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Three takeaways from Colombia Module

Earlier this month, I had the opportunity to travel to Colombia was part of the One-Year MBA module. Due to our accelerated schedule, One-Year students are only able to participate in one Mid-Semester Module (MSM), so this trip ensures the ability to have two opportunities to travel internationally with Goizueta. I was unsure of what to expect when I signed up for the trip in May, but I am very glad to have taken the trip and look forward to participating in an MSM next year! Here are three takeaways from my experience: Lessons from the Classroom Were Reinforced...


Traveling to Colombia provides eye-opening experience

One-Year 18MBA class travels to Colombia to experience best business practices, culture My classmates and I began our exploration of Colombia in the city of Bogota, an urban oasis sprawling with shops and restaurants, with old, beautiful buildings peeking out on every corner. Our days in Bogota were filled with excitement, learning and culture. One moment, we were sipping coffee from a local startup, and the next we were enjoying a dinner and a show in Chico Norte. The smell of fried plantains was accompanied by live performers singing the most popular Carlos Vives Spanish tunes and salsa dancing. On our second...