Gaby Rios Plaza Middle East and Africa University Recruiting PM | Microsoft Vanderbilt MBA 2014
A global culture where diversity is valued. "As an international student from Venezuela, I found many opportunities at Vanderbilt to showcase my culture, experiences and leadership style in a very welcoming environment. Vanderbilt fosters a culture of inclusiveness where all ideas are respected."
Harkirat Sareen Intern | Amazon Vanderbilt MBA 2017
New Delhi, India
The diversity at Vanderbilt expanded my thinking. "Coming to Vanderbilt has been a very insightful experience. Sharing a class with people from such diverse backgrounds, cultures and locations has broadened my perspective and my thinking is now more inclusive."
Banking Associate | SunTrust
Vanderbilt MBA 2014 Sacramento, California
A diversity of cultures, religions, even personalties and leadership styles. "Now I have friends from everywhere: India, China, Vietnam, El Salvador and Ghana. I took advantage of my time at Owen to really learn about different cultures, religions, personalities and leadership styles. Owen gave me a chance to grow and become a more well-rounded individual."
The Kraft Heinz Company | Brand Manager Vanderbilt MBA 2011 Chicago, Illinois
A diverse learning experience that enriched my life. "Building relationships and interacting with people from so many diverse backgrounds and cultures at Vanderbilt not only enriched my learning experience, it enriched my life. Both in and outside the classroom my thinking was challenged and now I have a broader view of the world."
Yasuyo Mikami Sponsored Student | Aflac Vanderbilt MBA 2016
Hakodate, Hokkaido, Japan
A global culture where all are welcome. "At Vanderbilt we have a collaborative culture. Everyone respects everyone’s culture, background, and careers. Owen gave me many opportunities to contribute as the president of Japan Business Club and an international student."
A place that values leadership, service and each other. "After coming to Owen from the Marines, I immediately felt a sense of belonging similar to the close-knit nature of the military. The team-oriented culture was very familiar, and I was happy to be involved with another high-caliber group of people who respect and value each other’s unique experiences while also looking out for one another."