On November 9, Omicron Delta Epsilon (ODE) held its annual initiation and speaker series in the University Center on the USI campus. ODE is one of the world's largest academic honor societies, recognizing scholastic attainment and honoring outstanding achievements in economics. The international honorary society hosts 696 chapters in the United States and across the globe. The Lambda Chapter in the Romain College of Business has been active since 1987.
The 2017 distinguished speaker was Mr. Cullen Stanley. Stanley, a financial advisor with Morgan Stanley, presented his perspective on various investments, stock market historical trends, and wealth management tools. He emphasized to students that in their careers it is important to be able to pick themselves back up after failure.
Mr. Stanley also presented the ODE certificates to the student inductees:
Oluwatsoin Emmanuel Folowosele
Rachel Eileen Johnson
Neal Stone Northcott
Also inducted was Bryce Neukam (not pictured.)
Dr. Sudesh Mujumdar, chair of economics and marketing and professor of economics, presented Mr. Stanley with the ODE medallion.
Published November 9, 2017