The Undergraduate Business Council and the Undergraduate Program Office honored 10 faculty members March 22 for their outstanding achievements in the classroom. These faculty members received the highest scores on selected criteria from the Course Instructors Surveys completed by students for the fall 2009 semester.
Did you know that the official career coaches of the McCombs Alumni Network frequently provide free programming for alumni? If you missed any of these webinars or teleseminars in the last year, check out our Career Programming Web page for an archive of slides, summaries, handouts and recordings.
Our alumni comprise a business community of over 80,000 strong, and many are still very engaged with their school and their network. That's potentially one of the most influential professional groups in the world, and one we intend to strengthen in the years ahead.
From PRWeb Unique to interior design professionals, the Business of Design Conference is the only industry event focused solely on the business side of this complex and fast-changing industry. The Business of Design Conference was founded in 2004 by David Shepherd, MBA ’88, president and CEO of DPI and former instructor of small business strategy at the McComb's School of Business at The University of Texas at Austin.
McCombs Finance Professor Sheridan Titman and IESA Business School Associate Professor Carlos Molina, a McCombs Ph.D. alumnus, discuss Venezuela's potential (and challenges) to becoming the largest oil producer in the world on Titman's Energy Insights blog. Venezuela already has one of the largest oil reserves (by country) in the world and new discoveries, like the Orinoco oil belt fields, offer reserves large enough to propel them to the top spot.
You’ve long wanted to buy a really nice car—say, a new Mercedes. Next year, your firm has a fabulous year. Soon after the announcement of the 'great year,' your boss strolls into your office, congratulates you for being a key contributor and hands you a $30,000 bonus. That evening, you’re driving home. As you pass the Mercedes dealership, you spy the car of your dreams with $45K price tag on the window. What do you do?
The Rising Star Leadership Award is presented to a graduating McCombs undergraduate student or MPA who has proven an established commitment to service within the McCombs School through (1) outstanding scholarship and achievements and (2) exemplary leadership and community involvement.
For the second year in a row, the McCombs School of Business is one of 15 graduate schools of business named to The Princeton Review’s 2nd annual “Student Opinion Honors for Business Schools” list in the Global Management category.
Omar Ochoa, BBA and MPA '07, and now a student at UT Law, was recently named editor-in-chief of the Texas Law Review. His appointment was first reported in his hometown newspaper, the Edinburg Review. Ochoa's appointment is for the 2010-11 term.