UIU Enactus members attending the national expo included (from left) graduate student Justin Marchant, freshman Jonathan Saint-Felix, sophomore Gaetan Berard, junior Kentaro Harasaki, junior Paul Dupeyrat, senior Enora Lebreton, senior Luis Brito, senior Nick Soyer and sophomore Jason McClenahan.
FAYETTE, Iowa (May 21, 2014) - UIU Enactus team recently attended the 2014 Enactus United States National Exposition as an observing team. The national expo offers a unique cross-generational leadership experience for college students, including academic and business leaders. A competition showcasing how college Enactus chapters are transforming lives and enabling progress through entrepreneurial action is held during the expo.
"Attending the national expo was a great opportunity for our young team to have an overview of what it is like to compete at nationals," said Gaetan Bérard, UIU Enactus member and Upper Iowa student from Martinique. "Beyond the experience of the competition, it opened the door for opportunities for networking, collaboration and best-practice sharing."
To know more about UIU's Enactus team, contact Dr. Kristopher Blanchard, associate professor of business and MBA program chair, at 563-425-5977 or email@example.com.
About Upper Iowa University Founded in 1857, Upper Iowa University is a private, not-for-profit university providing undergraduate and graduate degree programs to more than 6,200 students – nationally and internationally – at its Fayette campus and learning centers worldwide. Upper Iowa University is a recognized innovator in offering accredited, quality programs through flexible, multiple delivery systems, including online and self-paced degree program. With a focus on developing leaders and lifelong learners, UIU provides dual enrollment programs for high school students as well as continuing education and professional development opportunities for learners of any age. For more information, visit www.uiu.edu.
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