Spring 2016 Commencement

May 13, 2016, 3:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.



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  • "Health data can often be used in discriminatory ways. There are good reasons for trying to encourage people's healthy lives, but when you're monitoring people's behaviors and how they live, it just becomes more intimate." - Companies Are Using Big Data To Track Employee Health And Pregnancies, Popular Science

    Janine Hiller
    Janine Hiller Professor of Business Law, Finance
  • "In theory, it sounds like consumers are benefiting more than hotel chains, but actually hotel chains benefit more. This is because they practically get life-time loyal consumers who get hooked to the rewards program." -Best Hotel Rewards Program, Card Hub

    Mahmood A. Khan
    Mahmood A. Khan Professor, Hospitality Tourism Managment
  • "Everyone says we should have put the bums in jail. The lack of prosecutions after the 2008 financial crisis led to a lot of cynicism. The big shots got away with it." Shifting Rules, Roanoke Business Magazine - Feb, 2016

    Richard Wokutch
    Richard Wokutch Professor, Management


Patrick Fan, Professor, Accounting & Information Systems, Pamplin College of Business, talking with students after teaching class

Accounting and Information Systems

Business Information Technology Showcase (BIT) in Pamplin Hall atrium.

Business Information Technology

Professor Janine Hiller teaching students in her class at Pamplin College of Business.

Finance, Insurance and Business Law

HTM Culinary Class, Wallace Hall, meat, kitchen, cook

Hospitality and Tourism Management

PhD in Management graduate students in seminar class and studying, Pamplin College of Business.


The Pamplin College of Business' second annual Kickoff Picnic welcomes back students, faculty and staff for the Fall semester in addition to welcoming new students with food, games, music and booths set up by student organizations.


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If you didn't check it out yet, take a look at this week's RAB Spotlight! Chris Hemler graduated with a dual degree in Accounting and Finance and currently works at Houlihan Lokey.
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