Saunders Around the World

Welcome to Saunders Global Blogs! Saunders College of Business is committed to providing our students opportunities to study, discover, and become more involved in today’s global community through domestic and international travel. This site is a collection of their blogs! We welcome you back to our Saunders website at any time to learn more about what our students are doing, programs we offer and what is happening around campus!


Ho Chi Minh City-Day One

Saunders Global Blogs - Published on October 21, 2014 by SaundersBlogs

Note: Our Executive MBA classes (online and on-campus) are in Vietnam from October 18th-25th for their international trip and will be blogging periodically.    The online Executive MBA Program will be hosting an online information session on November 12th – 12PM EDT. This 30 minute session will feature a faculty member and current student in the program discussing business visits, cultural ...more

American In Paris!

Saunders Global Blogs - Published on June 20, 2014 by SaundersBlogs

Bonjour! Earlier this month I had the pleasure of going to Paris to attend a friend/ former RIT alum’s (KGCOE) wedding. I arrived a week prior to the wedding so I had some time to knock some things off of my bucket list and even had the opportunity to visit a new study ...more

EMBA Student Travels to Prague

Saunders Global Blogs - Published on March 25, 2014 by SaundersBlogs

My name is Shari Maxwell and I started the Online Executive MBA program in February of 2013.  At the time, I was living in Hagerstown, MD, working as a Production Manager for Rust-Oleum.  My background is in chemical engineering and I have 18 years of experience in manufacturing as a process engineer, process improvement leader, ...more

MBA Students Travel to Haiti for Sustainable Engineering Project

Saunders Global Blogs - Published on January 15, 2014 by SaundersBlogs

From January 4th, 2014 to January 15th, 2014, Jon Eppolito and Airin O’Connor, RIT MBA students, traveled to Haiti.  The purpose of the trip was to gather market data and research to assist RIT’s Sustainable Engineering students in design of affordable sanitation solutions for the rural regions of Haiti. While in Haiti, we conducted several focus ...more

Weather's Beautiful, Wish You Were Here...

Honors Travel - Published on March 29, 2014 by SaundersHonors

Spending this past week in Silicon Valley has been a very eye-opening experience. We had the opportunity to get a glimpse at a wide myriad of companies, from startups with a technology oriented culture, to global consultancy firms whose culture overflowed with signs of artistic innovation and design thinking. People in the valley don't settle for ...more