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The Rawls College Welcomes International Guest Speaker Alessandro Foti

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 […]

The Second City Teaches Students the Value of Confidence in the Workplace

The Second City improvisation group recently hosted a workshop at the Rawls College with the purpose of teaching students tools of improvisation that will put them ahead of the competition at their next interview. Some goals of the workshop were to help students gain confidence while learning tactics to manage nervousness, network like a pro, and keep a sense of […]

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, […]

Dr. Steve Vargo Speaks with Marketing Doctoral Students

This story was written by Rawls Ph.D. student Arkapravo Sarkar. Dr. Stephen L. Vargo recently visited the Rawls College of Business at Texas Tech University as the first speaker in the fall 2016 Ph.D. Distinguished Speaker Series. Dr. Vargo is the Shidler College Distinguished Professor in the department of marketing at the University of Hawaii […]

School of Accounting Honors Distinguished Alumni and Students

The School of Accounting recently honored its 2016 Distinguished Accounting Alumni, Jon and James Fehleison, as well as this year’s student scholarship recipients at the School of Accounting Distinguished Alumni and Scholarship Banquet.  Being part of a family full of Tech alumni, Jon and James exemplify what it means to be a Rawls Red Raider. […]

Fall 2016 Career Expo Overview

On October 12, the Rawls College hosted its semiannual Career Expo at the Lubbock Memorial Civic Center. The Expo provides a chance for students and recruiters to interact and discuss career options in different industries. At the Fall 2016 event, over 1,800 students attended and had the opportunity to meet representatives from 132 companies. Exhibitors provided […]

C.H. Robinson Supports Supply Chain Students

With its ongoing effort to become an industry-leading 3PL provider, C.H. Robinson begins its leadership training with students interested in the supply chain industry. At the Rawls College, C.H. Robinson hosted a Supply Chain Breakfast for members of the Tech Supply Chain Association. The breakfast served as an opportunity to network and learn from professionals […]

2nd Annual Rawls College San Antonio Scholarship Event Raises Money for Veteran Students

Last Thursday, March 3, the Rawls College hosted its 2nd Annual Rawls College San Antonio Scholarship Event to raise money to fund scholarships that benefit Rawls students from the San Antonio area, with a special focus on military veterans. Efforts from the event succeeded in raising $31,000 for a total of over $80,000 in scholarships […]

Rawls Recyclemania Challenge

The Rawls College of Business, in cooperation with University Student Housing, is participating in the National Recylcemania Challenge. Rawls encourages its student organizations to actively participate and help keep our campus beautiful! To participate, you need to bring your recycled materials in a bag with your student organization’s name – indicating that you are involved […]

“Save the Date” Rawls Career Expo, February 19

Career Expo Rawls Students: You’re invited to attend the semi-annual Rawls Career Expo featuring over 100 employers. WHEN: Wednesday, February 19, 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. WHERE: Lubbock Memorial Civic Center Bus transportation provided from 10:30 a.m.- 4:30 p.m. Buses leave from the Rawls bus stop. Special thanks to Wal-Mart for sponsoring the transportation. CMC […]