AKAD and the time award prizes for the best overall score, the best Master thesis and the shortest duration of study Andreas Schwerdtfeger (39) is student of the year”of the WHL scientific College Lahr. A graduate of the master’s degree finance and banking”received the 500 euro endowed prize of the city of Lahr for the best overall score out of the hands of the first mayor Guido Saeed boom. The diploma economic educator Ilka sarge (29) and Jochen Foshag (30), graduate of the master’s programme management, were with the AKADalumni Award for the best thesis honored. The weekly awarded the time Johannes Baaken (31), economics Educator (M.A.) for the shortest duration of the year. Andreas Schwerdtfeger and Jochen Foshag received their awards at the graduation ceremony on June 19, Ilka received their awards in the absence of sarge and Johannes Baaken. Like their fellow students the four winners have developed the curriculum with a mixture of distance learning, online and presence components in addition to the profession. Studies in addition to the professional understand as a project I realized the study in addition to the professional as a project with clear start – and endpoint and intermediate milestones”, says student of the year” to be Andreas Schwerdtfeger on recipe for success for the distance learning program.
He has fully exercised his activity as a Senior Executive in a financial services company during the entire period of study. While he got the greatest support from his family, so the native Dortmund, who had already completed a business degree at the local University of applied sciences. Also, if you have the AKADalumni winners Ilka sarge and Jochen Foshag had already a business administration diploma in his pocket at the beginning of her study in Lahr both of the Berufsakademie Mannheim. Foshag is working as head of customer service at Edeka Sudwest in Offenburg and could already meet the WHL in the corporate trainee programme. The modules I couldn’t expect me then on my master’s degree”, explains Foshag, of even the Highlights support from his employer in terms of distance learning.
Johannes Baaken, longtime product manager and current trainee teacher at a vocational school in the Kirchheim/Teck, Wurttemberg, completed his master’s degree in business education in only 17 months instead of the usual two years. So he has been in the last year in the WHL the fastest and nothing in the way is now his vocation, taking in the teaching profession. City Lahr involved to award in addition to the distinction of the three prize winners the other 77 graduates and graduates were honored this evening, who have successfully completed their studies at of the WHL last year. 2009 the city of Lahr had participated for the first time at the award ceremony and praised the achievements of the College and working students alike this year. The lecture by Professor Dr. Alexander Fliaster, the new Chair of human resource management and organization at of the WHL, with the title of Eagle racing formed the technical part of the event: New multimedia management simulation to the promotion of the cooperation skills “. The evening was musical designed by the wind ensemble of the Musikum Lahr.