michael_rayThe Business Student Leaders organization will start the first ever Senior Class Gift to the School with the Class of 2011. The seniors of the leadership organization are leading the charge to encourage their peers to pledge a gift to the School of $100.55, $20.11 a year for 5 years in honor of their graduation year. The result of this Senior Class Gift campaign will be an endowed scholarship fund that will benefit future students in the School of Business. The Class of 2011 is challenging future classes to beat their participation and dollar contributions each year.

Senior Information Systems major, Michael Ray, has agreed to take on the role of Chair for the Senior Class Gift. Michael has been active in the Business Student Leaders, Association of Information Technology Professionals, and the Kaleidoscope while at UAB and is a recipient of the IS Advisory Scholarship. He and the Business Student Leaders plan for a kickoff event at the Business-Engineering Complex on April 14th.