Fall 2011, 4 cadets participate in the Fed College Challenge at the Richmond Fed as part of the Ltc. Sam Allen’s Money & Banking course. The Fed Challenge is an academic competition designed to expand the community's understanding of the Federal Reserve System's unique role in the economy and the importance of Federal Open Market Committee decisions. The competition is framed to assist in the development of students' research, group dynamics, presentation, and critical thinking skills. In addition to competing, the students
Cadets Munoz-Otalvaro, Shafer, Denton, Downs - received a tour and insights from VMI Alumnus J.M. Nemish.