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September 25, 2015
How to Make Smarter Choices
Psychologist and bestselling author uses Sherlock Holmes as a guide to making smarter choices
Maria Konnikova, the first speaker in the 2015-16 Jepson Leadership Forum series on health, science, and the future, discussed how mindfulness can lead to smarter choices.
September 1, 2015
Justin Spain, '95
Jepson School alumnus builds career in medical sales
Justin Spain, ’95, applies knowledge of leadership to his career to provide the best outcomes for patients.
August 26, 2015
Eve Knapp, '16
Senior sees how risk-taking can pay off in internship at start-up company
Senior Eve Knapp, ’16, took a risk when she accepted an internship offer at an unfamiliar company in a field to which she had never given much thought.
August 21, 2015
Michael Barrett, '16
Untraditional banking internship gives senior stronger sense of self
An internship at Bank of New York Mellon enabled Michael Barrett, ’16, to take on a new role: a storyteller.
August 19, 2015
Jepson School alumna teaches healthy living
Victoria Lyon, '13, dedicates career to promoting wellness through social change
Victoria Lyon, ’13, uses her leadership studies education to help youth populations develop healthy lifestyles.
August 14, 2015
Lydia Barnes, '16
Student leads change through internship at Telfair Museums
In her internship at Telfair Museums, Lydia Barnes, ’16, draws upon her leadership studies coursework to think more deeply about the artwork museums display and how museums market their messages.
August 11, 2015
John Obeck, 16
Leadership studies major focuses on creating a personalized experience for dental patients
As an intern at one of the country’s largest dental support organizations, John Obeck, ’16, examined how a corporate model of dentistry can create personalized experiences for patients.
August 7, 2015
Olivia Dulmage, '16
Senior leadership studies major draws inspiration from encounters with world leaders
Olivia Dulmage, ’16, interned at Grieboski Global Strategies in Alexandria, Va.
August 5, 2015
Internship forges student-alumna connection
Diane Gremillion,'16, and Cici Pandol, '14, team up to create positive change
Diane Gremillion, '16, interned with Cici Pandol, '14, at Soapbox Soaps, a buy-one-give-one company based in Alexandria, Va.
August 4, 2015