As our year in the MAcc program comes to a close, I asked a few soon-to-be graduates what participating in this program has meant to them. Although we were only here for a year, we know that we will continue to feel Fisher's influence throughout our lives. Max Smith is grateful for the opportunities he found to give back to our temporary home in Columbus:
Dear Loyal Following, Over the past nine months, we have shared so much. You have witnessed a special and intimate viewing of the journey from the beginning of the Specialized Master in Finance program to this final week. From my introductory blog to my first semester recap to this final thank-you letter.
I spent a part of this morning going through photos from the past year, and man, it is crazy how quickly these past eight months have gone. Reminds me of this old country song by Trace Adkins. As our email inboxes get flooded with graduation information, ways to purchase regalia, and other information regarding diplomas; graduation is starting to become a real idea indeed.
I GRADUATED! This past weekend was such a mix of emotions, family, friends, graduation celebrations -- and lots of food and good times. Maybe a little bit too much food and good times, but hey, it was graduation!
As much as I wasn't ready to say goodbye to Ohio State as a student, Spring Commencement was celebrated on Sunday, May 5. Over 8,000 graduates were packed onto the field in Ohio Stadium, and I was surrounded by my MAcc classmates as we listened to President Obama, OSU President E.