Ideation Hub (Third Floor, Reynolds Hall)
Join us to celebrate four of our Honors EXCEL students in the Chambers College, as they give their Honors EXCEL project presentations. The presenters are graduating Honors EXCEL students Jonathan Serushago, Liz Sexton, Pareera Uqaily and Matt Wright. Pizza will be served. RSVP and give your preferred pizza topping here.
Read more about the students and their projects below.
Project Title: Winnowed
Project Description: Winnowed is a communication app for students, faculty, staff and alumni of universities. It combines existing technology to simplify several aspects of project management and communication for a very targeted audience.
Major: Accounting and Finance
Project Title: Modern Folklore West Virginia: Telling West Virginia's Stories
Project Description: My Honors EXCEL project focuses on increasing intergenerational connection through social media. I have interviewed senior citizens and members from Generations Z and Alpha who have a significant connection to the state of West Virginia. I try to showcase Appalachian culture, kind-hearted advice and life experiences through storytelling on social media.
Major: Accounting and MIS
Minor: Business Data Analytics
Project Title: Power BI Visualizations: Data Driven WV
Project Description: While being a part of Data Driven West Virginia (DDWV), an establishment promoting experiential learning in areas of business data analytics and cybersecurity, I have had the honor of working with a regional bank to create visualizations in Power BI using publicly available data to compare the financial statements of the bank with its peers.
Project Title: Mind Your Business (Finances)
Project Description: This project is geared toward working with the WVU Launch Lab in helping small business start ups and growing entrepreneurs to manage their finances. I help individuals by working with several different Microsoft Excel spreadsheets to get financial estimates for their businesses. I also uses my knowledge and background in the financial sector to advise and answer any questions that clients may have.