UDQuickly Home My Old House Snapshots UD Magazine
Send a Class Notes
Ask a Marianist

@DayMag

Hidden Treasure

Read our interactive issue to see videos, links and more.

UD Magazine apps
101910Crawford

Undergrads educate local youth

8:41 PM  Oct 19th, 2010
by Maggie Malach '11

Last year, 34 UD students went to town with their education. More specifically, they visited local schools to teach students the basic principles of business.

The University students, who were honored on Sept. 29 by Junior Achievement of Dayton and the Miami Valley for their commitment, worked for seven weeks last spring.

Junior Andre Crawford, an operations management major, used vocabulary and games to teach a group of fourth-graders concepts such as supply and demand.

Crawford first became interested in the Junior Achievement program when economics professor Barbara John mentioned it in class. Initially drawn at the prospect of earning an extra academic credit, Crawford says he had a great time with the program and is planning to volunteer again this spring.

Despite a busy schedule that includes football, Crawford balances his time to include the volunteer work.

“I managed it and I’m glad I did,” he says. “I took away a lot from it. “

 

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Connect with Facebook


*

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

  • Fire safety training in KU Plaza by Larry Burgess
  • game of catch
  • Red-tailed Hawk resting in a tree just west of the chapel by Larry Burgess
  • DCF 1.0
  • serving cake in ku lobby in honor of pope francis by Larry Burgess
  • DSC_8857 copy copy
  • Rainy days by Lauren Graehler '12
  • 080410lightning
  • Marian Library's crèche display
  • FInals Week Study Feature Art at Marianist Hall common space by Larry Burgess
  • 022609ashwednesday
  • tenor sax band practice
  • welcome sign at artstreet by Larry Burgess
  • five students on college park front porch by Larry Burgess
  • Women in Engineering workshop
  • 061506flower
  • 010710snowstudent
  • Clemson defeated UAB 70-52 in the NCAA First Four held at UD Arena. by Christine Bates ’11