Fusion59 News & Events

News from Fusion59

Professor Sundeep Vira Featured in Morgan Stanley Annual Global Impact Funding Trust Report

Assistant Professor of Business, Sundeep Vira, was recently featured in the Morgan Stanley GIFT 2021 Impact Report, where he has served on their board since 2018. GIFT or Global Impact Funding Trust.

Business Department Accreditation Reaffirmed by ACBSP

As part of Trinity’s ongoing commitment to educating future business leaders who will change the world, the College pleased to announce the business department’s reaffirmation of accreditation by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs.  

Fusion 59 Consulting Team Offers Professional Expertise

For professional market research, improving brand awareness, boosting social media engagement, creating business models and other services, local companies have an option right at Trinity—Fusion 59’s Consulting Team.  

Fusion59 Co-Directors Featured in Television Interview

Some of the deep bonds between the College and Palos Heights were highlighted during a recent interview with Trinity’s Fusion59 co-directors Haley Heeg ’20 and Sundeep Vira on Channel 4, the city’s community access channel. 

Fusion Friday Speaker Raymond ’05 Offers Tips on Writing a Great Resume

As part of Fusion 59’s Fusion Fridays, Rachel (Vander Pol) Raymond ’05 recently talked with Trinity students about how to get noticed by potential employers.

Holden ’17 Provides Insight on How to Score Dream Career

Rachel Holden ‘17, who is currently working for Northwestern Mutual in Recruiting and Development, recently spoke to Trinity students about career searching, training, and professional development for the third Fusion Friday of the semester.

Fusion Friday Speaker Ciccarone Discusses Career Planning and Success

There is more to a good employee than just technical skills–other factors are important too, Anthony Ciccarone of Amplify Chicago, explained during a recent Fusion Friday event.

Heeg Takes Over as Fusion 59 EIR

Since Fusion 59 opened in 2018, many people across campus and from the Chicagoland area have benefited from Trinity’s innovation and co-working space. As Haley Heeg ’20 takes over as Entrepreneur in Residence, she is looking forward to continuing and expanding on that tradition.

Author, International Speaker and Business Consultant Vicki Fitch Touching Down at Trinity

Fusion59, Trinity Christian College’s Center for Innovation, is excited to announce they are hosting an exclusive event on March 19th with international author, speaker and business consultant Vicki Fitch.

Ambassador to Niger Visits Campus

On Oct. 17, the Honorable Eric Whitaker, U.S. Ambassador to the Republic of Niger, visited campus and spoke at several events with students, the community, and faculty.

Walker to Speak at TBN/Fusion 59 Event

Trinity is pleased to welcome Kevin Walker ’04 to campus as part of the TBN Speaker Series.The Trinity Business Network in collaboration with Fusion 59 is presenting this free year-long speaker series focused on entrepreneurship and innovation for students, alumni and friends of the College.

Hesslau & Iwema Serve as Entrepreneurs in Residence at Fusion 59

To help leverage and enhance the vision of Fusion 59, Ryan Hesslau ’18 and Tom Iwema ’18 are serving as Entrepreneurs in Residence (EIR).

Trinity Celebrates Fusion 59 Opening

Fusion 59 is a place where the Trinity community can come together to connect, collaborate, and create–all for a better tomorrow.


Fusion59 has evolved into an umbrella for other clubs and initiatives that provide students with workshops, events, and on-campus field trips to experience innovation first hand and connect students with opportunities and people to further develop their skills.

See what current and past events that we have hosted to provide Trinity students with experiential learning:

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