Rawls News

Rawls College of Business


TTU Home Rawls College of Business Home Rawls College News Center

Rawls College News Center

Rawls College MBA Ranked in Top Business Programs by Businessweek

The Master of Business Administration program at the Rawls College was ranked as a top program by Bloomberg BusinessWeek. The college was ranked No. 77 based off of surveys by employers, alumni and students. Visit Texas Tech Today to learn more. THIS SUPPORTS THE EFFORTS OUTLINED IN THE RAWLS COLLEGE OF BUSINESS STRATEGIC PLAN. LEARN MORE […]

The Rawls College Welcomes International Guest Speaker Alessandro Foti

This past Wednesday, the Rawls College welcomed international guest speaker Alessandro Foti to present to the general public. His presentation touched on the role of independent directors in the corporate governance of companies in developed financial markets. Alessandro has been operating as an independent financial advisor and a venture capital investor since 2009. From 2009 […]

The Second City Teaches Students the Value of Confidence in the Workplace

The Second City improvisation group recently hosted a workshop at the Rawls College with the purpose of teaching students tools of improvisation that will put them ahead of the competition at their next interview. Some goals of the workshop were to help students gain confidence while learning tactics to manage nervousness, network like a pro, and keep a sense of […]

Women in Business Promotes Genter Equality in the Workplace

Women in Business was established by students in the Rawls College of Business to promote and encourage gender equality in the working world and beyond. Read more about the organization in this article written by the Daily Toreador. This supports the efforts outlined in the Rawls College of Business Strategic Plan. Learn more about the LEADER […]

Faculty Spotlight: Larry Fulton, Health Organization Management

Dr. Larry Fulton served more than a quarter of a century in the United States Army Medical Department, retiring in 2010 after attaining the rank of colonel. He served at every rank from private through colonel. After retirement, Fulton began a full-time career in academia and healthcare/aviation consulting. He was appointed an assistant professor in […]

Rawls College Hosts the 2016 Diversity Symposium

The Rawls College of Business recently hosted the 2016 Diversity Symposium with the mission of spreading knowledge and understanding about the view point of fellow students and coworkers with different cultural, religious, ethnic, gender and/or environmental backgrounds. The symposium included a panel discussion by current Rawls College students, a panel by faculty members across campus, […]

Student Spotlight: Bill Sessions, Health Organization Management

William (Bill) Sessions is currently on track to graduate in December with a Master of Business Administration with a concentration in health organization management at the Rawls College of Business. Following his graduation, Sessions will continue his education at the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC), where he will pursue a Doctor of Medicine. […]

Dr. Keith Brigham Named AE for Family Business Review

Congratulations to Keith Brigham, who was recently named an associate editor for Family Business Review. Dr. Brigham currently serves as an associate professor of entrepreneurship, the Kent R. Hance Professor in Entrepreneurship and the area coordinator for management. He received his Ph.D. in strategic management/entrepreneurship from the University of Colorado at Boulder. Dr. Brigham’s research interests […]

Management Research Provides Insight Into Job Design

As the Trinity Professor of Management, Yitzhak Fried positively contributes to the Rawls College’s strategic research initiatives. With a background in organizational behavior and human resource management, Fried is able to provide insight on real-world business to students interested in management. Additionally, he used that experience – along with Greg Oldham’s – to publish a  paper […]

Dr. Steve Vargo Speaks with Marketing Doctoral Students

This story was written by Rawls Ph.D. student Arkapravo Sarkar. Dr. Stephen L. Vargo recently visited the Rawls College of Business at Texas Tech University as the first speaker in the fall 2016 Ph.D. Distinguished Speaker Series. Dr. Vargo is the Shidler College Distinguished Professor in the department of marketing at the University of Hawaii […]