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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Forty-eight undergraduate and graduate students and Associate Professor of Finance Dr. Henry “He” Huang received invitations for membership to Beta Gamma Sigma.  More than 75 percent accepted the invitation earning the PVAMU BGS chapter the prestigious Exemplary Chapter award from the International Beta Gamma Sigma Society.  This honor affords the chapter with special recognition as …

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Association of IT Professionals

September 19, 2013

Farhan Khan, management information systems major, won first place in the Networking Design competition scoring higher than the members of the second place team from Texas State University.  Mr. Khan also received special recognition for the Security qualifying test and scenario finals competition. Prairie View A&M University students Christopher Perkins, Farhan Khan, Leah Gilbert and …

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