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Join Us At A Coffee Chat

Join a Texas MBA student for a Coffee Chat

The winter break is here again – and that means our holiday Coffee Chats are back. Coffee Chats provide a great opportunity to meet up with current students in a more casual environment to hear about their experience in the

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Catching Up With Ryan Brown, MBA ’10

Ryan, second from left, pictured with several others from the Class of 2010 at a former classmates recent wedding.

Take a look back at his blog posts on Texas MBAs Talk from 2008-10, and you’ll quickly see that Ryan Brown, MBA ’10, was quite a busy student – as are many during their time at McCombs. During his two

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Texas MBA Company Info Sessions At Rackspace

With Texas MBA alumna Casey Andrews during Rackspace tour.

Two Texas MBA program directors and I were treated to a tour of Rackspace company headquarters in San Antonio last Wednesday following a Texas MBA information session held on site. Our tour guide? None other than Lawrence Reyes a.k.a SugarBear,

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Current Students Recognized As Military Top 40 Under 40

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Each November in honor of Veterans Day, Military Transition News releases its Top 40 Under 40 Military edition which recognizes the top service members who are serving or have served in the U.S. armed forces. This year, two current Texas MBA

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MBA Admissions Interview: How to Totally Crush It

MBA Admissions Interview: How to Totally Crush It

We’ve all been there. Despite all the preparations, research and rehearsals, you find yourself nervous about your MBA admissions interview. While this isn’t technically a job interview, you may do well to treat it like one. An MBA admissions interview

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You’ve Got Application Questions, We’ve Got Answers

You’ve Got Application Questions, We’ve Got Answers

When all else fails… You know how this ends. Most likely you’re thinking “How hard can this be?” But trust me, after serving on the admissions committee for a top-ranked MBA program for the past five years, the simple act

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Startup Spotlight: GrillMobile

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Current MBA student Courtney Leffall, winner of the inaugural Texas Venture Labs Scholarship with his pitch for GrillMobile, got an early start in entrepreneurship. A very early start. While just a kindergartner, Courtney’s first taste of being an entrepreneur came

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McCombs At MBA Veterans Conference 2013

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The MBA Veterans Career Conference in Chicago is one of the newer national MBA conferences. This year marked their sixth annual conference, with 31 corporate sponsors and 335+ students in attendance. I was stoked to see 18 McCombs students signed

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2013 Full-Time MBA Women’s Forum Recap

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Last weekend, the Texas Full-Time MBA program hosted their annual Women’s Forum on The University of Texas at Austin campus. The 49 attendees had the opportunity to interact with McCombs faculty and staff, alumni, and current students during a number

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Catching Up With Anwesha Chatterjee, MBA ’12

Catching Up With Anwesha Chatterjee, MBA '12

A couple of years ago, Anwesha Chatterjee, MBA ’12, was a busy MBA student sharing her b-school journey on Texas MBAs Talk, our student blog. Originally from India, Anwesha received her undergraduate degree from the University of Delhi, where she studied information

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