The McCombs School lost a treasured friend last month when Tim Ruefli, the Daniel B. Stuart Centennial Professor in the Applications of Computers to Business, passed away June 19.
Health care is in serious need of innovation, but what barriers keep that innovation from happening? Payment reform, physician training and rethinking the philsophy of the health care system overall were just a few of the solutions discussed at "The Elephant in the Room: Barriers to Innovation in Health Care," a symposium hosted by the McCombs School in April.
Texas Venture Labs at The University of Texas at Austin announced the hiring of Randall Crowder as the first Texas Venture Labs Fellow.
I write these brief remarks from Beijing, where we are recording video interviews in preparation for some new online teaching materials that will be used for students in international business, language and culture. Why is study abroad important for students?
Red McCombs was the guest of honor at a gala held May 13 to mark the 10th anniversary of his $50 million gift to the school. More than 340 alumni and friends gathered to pay tribute to his vision and share stories about the legendary Texas businessman.
February marked the 50th Anniversary of the McCombs School’s Business Honors Program (BHP). The milestone was commemorated Feb. 19-20 with a two-day celebration attended by more than 250 alumni and friends from across the globe.
If you had $50 million with no strings attached, what would you do with it? It’s a thought-provoking question, wouldn’t you say?
Today, June 18, marks the 125th anniversary of the Texas Exes. This day of celebration and reflection presents the perfect opportunity to debut our gift to the University community: the UT History Central website. For the first time, alumni, students, and fans have an all-in-one portal to learn about the history and traditions that have made Texas great.