Women are primed for major positions in politics, a top strategist asserts

By • January 21st, 2014 • Category: Programs, Staff, Students, Texas A&M

HOUSTON – National public affairs strategist Catherine “Kiki” McLean breathed belief into nearly 100 women who gathered in the CITYCENTRE campus on Jan. 15. Her interactive presentation, “Making It In a Man’s World – A View from Inside the Beltway,” elicited laughter, groans and applause.

Diversity an essential ingredient of global businesses, EY executive explains

By • January 17th, 2014 • Category: Staff, Students, Texas A&M

Ken Bouyer spends his time looking for ways to support diversity in his company, EY (formerly Ernst & Young). Bouyer is the Americas Director of Inclusiveness Recruiting for EY and a passionate supporter of diversity who has spent years contributing to a corporate culture that empowers diverse hires to succeed.

Freshman students present research findings

By • December 4th, 2013 • Category: Programs, Staff, Students, Texas A&M

Instructors Richard Johnson and Henry Musoma see a need for students in the Freshman Business Initiative (FBI) to gain hands-on research experience as early as possible. In the program that helps Mays Business School freshmen transition into college, small groups of freshmen meet with student peer advisors and faculty mentors.

2013 Retailing Summit brings the basics to the forefront

By • November 14th, 2013 • Category: Centers, Faculty, Staff, Students, Texas A&M

Change. Engagement. Values. Passion. Omni-channel. These themes emerged prominently from the 2013 Retailing Summit recently hosted by Texas A&M University’s Center for Retailing Studies at Mays Business School.

Career closet offers Mays students professional attire

By • November 1st, 2013 • Category: Staff, Students, Texas A&M

What began as a request from one student for clothes nice enough to wear to a job interview has snowballed into a new service benefiting all students at Mays Business School.

Three Days to Glory: Program Gives Aspiring Entrepreneurs a Chance to Shine

By • October 11th, 2013 • Category: Centers, Faculty, Programs, Staff, Students, Texas A&M

Students from across the Texas A&M campus will have the opportunity to see if they have what it takes to form their own tech-based company. The catch: they only have three days.

Mays Business School welcomes two directors in key positions

By • October 2nd, 2013 • Category: Departments, Staff, Texas A&M

Mays Business School added directors this week: David Perryman as the Communications Director and Patti Urbina as the new Full-Time MBA Director.

African adventure opens Regents’ Scholars’ eyes

By • September 18th, 2013 • Category: Staff, Students, Texas A&M

Dr. Henry Musoma, lecturer in the Undergraduate Programs Office, and 15 Mays Business School Regents’ Scholars boarded a plane on Aug. 3 and traveled over 6,000 miles across the world to spend nearly two weeks in Ghana.

Mays undergraduate programs hold steady in U.S. News rankings

By • September 11th, 2013 • Category: Departments, Staff, Students, Texas A&M

Mays Business School held its position among the nation’s top 30 undergraduate business programs accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business, U.S. News & World Report announced in advance of publication of its “Best Colleges” guidebook for 2014.

All Mays accounting programs break into top 10

By • September 11th, 2013 • Category: Departments, Staff, Students, Texas A&M

Texas A&M ranked in the top 10 in all areas – undergraduate, master’s and PhD programs – in the 2013 Public Accounting Report 32nd annual survey of accounting professors.