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Gov. Abbott Appoints Three Rawls Alumni to the Board of Regents

Gov. Abbott Appoints Three Rawls Alumni to the Board of Regents

Beginning Jan. 31, three Rawls College alumni will begin six-year terms as a member of the Texas Tech University System Board of Regents. Governor Greg Abbott announced yesterday that J. Michael Lewis, John Walker, and John Steinmetz will serve until Jan. 31, 2023, pending approval by the Senate. To learn more, please visit the Daily Toreador’s website. […]

Alumnus Spotlight: Andrew Federico, J.P. Morgan Securities LLC

Originally from San Luis Obispo, Calif., Andrew Federico joined the Red Raider family with a background in agriculture and intentions to study agribusiness. After enrolling in a couple of entry-level finance courses, he decided to earn dual degrees in finance and agricultural business. Federico currently serves as an investment banking analyst for J.P. Morgan Securities […]

Finance Alumnus Christopher Galle Has Advice for Students Interested in Wall Street

Christopher Galle went to high school in Kennedale, TX, a small suburb of Fort Worth, and attended Texas Tech University on a Presidential Scholarship, where he began his studies in the business school – now the Rawls College of Business. Ultimately choosing economics as his first major, Galle found the course of study intellectually stimulating and believed […]

Alumnus Ronnie Hammonds Honored For His Continued Commitment to Excellence

Rawls College alumnus, Ronnie Hammonds ,was recently honored by Alpha Kappa Psi at the December Board of Regents meeting. Hammonds received a plaque in recognition of his tireless dedication to Texas Tech University and its success. As a charter member of Alpha Kappa Psi, he was initially going to be presented with the award at […]

Rawls Alumnus Named Executive at Wells Fargo

Congratulations to Rawls College alumnus, Nick Salomone, who was recently named as the head of Middle Market Banking operations for Wells Fargo in the Fort Worth and West Texas area. In his role as regional vice president, he leads a team of 18 financial service professionals based at the bank’s Fort Worth Middle Market Banking group. […]

Rawls Ambassadors Support Women’s Protective Services

The Rawls Ambassadors are helping Women’s Protective Services (WPS) this holiday season by collecting gifts for the women and children WPS provides services to, not only in the Lubbock area, but throughout West Texas. Some gifts the organization is looking for include clothing, gently used items and brand new toys. WPS currently supports children from newborns […]

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 […]

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, […]

Rawls Alumnus and DHL Executive Speaks with Supply Chain Students

Scott Sureddin, CEO of DHL Supply Chain North America, recently visited the Rawls College to talk with students about his experience in the supply chain industry. While earning his B.B.A. in Marketing from the Rawls College, Sureddin worked in a warehouse. This experience taught him the importance of supply chain in any business industry. Upon […]