WVU to graduate 27 Executive MBA students from Charleston, Morgantown and Parkersburg

The West Virginia University College of Business and Economics will honor 27 students graduating from the Executive Master of Business Administration (EMBA) program representing the Charleston, Morgantown and Parkersburg regions on Saturday, May 22.  The hooding ceremony will be held in the Gold and Blue Ballrooms at the Mountainlair from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

 “The EMBA is critical to our success as a business school,” said William Trumbull, Interim Dean, College of Business and Economics.  “Our graduates are our ambassadors to the business community.  They often go on to take on leadership roles within their companies or create their own opportunities.”

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U.S. Census Bureau to hold business-focused conference at WVU

The U.S. Census Bureau will hold a half-day conference at West Virginia University June 7 to explore data from the 2007 U.S. Economic Census and provide insight into future trends and issues that could affect the region and state.

The event is from 8:30 a.m. to noon in room 141 of WVU’s Business and Economics building (downtown campus). It is free but space is limited. Economic development officials, members of the business community, economic researchers and planners are encouraged to attend. Please register online.

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Welcome Dean Jose V. Sartarelli

Dr. Jose V. Sartarelli, a successful pharmaceutical executive at three Fortune 500 companies, has been named the Milan Puskar Dean of the College of Business and Economics at West Virginia University.

Dean Jose "Zito" Sartarelli

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