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.
A panel of speakers including Dean Tom Gilligan, Don Evans, Herb Kelleher and UT President Bill Powers honored Red McCombs and the 10th anniversary of his gift to the school at a gala celebration May 13, 2010. Watch the video excerpts below to share in the experience.
On May 21 and 22, 2010, the McCombs School of Business faculty welcomed 1658 new alumni at commencement celebrations across campus - 773 BBA, 520 MBA, 315 MPA, 43 MSTC and 7 Ph.D. students. Congratulations to all of our graduates!
Business blogger and editor Renee Hopkins will be joining the McCombs School of Business on June 21, as the editor of Texas Enterprise, a new online publication geared to business and academic audiences.
John Sibley Butler, director of the IC2 Institute at The University of Texas at Austin, and the Kelleher Center for Entrepreneurship at McCombs School of Business, will welcome 32 Fulbright foreign students from June 1 to 4, for a seminar on translating scientific discovery into economic and social progress.
Former President Bill Clinton spoke at a sustainability conference in San Antonio last week. Other Big 12 and UT System schools were there, eager to hear his tips on making operations more eco-friendly. But guess whom he showed support for?