Student Success: Finance

Students visit Illinois State Treasurer’s office and visit with treasurer and staff members

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Left to right:
Frank Wyrostek, Matthew King, Edon Shaqiri, Christian Pendleton, Dan Rutherford (State Treasurer), Ericka Williamson, Samantha Cepl, Liza Dryfhout, Jason Campbell (April 21, 2011)



National Endowment for Financial Education training seminar with students:

From Left to Right:
Samantha Cepl, Mubashir Olaoye, Gaetano Dragonetti, Edon Shaqiri, Melissa McGee, Andrew Johnson, Ericka Williamson, Audrey Musiimenta, Timothy Plett
Sitting: Nicholas Purchase, Jason Campbell



Dinner with USF Alumni/Bankers from First Community Bank of Joliet

Back row (from left to right): Edon Shaqiri, Steven Randich VP, Rob Fedo, Kayla Smith, John Shoop, Darien Smith, Tim Plett, Frank Joachim (Operations at FCBank), Dr. Frank Wyrostek.

Front row (from left to right): Kaylee Shell, Ericka Williamson, Jason Campbell, Mark Zubov, Nichola Milenkovic, AJ Vivaldelli (Credit Analyst at FCBank).



Interactive (FREE: Financial Research and Education Through Experience) Student trip to the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago

Left to right:John Shoop, Martel Prince, Daniel Smith, Samantha Cepl, William Muren, Edon Shaqiri, Drew Johnson, Sean Hughes, Jason Campbell, Back: right: Nicholas Purchase, Necole Campbell, Ericka Williamson, Kyla Smith , Luis Santana, Mark Ahern, Amy Henson, Steve Wojcik, Guy Dragonetti, Darien Smith, Stanley Pheteau, Liza Dryfhout, Rob Fedo



Interactive (FREE: Financial Research and Education through Experience) Student trip to the Board of Trade, Chicago, Illinois

Left to right: front row; kneeling; Mark Ahern, Rob Fedo, second row: Necole Davis, Ericka Williamson, Samantha Cepl, Drew Johnson, Jason Campbell, Michael Busch; President of Burling Bank, Amy Nelson, Liza Dryfhout, Nicholas Purchase, back row: Edon Shaqiri, Tim Plett, Dan Smith, Marco Mendoza, Luis Santana, Sean Hughes, Martell Prince, John Shoop, Darien Smith, Dora Asmussen (Burling Bank), Guy Dragonetti, Steve Wojcik, Kyla Smith, William Muren.



Students visit with USF Alumnus Eric Heim, of Northern Trust Bank, Chicago. Left to right: Edon Shaqiri, Mark Ahern, Darien Smith, Sean Hughes, David Schwabe, John Shoop, Eric Heim, Kaylee Shell, Tim Plett, Nick Saunders.



A group of business students visited with two alumni from Ameriprise Financial Advisors in Shorewood, Ill.



Dr. Frank Wyrostek, associate professor of Finance, led a group of junior and senior students on a trip to Chicago to visit with alumnus Jay Hamilton, senior executive vice president for Chubb Insurance North America. Marty Banaszek at Chubb Group of Insurance Companies also joined the group.



Alumnus Erik Sternisha, of the Huron Consulting Group, discussed aspects of his career and his experience at USF with students.



Students visited State Farm headquarters in Bloomington, Ill., and met with professionals in the insurance industry to discuss various career opportunities available at State Farm.