Topic: Investment

$6 Million Gift Will Fund Expansion of Texas Venture Labs

May 3, 2012

The Texas Venture Labs at the McCombs School of Business is now the Jon Brumley Texas Venture Labs, in recognition of a combined gift of more than $6 million from Fort Worth businessman and entrepreneur Jon Brumley to fund the growth of the program at The University of Texas at Austin.

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Investing in the future of entrepreneurship

May 3, 2012
Jon Brumley received his B.B.A. in 1961 from the McCombs School of Business.

A $6 million gift from Fort Worth businessman and entrepreneur Jon Brumley will fund the growth of the Texas Venture Labs program.

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'Investor-Ready' Startups Showcased at Global Venture Labs Investment Competition

May 1, 2012

The Global Venture Labs Investment Competition (Global VLIC), the longest-running investment competition for graduate student entrepreneurs, will be held May 2-5 at The University of Texas at Austin. The "Super Bowl of business plan competitions," this year's Global VLIC features more than 40 teams that gained eligibility by winning a regional new venture competition in the U.S. or internationally.

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Defining teaching by more than mere numbers

Nov. 14, 2011
Defining teaching by more than mere numbers

A new faculty productivity report reveals Texas receives an outstanding return on investment in University of Texas at Austin instructors.

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Texas Reaps Twice as Much as It Pays for University of Texas at Austin Faculty

Nov. 12, 2011

University of Texas at Austin instructors generate nearly twice as much revenue through research funding and educational dollars as they cost the state in salary and benefits, according to a report on faculty productivity issued by the university.

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