Remember Austin Panic Room? Well they have now been featured on KVUE news and #10 on Trip Advisor! Reviews constantly praise the challenge and thrill felt after escaping the room, “The owners have created an appropriately controlled environment where urgency and excitement run high. Make no mistake, these puzzles are difficult! But they are not […]


BBAs Take on Texas 4000

Texas 4,000 for Cancer is the longest annual charity bicycle ride in the world, starting in Austin, TX and ending in Anchorage, AK over a 70-day period. Every year a group of about 90 University of Texas students are accepted to participate in the ride. Each rider is expected to raise a minimum of $4,500 (a […]

MISA’s Grafitti Clean Up

Although some graffiti is more aesthetically pleasing than others, it is also an indicator of other types of crime in urban areas. The Management Information Systems Association (MISA) recently partnered with one of their corporate sponsors, General Motors, to clean up the community on a Saturday morning. On October 18th, more than 20 volunteers from both organizations […]

Engineering vs. Business.

In preparation for Rivals Week, Engineering vs. Business, we thought it would be best to share why Business will emerge victorious (in all fun and games). Formatting text We are more diverse in our students, majors, and jobs.             Yonce knows best. This word is used for formatting.  This word […]


Herb Miller’s 10-Point Crash Course in Personal Branding

After 30 years of teaching marketing at the McCombs School of Business and 25 years of corporate experience, Senior Lecturer Herb Miller definitely knows a thing or two about personal branding. As a consistently favorite professor among students and a recent inclusion on The Alcalde’s “Texas 10” list of top faculty, Miller has touched the lives of more than […]

McCombs Professors Among Best in Nation

       [This text is for formatting] The McCombs School of Business once again made the top-10 list for best professors in the Princeton Review’s business school rankings, which are published in its annual guidebook, “The Best 296 Business Schools, 2015 Edition.” McCombs landed at No. 6 for best professors, based on student responses regarding how […]

Top 10 Perks of being a McCombs Student

We know how awesome McCombs is, let us show you a couple of perks. 10. Learn software, creative, and business skills to achieve your personal and professional goals with free access to over 3,168 video tutorials taught by industry experts. 1 9.  New York Times  Located throughout the building, McCombs students have free access […]


LeaderShape® Institute

  The LeaderShape® Institute is a unique, energizing, and interactive experience that builds leadership skills no other program can match. Since 1986, over 30,000 participants from all over the world have graduated from our program. Be prepared! It’s six days of non-stop self-discovery and learning from practical experiences that build your leadership concepts and abilities. […]