Editorial: Studying abroad gives students edge

IUPUC, in an effort to enhance the education of its business students, offered for the first time this year a study-abroad program.

Two of the university’s business professors accompanied 19 undergraduate students recently on a weeklong trip to Hong Kong, which is a special administrative region of China. One goal of the trip was to provide firsthand experiences to personalize what the students knew: That everyone competes in a global economy.

Students toured the stock exchange, the world’s largest warehouse, Hong Kong Disney and a Cummins Inc. facility, where they learned about the importance of logistics and supply chain management.

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