Paychex Inc. Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer John Morphy will speak at Rochester Institute of Technology on the role of higher education in an ever-globalizing economy.
The talk, sponsored by the RIT Economics Club, will take place from 4 to 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 14, in the Carlson Auditorium on the RIT campus.
Morphy’s talk, will highlight specific uses of economics course work in the business world.
"The role of education is becoming more important for a person to achieve success in a business career," Morphy says. "A strong university experience can provide both the technological and interpersonal skills that are required."
The event—free and open to the public—will be followed by a reception. For more information, contact Jeffrey Wagner, professor of economics, at 475-5289.