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Supply Chain Student Wins AWESOME Scholarship

Supply Chain Student Wins AWESOME Scholarship

Supply chain management student Megan Long was recently announced the 2017 recipient of the fifth annual AWESOME CSCMP Scholarship. The scholarship, which sponsors her participation in the Annual CSCMP Conference and AWESOME Symposium, was awarded to Long based on her leadership skills in the area of supply chain management. This year’s CSCMP Conference will be […]

Pioneer Natural Resources Sponsors TSCA Monthly Meeting

On February 28, Pioneer Natural Resources sponsored the monthly Tech Supply Chain Association meeting. Dinner was provided for the students, while managers from Pioneer presented information about various types of supply chain opportunities in the oil and gas industry. They also provided information about the prestigious internship program that they offer. Pioneer Natural Resources is […]

Rawls Marketing Professor Comments On Online Grocery Services

Rawls College’s Alumni Professor of Business and Minnie Stevens Piper Professor, Debra Laverie, comments on trends in online grocery shopping services in Lubbock. Learn more.

Ed Krei to Serve as Speaker for 44th Annual School of Banking Kick-Off Reception

The Rawls College proudly welcomes Ed Krei as the speaker for the 44th Annual School of Banking kick-off reception on Sunday, Aug. 13 at the Overton Hotel and Conference Center. Before retiring from The Baker Group as a managing director, he specialized in investment portfolio services, asset liability management, and financial strategies for community based financial institutions. The […]

Robert Kaplan to Serve as Keynote Speaker for 44th Annual School of Banking

Texas Tech University proudly welcomes Robert Kaplan, president and CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, as the keynote speaker for the 44th Annual Texas Tech School of Banking’s keynote reception on Thursday, Aug. 17, at the Overton Hotel and Conference Center. Kaplan has served as the thirteenth president and CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank […]

Margaret L. Williams Named New Dean of the Rawls College of Business

This story was provided by George Watson, senior editor for the Texas Tech University Office of Communications and Marketing. Williams has served as dean of the College of Business and Public Administration at the University of North Dakota since 2014. Margaret L. Williams, a professor of management and a dean at one of the top […]

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. […]

The Rawls College Gives Back

Beyond The Classroom The Rawls College prides itself on preparing its students for real-world experiences and a career in business. One class taught by Bob McDonald, associate marketing professor, went above and beyond by making classroom lessons count for something more than just a grade. McDonald teaches two personal selling classes through service learning, which gears assignments toward […]

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 Professor Named SEC Director

Congratulations to former Rawls College professor Scott W. Bauguess, who was recently named acting chief economist and acting director of the Division of Economic and Risk Analysis at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commision. Bauguess taught at Tech from 2004 to 2009, but spent the last two years as a visiting scholar at the SEC. […]