Author Archives

  • Meet Rachel Shelton, Lead Ambassador and MBA candidate

    Rachel Shelton headshot

    I have always been interested in human development, and consequently career development. My role as lead ambassador allows me to have conversations with individuals who are at a pivot point in their development, whether they are looking to be promoted within their own companies or change careers.

  • Alumni ambassador spotlight: Alyssa Phillips

    Alyssa Phillips Headshot

    Through my cohort, international experience, events and guest speakers, Portland State University has introduced me to a lot of people I would not have met otherwise. Some of these people have helped me discover career possibilities that I did not know existed.

  • Student ambassador spotlight: Stephen Murphy

    Stephen Murphy Headshot

    Once I decided to pursue the The Portland MBA and committed myself to the process, I’ve been amazed at how much I’ve been able to change in my own life simply by deciding that it was time to make a change. Understanding how I was selling myself short has inspired me to do a lot more than I have before.

  • MRED students win Northwest NAIOP competition

    Their development plan focused on a proposal for Merlino Properties’ 5th and Bell site, also known as Bell V, a mixed-use hotel and multifamily building located in Belltown, a downtown Seattle neighborhood.