Immersion Learning

A Sustainability Conversation about the Green Bond Market

by By Michael Aiyetan, MBA ’16 and Environmental Finance and Impact Investing Fellow A conversation about green bonds underscored the need for defining and setting general standards for the green […]

Sustainable Global Enterprise – An Experience in Combining Perspectives

by Sheffin Joseph, MRP ‘15 Stepping out of my comfort zone and immersing myself in a different field of study. One of my favorite things about Cornell is the opportunity […]

Why the Capital Markets and Asset Management Immersion is a No-Brainer

by David Michael Estrine, MBA ’17 When beginning the Capital Markets and Asset Management (CMAM) immersion, there were a few common terms on our minds: equities, fixed income, commodities, currencies, […]

Key Ways Spring Semester Prepared me for my Consulting Internship

by Mark Geskermann, MBA ’16 Deciding on an immersion is what I imagine choosing a favorite child is like for parents. Alright, I admit that’s a bit exaggerated, but it […]

Socially Responsible Investing Goes Mainstream

by Thomas Bishop, MBA ’16 and Environmental Finance & Impact Investing Fellow The Sustainable Global Enterprise (SGE) Immersion and its career trek to Washington, DC were instrumental in making a […]

What I Didn’t Know Before My Corporate Finance Immersion

by Shiril Sunil Nikhar, MBA ‘17 The beginning of Johnson’s Corporate Finance Immersion (CFI)for the Class of 2017 MBA candidates was a boot camp led by Matthew Holaves, co-founder and […]

Intense, Practical, Worth It: Immersion Learning at Johnson

by Alessandra Kroeff, MBA ’16   About a year ago, I was faced with the important decision of selecting an immersion; a unique Johnson experience that involves an intense, hands-on […]

How skills that I thought I would never use became essential during my internship

by Claudio V. C. Macedo, MBA ‘16 Have you ever had the feeling that you are studying something that you will never need to use? After working for seven years […]

Capitalizing “8 Minute Energy”

by Mei Poon, MBA ‘16 and Environmental Finance and Impact Investing Fellow Candidate Mei Poon shares her experience working at a startup within a multinational organization. The sun fuels all […]

How to Draw an Owl

by Ace Stryker, MBA ‘16 Applying in-class MBA frameworks to ambiguous business situations which result in meaningful recommendations can be much like drawing an owl. The first-year MBA core and […]