Monday, April 15, 2013
GW's Only International Student Association Senator Featured in Hatchet
Shashwat Gautam (GW MBA 2013) student reflects on his experience as the only International Student Association Senator:
Shashwat Gautam’s home state of Bihar, India is one of the poorest in the country. The politics are corrupt, the people are poor and most have not pursued education past high school.
Now, as Gautam finishes his MBA in May and wraps up his term as a graduate Student Association senator, he plans to return to his hometown of Motihari to run for state assembly in 2015. Gautam said he thinks the lessons he’s learned navigating through red tape at GW will give him a leg up. [read more…]