It’s game day today! I've recently decided to get back into sports and more specifically with soccer by registering a team in Ohio State’s intramural soccer tournament. The league consists of 28 teams separated in pools of four. Each team has to play once against each other and the best two teams in the pools advance in the playoffs when all the pool game have been played. It only cost $80 to register a team and up to 11 players.
As I've posted about in previous blogs, I'm originally from Oklahoma, and because of this, I am a huge Oklahoma City Thunder fan. Our franchise moved to OKC when I was 13 years old. I became an instant fan and have supported the team ever since. Obviously, a large part of the Ohio State experience is attending Buckeye football games. Another perk for sports fans, though, is being just a two-hour drive away from Cleveland.
One of my Sunday traditions since becoming a student in the Full-Time MBA program is visiting the Graduate Student Event Hub to see what exciting things are happening at Fisher over the next several weeks.
Columbus has many unique features and things to do such as the Columbus Zoo. The Columbus Zoo is rated the third-best zoo in the United States, and definitely worth a visit while in Ohio! During the winter months close to the holiday season, the zoo gets transformed and decorated with millions of beautiful Christmas lights; it's called "Wildlights." The MAcc Council decided to plan a trip on the last day of classes.
I recently enjoyed another of the famous SMF class dinners (the first of which I talked about in a recent blog post). Once again, the turnout was great and this time, we even had several of our professors attend! It was another great evening of chatting with people who we see in classrooms every day in a different setting. However, the best part of the evening was yet to come...