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Wendy Clark asked for a show of hands.
“Anyone in the room ever been underestimated?” she asked.
Dozens of hands went up.
Inspired by the desire to reciprocate all he has received from the Florida State University College of Business, alumnus Jay Steele (BS Accounting ’90; JD Emory University ’94) recently gifted $100,000 to his alma mater. The donation will go toward naming a room in Legacy Hall, the college’s new home.
Breaking New Ground: The Time for Legacy Hall is Now
Marketing senior Alani Verges says her early career plans are to “touch ground” in various industries relating to marketing and, after expanding her skill set, dive into national project management. She sees her summer stint as a change management intern at FPL Next Era Energy as setting her on the way.
College of Business alumnus Richard Wheeler (BS Management ’78; MBA ’79) likes to say that his family is “all in” when it comes to Florida State University.
A towering presence in the hallways of the Florida State University College of Business for two decades, recently retired Ceasar Douglas, a f