Author Archives: Ursula Olender

MBA Scholarships for NYU Stern School of Business

Are you thinking about business school? The NYU Stern Willam R. Berkley Scholarship is for exceptional college seniors and recent college graduates who wish to pursue their MBA directly after their undergraduate degree or within a year of graduation. The Berkley Scholarship covers full tuition and mandatory fees, and includes a generous stipend for housing and educational expenses.

Berkley Scholars take advantage of all that NYU Stern has to offer including global experiences, a strong alumni network, and the Office of Career Development. Past Scholars have worked at companies such as Amazon, McKinsey, and MasterCard.

If you’d like to learn more about the Berkley Scholars, visit our website. We also invite you to join us for a webinar on Tuesday, October 2nd at 4:00pm EST. Please RSVP here.

Let’s Aim Higher: Forté Events for Women

Registration Is Open!

Forté Forums are designed for standout women considering an MBA whether you’re a high-achiever looking to change careers, a college student planning for the future, or a professional ready to take your career to the next level.

A free event unlike any other, Forté Forums are held annually in 12 cities to empower you with information about the value of an MBA. You’ll make critical connections with representatives, alumnae, and students of top business schools in North America and Europe—all while forming an unmatched peer support network. Successful businesswomen representing diverse industries and career stages will also share how their MBAs help them make a mark. And you’ll gain exclusive insights to the admissions process.

Registration for the London Forum will open soon.

Morgan Stanley Research Diversity & Women’s Networking Event

Rising Sophomores and Juniors from all majors are invited to gain a deeper understanding of Morgan Stanley’s Research Division through an interactive panel of senior leaders and an opportunity to network with professionals of all levels within both Equity and Fixed Income Research.

Date: Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Time: 5:15pm – 7:30pm

Location: Morgan Stanley Headquarters, 1585 Broadway, New York, NY

Eligibility: This event is open to rising Sophomore and Junior Women and/or students who self-identify as Black, Hispanic, and/or Native American

Attire: Business Formal

Deadline to Apply: Sunday, July 8, 2018. To apply for this event, please click here.

By Monday, July 16, you will be notified if you have been selected to attend the event. Please Note: Transportation will not be provided.

2019 Summer Program: Recruiting Process

For information on the 2019 Summer Analyst Programs & the recruiting process, please reference the Morgan Stanley career website at

For more information about Morgan Stanley and the Research Division, please find the below links to our Webinar Series.

Contact Information: Should you have any further questions, please feel free to contact members of Morgan Stanley’s Research Campus Recruiting teams.

Lyman Ambrose, Equity Research Campus Recruiting
Erin Bergano, Fixed Income Campus Recruiting

Pursuing opportunities in the finance industry? Make sure your resume stands out

Many firms in the financial services industry have begun recruiting for 2019 summer and full-time opportunities.  If you haven’t already, make sure that your resume is targeted to the role you desire and shows that you’re and impressive candidate.

Check out the Resume Writing for Finance, Consulting and Business 2018 presentation to learn how to focus your resume for competitive positions.

I am available to review your resume via email.  Please submit your resume to me by July 27 to guarantee a quick turnaround (2 business days).  Please indicate which role(s) you’re pursuing in the body of your email and attach a PDF copy of your resume.

Asset Management Alumni Panel and Networking Event in Boston

The Center for Careers and Internships, Pam Czekanski ’81 (Loomis, Sayles, & Co.), and Alexandra Dorf ’96 (Cambridge Associates) are teaming up to bring you an informative alumni panel and networking event to help you learn what it’s like to work in Asset Management. Join us to meet alumni and discuss career paths in the industry, skills needed to be successful, and how to land an internship or job.

This is event is most appropriate for rising sophomores and juniors, but seniors are welcome.

Monday, July 30, 2018 at 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM

Cambridge Associates, 125 High Street, Boston, MA 02110

Business casual or formal attire required.

This event requires an RSVP by July 23, 2018. Space is limited, reserve your spot today.

Bank of America Merrill Lynch Summer 2019 Applications Open July 1st

Please be informed that Bank of America Merrill Lynch’s GCIB and S&T applications for Summer 2019 opportunities will open on July 1 and close on September 9. All candidates must apply via the BAML website between July 1 and the Sept 9 deadline, after which GCIB and S&T will no longer be accepting applications. GCIB and S&T expect to review applicants on a rolling basis. Therefore, it is critical that you complete your applications ASAP, preferably in the first few days after they open.

Review the BAML Recruiting Process very carefully. This material contains information on BAML’s Summer Webcast Series currently taking place, as well as the 2019 GBAM opportunities and tips on applying.