Campus & Community
A new campus-wide initiative is placing mental health professionals into six colleges across The University of Texas at Austin, including the McCombs School of Business, to make counseling services more accessible for students.
Between the fall 2013 and spring 2014 "Austin A-Lists," nine of the 24 hottest startups identified were either founded by McCombs alumni, launched from the school's Texas Venture Labs, or participated in the Texas Venture Labs Investment Competition.
Sometimes perfectly good words transform into jargon or business clichés through repeated abuse. McCombs professors explain why you should send the hip and high-tech facade of business jargon packing.
Founded in 2003, the Intellectual Entrepreneurship program assists University of Texas at Austin students in exploring graduate programs.
For more than two decades, the Business Foundations Program has been providing students from across the 40 Acres with an education in the fundamentals of business.
Herb Kelleher, former co-founder, chairman and CEO of Southwest Airlines, was the 2004 BBA Commencement speaker at McCombs. Ten years later, we revisit his entertaining and insightful remarks on leadership.
Thomas Horton, former American Airlines CEO, dished out invaluable business advice to students as part of the VIP Distinguished Speaker Series.