Five business graduates receive 2015 Distinguished Alumnus Awards

By • May 15th, 2015 • Category: Students, Texas A&M

Five business graduates are among those given 2015 Distinguished Alumnus Award – the highest honor bestowed upon a former student of Texas A&M University, awarded since 1962 to fewer than 250 of Texas A&M’s 425,000 former students. Presented jointly by the university and The Association of Former Students, this award recognizes Aggies who have achieved excellence […]

Zambians enjoy reciprocal visit to Mays

By • May 14th, 2015 • Category: Faculty, Mays Business, Students, Texas A&M

A group of educators and students from the University of Zambia visited Mays Business School on May 14. It was a reciprocal visit after a group of 15 Regents’ Scholars visited the southern African nation in the summer of 2014. Phillips 66 sponsored that two-week trip. Mays lecturer Henry Musoma (left) and Associate Dean Marty Loudder (center) hosted the group. […]

Fish Aides show appreciation with annual Custodial Appreciation Banquet

By • May 6th, 2015 • Category: Mays Business, Students

Student leadership organization Fish Aides seeks to empower not only its members, but also every individual that its members encounter, through encouragement, enthusiasm and service. To give back to those who have served the university daily and to provide freshmen students an environment to grow and learn from one another, Fish Aides hosted its third […]

Co-op with NASA challenges accounting major

By • February 27th, 2015 • Category: Mays Business, Students

Eighteen-year-old Arden Robertson is unclassifiable. According to her age she is a freshman, at football games for ticket pull she is a senior, and her transcript confirms that she is a master’s degree candidate. Though she may be hard to define on paper, there is no questioning her belonging at Texas A&M University. Robertson, a […]

MBA Students Help Create A Day Camp for Children With Disabilities

By • May 21st, 2014 • Category: Students, Texas A&M

Fifteen MBA students teamed up with Camp LIFE to create and hold the first Camp LIFE Family Day Camp, which attracted 51 campers in April. The MBA student volunteers paired up with their campers and families to support and encourage each camper throughout the day. This year, family members also were invited to stay at […]

Business vs. busyness

By • April 3rd, 2014 • Category: Departments, Students, Texas A&M

Business does not mean busyness, nor is busyness a measure of importance. I must admit, I have fallen for this fallacy virtually every semester of my college career. Every semester I tell myself that this one is going to be different, that I’m going to learn how to say no.

High Tea with IT: A Conference for Women in Information Technology

By • March 6th, 2014 • Category: Centers, Students, Texas A&M

Mays Business School\’s Center for the Management of Information Systems invites all Texas A&M University students interested in a career in IT and current IT professionals to attend its 15th annual Women in IT Conference. The event will be held on Friday, March 21, 2014 from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m in room 2400 of Texas A&M\’s Memorial Student Center.

Ideas challenge welcomes students from across campus

By • March 3rd, 2014 • Category: Centers, Programs, Students, Texas A&M

Any Texas A&M University student interested in entering the annual Raymond Ideas Challenge can attend a workshop on Wednesday (March 5) in Wehner 190 and Thursday (March 6) in Rudder 302. Both will be from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Grow and give back: Executive uses personal mantra to mentor students

By • February 25th, 2014 • Category: Executive Speakers, Programs, Students, Texas A&M

Doss Cunningham \’04 lives life according to his personal mantra: grow and give back. Cunningham, a graduate of the Professional Program in Accounting at Mays Business School, personifies an entrepreneurial spirit and a willingness to take risks in order to succeed.

MBA Venture Challenge brings spotlight on new businesses

By • February 17th, 2014 • Category: Centers, Departments, Featured Stories, Programs, Students, Texas A&M

In the 2014 MBA Venture Challenge, more than 100 business and academic leaders from around the Brazos Valley judged companies created by the MBA students at Texas A&M University. The judges ranked early-stage startup companies and provided valuable feedback.