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VISA executive included in B&E at 60 Speaker Series

William M. Sheedy, Visa Group President, Americas, is the latest confirmed speaker in the 60th Anniversary Celebration lecture series for the West Virginia University College of Business and Economics (B&E). He will address the university community and the general public on November 3 at 2:00 p.m. at the Waterfront Place Hotel.

Sheedy, who earned his B.S. degree in finance at WVU's business school, oversees the company's client relationships with card issuers, merchants, merchant acquirers and third-party processors in North America, Central America, South America and the Caribbean.

Remembering 9/11: Mountaineers changed forever

West Virginia University wasn’t shielded from the terror that shattered the nation 10 years ago.

Two WVU alumni – Chris S. Gray and Jim K. Samuel Jr. – went to work in the World Trade Center the morning of Sept. 11 and were among the nearly 3,000 people killed in the attacks.

Alumni Spotlight: Keshama Horton, MSIR grad on Young Alumni Board

Keshama Horton, a 2009 Master of Science in Industrial Relations graduate from Nitro, W.Va., recently joined the WVU Young Alumni Advisory Board.

Keshama Horton