Phi Do – Out of my comfort zone again!

Growing up in Northern California, I was surrounded by a network of family, friends, and a community that I grew to love.  I loved my high school, my hometown, my room, my dog, all of which were things that I adapted to be a part of my comfort zone. What most people don’t know was I came to America young, … Read More

Southwestern AdvantagePhi Do – Out of my comfort zone again!

Jose Aguilar – Getting the equivalent of an MBA in the Southwestern Internship

Jose Aguilar – UCLA I first heard about the Southwestern Advantage internship through a survey I jokingly filled out. This was mid-May, three weeks before the spring semester was over. At that time, I had finished an internship as an International Trade Assistant where I was able to publish some valuable reports. Then, I was working as a clerk on … Read More

Southwestern AdvantageJose Aguilar – Getting the equivalent of an MBA in the Southwestern Internship

Robyn Lee – The simple formula

Robyn Lee – UCLA When I sat in my information session on campus, I thought I had Southwestern Advantage figured out. I was a big skeptic of the program at UCLA, but I was a sophomore in school, with summer school and working for my parents’ small businesses being the only things on my resume. It was a wonder that … Read More

Southwestern AdvantageRobyn Lee – The simple formula