Flying high

Emily Conrad’s resume is chockful of experiences that would catch any recruiter’s eye, thanks to studying at State.

BY Betsy Simon

Entrepreneurial spirit

A new program at State helps equip students with the skills to succeed, whether they’re in business for themselves or not.

BY Sarah Kuta

Incubating business

Campus and community organizations help cultivate a growing culture of entrepreneurism in the Wabash Valley.

BY Sarah Kuta

Nick Thorlton, ’19

Entrepreneur Nick Thorlton and his business partner Adam Wenger founded Beans and Spoons.

BY Tony Turner

Brandon Warren, ’22

Entrepreneur Brandon Warren started We LIVE Inc. in memory of his friend Dijon Anderson, who was murdered.

BY Tony Turner

Carina Lawson, ’04

Entrepreneur Carina Lawson was a business management
and administration major. She is the founder and managing partner of Ponderlily Paper & Planners.

BY Sarah Kuta

Financial freedom

This insurance and risk management major eyes the finish line of her degree — completed without taking out any student loans. Her college career didn’t start off as promising.

BY Betsy Simon