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WVU Foundation board welcomes two B&E alumni

The  West Virginia University Foundation recently elected three alumni to its  board of directors, two of whom are graduates of the College of Business and Economics.

The two  West Virginia University B&E alumni include Dee Ann Remo, chief executive officer and managing director of Heritage Wealth Advisors in Richmond, Virginia, and William “Bill” Sheedy, Global Executive, Corporate Strategy, M&A, and Government Relations for Visa, Inc.

WVU Hospitality and Tourism team places third in international competition

Hospitality Tourism Team

The boutique Hospitality and Tourism Management program and its students in the West Virginia University College of Business and Economics continue to impress the state and the nation, mostly recently by placing third out of 25 teams in the international 2016 STR Student Market Study Competition in mid-November.  

Economics faculty earn Big XII Faculty Fellowships

Two faculty members of the economics department in the West Virginia University College of Business and Economics are continuing to make a lasting impact in their areas of expertise and help certain populations through collaboration with other Big 12 institutions.

Assistant professors of economics Drs. Gregory DeAngelo and Daniel Grossman were both named 2016-2017 Big 12 Faculty Fellows and offered research grants from the WVU Office of Provost as part of the 2016-2017 Big 12 Faculty Fellowship Program.