ShareBy Maya Harter & Katie Basler On Monday, October 4th, the world of business went through an extreme shock when Facebook and associated apps were inaccessible for over 5 hours. This included Facebook’s broad network of Instagram, WhatsApp, Messenger, and Oculus. According to the New York Times, error messages started […]

Social Media Outage: How 5 hours Offline Shook the World ...


ShareBy Maya Harter and Katie Basler Hispanic Heritage Month is a recognition and celebration of the histories, contributions, cultures, and influence of Latinx people in America that occurs annually from September 15th to October 15th. UMSL’s LGBTQ+ and Diversity Initiatives partner with various other departments and student organizations to put […]

UMSL Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month


ShareBy Cassie Bianculli This month we would like to feature one of our UMSL Supply Chain & Analytics Executive Advisory Board Members, Brett Caplice, who is the Vice President of Global Strategic Pricing and Risk Management at Bunge. Mr. Caplice first joined Bunge in 2010 where he has since served […]

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Share  Get to Know UMSL Supply Chain & Analytics Executive Board Member Jason Parrish By: Cassie Bianculli Jason M. Parrish, PharmD, is the Associate General Manager, Econdisc at Express Scripts, the nation’s largest pharmacy benefits manager (PBM). Mr. Parrish is an essential member of the Supply Chain & Analytics Executive Advisory Board. […]

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ShareBy Cassie Bianculli The Supply Chain & Analytics Department is pleased to share with you our Outstanding Student Awardee and May 2021 Graduate, Adrienne Johnson. During Adrienne’s time at UMSL she was the President of the Supply Chain and Transportation Club leading the team through the 2020-2021 virtual academic year. […]

UMSL Supply Chain & Analytics Outstanding Student Award Recipient Spring ...


ShareBy Sara Hamer  In case you miss out on a great event put on by the Supply Chain Club. The Supply Chain Club had a Zoom meeting called “Supply Chain in the Next 10 Years” on April 8th, 2021. The meeting featured Samuel Johnson, Abha Khandelwal, and Dan Kogan.  Samuel […]

Where is Supply Chain in the Next 10 years?



ShareBy Motunde Oke There are so many people who have great ideas which have the potential of turning into amazing business ventures with a great impact on our society. Often, these ideas tend to die away because of the lack of support that these would-be entrepreneurs don’t have. Entrepreneurs face […]

The Impact of Supporting Entrepreneurs- UMSL Accelerate DEI Demo Day ...


ShareBy: Carlos Escudero   If you’re reading this, without a doubt I am sure you’ve heard about the Midwest Digital Marketing Conference. If you don’t know what that is, you might want to check it out ASAP.  MDMC is the largest digital marketing conference in the midwest with “attendance records […]

MDMC Livestreams: Get the Latest in Digital Marketing


ShareBy Katelyn Gierer Every year since 2018, the Midwest Digital Marketing Conference (MDMC) has awarded students scholarships that have been supported by the conference’s attendees. This is the event’s way of giving back to the future of marketing. After all, how can we see a great marketing industry without investing […]

MDMC Awards Scholarships to ’19 and ’20 UMSL Business Students



ShareBy Cassie Bianculli This month the Supply Chain & Analytics department would like to feature one of our students, Daniel Sauer. Daniel is a senior at UMSL and will be graduating in December with his BA in Business Administration and an emphasis in Supply Chain Management. Daniel is a member […]

Get to Know UMSL Supply Chain & Analytics