We congratulate all the students and student organizations who were recognized at the McCombs Honors Convocation on Friday, April 12. Congratulations to all for their outstanding scholastic achievements and for their accomplishments. In addition, some of our BBAs received an award at the Honors Convocation and below you’ll find the list of the recipients. The McCombs Honors Convocation also honors our faculty and the Undergraduate Business Council presented the list of BBA faculty that made this spring’s Faculty Honor Roll.
Texas BBA Program Awards
BBA Career Services Award
- Anna Martinez
- Sara Saastamoinen
The McCombs BBA Career Services award recognizes a student who has demonstrated superior integrity, time, effort, and dedication toward advancing the mission of BBA Career Services.
Student Leadership Award
- Robert Belanger
- UZ Zhan
This award recognizes excellence in student leadership.
Texas BBA Outstanding Service Award
- Michelle Moon
- Christopher Schulze
This award recognizes students who have made a significant contribution through dedicated service to the Texas BBA Program.
Cole Holmes Academic Advising Support Award
- Veronica Becerra
This award annually recognizes a Peer Advisor in the McCombs Undergraduate Program Office who supports the academic advising mission and who has demonstrated the qualities Cole exhibited during his tenure at The University of Texas at Austin where he served in multiple roles including: Orientation Advisor, Academic Advisor, Coordinator of the Peer Advisor Program, and Director of Advising.
Office of Student Life Service Award
- Dima Horda
- Eugene Hsiao
This award recognizes the outstanding contribution and support given by a student to the programs, initiatives, and mission of the Office of Student Life.
Undergraduate Business Council Awards
George Mitchel Business Leadership Award
- Freshmen Charlie Adkins and Sarah Qin
- Sophomores Parker King and Jacob Spangler
- Juniors Lindsay Mulford and Dennis Thankachan
This award recognizes students who have exhibited strong leadership within the McCombs School of Business.
Barbara Jordan Business Leadership Award
- Seniors Jeffrey Stevens and Khurram Kabiruddin
This award recognizes outstanding seniors who have shown great initiative, strong leadership, and outstanding motivation through their activities within the McCombs School.
Most Outstanding Business Organization
- Hispanic Business Student Organization
This award recognizes an organization that has promoted leadership, encouraged service and developed professionalism through its various programs. This organization is set apart from other business organizations by its membership and activities.
Most Improved Business Organization
- American Marketing Association
This award recognizes an organization which has drastically improved in the past year through effective new leadership or programs.
McCombs BBA/MPA Advisory Board Award
Rising Star Leadership Award
- Jeffrey Stevens
Faculty Honor Roll
Rory Morgan McDonald – MAN374 – Management
Dean A Bredeson – LEB323 – Business, Government and Society
James D Miller – FIN367 – Finance
Douglas R Dierking - MAN337 – Management
Frances A Pedersen – LEB323 – Business, Government and Society
Douglas J Morrice – OM368 - Information, Risk, and Operations
Robert A Prentice – LEB323H – Business, Government and Society
Kathleen A Edwards – MAN328 – Management
Gail A Gemberling – STA309 – Information, Risk, and Operations
Katie Gray – MIS304 – Information, Risk, and Operations
Gretchen B Charrier – ACC356 – Accounting
Regina W Hughes – FIN370 – Finance