Student Experience

As the end of the first semester wraps up, students and faculty are getting ready for the holiday break. But first, we’re reporting the latest happenings in the Department of Information Systems — from conferences and holiday books to grants and goodbyes.

Theater has been a lifelong passion, but now that Maddie Hayes is studying business and pursuing her dream of becoming a successful businesswoman, she would like to share her reflection on what each discipline has taught her about the other. 

A team of four W. P. Carey students won the 2016 Produce for Better Health (PBH) Foundation Formula 5 Marketing Competition — a collegiate event offering marketing students the opportunity to influence fruit and vegetable marketing, sales, and consumption in the U.S.

Christon Valdivieso looks back on his time in the W. P. Carey Master of Science in Global Logistics (MS-GL) program with great fondness and pride. Although he already had several years of experience in the workforce, he had changed careers and decided he needed to develop the skills he needed to succeed.

There’s a quote that says, “Success comes before you reach your goal, for it is as simple as taking a step in the right direction.” While the 2016–2017 academic year has just begun, it is off to a successful start.