Now in his fifth year as an independent consultant, James Wu has worked with Sesame Street, Duolingo, National Geographic, Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors, General Motors, and the United Nations Development Programme.
A total of 21 volunteer organizations — Pamplin Advisory Council (PAC), Pamplin Society, and 19 advisory boards — with nearly 480 members overall serve the college and its departments, centers, and other programs.
EY, KPMG, and Enterprise Holdings were among the 110 employers that attended Pamplin’s January Business Horizons career fair at Squires Student Center that drew 1,660 students. The college also hosted a “Preview Day” in the Pamplin atrium for 14 companies.
Pamplin Hokies showed up for Virginia Tech’s second regional Boundless Impact Campaign Kickoff event, which drew more than 120 Silicon Valley Hokies to the Fox Theatre in Redwood City, California, in January.
Zheng Xiang, associate professor of hospitality and tourism management, was named a Highly Cited Researcher by the Web of Science Group and elected president of the International Federation for IT and Travel & Tourism (IFITT).