Leigh Mack, ’90 

Lifetime scholar fell in love with learning while earning his undergraduate at State.

BY Jackie Sheckler Finch

Miguel de la Rosa, ’13

From classroom to commerce: The Networks Program’s experiential curriculum gave these students the real-world training to position them at the helm of their futures.

BY Betsy Simon

Finishing strong

A man of distinct tastes, varied interests and on the eve of his retirement, Senior Vice President John Beacon, GR ’74, reflects on his 50-plus years of recruitment success in higher education.

BY Libby Roerig

Sarah Padan, ’20

A freshman from Terre Haute studying marketing, Sarah Padan values the friends she’s made through the business fraternity, Delta Sigma Pi.

BY Indianastate

Emma Nicoson, ’16

Emma Nicoson, a marketing and textile, apparel and merchandising double-major from Brazil, Ind., said “Yes” to an internship at the TLC-famous Kleinfeld Bridal in New York City.

BY Indianastate

Jim Elliott, ’81

Jim Elliott spent time both in the corporate world and the classroom, but following the advice of friends, he turned his home-brewing efforts into a full-time job when he launched Cedar Creek Brewery in 2012.

BY Donovan Wheeler

Jaylon Hines, ’16

A senior double majoring in marketing and public relations with a minor in Spanish, Jaylon Hines of Gary, Ind., would like to take her musical skills to the next level by learning how to play more instruments.

BY Indianastate