Alumni

Master’s in finance grad Maggie Thurston gained strong connections and career skills at ASU

Maggie Thurston (MS Finance ’22) finished her undergraduate degree during the pandemic and craved more of the traditional college experience. As an Arizona native, Thurston was familiar with the strong reputation of ASU and the W. P.

Classroom cupid strikes during W. P. Carey business course

Kim and Tom Chambers were classmates for three months before falling for each other on their first date.

Cupid’s arrow struck while passing notes during club meetings

Briana (Davis) Warner (BS Accountancy ’95) and Danny Warner (BS Marketing ’96) first met through ASU’s American Marketing Association (AMA) chapter.

Catching up with W. P. Carey Cupids, married for over four decades

After meeting through an ASU business fraternity, John and Nancy Rawls are celebrating 42 years of marriage.

Master of Real Estate Development program uses real-world projects to create outstanding graduates

The W. P. Carey School of Business Master of Real Estate Development wasn’t designed to simply give students knowledge about real estate. It was designed to teach the business of real estate and transform students into critically thinking, ethically minded industry leaders.

Timing was everything in this love story

Connecting again by chance led to 32 years of marriage for W. P. Carey Cupids Dani O'Dell (BS Accountancy ’87) and Dean O'Dell (BS Finance ’87).

Road trips that ended in love and marriage

These W. P. Carey Cupids have been on the journey of life together since their junior year at ASU.

The class project that led to love

With Valentine's Day fast approaching, there's nothing better than a good old-fashioned W. P. Carey Cupid story about a couple who met at ASU, fell in love, and share their lives.

Master's degree in finance helped alum Gideon Asamoah reach for, achieve dreams

Education can help make dreams into reality. Alumnus Gideon Asamoah realized this during his time in the master's degree in finance program at W. P. Carey. The MS-FIN allowed Asamoah to move closer to his goals, leading to his position as a securitized products analyst.

Master’s degree in finance program inspired alumna Nivedita Rajarajan’s current career

For Nivedita Rajarajan, the wide world of finance is a dynamic and exciting field. The master’s degree in finance at ASU’s W. P. Carey School of Business helped her discover her passion for finance and investments and led to her current position, which she says is “inspiring.”