Lauren Berkel of Fleetwood is one of 19 Susquehanna University students participating in the Sigmund Weis School of Business London Program during the fall 2017 semester.
The program provides business students with an international experience, developing and expanding their learning capabilities and broadening their perspectives about possible careers.
While abroad, students complete an internship based on their area of academic interest, as well as courses in operations management, quantitative methods for business, international business practice, and management and organizational behavior.
They also tour businesses throughout Europe, from steel plants to investment banks. Courses are taught by Sigmund Weis School of Business faculty and by adjunct faculty from the London academic community.
Berkel is a business administration major in the Class of 2019. A 2015 graduate of Oley Valley High School, she is the daughter of David Berkel and Rebecca Berkel.