2012-2013 Student Honors & Recognition
Congratulations, 2013 C. K. Nelson Student Paper Contest Winners!
Teams of SCSU Herberger Business School students won the first and second place awards in the APICS bi-district 2013 C. K. Nelson Student Paper Contest. Topics were related to the field of operations and supply chain management. The competition was open to schools from the Heartland and Terra Grande districts which include nineteen states and Mexico.
The first place winning team members were: Brad Overby, Brandon Molnar, and Jon Willert. The second place winning team members were: Garrett Redford, Ross Gunderson, and Dheesh Shiraz. Congratulations, students!
APICS is an international professional society in the field of Operations and Supply Chain Management. With over 45,000 members from industry and academia worldwide, APICS is the leader in educational materials and certification exams in the field.
Congratulations, 2013 Beta Gamma Sigma Inductees!
Congratulations to the 2013 Beta Gamma Sigma Inductees. Beta Gamma Sigma is an honor society for students enrolled in business and management programs accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) International.
Congratulations, Spring 2013 MBA Graduates!
Congratulations, Spring 2013 MSIA Graduates!
Congratulations, Derek Evenson
Derek Evenson, HBS management major, was awarded the Beta Gamma Sigma scholarship for 2013/2014. Derek wrote an essay on business ethics to receive the award.
The funds for this scholarship are provided by the national chapter of BGS with matching funds provided by the local BGS chapter.
Congratulations, Real Estate Students
On April 22, 2013, six real estate students presented at the National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP) University Challenge at the Mall of America. They were given the charge of coming up with a development to place on a lot in downtown Minneapolis. The same assignment was given to real estate students at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, the University of Northern Iowa, University of St. Thomas, and Marquette University. The students presented their work to real estate professionals who are members of the NAIOP. The SCSU team proposed a mixed use facility that included retail space, office space, and apartments. The following students participated in the event (from left to right in the photo below): Nicole Carrison, Linda Stroschein, Celena Johnson, Asha Altermatt, Joey Popp, and Alex Sheaffer.
Congratulations, Fall 2013 Education Abroad Scholarship Winners
Congratulations to the winners of HBS Education Abroad Scholarships for Fall 2013:
- Katie Benson - Finance
- Luke Goodspeed - International Business
- Rogerio Lopez Rangel - International Business
- Rebecca Soper - Mass Communications, Marketing Minor
- Elizabeth Steichen - Pre-Business
- Ryan Stein - Public Relations, Marketing Minor
Congratulations to the winner of the Global Horizons Club Education Abroad Scholarship for Fall 2013:
- Rogerio Lopez Rangel - International Business
Congratulations, Fall 2013 BSEC Scholarship Winners
Congratulations to the winners of BSEC scholarships for Fall 2013:
• Jennie Boudreau - Accounting
• Clare Chalupsky - Accounting and Finance
• Napoleon Howell - Management
• Yi Liu - Accounting
• Suxiang Liu - Accounting
• Timothy Olson - Marketing
• Brian Tessmer - Finance
• Kelly Trisko - Accounting
• Ziyi Zhu - Finance
• Kaitlyn Brown - Pre-Business
• Breanna Chase - Pre-Business
• Ivy Smith - Pre-Business
Congratulations, FIRE Department Scholarship Recipients
The FIRE Department recently awarded the following scholarships:
- Eric Marshall - Crumpton Farrell Scholarship
- Chee Yong Bok - Robert & Ronald Besonen Scholarship
- Daniel Marjanen - Brian and Karla Myres Scholarship
- Molly Manske - Finance Alumni and Faculty Scholarship
- Daniel Marjanen - Finance Alumni and Faculty Scholarship
- Chee Yong Bok - Isabelle Day Scholarship
- Brian Tesmer - Stein Family Scholarship
- Dorcas Gyamerah - Stein Family Scholarship
- Timothy Waaraniemi - Central MN Estate Planning Scholarship
- Shelby Truhlar - Federated Insurance Scholarship
Congratulations, Student Research Colloquium Participants
Fifty-eight HBS students participated in the 16th Annual Student Research Colloquium on April 16th in the Atwood Memorial Center. HBS students gave a total of 25 paper and poster presentations.
St. Cloud State University's annual campus-wide Student Research Colloquium (SRC) promotes research, scholarship and creative work in collaboration with faculty as a vital component of higher education. Faculty, graduate students and undergraduate students from St. Cloud State University and regional universities are encouraged to participate. Industry sponsors are also invited to attend. The goal of the SRC is to bring together students, faculty and members of the community involved in scholarly and artistic activities representing a range of disciplines.
Congratulations, Husky AMA
Husky AMA, the student-run marketing organization from St. Cloud State University, was ranked in the top 25 among hundreds of collegiate chapters at the 35th International Collegiate Conference held March 21 – 23, 2013, at the Sheraton Hotel in New Orleans, Louisiana.
The American Marketing Association of St. Cloud State University, or “Husky AMA”, received recognition for outstanding performance in membership, fundraising, and professional development events/activities. With the support of their faculty advisors, students set goals and devised strategies that resulted in (1) approximately 40 new member recruits, (2) nearly $10,000 in funds raised to support the organization, and (3) more than 30 professional development opportunities geared towards the growth and education of students.
The Executive Board members for the 2012 – 2013 academic year are: Hannah Sanborn (President), Dan Brink (Vice President), Rhiannon Edwards (VP, Professional Development), Kalie Schuster (VP, Community Service), Alanna Caballero (VP, Market Research), Erick Mumm (VP, Membership), Beely Xaphouvong (VP, Fundraising), Ashley Barthel (VP, Communications), Megan LeMieux (VP, Administration), and Rick Johnson (VP, Finance).
Congratulations, Student Organization Award Recipients
Congratulations to the 2012-2013 recipients of SCSU Department of Campus Involvement student organization awards in the HBS!
- Delta Sigma Pi: Outstanding Collaboration (an effort to work with others on or off campus)
- Diane McClure: Outstanding Advisor (an advisor that greatly adds to the success of the organization)
Congratulations, 2013 Excellence in Leadership Award Recipients
Congratulations to the 2013 Excellence in Leadership award recipients from the HBS! St. Cloud State University Excellence in Leadership Program is a University-wide program which identifies and honors students who have made a difference in the quality of University and community life.
- Aashika Khadka - Finance
- Brian J. Zenzen - Management
Congratulations, Summer 2013 Education Abroad Scholarship Winners
Congratulations to the winners of HBS Education Abroad Scholarships for Summer 2013:
- Melissa Abraham - MBA
- Clare Chalupsky - Accounting & Finance
- Brittany Childs - Accounting
- Holden Hartert - Accounting
- Jason Janzen - Finance
- Jasmine Lee - Management
- Erin Perry - Marketing
- Perian Stavrum - MBA
- Austin Timm - Marketing
Congratulations to the winner of the Global Horizons Club Education Abroad Scholarship for Summer 2013:
- Rachel Nickles - International Business
Congratulations, SCSU APICS Team
A team of SCSU students won the First Place award in the APICS Great Lakes District Student Case Competition in Chicago on February 22-23, 2013. The team members were: Jared Williams and Joseph Kucan, undergraduate students from the Herberger Business School; and Ling Li and Mayur Mohite, graduate students from the Engineering Management program. The SCSU team competed against 22 other teams from across the nation including Purdue, Ball State, Northern Illinois University, University of Wisconsin (various locations), Indiana State University, Western Michigan University, and others. The team will now represent the Heartland District and the Great Lakes District at the International Conference Case Competition in Orlando this September.
APICS is an international society in the field of Operations and Supply Chain Management. With over 45,000 members from industry and academia worldwide, APICS is the leader in educational materials and certification exams in the field.
From left to right: Jared Williams, Mayur Mohite, Joseph Kucan, and Ling Li
Congratulations, Spring 2013 BSEC Scholarship Winners
Congratulations to the winners of BSEC scholarships for Spring 2013:
- Amanda Johnson
- Jonathan Lahr
Students admitted to major:
- Crystal DeVries – Management
- Rhiannon Edwards – Marketing
- Ryan Lambrecht – Information Systems
- Tung Nguyen – Accounting
- Erin Perry – Marketing
- Kristen Reber – Accounting & Finance
- Erik Vinh – Marketing
- Tiffanie Walentiny – Marketing
- Nikki Wenderski – Accounting
Congratulations, NSF Scholarship Recipients
The SCSU NSF-STEM Award Ceremony was held on December 5, 2012, in the Atwood Memorial Center. The purpose of the event was not only to celebrate the 10 students who received two-year scholarships, but also to network and establish relationships with two-year colleges and other NSF-STEM projects in the state. About 80 people including representatives from ten community colleges, families and friends of the scholarship recipients, President Potter, Provost Malhotra, many deans, faculty, and staff attended. An article about the award ceremony was published in the St. Cloud Times.
Congratulations, Beta Gamma Sigma Scholarship Recipients
This year’s recipients of the Beta Gamma Sigma Scholarship are Lucas Golliet (HR Management) and Michelle Spude (Accounting). They were selected because of their outstanding leadership skills and commitment to academic excellence. Congratulations, Lucas and Michelle!
Congratulations, Spring 2013 Education Abroad Scholarship Winners
Congratulations to the winners of HBS Education Abroad Scholarships for Spring 2013:
- Crystal Kanduth – Marketing
- Kelly Trisko – Accounting
- Amanda Vang – Management
- Emmanuel Wreh – International Business
Congratulations to the winner of the Global Horizons Club Education Abroad Scholarship for Spring 2013:
- Cynthia Palzer – Accounting