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Linda Swindling Speaks at Leadership Speaker Series

Linda Swindling Speaks at Leadership Speaker Series

On Tuesday, March 21, Linda Swindling, JD CSP, spoke as part of the Leadership Speaker Series hosted by the Rawls College and the Texas Tech Terry Scholars. Swindling is a negotiation and high-stakes communications expert and talked about what she believes is the secret is to getting what you really want in life and in your […]

Dr. Edward Deci Discusses Motivation With Students and Faculty

Dr. Edward Deci, professor of psychology at the University of Rochester, spoke on Thursday, April 5, to Rawls College students and faculty about the self-determination theory, how it is applied across life’s domains and the associated research. He spoke to Ph.D. students at a luncheon that fostered deep discussion about the theory and following the […]

Jarvis Scott Speaks at the Buesseler Distinguished Lectureship Series

The Buesseler Distinguished Lectureship Series featured speaker Jarvis Scott at the luncheon on March 24. Scott gave an inspiring account of her experience with health care after she suffered a stroke in 2004. Scott grew up in the projects in south central Los Angeles with her parents and 5 brothers. She participated in track at […]

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 […]

Stellar Alumni Connection Shares Market Insights

The Rawls College of Business’s Real Estate Organization hosted a panel discussion on Wednesday, Feb., 22. The panel was led by Paul Stell, the managing director of Stellar Family of Companies, founder of the STELLAR Alumni Connection and a 1990 Rawls finance graduate. He was accompanied by 7 real estate professionals who are a part of his STELLAR Alumni […]

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 […]

Faculty Members Donate Paintings to the Rawls College

On Sunday, Jan. 22, 11 female members of the Rawls College faculty participated in an event at Painting with a Twist. The event gave the faculty members a chance to develop relationships across departments and areas within the college. At the venue, participants were randomly assigned to groups of four, and within those groups, members worked […]

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 Students Attend Women’s Entrepreneurship Day at the United Nations

Four Texas Tech University students traveled to New York City on Nov. 18 with staff advisor Jessica Carrillo to attend the Women’s Entrepreneurship Day (WED). WED is a celebration of the work of women entrepreneurs in today’s society.  The event was held at the United Nations. Attendees were given the opportunity to talk with keynote speakers, such as: […]