Endowment Named for Stanley Hall

“To know Stanley Hall was to love him.” Through tears, that’s the loving summary Corinne Coulter gives of her son. He was a dedicated, passionate member of the cardinal community and the first cohort to pursue a fully online MBA (OMBA) at the College B…

“To know Stanley Hall was to love him.” Through tears, that’s the loving summary Corinne Coulter gives of her son. He was a dedicated, passionate member of the cardinal community and the first cohort to pursue a fully online MBA (OMBA) at the College Business. In September of 2020, Stanley Hall passed away unexpectedly, leaving...

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Developing Influence

With a warm, infectious laugh and a sincere smile, it’s easy to see how Holly Neeld became a fundraiser. She’s engaging and understanding, with a genuine personality that you instantly feel you can trust. With an MBA under her belt, she’s ready to conn…

With a warm, infectious laugh and a sincere smile, it’s easy to see how Holly Neeld became a fundraiser. She’s engaging and understanding, with a genuine personality that you instantly feel you can trust. With an MBA under her belt, she’s ready to connect with donors at the College of Business where she’s recently joined...

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Fly-Fight-Graduate

When Air Force retiree Dwight Brown was sitting at his MBA graduation, little did he know that he would be the recipient of this year’s Distinguished Military Award. The award honors the person who demonstrates outstanding dedication and contributions …

When Air Force retiree Dwight Brown was sitting at his MBA graduation, little did he know that he would be the recipient of this year’s Distinguished Military Award. The award honors the person who demonstrates outstanding dedication and contributions to the Professional MBA program. “I was totally surprised when they called my name. I am...

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Setting Her (Over)sights on Success

When College of Business student Elyse Portal learned she was a 2021 Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB) Scholar, it came as a welcome surprise. Since 2011 the PCAOB has awarded scholarships to undergrad and graduate students pursuing car…

When College of Business student Elyse Portal learned she was a 2021 Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB) Scholar, it came as a welcome surprise. Since 2011 the PCAOB has awarded scholarships to undergrad and graduate students pursuing careers as auditors. The May graduate is preparing to earn her Masters of Accountancy from the College....

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“The Fifth Beatle”

John Merchant is more than content to make an impact in the background, but those who work with him know being named a Cardinal Spirit Award recipient was long overdue. “He has not only been here, he has made himself available to help me and others I k…

John Merchant is more than content to make an impact in the background, but those who work with him know being named a Cardinal Spirit Award recipient was long overdue. “He has not only been here, he has made himself available to help me and others I know, in every way possible to get our...

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Banking on Empowerment

“I’ve always been very much a part of trying to bring a voice to the voiceless. That is in me, that is my DNA.”  That’s the worldview of Nikki Lanier, Vice President for the Louisville Branch of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis and member of …

“I’ve always been very much a part of trying to bring a voice to the voiceless. That is in me, that is my DNA.”  That’s the worldview of Nikki Lanier, Vice President for the Louisville Branch of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis and member of the College of Business Board of Advisors.  “I...

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A Positive Spirit

Admissions Program Sr. Coordinator Serena Hodge’s positivity and dedication shines through as one of the 2021 Cardinal Spirit Award recipients. “Serena’s nominator indicated she ‘exudes positivity and cares deeply’ for the…

Admissions Program Sr. Coordinator Serena Hodge’s positivity and dedication shines through as one of the 2021 Cardinal Spirit Award recipients. “Serena’s nominator indicated she ‘exudes positivity and cares deeply’ for the applicants who apply to MBA and Graduate programs in the College and we couldn’t agree more!” says Cardinal Spirit selection committee member Thomas Teague....

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Investing in Challenge

“Be prepared to say yes.” That’s the advice of Tom Wimsett, College of Business alum and CEO/Owner of Wimsett & Company. The payment and financial technology industry veteran credits his ability to seize opportunity when it’s presented to him…

“Be prepared to say yes.” That’s the advice of Tom Wimsett, College of Business alum and CEO/Owner of Wimsett & Company. The payment and financial technology industry veteran credits his ability to seize opportunity when it’s presented to him as a cornerstone to his success. Wimsett started his academic career at Eastern Kentucky University, but...

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Engaging Research

One of the most significant challenges that we have faced in this pandemic year has been staying connected—as both colleges and peers. Often when we talk about the challenges of this disconnect as it relates to higher education, we (rightfully so) thin…

One of the most significant challenges that we have faced in this pandemic year has been staying connected—as both colleges and peers. Often when we talk about the challenges of this disconnect as it relates to higher education, we (rightfully so) think about our students and how to ensure both their academic well-being and physical/mental...

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Delivering on Potential

For some students, a part-time summer job in high school helps to fund your weekends. It puts gas in the car, some cash in your pocket. For others, part-time work helps support the family, offers a nest egg for college. These are rarely the jobs we wou…

For some students, a part-time summer job in high school helps to fund your weekends. It puts gas in the car, some cash in your pocket. For others, part-time work helps support the family, offers a nest egg for college. These are rarely the jobs we would attach to a future “career.” The reality of...

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