The Power of Student-Led Initiatives

How the PSU Chapter of Beta Alpha Psi Is Reimagining Leadership and Collaboration By Jacob Ashley From left to right: Student Romita Sekar, President of Beta Alpha Psi's board Kimberly Ellison-Taylor, and student Erik Refsland. The Portland State University (PSU) chapter of Beta Alpha Psi (BAP), an international honor organization for financial information students and... Continue Reading →

The Redefine & Transform Scholarships

By Jacob Ashley From left to right: Roger Uwimana, 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 →

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