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Texas Tech Students Named Finalist in Nationwide Banking Competition

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. […]

Rawls College Recognizes Excellence in Teaching, Research and Service

Rawls College of Business faculty and Ph.D. students were honored for their outstanding efforts and contributions to the college at the 2017 Faculty, Staff and Student Annual Awards on Wednesday, May 10. Please join the Rawls College in congratulating the following individuals on their awards: 2017 RAWLS COLLEGE AWARD WINNERS Faculty Awards: Excellence in Faculty […]

Pam Knighten-Jones Retires After Nearly 37 Years with Rawls

Pam Knighten-Jones attended South Plains College and Texas Tech University, where she earned a degree in apparel design and manufacturing. Pam has worked for Texas Tech University and the Rawls College of Business for nearly 37 years, having been hired in October 1980. She enjoys a variety of athletic activities including golf, tennis, racquetball, bowling, walking, […]

Dr. Elizabeth Karam Awarded the Excellence in Teaching Award

Dr. Elizabeth Karam, assistant professor of management at the Rawls College of Business, has been awarded the Texas Tech University Excellence in Teaching Award for 2017. The award recognizes excellence in teaching and one professor from the college is chosen. Karam was nominated by the Interim Dean of the Rawls College, Paul Goebel, in a letter […]

Rawls Professor Gives Expert Opinion on West Lubbock’s Real Estate Boom

Jared Harrell, assistant professor of practice in finance, gave expert opinion on west Lubbock’s real estate boom for KCBD news. Read the KCBD article here. THIS SUPPORTS THE EFFORTS OUTLINED IN THE RAWLS COLLEGE OF BUSINESS STRATEGIC PLAN. LEARN MORE ABOUT THE LEADER 2020 STRATEGIC PLAN AND FOLLOW OUR PROGRESS ON TWITTER AT #RAWLSLEADS.

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 […]

Dr. Cogliser and Dr. Gardner Visit Indonesia and Present on Leadership

Dr. Claudia Cogliser, associate professor of management in the Rawls College of Business and associate dean for the Texas Tech Graduate School, and Dr. William Gardner, the Jerry S. Rawls chair in leadership and director of the Institute for Leadership Research, traveled to Indonesia on March 11-16 where they spoke about leadership at different venues. […]

Dass’ Marketing Research Accepted for Publication in Top Journals

Dr. Mayukh Dass – J.B. Hoskins Associate Professor of Marketing, director of the Rawls Business Leadership Program, and marketing Ph.D. advisor – is a well-documented researcher and an influential member of the Rawls College team. Recently, Dass has co-authored several papers that range in topic from consumer marketing to management innovation. Below, find a breakdown […]

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 […]

Faculty Spotlight: Kristen Bigbee, Accounting

Originally from the small town of Tulia, Texas, Kristen Bigbee joined the Rawls College faculty as an accounting instructor in 2005. Today, she teaches Income Tax Accounting, Managerial Accounting, and the Seminar in Professional Practice courses. She also serves as the faculty advisor for the Accounting Leadership Council, which is a student organization open to […]