This weekend the Transfer Scholars got to explore the city of Boston, Massachusetts. While it was definitely a lot colder than we are used to, it was a great trip filled with great experiences. We arrived in Boston on Thursday evening, and had a day filled with company visits and lectures the following day. My group of students went to visit Avery Dennison, a company that we were surprised to discover made a large amount of revenue by manufacturing the plastic tags and staples that are used to hold price tags and labels to clothing. They also produce auto cable ties and other packaging materials. It was a great experience to hear from a tight knit company with a focus on operations management and gave all of the students