Business Analytics & Modelers Club

Founded in 2021, Business Analytics & Modelers (BAM) Club is a student organization interested in exploring analytics and itsa logo for a company application to business decisions. 

BAM Club hosts collaborative events including:

  • software workshops (Tableau, RStudio, Power BI),
  • recruiter and alumni speaker events, and
  • internship resource sessions.

Competitions: BAM Club sponsors interested members to compete as a team in an undergraduate business analytics competition.

a group of people standing in front of a purple wall
In April of 2022, BAM Club sponsored students to compete in the 8th annual Business Analytics Competition at Manhattan College. Minnesota State Mankato team was awarded Honorable Mention.
Pictured From L to R: Ishuan Li Simonson , Ph.D. (Team Advisor), Jeremy Fischer (CIT '23), Joseph Fussy (Finance '23),  Former Dean, Dr. Brenda Flannery


Who can join: Business Analytics & Modelers Club is open to students of all majors and career interests. 

Meeting dates and times:

  • Third Wednesday of each month at 5 PM CST in Morris Hall 210
    • January 17
    • February 21
    • March 20
    • April 17
  • Events, meeting dates, and specifics are communicated via email—be sure to join the email list

For questions or to get involved, please contact

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Contact Information

Club email:

President: Jacey Orthaus (


Dr. Ishuan Li Simonson

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