Prairie View A&M University’s first cohort of Executive MBA students travelled to China May 17 – 25, 2014 for their study abroad excursion.  The nine EMBA students were accompanied on their trip by EMBA Director, Dr. Daniel Perez Liston and Associate Director Charity Cooper.  To see a few photos and hear about their experience, follow …

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Dr. Munir Quddus, associate provost for the PVAMU Northwest Houston Center and dean for the College of Business, has been selected as the August 2014 Commencement speaker.  Dr. Quddus, noted scholar, is looking forward to the event.  Summer Commencement is scheduled for the morning of August 16, 2014.  View additional information here.

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When saving for an emergency, should every investor have an all cash strategy?  Research published by PVAMU business finance instructor Janine Scott suggests otherwise.  Dr. Scott’s article,“Is an All Cash Emergency Fund Strategy Appropriate for All Investors? published with co-authors in the Journal of Financial Planning and cited in the February 12th edition of The …

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Business students and alumni seeking internship and employment after graduation are encouraged to attend the PVAMU College of Business Career Forum.  Representatives with companies, business schools and organizations interested in meeting with students and recent graduates have an opportunity to meet with prospective candidates for their organization and speak candidly about employment and professional opportunities.  …

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Current and prospective business students seeking scholarship funds for the fall 2014 and spring 2015 semesters are encouraged to apply for one of several College of Business scholarships.  Applications are posted online along with instructions, criteria and other requirements.  Scholarships range from $500 to $6,000 per academic year and are available to current undergraduate and …

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Dr. Munir Quddus provided valuable insight into Bangladesh’s economy, focusing on the garment district, on National Public Radio’s Planet Money program.  Quddus’ knowledge of the country’s economy and the impact of the garment district, an area of his research, was sought out immediately following the May 2013 clothing factory collapse that killed over 1,000 workers; …

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The College of Business will be moving into a brand new facility in 2015.  Final plans were approved in August with a groundbreaking ceremony scheduled in January 2014, weather conditions permitting. The $37.8M project includes a new 89,000 square foot, four-story building that will be shared with the College of Agriculture and Human Sciences. If …

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