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Marvin and Nancy Dennis Doctoral Fellowship in Accountancy

Marvin and Nancy Dennis established the Marvin and Nancy Dennis Doctoral Fellowship in Accountancy.  Marvin earned a B.S. degree in Accountancy in 1959 from the University of Illinois, where he was an active member of Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity.  Nancy is an alumna of the University of Wisconsin.  Following graduate, Mr. Dennis worked in public accounting in Chicago and also earned a law degree.  He received an MBA from Harvard Business School in 1966 and was employed by McKinsey and Company, and later by Itel Corporation in San Francisco.  In 1974, Marvin and a partner formed Trans Ocean Ltd., a maritime container-leasing firm, which they operated successfully for 23 years before selling the firm in 1996.  Marvin and Nancy Dennis Doctoral Fellowships recognize meritorious graduate students pursuing a doctoral degree in Accountancy. 

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