Post Registration Frustration

The initial registration stress is over. Can you relate to what these BBA students said post-registration?  “I’m literally shaking.” “How can a class close that quickly? Ugh.” “Am I even still considered a business major?” “Guess I’m taking a victory lap.”  “Is the high A-Rate worth the 8 AM…” “I thought Business students weren’t supposed […]

What are McCombs Students Thankful for?

_________________________________________________________________ Maria Heinonen, Marketing Senior “As I enter my last semester at UT, I am most thankful for the experiences that the university has given me. Throughout my time at McCombs, I have traveled, met some of my closest friends, and been given opportunities to push myself out of my comfort zone. I am also […]

Eng Vs Bus

Engineering vs. Business 2015

10 Reasons McCombs will rise to the top! An annual tradition, Engineering vs. Business week is a week-long contest between Cockrell School of Engineering and McCombs School of Business at UT. There will be games, free T-shirts, food, and prizes. Participate in this week’s events. In the much-awaited EvB battle, we ask you to reflect on […]

McCombs Professors Ranked Top 10… Again

The McCombs School of Business once again made the top 10 list for best professors in the Princeton Review’s business school rankings, which were published in its guidebook: “The Best 295 Business Schools, 2016 Edition.” McCombs landed at No. 10 for best professors. The rankings is based on student responses about how well their professors […]

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 […]

Corporate Finance Fellows Program – Founded by Intel

First Year MBA students and Finance Undergraduate Juniors: Apply your financial skills at a major corporation such as Intel, Chesapeake Energy, or Walmart. Application Deadline: Monday, November 9, 2015 What you can do in Corporate Finance Fellows:  Work with corporate finance professionals Present your analysis to senior financial managers Intern with a sponsoring company Apply financial […]

Meet Our Commencement Speaker: Nancy Bonds, BBA ’15

  Major: Finance Biggest accomplishment: Making friends who will pick me up at the airport at 2 a.m. Also, singing “The Eyes of Texas” before home football games as president of Texas Orange Jackets, the oldest women’s honorary service organization and official hosts of the University. Favorite memory: I spent the most time in college […]

Graduation Profile: Angela Morisette, BBA ’15

Major: BHP and Marketing What are you passionate about? I am passionate about storytelling and persuasion. I am excited to work in consulting post-grad so I can help businesses achieve their best results, and I hope I can use my passions above to help present solutions to clients. Internship: I have had three internships: First, […]

Graduation Profile: Suzy Felfeli, BBA ’15

Major: Corporate Finance, minor in Accounting What are you passionate about? Career wise, I am passionate about finance and finding a story beyond the numbers. I look forward to entering the corporate world and dedicating my time to learning and growing. In my free time, I am passionate about staying active. I am a part […]

Graduation Profile: Vianey Rangel, BBA/MPA ’15

  Major: Integrated Master of Professional Accounting What are you passionate about? Increasing the numbers of minorities in higher education. Internship: Discovery Internship – Deloitte Audit Internship – Deloitte Study Abroad: Barcelona, Spain (Summer 2013)  Awards: Texas BBA Student Leadership Award Involvement in Student Organizations: ALPFA Leadership Opportunities: ALPFA – Finance Director (2011-2012) ALPFA – […]

Graduation Profile: Jacob Spangler, BBA/BHP ’15

  Major: Business Honors, Plan II, Supply Chain Management What are you passionate about? Travelling the world learning others’ cultures. 13 countries in the past six months alone! Internships: Accenture, ConocoPhillips Study Abroad: Beijing and Edinburgh, Summer 2012 Research: Plan II Thesis on how CEOs can better understand and use power in their organizations, using […]

Graduation Profile: Nikhil Kumar, BBA ’15

  Major: Double Major in Finance & Economics What are you passionate about? I am extremely passionate about teaching. After I retire from the professional world, I have always envisioned teaching. My passion stems from my volunteer work in my local religious center where I teach 1st graders Hindu religious history with my mother. The […]

Graduation Profile: Bradley Roofner, BBA/BHP ’15

Major: Finance and Business Honors Program What are you passionate about? Building companies and building relationships Internship: Five States Energy, a private equity oil and gas firm in Dallas, TX Study Abroad: The University of Edinburgh in Edinburgh, Scotland, with the McCombs BBA Short-term Study Abroad Program Awards: BHP Outstanding Senior, Eva Stevenson Woods Endowed […]

Graduation Profile: Sloane Harper Bain, BBA ’15

Major: Finance, minor MIS Certificate: Elements of Computing What are you passionate about? Everything! But, if I had to pick three things, I would say people, Broadway, and technology. I have always been a social person, but during my time at McCombs I learned that people make the biggest difference in life. Having an incredible support network […]