The College of Business celebrated the success of its students during the annual Honors Night event on Tuesday, April 17 at UMW’s Chandler Ballroom. The evening included student inductions into Sigma Beta Delta, a presentation of Outstanding Student Awards and an Ethical Student Award.
Acting Dean Ken Machande welcomed almost 100 faculty, students and their guests to the event. Dr. Chris Garcia inducted 33 students into Sigma Beta Delta, an honor bestowed upon business students who have attained superior records in business programs in colleges with regional accreditation.
Outstanding Student Awards were presented to:
- Patricia Lacey Metzger Memorial Award: Ethan Carter
- Bachelor of Science in Business Administration: Caroline Mosberg
- Bachelor of Science in Marketing: Brian Hobbs
- Master of Business Administration: Kim Thornton
The Ethical Student Award was presented by Mr. Chuck Bogue, president of the Rappahannock Rotary Club. Junior Anna
Talcott was awarded for her strong academic record as well as her work with the College of Business for Giving Day. Anna is also credited for her incredible work ethic and love of learning.
After dinner, Sarah Strassheim ’01, Vice President of Finance Operations for Merkle, provided the keynote remarks.