Summer Treks

Explore career opportunities by visiting our corporate partners' offices

Treks are an amazing opportunity for admitted LGBTQ+ MBA students to connect with a range of top-tier companies looking for MBA talent. The treks run through June and July every summer and focus on the following industries: finance, consulting, technology, marketing/retail, and healthcare. Each trek has a different industry focus and allows students to get a feel for a “day in the life”.

 

 

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2023 Summer Treks

Read below for the 2022 lineup of treks. Information on dates, cities, and industries will be posted in spring 2023.

Finance Trek: New York City

Date June 13-14, 2022 Location New York City, NY

Working in finance can be a lucrative career with many different paths to success. Whether the interest lies in investment banking, risk management, or one of the many other areas in finance, this trek is a great place for admitted LGBTQ+ MBAs to increase their understanding of the opportunities that one can pursue.

The companies that participated in 2022 are: Barclays, UBS, Morgan Stanley, Bank of America, Goldman Sachs, Credit Suisse, Wells Fargo, and JP Morgan Private Bank.

Virtual Trek

Date June 16-17, 2022 Location Virtual

Designed for admitted LGBTQ+ MBAs, this virtual trek will give you a snapshot of culture and career from several industries including healthcare, retail, and consulting.

The companies that participated in 2022 are: McKinsey & Company, Genentech, Danone, Salesforce, Google, Nationwide, DICK's Sporting Goods, National Grid, Omnicom, and Walmart.

Consulting & General Management Trek: Chicago

Date June 23-24, 2022 Location Chicago

Is a career in consulting right for you? What sorts of skills make for a good consultant? This trek is designed as a learning and networking opportunity for admitted LGBTQ+ MBAs to understand the world of consulting. Participants will hear from a number of consultants and leave with the knowledge of differences between major firms, what opportunities there are to join the workforce, and an understanding of real-life expectations in this exciting industry.

The companies that participated in 2022 are: BCG, Deloitte, PwC, EY-Parthenon, Bain & Company, and Accenture.

Technology & Retail Trek: Seattle

Date July 14-15, 2022 Location Seattle, WA

How do you find out where your place is in a world where technology is changing and evolving every day? From start-ups to tech giants, there are as many opportunities as there are businesses. Designed for admitted LGBTQ+ MBAs, this trek will give you a snapshot of culture and career from some of the world's leading tech companies.

The companies that participated in 2022 are: Starbucks, Accenture, Keystone Strategy, Amazon, Microsoft, and XBOX.