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Pioneer Natural Resources Sponsors TSCA Monthly Meeting

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: […]

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, […]