2019 General Motors/Wayne State University Supply Chain Case Competition
—Integrated supply management Broncos Sydney Miller, Clayton Nolley, Sarah Pepper and Blake Tindol competed in the GM/WSU Supply Chain Case Competition. The international competition took place Oct. 3-5.
ISM students partner with local nonprofit
—Students offered solutions to local organizations, including Prevention Works—a Kalamazoo nonprofit dedicated to substance abuse prevention—during their Applied Six Sigma Problem Solving course.
Success is a marathon
—ISM Bronco Katie Bules, B.B.A.'19, knows the importance of viewing success as a marathon, not a sprint.
How to Recruit and Train the Best Interns
—Dr. Zac Williams, director of the Center for Integrated Supply Management and associate professor of marketing, shared his findings on internship programs in an article in Inbound Logistics (July 24, 2019).
7th Annual National Undergraduate Supply Chain Case Competition
—The team of Samuel Sisler, Austin Ansara, Emilee Lewis and Arayana Janson earned an honorable mention at the National Undergraduate Supply Chain Case Competition sponsored by the University of Minnesota. The competition took place March 27-30.
Two ISM students among six nationwide to win prestigious scholarship
—Integrated supply management students John Hayward and Joy Goldschmidt are among six students from across the country selected to receive a coveted nationwide business scholarship awarded by the Richter Foundation and the Institute for Supply Management's Richter Scholarship Fund.
2018-19 Integrated supply management scholarship sponsors and recipients—Congratulations to all of the scholarship recipients and a big thank you to the scholarship sponsors.
ISM Indirect 2018
—Eric Herzog, Joy Goldschmidt and Atalie Zimmer presented at the ISM Indirect 2018 conference, an educational event for indirect procurement professionals, held Nov. 7-9 in Las Vegas.
How this ISM Bronco built his success
—Benjamin Etshim, B.B.A.'18, credits his time at WMU for helping give him the skills needed for the professional world and learning to build his own path to success through hard work, discipline and meaningful relationships.
ISM student wins prestigious scholarship
—Meriah Putnam has been awarded a coveted Transportation Club of Detroit scholarship for 2018. This marks the sixth year in a row that a WMU student has been the recipient of the scholarship.
ISM program welcomes Dr. Zac Williams
—The WMU Board of Trustees appointed Dr. Zac Williams the new director of the Center for Integrated Supply Management and associate professor of marketing.
Gamifying travel at Intuit
—As a new analyst at Intuit, Nathan Henckel, B.B.A.,'17, teamed up with three other employees to create a gamification process where employees earn rewards while the company cuts travel costs. Nathan credits WMU's rigorous integrated supply management curriculum, which includes data analytics and manufacturing engineering coursework, and hands on industry experience for helping put him on the path to Intuit.
Top 10 in the country for third time in a row
—WMU's integrated supply management program ranked No. 8 on national researcher Gartner's list of Top U.S. Supply Chain Undergraduate Programs. This distinction places it within the top tier of programs nationwide.
2018 National Undergraduate Supply Chain Case Competition
—Integrated supply management Broncos Hunter Hart, Kathryn Bules, Celina Clark and Medina Alic competed in the National Undergraduate Supply Chain Case Competition at the University of Minnesota April 4-7.
The Student Becomes the Teacher—Students get real-life experience in WMU’s integrated supply management program. Offering students the right types of experiences is a key differentiator for the supply chain program.
APICS Case Competition—The WMU team of Kaitlyn Mrozowski, Clayton Nolley, Kyle Steinfeldt and Lojain Ahmed performed well at the regional APICS Case Competition in Chicago Feb. 23-24. The competition, provided by APICS in collaboration with Deloitte Consulting LLP, gives graduate and undergraduate student teams an opportunity to enhance and test their supply chain knowledge by working on end-to-end supply chain challenges drawn from company experiences.