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Final Goodbyes – The Last Week with Thomas Swan & Co.

Our final week at Thomas Swan was a brief but intense. We had to put together the final presentation and report since we were presenting a day earlier than the other teams. Monday through Wednesday consiste d of condensing all of our research into our presentation slides and deciding what information to include into our […]

Week 5 in India with SEWA

Last weekend we ventured to The Blue City of Jodhpur! We booked a sleeper bus once again after not getting the tickets on the train we had booked (India has a odd booking system!) but nevertheless we arrived in Jodhpur after a long restless nights sleep. We arrived early in the morning, checked into our […]

Week 1: Thomas Swan

First arrivals: two lost girls from Colombia. Interestingly, these two Colombians (Andrea and Isabella), both study business at Boston University, yet only met because of this internship. We both arrived early Friday morning and headed to our accommodations right next to the Newcastle University Business School, or as we later learned, “NUBS”. Even though we […]

Week 5 at NISM: Blood, Sweat, Tears and Beers

The weekend was spent mostly in the office/ working on our reports, although we enjoyed breaking up the day on Sunday with another run around Vashi Pond, despite the disappointment at not being able to rent a pedalo… Monday In the morning we had our final session in the trading lab, where we incorporated real time […]

RBI Week 5: Retreats and Reflections

This weekend we took a break from the busy streets of Pune and enjoyed a pleasant trip to Goa. Our adventure began at 9 pm on Friday evening when we embarked on an 11 hour sleeper bus that took us from Pune to Panjim. We didn’t have the best expectations for the journey, yet were […]