Happenings

Happenings - In Peru
Members of the Investment Group are always out and about doing cool and interesting things. Here is what they have been up too in their meetings and outside of them.
Deputy Labor Secretary Discusses Income Inequality at SEBA Event: "Chris Lu, the Deputy Secretary of the Department of Labor, visited SEBA this March to keynote the Elfenworks Center for Responsible Business’ conference on Business and the Challenges of Inequality." At the conference, Investment Group Members led a workshop on Investments & Inequality, taking a look at the financial instruments available to the educated and the wealthy and how those vehicles help drive the 1% away from the rest of the population. http://www.stmarys-ca.edu/deputy-labor-secretary-discusses-income-inequa...
SMC Investment Group Shines at Regional Competition: "Competing against over 100 students from 25 teams, the Saint Mary’s College Investment Group—made up of SEBA students Simon Tryzna, Alyssa Horning, Brett Lyons, Amrit Saini, and Thomas Taylor—came in third place overall in the CFA Research Challenge in San Francisco this March." https://www.stmarys-ca.edu/smc-investment-group-shines-at-regional-compe...
Saint Mary's Hosts Responsible Investing Panel: "Lasallian tradition and capitalism came together at Saint Mary’s last week when the school’s new student-run SMC Investment Group and SEBA’s Elfenworks Center for Responsible Business hosted a night dedicated to responsible investing. Students from the Investment Group and a panel of experts from Nelson Capital, BlackRock and the Sustainability Accounting Standards Board discussed what constitutes responsible investing and how interested investors should approach it." http://www.stmarys-ca.edu/saint-mary%E2%80%99s-hosts-responsible-investi...
SEBA Students Launch Responsible Investing Club: "This October, Saint Mary’s students will get an opportunity to learn the ins and outs of responsible investing, from a distinctly Lasallian perspective. Using actual investment capital, members of Saint Mary’s new Investment Group, which is open to all SMC undergraduate and graduate students, will gain real-world experience in investing while focusing on responsible business practices." http://www.stmarys-ca.edu/seba-students-launch-responsible-investing-club