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International Night 2012

As you probably know by now, McCombs has a very diverse group of students from all over the world.  One of the best ways to showcase all of the cultures and backgrounds that make up McCombs is International Night, an

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2013 Texas MBA at Dallas-Fort Worth Women’s Forum

This post is courtesy of Allison Kroll, a member of the Texas MBA at Dallas/Fort Worth class of 2013. Last Saturday we hosted the second annual Women’s Forum for the Texas MBA at Dallas/Fort Worth program. This is a day-long recruiting event

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Wilson Phillips

Most MBA programs have a Thursday night happy hour event that celebrates the conclusion of classes for the week – at Texas, ours is called ‘Think n’ Drink’ and is hosted at different bars in the downtown area each week.

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It’s a beautiful (read as busy) life…………

I was so not planning to do this – writing at 1:00 a.m. I had an accounting exam in the morning. Statistics exam in evening. I just got done with these a few hours back. I then attended my cohort

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It’s Football Time in Texas

I finally had my first Texas Longhorn football experience a few weeks ago. Even though I went to a school where the football game is the focus almost every weekend in the fall, I must say that they do things

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Glory

The Cohort Olympics were held last Thursday, the final major event in a breathtaking whirlwind of MBA orientation social experiences.  I have been indescribably impressed with the energy of my peers, altogether a complete contradiction of the notion of MBA

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Red McCombs at McCombs

“Never in my life did I dream they would put my name on this school,” laughed Red McCombs this afternoon. “But we are creating a strong enough brand that I know this school is going to be one of the

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Hey you! International Student

Last month, UT held a university wide event called Explore UT. Thousands of school students accompanied by their parents and teachers toured the campus all day and participated in many fun activities.  One of the events was specifically aimed at

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McCombs Marketing Conference 2012

“Insights and Actions for Tomorrow’s Marketing Challenges.” Typically, I don’t pay too much attention to conference themes. I generally go to conferences, listen to the speakers, network, get my takeaways, and go about my life a little more informed than

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Speakers at McCombs

Today was one of those days that confirmed my decision to return to McCombs. It was a day of immense learning and education – and ironically all of it came from outside class. First up was Dr. Scott Tinker discussing

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