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2021 CFA Institute Research Challenge Students

UMaine wins CFA Society Maine 2021 Research Challenge

The University of Maine brought home the CFA Institute Research Challenge state title for the second year in a row. MaineMBA students Robert Harvey and Daniel Thomas and undergraduate student Nicole Pelletier were led by MBS team advisor, Dr. Pankaj Agrrawal. “This was an outcome of steady, consistent, and devoted work by the team captained […]

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Photo of Nargiz Ali Zada, MaineMBA international student

Student Profile: Nargiz Ali Zada

Meet Nargiz Ali Zada, an international student earning her MaineMBA. Find out what drew Nargiz to UMaine from Azerbaijan and why earning an MBA is important to her. Tell us a little bit about where you are from… I am from Baku, the capital city of Azerbaijan. Baku is an ancient, beautiful city on the […]

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The Roy brothers are all earning their MaineMBA.

Three Brothers, One MBA Program

Billy, Jonathan, and Daniel Roy grew up in Frenchville, Maine. They all earned their bachelor’s degrees at the University of Maine and are now all enrolled in the MaineMBA program. “Honestly, the three of us never planned to work on our MBA’s simultaneously,” Billy says. Jon, who works at the University of Maine Advanced Structures […]

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Maria Maxsimic, Marleylilly

Internship Stories: Maria Maxsimic at Marleylilly

Name: Maria Maxsimic, Class of 2022  Major: Marketing Internship Placement: Marleylilly Why did you choose to participate in an internship at Marleylilly? I have always been interested in fashion.  My dream is to eventually work for a clothing company.    Marleylilly is an e-commerce clothing and gift company based in Greer, South Carolina. I was […]

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Connor Williams, Tyler Tech

Internship Stories: Connor Williams at Tyler Technologies

Name: Connor Williams, Class of 2021 Major: Business Management  Internship Placement: Tyler Technologies Why did you choose to participate in an internship at Tyler Technologies? Whenever I was taking a class with Dr. Graham, he would always talk about what a great company Tyler Tech is. His opinion spurred my decision to go on the […]

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Maggie Healy, ASCC Intern

Internship Stories: Maggie Healy at UMaine ASCC

Name: Maggie Healy, Class of 2021 Major: Marketing with a concentration in Management Information Systems  Internship Placement: University of Maine’s Advanced Structures and Composites Center  Why did you choose to participate in an Internship at ASCC? I chose to work here because I believe the Advanced Structures and Composites Center offers a great learning environment. […]

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Taylor Ashley, MBS Internship Coordinator

Meet Taylor Ashley, Internship Coordinator

The Maine Business School is pleased to welcome Taylor Ashley as our new Internship Coordinator and Academic Advisor. He is a graduate of the University of Central Florida. There he earned his bachelor’s degree in business and his MBA.  A Passion for Development Previously, Ashley has worked as the Executive Director for the International Friendship […]

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Tate Porter interned at Unum

Internship Stories: Tate Porter at Unum

Name: Tate Porter, Class of 2021 Major: Marketing Internship Placement: Unum  Why did you choose to apply for an internship at Unum?  I went on the Bear Treks trip in 2019 and heard all about the great opportunities that Unum had to offer. The night I got back from the trip I started the internship […]

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Vartika Srivastava, MBS alum, The Jackson Laboratory

Alumni Profile: Vartika Srivastava

Vartika Srivastava combines her passion for science and experience in business in her role at The Jackson Laboratory. The skills she learned at the Maine Business School perfectly positioned her to work for this global organization. Her advice to MBS students? Participate in an internship! Why did you decide to attend the University of Maine […]

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Xander Karris is earning his MBA

Why entrepreneur Xander Karris is earning his MBA

Xander Karris’ business, Hestia Media, is the culmination of many failed business ideas, lightbulb moments, and brainstorm pivots. Find out why this 2020 UMaine graduate decided to continue his educational journey with the Graduate School of Business, and why you should earn your MBA. Why did you decide to earn your MBA? Earning my MBA […]

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