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Derek K. Oler and William R. Pasewark Receive the 2017 Issues in Accounting Education Best Paper Award

Derek K. Oler and William R. Pasewark Receive the 2017 Issues in Accounting Education Best Paper Award

THIS STORY WAS PROVIDED BY NANCY MACIAG, THE EXECUTIVE AND BOARD SERVICES MANAGER FOR THE AMERICAN ACCOUNTING ASSOCIATION. The American Accounting Association (AAA) is pleased to congratulate Derek K. Oler and William R. Pasewark as recipients of the Issues in Accounting Education Best Paper Award for their paper, “How to Review a Paper.” This AAA […]

RBLP Awarded $10,000 Excellence Grant

The Rawls Business Leadership Program (RBLP) was awarded a $10,000 Excellence Grant by the Texas Tech Alumni Association for being an innovative and beneficial program to students at Texas Tech University. In particular, the grant focuses on the program’s distinguished speaker series, which occurs regularly throughout the year and invites graduates who have success in business […]

Rawls College Implements New Behavioral Lab Technology

Since opening in September 2016, the Rawls College’s behavioral lab has been utilized by faculty in the areas of Marketing, EELS, and Accounting to conduct research, in addition to being available for undergraduate and graduate students undertaking research projects. The behavioral lab offers several advantages for researchers and participants that are difficult to achieve elsewhere. […]

Covenant Medical Center President Earns National Recognition

THIS STORY WAS PROVIDED BY LESLIE CRANFORD, MEDIA RELATIONS COORDINATOR AT COVENANT HEALTH. Leading health care industry publication Becker’s Healthcare has named Covenant Medical Center president Walt Cathey to its 2017 Rising Stars list of 60 healthcare leaders under 40. Cathey began his career with Covenant Medical Center (CMC) – then Methodist Hospital – in […]

SHRM Student Organization Receives National Award

The Texas Tech chapter of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) was the recipient of SHRM’s “Outstanding Student Chapter” award for 2016-17. The Rawls College’s SHRM chapter was one of only 20 chapters out of an applicant pool of 300 to receive this prestigious award, and is the second Texas-based student chapter to ever […]

Dr. Paul Goebel Retires After 37 Years At Texas Tech

Congratulations to Dr. Paul Goebel, who is retiring after serving Texas Tech University for 37 years as a professor of finance and interim dean of the Rawls College. Thank you for your tireless dedication to the school and it’s students! To learn more about Dr. Goebel’s time with the school, please visit Texas Tech Today.

Texas Tech Students Named Finalist in Nationwide Banking Competition

The Rawls College of Business at Texas Tech University is pleased to announce a team of finance students have been named as finalist in the nationwide 2017 Community Bank Case Study Competition, facilitated by the Conference of State Bank Supervisors.   Student members include: Vincent Atchison, Taylor Hadsall, Eric Lamm, Alex Priest and Sara Van-Sickle. […]

DECA Tech Earns Big at International Competition

Members of the Texas Tech chapter of DECA recently competed in state, national, and international competitions, earning spots among the world’s top students in the area of business management. DECA is an international club with more than 15,000 members that enables students to learn business professional skills in preparation for the workplace, as well as […]

RBLP Hosts 3rd Annual Non-Profit Leadership Panel

The Rawls Business Leadership Program hosted its 3rd Annual Non-Profit Leadership Panel Friday, April 21, and welcomed leaders from several non-profit organizations in the area to speak with students about how leadership and business applies to the non-profit sector. The panelists began the event by detailing their non-profit organizations and identifying themes that helped them […]

Area of Marketing Welcomes Venkatesh Shankar for Distinguished Speaker Series

As part of the Marketing Distinguished Speaker series, the Area of Marketing welcomed Dr. Venkatesh Shankar, a professor of marketing at Texas A&M University. Shankar presented on his working paper, “The Impact of Shifting New Product Development to Emerging Markets on Shareholder Value,” to Rawls College marketing faculty members and Ph.D. students on Wednesday April 19. “It was very inspiring to listen […]