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Educational Inequities Inspired These MBAs to Dedicate Their Lives to Fostering Equal Opportunity for All


Inspired by their own educational experiences and having witnessed the disparity between others’ and their own, Consortium alumni Scott Lan and Alaina Flowers are working to be part of the solution. 

Lan, a 2014 graduate of the University of Southern

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From DA to Charter School Founder: Adewale Oduye Shares His Experience Exposing Misconduct in the L.A. DA’s Office, His Post-MBA Plans


Inspired by the role models he saw as a kid, Adewale Oduye decided around age five that he wanted to be an attorney. “I used to watch a lot of legal shows as a kid,” he says, “but the idea

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Harnessing Education and Entrepreneurship to Give Back to the Community


Ali Imad Fadlallah’s passion for education is not surprising, considering he’s learned firsthand — in both good ways and bad — the power of a quality education.

The son of Lebanese immigrants, Fadlallah was born and raised in Dearborn, Mich., …

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Consortium Alums Use MBA Knowledge to Empower Others through Coaching


When it comes to professional success, landing the job is just the first step, says LaTonya Wilkins.

A Consortium alum from Indiana University Kelley School of Business, Wilkins is a professional speaker, facilitator and coach, helping diverse teams work …

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Bridging Gaps in Education with STEM and Entrepreneurship Skill-Building Opportunities


The idea that education is extremely important was ingrained in Andria Balogh at a young age. “I grew up … with the mantra ‘school always comes first,’” she says.

All of her experiences have further instilled this point. As a …