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<br /> <br /> <br /> Catch up with Spears School alumni, current students,<br /> and friends of the school as we gather prior to a pair of<br /> Oklahoma State Cowboys football games this fall.<br /> Saturday, Sept. 12 Saturday, Oct. 24<br /> OSU vs. Central Arkansas OSU vs. Kansas<br /> Homecoming<br /> Tailgates will begin approximately three hours prior to kickoff.<br /> • Food, Fun & Friends<br /> • See the progress as<br /> construction begins on the<br /> new Business Building<br /> • Spears School Swag<br /> • Bring the Family<br /> More information will be available closer to football season on the Spears School website<br /> spears.okstate.edu<br /> TABLE OF CONTENTS<br /> Sole Profits 20<br /> Spears student Louis Lacarbonara is sprinting<br /> his way to success by restoring and selling<br /> high-dollar athletic shoes.<br /> Adding Space 8<br /> The new b<a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 1" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=1"> </a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 2" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=2"> </a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 3" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=3"> Catch up with Spears School alumni, current stu</a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 4" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=4"> TABLE OF CONTENTS Sole Profits </a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 5" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=5"> LETTER FROM THE DEAN GREETINGS, PHOTO / GARY L</a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 6" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=6"> Eastin Center helps younger students prepare for </a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 7" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=7"> Anna Hudson and Garrett Stevenson are among the O</a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 8" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=8"> Center gives you those experiences that will put </a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 9" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=9"> OSU STUDY ABROAD & TRAVEL SPEARS SCHOOL OF BUSINE</a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 10" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=10"> Under One Roof Basement addition will give Spears</a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 11" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=11"> office, which is working with Elliott + Associate</a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 12" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=12"> Erin Scanlan (second from left) with her family (</a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 13" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=13"> Erin Scanlan taking a different route after gradu</a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 14" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=14"> the Homecoming parade and the OSU vs. West Virgin</a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 15" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=15"> Oklahoma State University SPEAKER SERI</a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 16" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=16"> Chakraborty teaches how to delve into data as a d</a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 17" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=17"> “What the heck have I done to myself? … I though</a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 18" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=18"> B Y S O N Y A C O L B E R G </a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 19" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=19"> One Strong Lineup The Spears School has significa</a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 20" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=20"> SOLUTIONS BUILD CAREERS Such projects and those O</a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 21" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=21"> SPEARS SCHOOL OF BUSINESS MENTOR</a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 22" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=22"> 20 engage@spears summer 2015 Louis Lacarbonara</a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 23" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=23"> Restoring used sneakers — for a tidy profit — </a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 24" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=24"> “I worked in my grandfather’s pizza shop growing </a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 25" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=25"> The results paid off. His first-quarter 2015 reven</a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 26" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=26"> CEPD speaker coordinator manages to incorporate m</a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 27" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=27"> “I love my job here… It is hard work and challeng</a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 28" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=28"> back end of an auction that no one sees,” very si</a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 29" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=29"> connect with us</a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 30" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=30"> Undergraduate Studies Enrollment, Spring 2015 </a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 31" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=31"> Students From 54 Countries 7 4,284 Top 10 </a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 32" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=32"> Graduate Studies Enrollment, Spring 2015 </a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 33" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=33"> Executive Education Center for Executive and Pro</a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 34" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=34"> Learning to 32 engage@spears summer 2015</a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 35" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=35"> Veterans program gives participant tools for expa</a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 36" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=36"> Register uses his story as a platform in his busi</a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 37" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=37"> SUPPORT THE veterans SUP</a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 38" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=38"> SPEARS SCHOOL RESEARCH Finding Shareholder A</a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 39" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=39"> STORIES BY SONYA COLBERG Determining the ‘Why</a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 40" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=40"> SPEARS SCHOOL RESEARCH Going Everywhere the Oi</a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 41" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=41"> STORIES BY SONYA COLBERG Reaching Out to Cut </a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 42" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=42"> Graduate finds inspiration in alumni stories WORDS</a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 43" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=43"> T yler Schooley beli</a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 44" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=44"> Alumna doesn’t let much stop her on the road to s</a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 45" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=45"> “But OSU was willing to help me in any way. There</a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 46" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=46"> 1 65 The Spea</a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 47" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=47"> Building Business Success for 100 Years 2 </a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 48" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=48"> Welcoming Wozniak Apple co-founder wows Oklahoma </a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 49" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=49"> made such a difference in our nation. The histori</a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 50" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=50"> </a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 51" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=51"> OSU is committed to energy savings Sustainabili</a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 52" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=52"> “We want to improve the way rural patients are ma</a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 53" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=53"> known as the Cerner Health Facts. The blinded dat</a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 54" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=54"> for those suffering from mental health issues. Of</a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 55" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=55"> Anne and Michael Greenwood Carlos </a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 56" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=56"> Tom Coburn Martha Ein</a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 57" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=57"> Those positions took him and his family all over </a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 58" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=58"> Watson Graduate School honors 3 faculty members </a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 59" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=59"> synergies among several faculty mem- bers. Althou</a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 60" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=60"> PHOTOS / BLAKE BRASOR Leaving Their Mark OSU S</a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 61" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=61"> Analytics Offerings in the Spears School On-campu</a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 62" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=62"> RETIREMENTS Gary Trennepohl </a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 63" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=63"> He served for seven years on the City of Tulsa Ec</a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 64" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=64"> RETIREMENTS a lot of institutional knowledge wi</a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 65" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=65"> payroll deadlines and helps them to pro- vide nec</a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 66" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=66"> Check out the Spears School of Business on OS</a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 67" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=67"> </a> <a title="Engage@Spears Summer 2015 page 68" href="http://viewer.zmags.com/publication/6da113e3?page=68"> </a>