Experiential Learning in the Sigmund Weis School of Business

Experiential learning is a key to long-term student success.

Experiential learning offers out students immediate application of theory, real-time mentorship, meaningful “real-world” project outcomes, and the ability to develop professional communication skills.

We work 1-on-1 with organizations seeking fresh perspective and creative management solutions by developing customized team-based projects guided by our faculty in the Sigmund Weis School of Business.

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The Experiential Learning Process at SWSB

Do you have an organizational challenge? Do you need a fresh perspective on your start-up? Our custom designed projects are hands-on, student-led and faculty-guided. Reach out today if you are interested in taking advantage of our experiential learning program. For more information, email andersonkl@susqu.edu.

Does your organization have a challenge? Just simply click on the ?Submit a Request Form? button ...

After your inquiry, you will work directly with our experiential learning team to determine your ...

Projects are selected based on faculty expertise, course capacity, and your organizational needs....


SWSB Experiential Learning Map that showcases 24 clients in 4 states and 2 countries

What Our Clients Have to Say

Estoria Wedding Films

Location: Williamsport, PA

Product/Service Category: Wedding Videography

“I really enjoyed being able to speak with the student team and answer questions regarding the business. It was great to hear their thoughts and perspectives.”

Birch & Beam

Location: Mifflinburg, PA

Product/Service Category: Custom Homes

[I appreciated] “Their fresh ideas, their grasp and appreciation for what we do as a company.”

Mama Crockett’s

Location: Lynchburg, VA

Product/Service Category: Cider Donut Bakery & Foodtruck(s)

“It was a fun and unique experience that I believe could benefit many other small businesses and students going forward. It’s always helpful for businesses to get an outside onionin on new marketing tactics because sometimes it’s hard to identify new opportunities from the inside!”



 


What Our Students Have to Say


Featured Projects

Global Brigades Presentation

Global Brigades Project

In Spring 2021, the International Business Class led by Dr. Fleck engaged with the organization, Global Brigades. Through their Global Business TeleBrigades program, the students engaged in consulting projects with indigenous micro businesses in rural Panama. The students were challenged to apply their business skills, learn from international professionals, and foster cultural competency through a virtual immersion with 5 local entrepreneurs and develop business tools which would help them grow and stabilize their businesses.


Estoria Films Presentation

Marketing Plan Project

In Spring 2021, the Marketing 280 Class led by Professor Smith worked with 15 clients across 4 states on a semester long project. Students were organized into groups based on interest and experience and worked 1-on-1 with real-life business owners to envision and present a personalized marketing plan. The consultancy experience provided an environment for students to develop problem solving skills, deepen creative thinking capacity, and practice professional communication and presentation situations.

 



Contact Us

Sigmund Weis School of Business

514 University Ave.
Selinsgrove, Pa. 17870

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Location

Apfelbaum Hall, Rm 218

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Phone & Email

Kristie Anderson
570-372-4460
andersonkl@susqu.edu