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RISE in the news

WHIO-TV Reports devoted a half hour to RISE 14, and talked to David Kudla, executive director of RISE and University of Dayton students Andrew Brackmann and Nathan Hauge about the upcoming conference on March 27-29.   See it in three parts: Part 1. Part 2. Part 3.  Watch a preview here.

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David Kudla appeared on CNBC.Check it out: RISE 14 panelists are frequently sought by the national financial media for their insights into the national and international economies and the current investment climate. Watch for them on the top financial channels and publications: 

Mellody Hobson, president of Ariel Investments, appeared on CBS News Feb. 17 to discuss the United Auto Workers' Union.

Russ Koesterich, Chief Investment Strategist for BlackRock, spoke with ABC News Feb. 17 about the global investment climate. 

Watch Mellody Hobson talk about her breakthrough moment in leadership on YouTube.

On Feb. 5, Milton Ezrati, senior economist and market strategist for Lord Abbett & Co. LLC, appeared on CNBC and urged investors to buy stocks now. 

Mellody Hobson was named one of the Chicago Tribune's Chicago Business People to Watch in 2014 for her donation with her husband George Lucas of $25 million over five years to After School Matters, an education charity in Chicago. The Trib wonders if this means a a greater commitment to Chicago for the couple. 

Louie Vito, RISE 14 special guest, won the silver medal at the Winter X Games 2014. Watch his run here.

Watch a highlight reel of Stephanie Link's television appearances here.

On Feb. 4, Mellody Hobson explained the recent drop in the DOW Jones Industrial index on CBS This Morning.

In a Feb. 3 article for the Wall Street Journal's MartketWatch, RISE executive director David Kudla, CEO & Chief Investment Strategist for Mainstay Capital Management LLC, gave advice on how to navigate 2014's volatile markets. 

David Kudla spoke with financial-planning.com about his company, Mainstay Capital Management, on Jan. 31.

Bill Miller, portfolio manager for the Legg Mason Opportunity Trust mutual fund, explained how to "invest like a legend" on Canada’s Globe and Mail Jan. 30.

Jerry Webman, senior investment officer at OppenheimerFunds, Inc., explained why investors shouldn't panic over emerging markets on Jan. 29.

On the BlackRock blog Jan. 24, Russ Koesterich provided an analysis of how traditional safe-haven stocks perform during times of uncertainty.

RISE special guest snowboarder Louie Vito will be pulling double duty at X Games 2014 Aspen Jan. 23-24, joining ESPN and ABC as co-host as well as competing in the halfpipe.

On Jan. 20 Mellody Hobson, president of Ariel Investments, gave advice on how to prepare kids to be financially responsible adults. 

Bill Miller offered financial predictions for 2014 on Jan. 17. Watch Part 1 and Part 2 on WealthTrack.

In an article written Jan. 15 for Investment Europe, Russ Koesterich explains how to invest when jobs growth is weak.  

RISE executive director David Kudla offered his take on the 2014 outlook for stocks, bonds and other investments on CNBC's Closing Bell Exchange Jan. 14.

On Jan. 13, Russ Koesterich appeared on the Fox News Business Network and warned audiences against buying consumer stocks.

Kelly Evans, CNBC anchor, tweeted about data privacy on Jan. 12.

On Jan. 6, Stephanie Link, CIO & co-portfolio manager of TheStreet Inc., interviewed with S&A Investor Radio and announced her top stock picks for 2014.

University of Dayton students did more than manage the RISE 13 forum — they made national news. Watch the video.