Hispanic Business Student Association

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The Hispanic Business Student Association (HBSA) at Rice University connects current business leaders with the Hispanic leaders of the future. We promote the academic and professional development of Hispanic MBAs of the Jones School by serving as a platform that facilitates networking opportunities for future employment, promotes diversity, and sources Hispanic talent for the business community.

Please feel free to contact us at hbsa@rice.edu and visit us on LinkedIn.


Officers 2015-2016

Ana Gomez
Laura Magarinos
Vice President
of Public & Interclub Relations

Diego Paez
Vice President
of Finance & Career Opportunities
Jessica Sellers
Vice President
of Diversity

Catalina Osorio
Vice President
of MBAP Relations
David Proano
Vice President
of Business & Latin American Relations

Diana Sanchez
Vice President
of Marketing & Communications
Alfredo De Los Reyes
Vice President
of Graduate Relations


Welcome happy hour

National Society of Hispanic MBAs (NSHMBA) National Conference Preparation and Panel
October 4-6, 2012
Orlando, FL
The HBSA will help you with panels and tips for this great opportunity to meet hispanics in business, companies that hire hispanics and advice to interview successfully for potential internships. For more information, please visit: http://www.nshmba.org/page/NationalConference

Lunch and learn events for internship search including advice for international students, interview prep and class registration

One of our goals for the upcoming year is to further engage alumni with the Jones school, and we plan to have several networking happy hours with alumni

Soccer tournament

HBSA sponsored partio

Our flagship event is a panel with Hispanic business leaders from our community that share their thoughts, insight and experience on how to prepare and succeed as a Hispanic in the US business world

Rumba latina