Eccles Beginnings Case Competition Winners

We are thrilled to announce the winners of the Eccles Beginnings Program case competition that took place on July 31, 2019 here at the David Eccles School of Business.

  • 1st Place: Civic Consulting
    Carley Cooper, Yulisa Padilla, Omar Dahir, Josue Mata
  • 2nd Place: Quad Firm
    Eduardo Flores, Karen Melendez, Laurent Ntakarutimana, Betsy Pacheco
  • 3rd Place: Ethigreen Consulting
    Anahi Guillen, Raul Preciado, Desange Kuenihira, Lwel Htoo

Eccles Beginnings is a four-week bridge program for incoming freshmen who are first-generation students, or who come from underrepresented backgrounds, and who are interested in studying business. Students live on campus and participate in a variety of activities to acclimate them to the University of Utah and the Eccles School. The program includes both intensive math and writing classes as well.

This year’s winners emphasized the confidence the program has given them, not only in navigating campus and getting to know other students and faculty members, but also the self-assurance that they can succeed in college.

Applications for the 2020 Eccles Beginnings Program will be open in March of 2020. Visit Eccles.Link/Beginnings to learn more.

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