11th Annual Bowersox Undergraduate Supply Chain Challenge—The WMU team of Jaclyn Bommarito, Alexis Flicek, Jon Harning and Peyton Hurley performed well at the annual Bowersox Supply Chain Challenge. The team was tasked with completing a 13-week purchasing simulation in 2.5 hours. Dr. Bret Wagner, associate professor of marketing, participated on the "Teaching with Simulation" faculty panel.
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.
Linking learning and experience in supply chain management—With one year at the helm, see what Dr. Zac Williams has to say about the successful ISM program, as well as WMU's plans for the future as a leader in supply chain education.
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).
Kathryn Bules named 2019 Presidential Scholar in Integrated Supply Management—The Presidential Scholar designation is the highest academic honor that WMU can bestow on its undergraduates. Selection is based on the students' general academic excellence, academic and artistic excellence relative to their majors, and intellectual and artistic promise.
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.
Students, business owners share life lesson: Internships help graduates launch careers—Integrated supply management student Katherine Collier tells WWMT how her internship at Flowserve helped her to make the transition from college to full-time job.
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.