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I owe much of my knowledge
in information systems to
MISSO and our faculty advisor,
Dr. Michael Parks.
It's been an exciting year for
MISSO with respect to
employment. Internships and
professional placements were
Nora Ortiz, and
around at an
end of the
God Its Over"
y eagerly participating in a over 130 members, MISSO, one of
great amount of social events, the the largest organizations in the busi-
Management Information Systems ness college, held monthly meetings
Student Organization (MISSO) to gather the members together. Ber-
wanted to keep away from being ry said, "At the meetings, we
brought in speakers
stereotyped a boring
president of MISSO,
said, "We had several
parties which included 'Beach House
Blowout.' Other informal group gatherings
Gingerman, Bayou Mama's, Sam's,
Yucatan, and others. These helped
balance out MISSO's generally serious business orientation."
Management Information Systems
(MIS) was a fairly popular program
located in the Decision Information
Sciences department of the Melcher
College of Business Administration.
MISSO developed in order to bring
MIS students together for academic
as well as social enrichment. With
.. .bridging the gap
from industry to relate
current MIS topics
and technologies to
Aside from their
MISSO held a mixer
with the Information
MIS students were given a chance
to meet Information Systems professionals in a social setting. MISSO
also provided a book of members'
resumes to area businesses.
Denise Pfenninger said, "With the
propagation of the Information
Systems industry, MISSO is striving
to bridge the gap between the
academic and the professional
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