Representatives of the District 50 region of Toastmasters International paid a visit to Dean Hasan Pirkul January 20 to present the Naveen Jindal School of Management a Corporate Recognition Award. (Left to right) Dean Pirkul accepted the award from Region 50 Advisor Lark Doley and Region 50 Lieutenant Governor for Marketing Millicent Godfrey as JSOM faculty member Maria Hasenhuttl looked on.

Toastmasters is a club that helps members improve their public speaking and leadership skills. Dr. Hasenhuttl started and serves as adviser to the JSOM-based chapter of the organization.

The Corporate Recognition Award expresses Toastmasters appreciation to the dean and to the school for club sponsorship and support that included providing meeting space and more. Open to students and alumni, the JSOM chapter meets Fridays from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. in Room 2.717.