By Jacob Ashley From left to right: Roger Iwimana, Rosa Garcia Arreola, Andrea Brignacca. Since 2020, the Portland State University (PSU) School of Business (SB) has awarded Redefine and Transform (RTS) scholarships to support, promote, and inspire leaders who drive positive change in business and the community. These value-based scholarships invite students to share their... Continue Reading →
Forging Her Future Through Community Impact
Genesis Calderon-Martinez and her journey to the Portland MBA By Jacob Ashley Genesis Calderon-Martinez first found interest in human resources while working alongside her parents at Amy’s Kitchen warehouse in southern Oregon. She began as a receptionist, then moved to HR. She says, “My parents are my biggest inspiration. They’ve worked so hard and given... Continue Reading →
Making Marks on Professional Landscapes
Julia Freybote's impact in the world of real estate research.By Jacob Ashley Julia Freybote, associate professor of Finance and Real Estate and academic director of the Master of Real Estate Development program in The School of Business at Portland State University, has reached new heights in her intellectual contributions to real estate research. The Real... Continue Reading →
PSU Achieves 1st Place in the D.A. Davidson & Co. Student Investment Competition!
A mix of MSF, MBA, and Finance Undergraduate students, from FIN 473/573, had amazing success this past year. They placed 1st in the D.A. Davidson & Co. Student Investment Competition for 2021-2022, not only finishing with higher returns than all the other universities, but the S&P 500 benchmark as well.