Northeastern University is the pioneer in experiential education. As a D'Amore-McKim student, you are a part of a thriving global network. Our unique graduate business programs pair rigorous academics with hands-on, experience-powered learning and prepare students for a global business world that is being transformed by rapid change and digital innovation. Students and faculty from all over the world enrich the D'Amore-McKim School of Business community, sharing diverse perspectives and experience in the classroom and beyond. And, our robust alumni network boasts Northeastern University Huskies in over 180 countries.

Topics for this session will include:

  • Student Experience: Understand what it's like to be a graduate student in D'Amore-McKim's vibrant global network.
  • Careers in business: Learn from the experts how D'Amore-McKim graduate business programs uniquely prepare students to take the next step in their careers.
  • Global resources: Explore the various resources Northeastern offers international students.

Meet your host

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Dena Snyder is an Associate Director of Graduate Recruitment and Admissions at D'Amore-McKim. Dena specializes in recruiting graduate students for the MS in Finance (Quantitative Finance) and MS in International Management programs. She recruits many international candidates and enjoys developing relationships with them to help them select the program that best fits their educational needs and professional goals. Dena spends a significant amount of time reviewing applications and making admissions recommendations. As part of her role, she leads informal “Ask Me Anything” admissions events where she counsels prospective students in a small group setting on the application process, understanding degree program components, and funding options.

Dena began with D'Amore-McKim in 2011 in a recruiting and admissions role supporting all graduate business programs. During this time, she enjoyed traveling and recruiting students to join the D'Amore-McKim MBA program.

Prior to coming to Northeastern, Dena worked in graduate admissions at Boston University Questrom School of Business. Before coming to higher education, she served in non-profit and government roles at the National Council of Jewish Women and SmithBucklin.