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Study Abroad Spotlight: Casey Whoolery-Pratt

Study Abroad Spotlight: Casey Whoolery-Pratt

Casey Whoolery-Pratt is a senior marketing major from Sweetwater, TX. She studied abroad in Frankfurt, Paris and London on a faculty-led program over the winter intersession. Read the Q&A below to learn about her study abroad experiences. What motivated you to study abroad? I was raised in a family where travel is the best form […]

Study Abroad Spotlight: Sabrina Nguyen

Sabrina Nguyen is a senior supply chain management major from Dallas. She studied abroad in London during the spring semester. Read the Q&A below to learn about her study abroad experiences. What motivated you to study abroad? I wanted to study abroad to get out of my comfort zone and experience the world outside of […]

RBLP Awarded $10,000 Excellence Grant

The Rawls Business Leadership Program (RBLP) was awarded a $10,000 Excellence Grant by the Texas Tech Alumni Association for being an innovative and beneficial program to students at Texas Tech University. In particular, the grant focuses on the program’s distinguished speaker series, which occurs regularly throughout the year and invites graduates who have success in business […]

Courtney Bartholomew Wins the TTU Parent’s Association Student Academic Citizenship Award

Courtney Bartholomew, a senior accounting major from Mansfield, TX, received the Student Academic Citizenship Award from the Texas Tech Parent’s Association at their Award’s Breakfast on Saturday, April 8. The award is given to one student from each college who shows academic excellence and demonstrates leadership in and out of  the classroom. Bartholomew was nominated […]

SHRM Student Organization Receives National Award

The Texas Tech chapter of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) was the recipient of SHRM’s “Outstanding Student Chapter” award for 2016-17. The Rawls College’s SHRM chapter was one of only 20 chapters out of an applicant pool of 300 to receive this prestigious award, and is the second Texas-based student chapter to ever […]

Rawls College Professors Cultivate Entrepreneurs by Mentoring

Rawls College professors, Dr. Michael Ryan and Sandra Ryan, both mentor entrepreneurs at the Texas Tech University Innovation Hub at Research Park. Michael Ryan is a professor of management, while also serving as the executive director for both the Institute for Leadership Research and for the Center for Entrepreneurship and Family Business. Sandra Ryan also teaches management […]

Study Abroad Spotlight: Elliot Sheridan

Elliot Sheridan is a senior marketing major from Greensboro, NC. He studied abroad in Barcelona, Spain during the spring semester. Read the Q&A below to learn about his study abroad experiences. What motivated you to study abroad? I studied abroad because I grew tired of the same routine in Lubbock, TX. Yearning for change, I knew […]

Rawls Ambassador Spotlight: Andrea Urias

Andrea Urias is a senior supply chain management major from El Paso, TX and is expected to graduate in May 2018. She is involved with Mortar Board, President’s Select, Rawls Business Leadership Program, Chi Omega and the Tech Supply Chain Association. She is interning with Lockheed Martin this summer. Read why she loves the Rawls […]

Rawls Executive Mentor Program Forges Meaningful Relationships

The Rawls College of Business not only promotes active learning for students in the classroom, but also emphasizes the importance that students gain valuable experiences outside of the classroom. Having a mentor encourages students to proactively establish business relationships and provides an opportunity for them to gain firsthand experience in developing a professional relationship. Mentors […]

Rawls Students Win at iLaunch Competition

The Texas Tech University Innovation Hub at Research Park concluded its two-day Spark Conference on April 28 by announcing the winners of the iLaunch Competition and the Global Laboratory for Energy Asset Management and Manufacturing (GLEAMM) competitions. The iLaunch competition is an investor pitch event open to identify, grow and launch startup companies and the […]