September 22: The Pamplin Pulse
Article ItemMore than just a building , article
“At Pamplin, we are very interested in explaining how business can be a force for good around the world,” explained Dean Robert Sumichrast. “Business can generate tremendous wealth and really help people become much more prosperous for the long term. It also provides critical solutions to improve the human condition, which is one of Pamplin’s pillars in our strategic plan.”
Article ItemBIT-Cyber program brings a Pamplin degree to the greater Washington, D.C., metro area , article
For the first time, Virginia Tech is offering an undergraduate degree program in the greater Washington, D.C., metro area. The program is one that seeks to both help fill a major pipeline of skilled workers into area businesses and provide a path for upward mobility for the region’s under-served population.
Dean Robert T. Sumichrast will host a virtual town hall Wednesday, September 30, from 1-2 p.m. EST for all Pamplin Alumni. He will be joined by Pamplin associate and assistant deans and department heads to discuss the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on Pamplin course delivery and learning for the fall semester. All Pamplin alumni are invited to attend and ask questions.
Here are a few more upcoming events you may be interested in:
- Pamplin: Our History, Our Future
Tuesday, Sept. 29, 4-5 p.m.
- Fall Family Weekend Virtual Hokie Family Legacy Tea
Saturday, Oct. 3, 12:30-1:30 p.m.
- Women in Business
Thursday, Oct. 8, 6 p.m.
For more information, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Select recent appearances of Pamplin College of Business faculty, students, and alumni in the news.
- The Verge: Police Body Cameras Don't Tell the Whole Story
- WJLA: Trump shifts pressure on next Congress to forgive payroll tax deferral
- Wallet Hub: Ask the Experts
- citybizlist: First Bank & Trust Company Partnership with Virginia Tech
- CBS: Hardest hit by COVID-19: Hospitality industry saw 40% of all excess unemployment