The Street, a financial news Web site, included Austin in its list of top 10 cities “poised for greatness” in 2012 based on financial forecasts. Most notable is Austin’s low unemployment rate, low home prices, a blend of state jobs and private-sector employment and support from the University of Texas at Austin.
Last week, I discussed some of my favorite moments from my first seven months in the MPA program. This week, I am looking ahead and getting excited for what’s to come in my final six months. Future Plans: 1. For the first summer session this year, I will be studying in Buenos Aires for five weeks as a part of the MPA Study […]
One of my best friends came to visit Austin the other weekend. Guests are always a great excuse to get out and enjoy the city I so often take for granted. It forces me to get out, spend some money, forget about homework, and have a good time—and clean up the apartment! At the risk […]
Hello, howdy, and good afternoon! Blogger Kat here, you’re source into the amazing lives of Texas MPA students. Since I’ve been back from winter break I have taken advantage of many unique opportunities here in Austin, including comedy shows and visits from incredible authors! Here are a few of my favorite moments from the semester […]
I am roughly halfway through my MPA career. I started on July 14, 2014 with Financial Accounting and Introduction to Taxation and will finish August 17, 2015 with Social/Ethical Responsibility of Business and Financial Accounting Standards and Analysis II (Advanced). At this midpoint, I would like to reflect back on some highlights and look forward […]
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McCombs has quite a few alumni to be proud of. This installment of the Bragging Rights series recognizes the recent career achievements of many of our graduates, in not only business, but also in the fields of law, philanthropy, and music. The McCombs School of Business has quite a few alumni of whom to […]
Jon Brumley Texas Venture Labs (TVL) and the Texas MBA program announced two MBA scholarship recipients, Tenaj Ferguson and Omar Garza after the 2015 pitch competition. AUSTIN, Texas — Jon Brumley Texas Venture Labs (TVL) and the Texas MBA program announced two 2015 TVL scholarship recipients, Tenaj Ferguson and Omar Garza, at the TVL Scholarship Competition […]