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Success Stories | Mar 27, 2017 |

Success Story: Carl Jean-Pierre ’20 earns EY internship

“Come back in a year or two.” For some freshmen, hearing this advice at a career fair might be discouraging. For Carl Jean-Pierre, BS ’20, it made him even more determined to line up an internship. He will start this …

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Success Stories | Feb 16, 2017 |

Success Story: Christa Ceconi ’17 in Dreyfus investment management role

Life is a marathon, not a sprint. A Gabelli School senior knows firsthand the truth behind these words. Christa Ceconi, BS ’17, recently accepted a one-year rotational position at Dreyfus, a subsidiary of BNY Mellon, but it took time, patience, …

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Success Stories | Jan 03, 2017 |

Success Story: Kristy Scheurer ’17 lands Macy’s merchandise planning role

Some people think of shopping as a chore. Others find it to be a therapeutic hobby.

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Success Stories | Nov 22, 2016 |

Stephen Blackwell on SpinMedia, success, and being scared

Stephen Blackwell’s journey to become the CEO of SpinMedia, a pop-culture website publisher, was not typical

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Success Stories | Sep 21, 2016 |

Fellowship takes MBA student from bakery to broadcasting

Nataki Kali Campbell, MBA ’18, will not have to wait long to apply her classroom learning to real-world experience. Campbell — who works with her family-owned business, Golden Krust Caribbean Bakery and Grill — has been awarded the first WFUV …

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Success Stories | Jul 05, 2016 |

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 …

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Success Stories | Jun 29, 2016 |

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 …

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Success Stories | May 17, 2016 |

3 of 4 national entrepreneur grants go to Fordham students

Fordham University student entrepreneurs won three out of the four grants awarded by the Kenneth Cole Foundation at the Compass Fellowship National Conference held recently at Georgetown University. Makena Masterson, BS ’19, Michelle Berardino, FCRH ’19, and Enzo Obeso, BS …

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Success Stories | Feb 19, 2016 |

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 …

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Success Stories | Jan 20, 2016 |

Student checklist idea helps students win Target competition

By Bailey Link Five Fordham students won $2,500 during the Third Annual Target Marketing Competition for their idea to create a 15-point checklist to help college students with their back-to-school shopping. The list – put together by students Crystal Gonzalez, …

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