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Rawls Ambassador Spotlight: Luis Marroquin

Rawls Ambassador Spotlight: Luis Marroquin

Luis Marroquin is a senior supply chain management major from Dallas, TX and is expected to graduate this May. He is currently serving as a Rawls College Ambassador and is also involved with Sigma Phi Epsilon, Tech Marketing Association, Tech Supply Chain Association and Tech CEO.  Learn more about why he loves the Rawls College, why he decided […]

Alumnus Dirk Dieterich Discusses Entrepreneurship with RBLP Students

Dirk Dieterich – current owner and officer for West Royalties, LLC; Charts, Ltd.; Eco-Logical Environmental Services, Inc.; Turbo-Trac, USA, Inc.; and West Discovery, LLC – recently spoke with Rawls Business Leadership Program students about his experience as an entrepreneur and how his time at Texas Tech helped shape his future. Dieterich, who graduated with a […]

Alumnus Jarrod Upton Offers Advice and Insights to RBLP Students

Rawls alumnus and current executive at United Capital, Jarrod Upton, recently joined Rawls Business Leadership Program students to offer insights and advice based on his experiences at Rawls and beyond. During a luncheon in the Dean’s Suite, students were encouraged to ask questions and engage in open conversation about the financial planning industry, as well […]

Vivian Luu Awarded Larry Burk Memorial Undergraduate Scholarship

Vivian Luu, a senior Management major from Saginaw, Texas and president of the Texas Tech Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), has been awarded the Larry Burk Memorial Undergraduate Scholarship from the SHRM Foundation. The competitive scholarship is awarded to students who demonstrate great potential as future leaders in human resources. Of the 100 applicants who […]

DECA Tech Qualifies for International Competition

The DECA Tech organization had seven students place in the Texas Collegiate DECA competition Feb. 18-19 in Austin, Tx. Each student now qualifies to participate in the International Collegiate DECA competition on April 19-23 in Anaheim, Calif. The students were lead by faculty advisor, Barbie Chambers, a Rawls College Assistant Professor of Practice and Director of Business Communication. […]

Student Org. Spotlight: Texas Tech Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM)

What is the mission/purpose of SHRM? The mission of SHRM is to stimulate interest in the field of human resources (HR) and to provide assistance in developing members’ careers in HR. Who is eligible to join SHRM? All students, regardless of their majors, are eligible to join SHRM. Since every person will deal with human […]

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 […]

SCM Students Attend 37th Annual Operations Stimulus Conference

Five Rawls College of Business supply chain students and faculty member, Dr. Stephen Rutner, attended the 37th Annual Operations Stimulus Conference sponsored by the Denver Transportation Club Feb. 2-4 in Denver, Colo. The conference delivers meaningful information about the supply chain industry to practitioners and future logisticians. In addition to attending the conference, students also got to […]

Supply Chain Students Meet with Recruiters at TSCA Breakfast

  Students in the supply chain management program at the Rawls College of Business had the opportunity to network and interact with supply chain recruiters at the annual Tech Supply Chain Association breakfast, sponsored by Briggs Equipment. The breakfast was held Wednesday, Feb. 22, the day of the Spring 2017 Career Expo. This year, over 100 supply […]

Students Honored For Their Academic Excellence in the Fall 2016 Semester

The Rawls College of Business hosted an honors reception on Wednesday, Feb. 22 to recognize students who demonstrated academic excellence in the fall 2016 semester. Overall, 408 students made the President’s list for maintaining a 4.0 GPA for the semester and 923 students made the Dean’s list for having a 3.5 or higher GPA for the semester. To view […]