O’Donnell to share economic review, forecast at Foundation breakfast

 Jim O'Donnell, Huntington University, a Christian college 
View the PowerPoint from his presentation.

Hear Prof. Jim O'Donnell give his forecast again:

  • 7:30 a.m. Jan. 12 at the Arts, Commerce & Visitors Centre, 211 Water St., Bluffton, Ind. Register with the Wells County Chamber of Commerce.
  • 7:30 a.m. Feb. 1 at Parkview Whitley Hospital, 1260 East State Road 205, Columbia City, Ind. RSVP to the Whitley County Chamber office. 

HUNTINGTON, Ind.— Jim O’Donnell will give his annual review and forecast of the economy at the Huntington University Foundation breakfast on Jan. 11.

O'Donnell’s forecast has become a breakfast series favorite as he looks back on what happened during 2011 and then speaks to how it will impact the new year.

O’Donnell serves as the Luke J. Peters Professor of Business and Executive-in-Residence at Huntington University.

The Foundation Breakfast is open to the public. It will begin at 7:45 a.m. in the Habecker Dining Commons and conclude by 9 a.m. The cost of the breakfast is $7. First-time attendees eat free courtesy of Bailey-Love Mortuary.

The Foundation’s breakfast is held on the second Wednesday of every month during the school year. For more information, contact the Huntington University Foundation at 260-359-4069 or visit www.huntington.edu/foundation. To be added to the mailing list, contact Barb Baker at 260-359-4069 or bbaker@huntington.edu.

Since 1938, the Huntington University Foundation has assisted Huntington County residents who attend Huntington University through the annual Huntington County Grant and endowed scholarships. The foundation also supports community arts events. 

Huntington University is a comprehensive Christian college of the liberal arts offering graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 70 academic concentrations. U.S. News & World Report ranks Huntington among the best colleges in the Midwest, and Forbes.com has listed the university as one of America’s Best Colleges. Additionally, Princeton Review has named the institution to its “Best in the Midwest” list. Founded in 1897 by the Church of the United Brethren in Christ, Huntington University is located on a contemporary, lakeside campus in northeast Indiana. The university is a member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU). 


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