CNBC intern Olivia Michael is prepping for a future in news – the junior marketing major with a journalism minor is interning at CNBC’s assignment desk at NBC Universal. She’s learning from some of the best, like Jim Cramer, host of CNBC’s Mad Money and Sue Herera, co-anchor of Power Lunch. Read more here.
Five of the six members of TCNJ’s 2014 Fed Challenge team are shown here with advisor Dr. Michele Naples (at left, followed by: Ben Kramskoi, Kevin Boise, James Tomasullo, Cody Nelson and Jacob Camins-Esakov. Christina Roach is not pictured. Congratulations are in order – they earned honorable mention at this year’s challenge sponsored by the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia, and held at Lafayette College.
From the left: Chris Minitelli, Kyle Smith, Professor Al Pelham (advisor), Emmet Slobodzian, and Matt Napoli are shown at the FSU International Collegiate Sales Competition this fall. This team of seniors (all members of Pi Sigma Epsilon) ranked 4th out of 36 participating schools. Of 84 competitors in the role-play competitions, Chris Minitelli ranked better than 77 and Kyle Smith ranked ahead of 69. The full rankings list is posted here.
Members of Phi Beta Lambda who volunteered (along with Alpha Kappa Psi) are shown here, at the School of Business Alumni Chapter Homecoming tent! View more photos from Homecoming and information about Alumni Reunion Weekend in April, here.
After their separate summer internships at PVH companies, rising seniors Tracy Kaplan (marketing), Jenna Nerger (interdisciplinary business major) and Stephanie Menakis (management and psychology) teamed up to pitch their ideas about increasing awareness of PVH brands to millennials —- to some of PVH’s top management, including CEO of the Tommy Hilfiger brand, Gary Sheinbaum. Read more here.
Members of team Prettywise Consultants – winners of the PwC Tax Challenge at TCNJ — are shown at left. Their presentation has been submitted for consideration in the final round at the national level.
Tracy Kaplan, marketing senior, has been working with Dr. Jean Brechman to better understand how subtle manipulations in marketing tactics can influence expectant parents’ attitudes toward umbilical cord blood banking. Most recently, they presented preliminary data at the American Marketing Association’s Public Policy conference, Boston June 2014.
Rising Economics senior Davis Craig spent the summer of 2014 in Oaxaca, Mexico, taking 30 hours of classes a week, living with a host family, and attending cultural activities almost everyday. Read about excursions to the archeological site at Monte Alban, the monastery at Cuilapan de Guerrero, and more in his travel blog.