MBA Advisory Council
holds lunch meeting
LAKELAND, Fla. (Sept.
24, 2003) - Florida Southern College's MBA Advisory Council will
hold a luncheon meeting Oct. 8 from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. in the Lyons
Athletic Conference Room at the George W. Jenkins Field House on
campus. The public is invited to attend.
The luncheon is being held for FSC's MBA candidates and MBA graduates.
The advisory group mentors current MBA candidates, assists in new
candidate orientation, and serves as a connection between the business
community and the graduates.
Guest speaker Dr. Carl C. Brown is the William F. Chatlos professor
and chair of the business and economics department at Florida Southern.
He holds a master's in economics from the University of South Florida
and a Ph.D. in economics from Oklahoma State University with specializations
in international trade and finance, public finance, and industrial
organization. Brown has published the Polk Progress Economic Report
quarterly since 1983 and is a member of Omicron Delta Epsilon, Beta
Gamma Sigma, and the Southern Economic Association. He is active
in consulting and provides expert testimony in courts of law and
before government agencies such as the Florida Public Service Commission.
Brown has taught at the graduate level for twenty years.
Cost for the luncheon is $8 per person. Please RSVP by Oct. 5 to
Shari Szabo, director of alumni relations, 680-6234, or firstname.lastname@example.org.
About Florida Southern College
Florida Southern is a four-year, private, co-educational liberal
arts college affiliated with the United Methodist Church. The college
offers more than 40 undergraduate majors and a master of business
administration degree accredited by the Commission on Colleges of
the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. Located in Lakeland,
Fla., the college is home to the largest, single-site collection
of Frank Lloyd Wright architecture in the world.