Marriage Proposal Adds Excitement to SoBA Ceremony

Student speaker Steven Jew proposes to girlfriend Chelsea Stack

RIVERSIDE, Calif. — MBA student Steven Jew was the student speaker at the School of Business Administration Commencement Ceremony on Friday, June 14, 2013 at the University of California, Riverside. And while you probably couldn’t tell it from his speech, you might forgive him if he seemed a bit nervous. You see, he had big plans for after the ceremony.

Jew, who received his MBA in management this evening, planned to ask his girlfriend Chelsea Stack to marry him.

Following the ceremony, Jew gathered friends and family at the Highlander Union Building for an intricately choreographed proposal. With camera’s flashing and phones recording, he pitched the question. She said yes.

Congratulations to Steven and Chelsea. We wish you all the happiness in the world.

happy couple.

Steven Jew, who was the student speaker for the School of Business Administration, and new fiance Chelsea Stack following their engagement after tonight’s SoBA Ceremony on June 14. 2013. Photo by Peter Phun


SoBA student Commencement speaker Steven Jew proposed to girlfriend Chelsea Stack, surrounded by friends and family at the HUB following tonight’s SoBA Ceremony (June 14. 2013) Photo by Peter Phun.

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