October 18, 2005
Jamila Payne '00, was featured in a Wall Street Journal article entitled "In a Tough Business, Persistence is Required", which ran in the October 18th edition. Ms. Payne, who is also serving as President of Westphal College Alumni Advocates, runs a successful online retailer: www.millabymail.com. The article notes how Ms. Payne's Drexel experience - in which she started out as an engineering major, but switched to Westphal College's design and merchandising major after a co-op in London - was a key component in developing her entrepreneurial skills. The Wall Street Journal can be found online: www.wsj.com.