McCombs Press Releases
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.
The diocese of San Angelo, Texas covers 37,433 square miles, 29 counties and 72 parishes. But only 40 priests are available to serve the region. Add language barriers, temporary hires and an aging workforce to the mix, and you’ve got a formidable human resources challenge.
Everyone wants to buy "green" products, right? Well, research shows that while 40 percent of consumers say they are willing to buy “green products,” only 4 percent actually do so when given the option.
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.
Just in time for Father's Day we have the latest example of corporate merry making from chief comedian (unofficial title) at Cisco Systems, Tim Washer, MBA '96. It seems the perfect gift for Dad is industrial strength telecom gear
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.
As smaller public companies hold out hope that Congress will exempt them from compliance with the external auditor provision of Section 404(b) of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act, an academic paper may provide ammunition to the exemption's supporters.