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Delta State Students Earn High Marks at Phi Beta Lambda Virtual National Competition


Delta State University students earned several honors at the Phi Beta Lambda (PBL) national competition held virtually via video a few weeks ago.

“Please help me congratulate our awesome competitors,” said Dr. Tomeka Harbin, PBL adviser at Delta State and chair and associate professor of management. “Once again, DSU students performed with excellence while competing against thousands across the country.”

  • First place: Davontre Henderson (sports management major) and Alexis Rover (elementary education major) – emerging business issues
  • Sixth place: Jasmine Evans (psychology major) – public speaking
  • Tenth place: Synethia Mathews (computer systems information and marketing major) and Evans – business presentation

Phi Beta Lambda is the collegiate division of the Future Business Leaders of America-Phi Beta Lambda, Inc.

“Future Business Leaders of America-Phi Beta Lambda, Inc. (FBLA-PBL) is the largest career student business organization in the world,” according to its website. “Each year, FBLA-PBL helps over 230,000 members prepare for careers in business.”