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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 […]

Rawls Student Establishes Global Business Brigades Chapter at Texas Tech

Kloe Burris, a junior Agriculture and Applied Economics and General Business dual major from Poteet, Texas founded a Global Business Brigades chapter at Texas Tech University in October 2016. Read more about the organization in the Q&A below. What is the Global Business Brigades? The Global Business Brigades is an organization that goes on annual weeklong […]

Student Spotlight: Juanitha Makamwe, Accounting

Juanitha Makamwe is on track to graduate with her Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting from the Rawls College of Business in May 2017. Makamwe is the founding president of the Tech Chapter of the National Association of Black Accountants (NABA), a member of the Accounting Leadership Council (ALC), and a mentor/tutor with the Mentor […]

Alumnus Spotlight: Jeremy Reiter, Accounting & Finance

Rawls alumnus Jeremy Reiter joined Montgomery Coscia Greilich LLP in April 2007, where he is an audit partner in the Assurance & Advisory Department. His primary focus includes financial statement audits, benefit plan audits, attestation services, project management, risk assessments, financial reporting including consolidation, and foreign exchange translation. Reiter has substantial experience in the following […]

Rawls Ambassador Spotlight: Surafell Kebede

Surafell Kebede is a senior Supply Chain Management major from Houston, TX. He is currently serving as a Rawls College Ambassador and is also involved with the Rawls Business Leadership Program, Tech Supply Chain Association and Delta Sigma Pi. He is expected to graduate this spring. Learn why he loves the Rawls College in the […]

Rawls Ambassador Spotlight: Kayla Wilkie

Kayla Wilkie is a senior Finance major with a Real Estate concentration from Corsicana, TX. She is currently serving as a Rawls College Ambassador and is involved with Rawls Select, Chancellor’s Ambassadors, Alpha Lambda Delta, Phi Eta Sigma, Gamma Beta Phi and the Rawls Real Estate Organization. She also spends time volunteering at the Texas Tech […]

Kiran Pedada Awarded Helen DeVitt Jones Excellence in Graduate Teaching Award

Rawls College marketing PhD candidate and graduate part-time instructor, Kiran Pedada, has been awarded the Texas Tech University Helen DeVitt Jones Excellence in Graduate Teaching Award for 2017. This award recognizes outstanding scholarly activity and excellence in teaching. Students must be nominated by a graduate faculty member to apply. Pedada has taught three courses since […]

Dr. Ricketts Provides Input About the Trans-Pacific Partnership

Dr. Robert Ricketts was recently featured in a debate on WalletHub over the effects of the Trans-Pacific Partnership on the United States.  To learn more about the TPP and Dr. Ricketts’ input, please visit the WalletHub website.

Finance Alumnus Named to On Wall Street’s “40 Under 40”

Rawls College alumnus and current Edward Jones Financial Advisor Russell Riggan was recently honored in On Wall Street magazine’s annual “40 under 40” list, which celebrates the top financial advisors under the age of 40. Riggan graduated from Texas Tech with a bachelor’s degree in finance in 2001 and an MBA in 2002, and has been with […]

Accounting Student Leaves Lasting Legacy

Every semester, the Rawls College highlights students who stand out and make a difference in the community. Mark Mitchell was certainly one of these students. Through his work ethic, values and commitment to learning, he demonstrated that “from here, its possible.” Mark truly exemplified everything a Red Raider stands for. A sophomore accounting major from San […]