TAMPA — On Thursday, April 12, The University of Tampa Sykes College of Business will hold its annual Adam Smith Breakfast. The event begins at 7:30 a.m. in the Crescent Club, which is located on the ninth floor of the Vaughn Center.
The Adam Smith Breakfast is geared toward local business community members operating in a global economy. The presentation will include an economic outlook of the Tampa Bay economy by John Stinespring, UT associate professor of economics, and a global macroeconomic outlook by Vivekanand Jayakumar, UT associate professor of economics.
Proceeds from the breakfast will support The Adam Smith Society, the UT Department of Economics’ honor society for students of economics and economic policy. Students demonstrating an outstanding interest and competence in the free economic thinking of Adam Smith are nominated by faculty for membership into the society.
Tickets are free for UT faculty and staff, $5 for UT students, $75 for an individual seat, $395 for a table of eight (two seats reserved for UT students) and $1,000 for a Spartan Sponsor package (includes two tables for 12 guests and four UT students, and recognition at the event).
The University of Tampa is a private, residential university located on 110 acres on the riverfront in downtown Tampa. Known for academic excellence, personal attention and real-world experience in its undergraduate and graduate programs, the University serves approximately 9,000 students from 50 states and 140 countries. Approximately 62 percent of full-time students live on campus, and more than half of UT students are from Florida.