Bora Senyigit is the second Kumcu Endowment Grantee to study at Ball State under support of funds in honor of Professor Erdogan Kumcu.
In addition to taking MBA courses here, Bora assists Miller College of Business administrators Dr. Rod Davis and Dr. Ray Montagno on special projects. He has also presented seminars to the finance and accounting faculty members, reporting on his research, seeking advice, and encouraging expansion of BSU's exchange links with Istanbul University.
"I truly appreciate the financial and academic opportunities given me from this endowment", said the 26 year old Bora, who has taken full advantage of the university's environment. He has also been able to meet with other colleagues in the
In spring 2008, another Istanbul University junior faculty member, Ahmet Turel, will begin master's degree studies in accounting at Ball State.
Donors interested in promoting this valuable academic exchange are invited to make a contribution to the Erdogan Kumcu Memorial Fund for International Development, (#1367) at the Ball State University Foundation. Secure on-line contributions by credit card can be made from https://www.alumniconnections.com/donate/ball_state/