Throwback Thursday: Registration

By Mary Dolan Registration is almost here! While many students may stress about getting classes and making the perfect schedule, even they would have to admit that, in many ways, the process of registration has been made easier over the years. Students now have access to a course catalog where they can check out potential […]

Celebrating 20 Years of Study Abroad!

With another year comes another opportunity to study abroad! The BBA study abroad program has never been more popular, and it is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year. It may be hard to believe, but when it was launched in spring 1996, McCombs’ study abroad exchange program consisted of only four students. The following year, […]

Scoring Careers – Spring 2016

The Hispanic Business Student Association (HBSA) & the Asian Business Students Association (ABSA) present: Scoring Careers 2016!  Still in search of an internship or a job? Bring your smile, your skills, your resume, and your student ID to Scoring Careers. Scoring Careers is your premier career fair blending fun and professional networking. Open to all […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Graduation Profile: Anisha Sutaria

Majors: Business Honors, Finance and Economics Anisha’s family is from India and exposure to certain experiences there have played a role in shaping what she is passionate about.  She hopes to use her education to create change for those in less fortunate situations, and in particular in transitional countries, through the existing communication technologies we […]

McCombs BBA Scholarship for Continuing Students

  Important Scholarship Information The 2014-2015 McCombs BBA Scholarship Application for Continuing Students, is currently available until May 2, 2014. The application can be found online through the McCombs website: https://utdirect.utexas.edu/business/scholarships/ Deadline to apply: MAY 2, 2014 **Note: If you currently receive a “renewable” McCombs Scholarship, you must apply with the McCombs Undergraduate Scholarship Application to […]

Global Brigades Gets Down to Business in Panama

McCombs Sophomore, Christen May, first heard about Global Brigades through a friend’s blog post about their time spent rehabilitating a community in Ghana. Global Brigades is a community service organization with university-sponsored chapters nationwide. The focus of the group is to send college students to Honduras, Ghana and Panama to rebuild communities in need. Depending […]

BBA Sophomore Beta Testing Google Glass

If you notice a student on-campus intensely staring straight ahead at nothing, it may be McCombs Sophomore, Austin May. What may appear as daydreaming is actually beta testing for Google’s attempt to create a “wearable computer” known as Google Glass. May was selected by Google to participate in testing of the product after applying to […]

Congratulations recipients of the Boeing Study Abroad Scholarship!

Written by Laura Lapierre-Yap The BBA International Programs office is excited to offer scholarship opportunities solely for McCombs undergraduate students studying abroad on Spring 2014 BBA Exchange programs. Filling a void where currently no scholarships exist, Boeing contributed $10,000 toward funding scholarships at $500–$1,000 each. The Boeing Study Abroad Scholarships have been awarded to eight […]