September 21 The Pamplin Pulse
Meet Saonee Sarker, Dean of Pamplin College of Business
Saonee Sarker officially began as dean of the Virginia Tech Pamplin College of Business on July 1, 2023. Join Dean Sarker as she discusses her vision for Pamplin and learns what it means to be a Hokie.
Connect with Dean Sarker on social media on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, and Twitter.
Article ItemImpact Report details Pamplin's efforts for an inclusive business learning environment , article
The Pamplin College of Business Office for Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging (DEIB) has published its second-edition Impact Report, highlighting Pamplin’s DEIB efforts and outcomes in the 2022-2023 academic year.
Article ItemFederal work-study unlocks opportunity for students in financial need , article
The 59-year-old program gives Pell-eligible students a hands-on work experience and a steady income. So why do only 10 percent of Hokies who are offered federal work-study say yes?
Article ItemVoices of Privacy: Surprise! You’re on Hidden Camera , article
Voices of Privacy (VOP) has your vacation data protection covered! In this exciting webisode, VOP co-hosts share how you can spot sneaky hidden cameras on vacation. Excited to share your travel plans with everyone? See why that may be a problem. Also, discover the tactics for safeguarding your documents and devices on the go.
Article ItemExecutive Ph.D. grad brings his research into the classroom , article
Drawing on what he has learned from numerous years of diverse experience in higher education, information technology, and management consulting, Jeremy Fei Wang, associate professor of Management Information Systems (MIS) at Flagler College in St. Augustine, Florida, teaches his students how to hone their technical and problem-solving skills and apply academic theories to find solutions to real-world problems.
Article ItemBusiness Horizons hosts record number of employers, students , article
The Pamplin Career Services team recently hosted the fall 2023 Business Horizons Career Fair at the Commonwealth Ballroom in Squires Student Center. The career fair continues to be one of Pamplin’s largest events, so much so that, for the first time in the event’s 40-plus year history, the event was expanded to take place over two days.
Article ItemPamplin picnic helps kick off new semester , article
The Pamplin College of Business kicked off the fall 2023 semester in style with the annual Pamplin picnic.
Pamplin’s Center for Business Analytics hosts second-annual Day for Data symposium
On Friday, Sept. 8, the second-annual Day for Data symposium gathered industry leaders and academia together for a practical exploration of business analytics.
The symposium featured opening remarks by Dean Sarker, followed by a keynote address from Andrew Allwine, senior director of data optimization for Norfolk Southern. During the session, Allwine shared his strategies for aggregating and translating complex datasets into actionable insights and tangible ROI for organizational decision-makers.
Virtual Lunch & Learn with Quinton Nottingham, department head, Business Information Technology
On Wednesday, Sept. 27, from noon to 1 p.m. EST, Pamplin College of Business alumni, faculty, and staff are invited to attend a virtual Lunch and Learn hosted by the Pamplin Society with guest speaker, Quinton Nottingham, department head, Business Information Technology. Nottingham will present an overview of the Business Information Technology Department.
DEIB Lunch and Learn
Wednesday, Oct. 4
Noon-1 p.m. EST
Pamplin College of Business alumni, faculty, and staff are invited to attend a virtual Lunch and Learn hosted by the Pamplin Society with guest speaker, Janice Branch Hall, associate dean for diversity, equity, inclusion and belonging (DEIB). Branch Hall will present an overview of Pamplin's DEIB initiatives.
Saturday, Sept. 30
Hahn Garden Pavilion
ACIS Alumni Tailgate
Saturday, Oct. 14
Three hours before kickoff
Hahn Garden Pavilion
Tailgate on Sept. 30 is for all Pamplin alumni, friends, and families. Tailgate on Oct. 14 is for ACIS alumni, friends, and families. Food, drinks, music, and games will be provided. More information to come!
Select recent appearances of Pamplin College of Business faculty, students, and alumni in the news, as well as recent announcements and college notes.
- Commonwealth Cyber Initiative in Southwest Virginia awards $1 million in new programs
- Taking 'Ut Prosim' to Africa
- Marketing's Pandelaere talks to WalletHub about brand jingles
- Virginia Tech Alumni Association Board has a new structure, members
- Management's Devers talks gender diversity with S&P Global