9/6/13 ASHLAND, Ohio – Ashland University’s finance department in the Dauch College of Business and Economics held its fifth annual Eagle Investment Group (EIG) golf outing at the Weymouth Country Club.
The annual outing draws players from all over northern Ohio and provides the opportunity for AU finance majors to interact with some of the leading industry partners.
This year, the event drew more than 60 golfers and included players from many of the EIG’s industry partners. Additionally, corporate sponsors (at various levels) participated, including R.S. Hanline & Company Inc., Americarb, Dell Corporation, Edward Jones®, The Foundation for Ethics in Financial Management, The J.M. Smucker Company and Skylight Financial Group.
The outing included lunch, dinner and a silent auction in addition to the golf event. One hundred percent of the proceeds from the event benefit the finance students directly by funding activities such as the tour of New York financial markets and the RISE competition.
Ashland University, ranked in the top 200 colleges and universities in U.S. News and World Report’s National Universities category for 2013, is a mid-sized, private university conveniently located a short distance from Akron, Cleveland and Columbus, Ohio. Ashland University (www.ashland.edu) values the individual student and offers a unique educational experience that combines the challenge of strong, applied academic programs with a faculty and staff who build nurturing relationships with their students. ###