68 students inducted into Sigma Iota Epsilon

Sigma Iota Epsilon, the national honorary and professional management fraternity, has recognized 68 Girard School of Business students for their academic excellence

  • Sigma Iota Epsilon (SIE) key

On March 13th, 68 students were inducted into the Girard School of Business’ Sigma Iota Epsilon (SIE) chapter at a ceremony in the Sakowich Center. The students – sophomores, juniors, seniors and graduate students – and their parents attended the ceremony and a reception that was held in the MPR. 

The Girard School of Business was honored to have distinguished speaker Bob Sullivan ’81 participate in the ceremony as well. Bob is a member of PwC’s Global Financial Services Leadership Team and lead engagement partner on one of the firm’s largest financial services clients. He also continues to be a contributing member of the Merrimack Community, serving on the College Leadership Council and making time to help students, having prepped them for interviews and hosted events at his office in NYC. 

This year’s inductees included 10 seniors, 27 juniors, 16 sophomores, and 15 graduate students. To be eligible, undergraduates must have at least a 3.25 GPA, graduate students a 3.5. Additional special awards were given:

SIE Continued Excellence Award

Recipients: Patrick Coskren, Owen Jarem, Matthew Kent, Kimberly Martin, Melissa Miller, and Zachary Taylor

This award is in recognition of those who were inducted into SIE during their undergraduate studies, joined Merrimack’s graduate program, and continued to excel at the graduate level by maintaining the minimum graduate GPA required by SIE. 

Philip Lee Memorial Award

Recipient: Marina Maylor

This award is given to the Finance senior with the highest ranking GPA.

Frederick W. Taylor Award

Recipient: Hampus Gustafsson

This award is given to the Management senior with the highest ranking GPA.

SIE’s mission is two-fold: to encourage and recognize scholastic excellence and to promote cooperation between the academic and practical aspects of management. 

To learn more about SIE, visit: www.sienational.com