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Kent Hance Interviews CEO of AT&T, Randall Stephenson

Kent Hance Interviews CEO of AT&T, Randall Stephenson

Kent Hance, chancellor emeritus of the Texas Tech University System, interviewed the current CEO of AT&T, Randall Stephenson on Tuesday April 18 at the Rawls College. They discussed Stephenson’s educational background, his career advancements and what be believes are traits of successful people. Stephenson received a B.S. in accounting from the University of Central Oklahoma. He started college as […]

Rawls School of Accounting and CMC host “Meet the Firms”

The School of Accounting at the Rawls College of Business, in conjunction with the Career Management Center, hosted its annual “Meet the Firms” event on Jan. 17-18. “Meet the Firms” provides an opportunity for third year accounting students to meet and interview with some of the top public accounting firms in the country for future […]

Rawls CMC Maintains High Placement Rates

According to the December 2015 placement statistics provided by the Rawls Career Management Center (CMC), the placement rate for Rawls College graduates remains exceptionally high. The statistics show that recently graduated undergraduate and graduate students achieved an 89.5 and 90.7 percent placement rate, respectively. Additionally, the study abroad rates of the December 2015 graduating class […]

Spring 2016 Meet the Firms Nights 3 and 4

Last week, the School of Accounting hosted nights three and four of the 2016 Meet the Firms. Night three welcomed regional accounting firms, while night four hosted the Big Four – KPMG, Deloitte, EY, and PricewaterhouseCoopers. In total over 150 students were in attendance for this networking opportunity. View more photos on the Rawls College’s […]

Internship Spotlight: Ashley Reyna, Sewell Automotive Company

Ashley Reyna is a senior Management major who will graduate with her bachelor’s degree in December 2016. Throughout her time at Texas Tech, Ashley has been involved in a variety of student organizations, including: the National Society of Collegiate Scholars, Alpha Lambda Delta Honor Society, Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society and the Pi Beta Phi […]

Internship Spotlight: Madison Weaver, Alliance Federal Credit Union and Southwest Airlines

Madison Weaver is a senior Management major, with a concentration in Human Resource Management, from Sugar Land who is scheduled to graduate with his bachelor’s degree in May 2016. During his time at the Rawls College, Madison has discovered a passion for management in human resources through his coursework and extracurricular activities. As the previous […]

FMA Travels to Houston to Meet with Industry Professionals

Students in the Financial Management Association traveled to Houston last month to gain a firsthand view of what the finance industry entails. Throughout this trip, the 13 students, accompanied by Dr. Brett Myers, were introduced to a variety of career paths and were allowed to network with potential employers from eight different companies. The Rawls […]

Rawls CMC Maintains 90 Percent Placement for Graduates

For the second semester in a row, the placement rate for Rawls College graduates is above 90 percent. The May 2015 placement statistics, provided by the Rawls Career Management Center (CMC), show that recently graduated undergraduate and graduate students achieved a 90.7 percent and 91.2 percent placement rate, respectively. Compared to December 2014’s statistics, placement for undergraduates […]

2015 Summer Internship Spotlight: Mark Khan, Hewlett Packard

Name: Mark Khan Major: Marketing Hometown: Round Rock, Texas Expected Graduation Date: December 2016 Internship: Hewlett Packard Mark Khan is a senior marketing major who intends to graduate in December 2016. Throughout his time at Texas Tech and the Rawls College, Mark has been involved with many student organizations and community outreach initiatives. In 2014, […]

2015 Summer Internship Spotlight: Natalie Butler, USAA

Name: Natalie Butler Major: Marketing & Management Information Systems Hometown: Plano, Texas Expected Graduation Date: December 2016 Internship: USAA Natalie Butler is set to graduate from the Rawls College of Business in December 2016 with her bachelor degrees in Marketing and Management Information Systems. Since joining Texas Tech University three years ago, she has become […]