Week 2: The Purpose of the Research University

Higher education is mainly utilized to prepare/train individuals for a multitude of different careers. It gives students a space to grow and learn to think critically about what they are taught and the world around them. Research institutions play an additional role in this system. They are responsible for fostering an environment where people want …

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Week One: About Me

Hello Everyone, My name Christopher Moss, and I am a graduate student in the Masters of Accounting and Information Systems program. I look forward to graduation this Spring! I received my B.S. in Accounting from North Carolina Agricultural & Technical State University in Greensboro, NC. After reading the VT Principles of Community, my initial impression …

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Week 1: Intro

Hello! My name is Jereson Whitehead and I am from Pinetops, NC. I attended North Carolina Agricultural & Technical State University for my undergrad degree where I obtained my bachelor’s in accounting. I have interned for the past two summers with PricewaterhouseCoopers, which is one of the largest accounting firms in the world. I am …

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