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Drury’s SIFE team advances to semi-finals at SIFE National Exposition

For Immediate Release: May 12

Minneapolis, Minn., May 12, 2010 — Drury University’s Students in Free Enterprise (SIFE) team advanced to the semi-finals at the SIFE USA National Exposition in Minneapolis, Minn. today.

Drury was one of twenty teams to advance to the semifinals by winning its league on Wednesday, which also contained the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and Susquehanna University.

Drury’s team will present again Thursday morning, May 13. Final presentations are scheduled for Thursday afternoon.

Drury has won the SIFE National Championship three times, (2001, 2003, 2005) and went on to win the SIFE World Cup in 2001 and 2003. Drury’s SIFE team earned second place at the 2009 national competition.

Students In Free Enterprise (SIFE) is a global, non-profit organization active on more than 1,500 college campuses in 40 countries and territories. Student teams develop projects to help create economic opportunity by teaching concepts related to free market economics, business ethics, entrepreneurship, personal finance and success skills.


Drury is an independent University, church related, grounded in the liberal arts tradition and committed to personalized education in a community of scholars who value the arts of teaching and learning. Education at Drury seeks to cultivate spiritual sensibilities and imaginative faculties as well as ethical insight and critical thought; to foster the integration of theoretical and practical knowledge; and to liberate persons to participate responsibly in and contribute to a global community. For more information, visit

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