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Commencement 2013 | Undergraduate Student Profiles

Matthew Gleysteen

Matthew Gleysteen

























Degrees: BS in Business Administration; BA in International Studies
Specialization:
International Business

Job Title: Executive in Training Program Associate, Brussels-based Delhaize Group, starting in Boston, Massachusetts

Hometown: Boston, Massachusetts

Campus Activities: Sigma Chi, Delta Phi Epsilon, and
Sigma Iota Rho

Internships: Broadcove Partners, summer 2010, Congressman Barney Frank's Office, fall 2011, Asia Quality Focus, summer 2012, American Enterprise Institute, fall 2012

Study Abroad: SKEMA Business Program in France, spring 2012

Most Helpful Class: International Marketing was very inspiring; it really prepped me to work in the global business world.

What I'll Miss Most About Kogod: I'm going to miss the stimulating environment of Kogod. I was really expected to stretch my abilities here and I'm not sure I'll ever be in an environment quite like that again.

Fun Fact: I'm spending the summer backpacking before starting my job in the fall. I'll be traveling from D.C. to Iceland, then on to Sweden, France, Turkey, Thailand, Laos, Cambodia, and Hong Kong before returning to Boston via San Francisco.

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