Camp Carey is more than just fun in the cool pines of Northern Arizona (and a nice break from the August heat of Phoenix). You’ll also get on the right foot as a business student, learning valuable lessons about networking, communication, and global engagement. And you’ll put learn to put teamwork to use with the Camp Carey Corporate Challenge.
Take the first step toward building a strong W. P. Carey network — even before your first classes start. Camp Carey is a great opportunity to get to know fellow freshmen, W. P. Carey staff, and faculty members.
Learn to talk the talk and walk the walk. Through group activities, you’ll sharpen both verbal and non-verbal communication in order to be more successful.
Students from all over the country and the entire world attend Camp Carey. It’s an ideal way to share your experience with other business students, whether they’re from your hometown or half a world away.
A real-world business project, the Corporate Challenge is your chance to showcase your great ideas. With your teammates, you’ll develop a business plan for a products and companies (past examples include Pepsi, Vitamin Water, & Coca-Cola) that include strategies for marketing, finance, and promotional ideas, and are presented to representatives from a major corporation.