Success Story: Student joins intensive finance program

For four weeks this summer, 30 college-age women learned from some of the finest academic and professional minds in finance. A Gabelli School student was among them. Rachel Clivaz, BS ’18, was selected for the inaugural class of Girls Who Invest, a nonprofit seeking to groom women to become the next leaders in asset management. Launched in […]

Success Story: MBA student working with impact investor

By GabelliConnect A Fordham MBA student is working at Acumen as a summer associate, helping to change the way the world tackles poverty. Chris Bullard, MBA ’17, will help to scale up businesses in developing countries that are directed at serving people in extreme need. Headquartered in New York City with offices around the globe, Acumen is […]

Gabelli junior wins T. Howard Foundation scholarship

For Nazifa Nasim, BS ’17, a summer internship with Discovery Communications last year was an excellent learning experience. Now, it’s become even more valuable. Nasim, 20, from Fresh Meadows, Queens, learned this week that the internship led to her being named a 2015 Scott Weiss Scholarship winner by the T. Howard Foundation. The Fordham junior, […]

Success story: Senior gets fall internship at Google

Nicholas Hardiman’s senior year at the Gabelli School of Business is starting off in Ann Arbor, Mich. As an intern in one of Google’s biggest sales offices, Hardiman will be spending the next three months working with the online giant to maximize the results of small- to medium-size business advertisers. In his job, Hardiman will […]

Success story: Senior gets job offer from J.P. Morgan

Not every college graduate can realize a career dream when entering the workforce. Bailey Link, a 21-year-old Gabelli School of Business senior, will be doing just that when she starts her job as a middle-market credit analyst within specialized industries at J.P. Morgan in 2016. “J.P. Morgan has been my dream company since freshman year,” […]

Success story: Senior gets full-time offer from marketing firm

Benjamin Phillips, BS ’16, knows right where he’s going to be working when he graduates this May. Exactly what will his responsibilities be? He’ll find out soon enough. Phillips, a Gabelli School of Business business administration major who is concentrating in entrepreneurship and marketing, has a standing offer from IPG Mediabrands, a company with a number of marketing […]

Success story: Sette completes internship at MLB

Having an internship in Major League Baseball’s Office of the Commissioner really is as cool as it sounds. Nicholas Sette, a rising senior at the Gabelli School of Business, just completed his summer as a baseball operations intern there. A lifelong New York Yankees fan, Sette “did a little bit of almost everything” while he […]

Success story: Finance major an intern at investment firm

For Juan DeJesus, his summer internship at PanAfrican Investment Company isn’t simply about gaining business experience. It’s also about making a difference. DeJesus, who is entering his senior year at the Gabelli School of Business, was attracted to the company, a small investment firm founded by businessmen Richard Parsons and Ronald Lauder, because of its commitment […]

Success story: Finance student takes internship at Eventsy

While being an intern for an event planner may seem a bit removed for an accounting and finance major, Cindy Chen thinks her new job has benefits beyond the work experience. “I was a little bit shy at the first party,” Chen, a native of China, said about her marketing and sales work with Eventsy, […]

Success story: Marketing graduate lands job at Flamingo Group

Lauren Teske’s new job as a research executive at the Flamingo Group, an international brand consultancy, gives her two things she was looking for straight out of college: challenge and variety. The Flamingo Group’s primary focus is “qualitative research, so I will be working on teams to uncover opportunities and solve challenges that clients are […]