Marian University Students Take Second Place in Wisconsin Stock Market Competition

FOND DU LAC, Wis- Marian University School of Business and Public Safety students, Andrew Reis, '13, and Elan Solvik, '14, took second place in the Wisconsin College/ Technical
College/Adult Division of the Stock Market Simulation sponsored by EconomicsWisconsin.

Reis, a finance major from Fond du Lac, and Solvik, an accounting and finance major with a minor in marketing from Port Townsend, Washington, participated in the Stock Market Simulation as a part of a project for their investment class taught by Professor Katherine Schuessler. The team managed a hypothetical $100,000 in an online investment portfolio for 10 weeks during the fall 2012 semester. They were given the award because they managed the portfolio with the second highest value at the end of 10 weeks in the state of Wisconsin.


Fun Fact

Dorcas Chapel was built in 1966 and named for the seamstress Dorcas who shared her talents with Saint Paul. The chapel was designed to look like a sewing basket with the cross on top portraying a needle (Source: Marian University Archives).

Campus Info

Marian University
45 S. National Ave.
Fond du Lac, WI 54935-4699


All Locations