Winter Break '20-'21

NDIGI Winter Break Offerings


Investing Case Studies

1-credit course

Open to all undergraduate students regardless of major or class year, this 1-credit course opportunity will be held January 4-27. Students will analyze an investment opportunity prior to meeting for each weekly live session. Industry practitioners will then lead a discussion around their unique approach to the case and introduce their firm’s general investment strategy.

Investment Management Access Program (IMAP): IMAP Information PDF

Virtual program to assist in career discernment

Open to all undergraduate members of our program partners regardless of major, class year, or professional experience who are considering a career in financial services. IMAP program partners include AnBryce Scholars, ALPFA, BBAND, BlackND Capital, First Gen Careers Initiative, SWS, and UWIB. Applicants must have a solid academic record and commit to being an active participant in the program. The program consists of online curriculum, live sessions with industry practitioners, and a project providing hands-on experience with partner firms.

Life Lessons From the Big Screen

4-part series hosted by Peter Kaufman, Chairman & CEO of Glenair

Open to all undergraduate and graduate students regardless of major or class year. Peter Kaufman, accomplished businessman and author of the classic investing book, Poor Charlie’s Almanack, will highlight life and business lessons from classic movies. Live Zoom sessions with Peter are tentatively scheduled for 3pm ET on December 2nd & 16th, January 6th & 20th. Participants will be asked to watch The Godfather film series for the first three live sessions, with the fourth movie selection TBD based on student feedback. 

Virtual Career Treks

Series of Zoom visits for career exploration

Open to all First-Year students regardless of intended major. NDIGI will lead students virtually to visit firms on the West Coast (January 7th) , Boston (January 8th), and New York City (January 14th & 15th). Sophomore treks will be coordinated through the Wall Street Club and will include a Chicago option.

Wall Street Prep

Online courses & boot camps to prepare students for future finance careers

Available to all interested students beginning December 1. Sign up HERE.