McCombs Press Releases
Julie K. Davis, of Risk Communities, recently interviewed Rob Adams, senior lecturer in Management and director of Texas Venture Labs, about his new book "If You Build Will They Come?"
So business schools are starting fresh in ways large and small. Print ads and brochures sent via snail mail are antiquated, says Daniel Poston, assistant dean for master's programs at the University of Washington Foster School of Business (Foster Full-Time MBA Profile).
With the rise of online shopping, social media interactions and other web activities, the Internet is quickly becoming a treasure trove of data that is rich in value. But sorting and using that information is a perplexing challenge for anyone hoping to take advantage of it.
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.
The challenges associated with the Gulf oil spill brought together some top academic minds for discussion and analysis recently at The University of Texas at Austin.