For the fifth year, Anderson University students presented their work at Scholars' Day. The event, which showcased over 40 student research projects this year, was held in the Reardon Auditorium lobby at the end of the semester.
Emmett Dulaney, Anderson University associate professor of marketing in the Falls School of Business, has worked with the I-69 Collegiate Innovation Challenge for eight years. The challenge is a business competition hosted by the Grant County Economic Growth Council that allows business students from various schools to compete in the development of business plans. This year’s I-69 Challenge took place in February at the Swan Lake Resort in Plymouth, Ind.
Fidgeting with his graduation gown and ceremonial hood, Benjamin Brouhaud wiped the sweat from his forehead and straightened his cap.
In less than an hour, Brouhaud, who is from the Ivory Coast of Africa, would graduate from Anderson University with his master’s in finance, which he said would put him one step closer to his real dream.
“I’m trying to own my own business and now I think I can do it in two to three years,” he said.