Disney dreams 2013

By • January 3rd, 2014 • Category: Perspectives

Thirty business honors students spent four days at Walt Disney World in Orlando, Fla., in November 2013. In one of the most enviable trips of a college career, the students enjoyed behind-the-scenes tours and interactive sessions with company leaders on topics such as capital planning, leadership, pricing, finances, international opportunities and marketing.

Born for business

By • October 29th, 2013 • Category: Perspectives, Students, Texas A&M

Ever since I was 3 feet tall, I was trying to sell things and turn a profit. My mother used to go to craft shows, and she would let me sit at her booth and sell little bead key chains and “rexlaces.” Hard work and all, I loved doing business, and I knew I wanted to do it for the rest of my life.

My Russian Aggie Family

By • July 1st, 2013 • Category: Perspectives, Students, Texas A&M

After spending an eventful, memorable and bizarre week in Moscow, we headed for St. Petersburg for yet again another eventful, memorable, and bizarre week.

“Be a Traveler, Not a Tourist” — Fellows in New York City

By • April 25th, 2013 • Category: Perspectives, Students, Texas A&M

Cancun, Cabo, Gulf Shores and Panama City Beach—these are some of the top Spring Break destinations for college students. However, for the third year in a row, I found my suitcase filled with heavy overcoats, sweaters, gloves, scarfs, long pants and dress shirts. I was once again headed to New York City with the Mays Business Fellows Program.

Semester abroad offers more than tourist attractions

By • March 1st, 2013 • Category: Perspectives

My name is Shelby Potz-Nielsen \’13 and I am a senior finance major from Lake Kiowa, Texas. I recently declared a minor in Human Resource Development and am also working toward the Certificate in International Business.

Business Honors goes to Washington

By • December 2nd, 2011 • Category: Perspectives

Lauren Ray ’13 gives a recap of the Business Honors program’s recent trip to our nation’s capital.

Mutual expectations session launches Mays Academy of Learning and Teaching

By • October 4th, 2011 • Category: Perspectives

Mays Business School is a place where outstanding business faculty and outstanding business students meet to create outstanding business education. On Sept. 9, over a Friday afternoon lunch, faculty and students met with the goal of understanding each of their roles in the education process from the perspective of the other through an exercise called Mutual Expectations.

Building better business students with the FBI

By • August 3rd, 2011 • Category: Perspectives

Accounting and Business Honors major Alexandra Washington ’13 talks about her involvement in the Freshman Business Initiative at Mays.

A shocking experience

By • June 1st, 2011 • Category: Perspectives

Texas A&M Global Business Brigades just arrived back in the United States after an amazing week in Tortí Abajo, Panama. The mission of Global Business Brigades is to create sustainable change by empowering students and communities.

Fashion aficionados find spotlight in New York

By • April 6th, 2011 • Category: Perspectives

Mays marketing student Alexandra Sinatra ’11 talks about attending the Fashion Scholarship Fund (FSF) national scholarship competition in New York.