CEBES Student Activities — Clubs — Students for Free Enterprise (SIFE)
SIFE is a global, non-profit organization that is literally changing the world through highly dedicated student teams on more than 1600 university campuses in 40 countries. SIFE offers these students the opportunity to develop leadership, teamwork and communication skills through learning, practicing and teaching the principles of free enterprise, thereby improving the standard of living for millions in the process.
Guided by distinguished faculty advisors and supported by businesses around the globe, SIFE Teams teach important concepts through educational outreach projects, including market economics, entrepreneurship, personal and financial success, and business ethics to better themselves, their communities and their countries. Each year, SIFE competitions are held worldwide, drawing together thousands of students and business leaders to pay tribute to these extraordinary educational outreach projects.Each year, students from the Department of Economics and Business Administration actively participate in the SIFE program.
And over the years, the department’s students have performed impressively. In the years the 1998 through 2003, Lincoln’s students won the first prize at the regional competition in Philadelphia. Also, in 2003 students won third prize at the national conference in Kansas City. For more information, check the website www.sife.org