UBC McCombs

Meet a few of the UBC Members

Javier Garcia is a senior studying in the  Master of Professional Accounting program from Laredo, Texas. He has been active in the Hispanic Business Student Association since his freshman year and in the Undergraduate Business Council as an organizational representative for HBSA last year. In the summer of 2014, Javier interned with Ernst & Young […]

5 Pieces of Advice from the CEO of Make-A-Wish

President and CEO of Make-A-Wish, David Williams, interviewed with McCombs School of Business Dean Gilligan as part of the VIP Distinguished Speaker Series. During the talk, Williams told students about the transition from for-profit work to the non-profit realm. 1. Make listening a priority. “I find that listening is a skill that we usually don’t […]

Application Now Open: Barbara Jordan and George Mitchell Leadership Awards

The Barbara Jordan George Mitchell Awards Committee is excited to announce the opening of its annual award applications. Each year McCombs School of Business students have a chance to receive recognition for their achievements by their peers. The George Mitchell Student Leadership award is given to two outstanding freshmen, sophomores, and juniors for their ability […]

Throw a $3,000 Pitch

If you’re one of those people that could sell a snow cone to an Eskimo or you have a good understanding of numbers and how they work, you should compete in pitching stocks. The Texas Stock Pitch Competition, hosted by the University Securities Investment Team (USIT), is on Saturday, Oct. 19, in CBA 4.328. Open […]