Name of the Faculty Mentor: Dr. Jordan
Mentor’s Department: Finance, Insurance, and Real Estate
Telephone Number and/or Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Project Description (one paragraph): Stock Portfolio Management: Join the team of
students who collectively manage a $300,000 stock portfolio belonging to Tennessee
Valley Authority (TVA) in an inter-university competition. The project involves writing
and presenting equity research reports, evaluating peer reports, voting on investment
decisions, voting on important corporate decision through proxy statements, and trading
stock for the TVA portfolio.
Requirements for Student Applicants: A background in accounting, investments, ability
to read financial reports, and a strong interest in financial markets and trading.
Starting Date: At the beginning of each semester
Method of Compensation: Academic Credit is available by registering for FIR 4331
and is required.