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ECAA Awards


Early Career Achievement Awards (ECAA) recognize younger College of Business graduates who have demonstrated innovative and responsible professional leadership, the potential for future distinction and a commitment to serving others. One honoree is selected from each College of Business degree program.

They return to campus to receive their award and share advice with current College of Business students through panel discussions during Homecoming Celebrations at Illinois State University. 


9:30 am - 10:00 am  |  State Farm Hall of Business 
Afni, Inc. Executive Boardroom 412

The ECAA Winners will be begin the day with check-in, introductions, and networking with other honorees and guests (coffee, juice, and rolls will be served)                

10:00 am - 10:45 am  | State Farm Hall of Business 
Departmental Conference Rooms

Interaction with faculty who will be interested in your insights on industry trends and practices that could impact student preparation.  

10:50 am - 11:15 am  |  State Farm Hall of Business 
Afni, Inc. Executive Boardroom 412 

College of Business Update - Meet with Dean Ajay Samant and Senior Development Director Liz Adams to learn about initiatives and priorities of the College.

11:30 am - 2:00 pm  |  Homecoming Luncheon 
Marriott Hotel and Conference Center 

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm  |  ECAA Panel Discussions  | 
State Farm Hall of Business  - Rooms 357 and 366

• Room 357 -   Finance, Insurance, and Law and Accounting
• Room 366 -   Marketing, Management and Quantitative Methods    

Student leaders will serve as moderators at the different panel discussions. 

4:15 pm - 5:00 pm  |  Award Presentation and Reception 
Country Financial Atrium 

The Early Career Achievement Awards will be presented at a public reception in the COUNTRY FINANCIAL lower-level atrium directly following the panel discussion.  
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