students on campus, the evening courses in the  English for Academic and Professional Development (EAPD)program are especially valuable and tailored to assist those students seeking to improve their English language skills in four core areas: Academic & Business Writing, Conversation & Oral Presentation, Grammar & Vocabulary, and Pronunciation & Fluency.
Please find the new SP17 English for Academic and Professional Development (EAPD) flyer attached which lists classes, days, times, and costs. Classes begin on Monday, April 10, 2017.  I hope you can distribute this information by whichever method you deem best to all potentially interested non-native English speaking students. Please let me know if you need any more materials or if you would like me to send over a few paper copies as well. I very much appreciate all the help you are willing to give me to get the word out about my program and classes and any other way that I can assist or provide anything more, please let me know.
Courses that tend to be most useful for international students are:
Please remember that UC San Diego full-time matriculated students are eligible for:
  • 10% discount of up to $50 per quarter (proper ID must be presented in person at time of enrollment)


More Info on the attached flyer: SP17-4007 EAPD Flyer (1)

NBC 7 Featured Rady School of Management

NBC 7 San Diego recently produced a news story on entrepreneurship in San Diego, which prominently featured the Rady School.
A special thank you to Vish Krishnan, Ayelet Gneezy and MBA student Jon Wilensky for participating in the story.

REMINDER: NIBC 2017 Registration Open Mid-March!

Founded in 2009, NIBC was established on the guiding principle of providing students from any geography a merit-based opportunity to develop and measure their skillset on a world stage.

  • 1,600 competitors each year from 100+ schools including Wharton, Stanford, Yale, Western, Queens, Oxford, Cambridge and University of Hong Kong
  • Cases designed by investment banking professionals based on authentic market data with final round adjudicated by managing directors from US & Canadian banks
  • Prominent speakers have included Robert Herjavec (Lead Panelist on Shark Tank) and Frank Giustra (Founder of Lions Gate Entertainment)
  • Key sponsors representatives have included the Global Head of Investment Banking, RBC Capital Markets and Vice Chairman of Investment Banking, JP Morgan

  • Registration will be opening in Mid-March. 
  • The first round case is planned to be disseminated in September with the final round taking place on November 29th-30th (tentative).
  • Final details will be provided upon opening of registration.
For more information, please review the attached background presentation (NIBC 2017 – Academic Partners Engagement), the NIBC fact sheet (NIBC 2017 – Fact Sheet) and visit our website for more details (  

UCSD students and alumni to receive 50% off Becker’s complete 2017 four-part course tuition!

Becker Professional Education is offering a 50% scholarship to UC San Diego 2017 graduates and alumni for their 2017 CPA Exam Review 

Check out the attached flyer for further details:


Mitchell International: Seeking Entry Level Data Analytics position to join their HR team

Mitchell International, Inc. is a leading provider of information and workflow solutions to the Property & Casualty Claims Industry and their supply chain partners. They solve interesting and complex problems that directly affect the customers our clients serve. They are constantly adapting to stay on the forefront of emerging technologies and we work diligently to maintain our position as a thought leader within our industry. 

Mitchell’s Human Resources team is an innovative group focused on partnering with business leaders to drive results. As a Data Analytics Analyst within the Compensation Human Resources team, you’ll be responsible for data manipulation, analysis, reporting and extracting and sharing insights to power business decisions. The person they’re looking for must have technical experience using programs to extract, analyze, and manipulate data from a variety of disparate data sources and systems. They also want someone who loves working in an ever-changing environment, focused on solving business needs, and passionate about results. This role reports to the Compensation & Analytics leader within Human Resources.

For specific responsibilities and qualifications
and where to apply go to:

Data Analytics Analyst 2