A Diverse MBA Community

Learn about Darden's diverse MBA community by visiting the following links: 

Diversity at Darden Open House

17 October 2014
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This event will include Darden’s regular open house activities (a class visit, tour, lunch with current students, and presentations by the Career Development Center and Financial Aid), as well as a special faculty discussion on “Diversity at Darden.” Attendees also have the opportunity to have dinner on 16 October with members of Darden’s affinity clubs.

Diwali First CoffeeStudent Affinity Clubs

Darden has a wide range of affinity student organizations that serve to enhance the quality of MBA student life. The clubs organize events for the Darden Community and provide resources and support throughout business school. Visit their websites for more information

For more information, visit the complete list of student organizations.

Diversity Organization Student Ambassadors

Darden partners with a variety of diversity organizations that strive to increase the representation of minorities, women and other populations historically underrepresented in business and MBA programs. These organizations provide tremendous opportunities for both networking and leadership.

If you have any questions about the diversity organizations below or how they relate to Darden, please feel free to contact these student ambassadors:

The Consortium for Graduate Study in Management

Angelica AlamAngelica Alam

Hometown: Bronx, NY
Undergraduate Institution: University of California, Riverside
Undergraduate Major: Economics
Areas of Interest: Diversity, Finance, Media/Communications
Summer Internship: Citigroup, Corporate Finance
Post-Darden Plans: Returning to Citigroup
Darden Clubs: Hispanic American Network at Darden, Latin American Student Association, Student Admissions Committee

Kenneth AcunaKenneth Acuna

Hometown: Hayward, CA
Undergraduate Institution: University of Michigan
Undergraduate Major: Business Administration
Areas of Interest: Consulting, Diversity, Finance, Investment Banking, Investment/Portfolio Management, Strategy
Summer Internship: Corporate Finance with an Investment Banking Firm
Post-Darden Plans: Investment Banking or Consulting
Darden Clubs: Black Business Student Forum, Finance Club, Hispanic American Network at Darden

Forté Foundation

Christine DreasChristine Dreas

Hometown: Decatur, GA
Undergraduate Institution: Georgia Institute of Technology
Undergraduate Major: Aerospace Engineering
Areas of Interest: Consulting, Education, Non-Profit
Summer Internship: Education Pioneers, Consulting
Post-Darden Plans: Education Consulting
Darden Clubs: Education Club, Graduate Women in Business, Net Impact

Jennifer FormanJennifer Forman

Hometown: San Diego, CA
Undergraduate Institution: Wake Forest University
Undergraduate Major: Mathematical Business
Areas of Interest: Finance, General Management, Strategy
Summer Internship: ExxonMobil, Corporate Finance
Darden Clubs: General Management and Operations Club, Graduate Women in Business

National Society of Hispanic MBAs

Angelica AlamAngelica Alam

Hometown: Bronx, NY
Undergraduate Institution: University of California, Riverside
Undergraduate Major: Economics
Areas of Interest: Diversity, Finance, Media/Communications
Summer Internship: Citigroup, Corporate Finance
Post-Darden Plans: Returning to Citigroup
Darden Clubs: Hispanic American Network at Darden, Latin American Student Association, Student Admissions Committee

Diversity Video Series

We invite you to hear our stories of diversity through the Darden Diversity Video Series found on YouTube. You can view a trailer of the videos below:

Diversity Resources

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